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federal district

also Federal District
n.
An area, such as the District of Columbia, reserved as the site of a federation's national capital.

federal district

or

federal territory

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an area used as the seat of central government in a federal system

Fed′eral Dis`trict


n.
a district in which the national government of a country is located, esp. one in Latin America.
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Noun1.federal district - a district set apart as the seat of government of a federation
administrative district, administrative division, territorial division - a district defined for administrative purposes
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Each of the four provincial assemblies elect 23 Senators, while eight are elected by MNAs from Fata and four by MNAs from the Islamabad Federal Territory.
The levellized tariff of US Cents 10/kWh based on 25 years operational period has been announced with overall capacity cap of 250 MW wherein share of each province and Federal Territory have been kept at 50 MW each.
According to the NEPRA notification, the levelized tariff of US Cents 10/kWh based on 25 years operational period has been announced with overall capacity cap of 250MW wherein share of each province and federal territory has been kept at 50MW each.
The levellized tariff of US Cents 10/kWh based on 25years operational period has been announced with overall capacity cap of 250 MW wherein share of each province and federal territory have been kept at 50 MW each.
Moreover, it had capped overall capacity at 250 megawatts wherein share of each province and the federal territory had been kept at 50 MW each.
The magazines are delivered exclusively within the german federal territory.
The Kuala Lumpur Federal Territory as well as Selangor were high income states, the four northern states were low-income, and the remaining eight states were middle-income.
The minister said in term of improvement of out of school children, the federal territory area witnessed remarkable improvement of 55 per cent during last three years, while Punjab made 23 per cent and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa made 9 per cent improvement.
BIMP-EAGA covers Brunei Darussalam; Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Maluku and West Papua in Indonesia; Sabah, Sarawak and the federal territory of Labuan in Malaysia; and Mindanao and Palawan in the Philippines.
Islamabad -- Federal government is all set to sacrifice another Inspector General (IG) of federal territory as with the arrival of new IG, PTI has planed to hold its commemoration day at Fatima Jinnah Park Islamabad.
As PAAB progressively acquires the water assets and related liabilities in the the peninsula and the Federal Territory of Labuan, we expect its debt load to grow beyond its current MYR 17.
The inauguration was attended by Xeikon customers and was presided over by Cheong Kok Wai, president, Selangor & Federal Territory Chinese Printing Presses Association, Dato Koay Hean Beow, president of the Malaysian Printing Association and Wim Maes, CEO of Xeikon.

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