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kite flying

n
(Commerce) commerce the practice of drawing cheques on deposits which are already committed, assuming that the delay in clearing the cheque will allow time to replenish the account. Also called: kiting
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Translations

kite flying

nSteigenlassen nteines Drachen; (Econ) → Wechselstreiterei f
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LAHORE -- Citizens got extra time off as the Eid holidays extended into the weekend, but some youngsters forgot the ban imposed in Lahore on kite flying.
New events include an obstacle race between the police and fire departments and KidsMatter teen participants and a skateboarding demo and open skateboarding at the Frontier Skate Park, located adjacent to the kite flying area.
LAHORE -- Police arrested 14 suspects involved in kite flying from different areas of Lahore on Sunday.
He said that SPs would send daily report to DIG office regarding crackdown against kite flying.
Police apprehended 17 suspects involved in kite flying from different areas of Lahore on Sun-day..
ISLAMABAD: Famous Kite Flying festival becoming famous among foreigners abroad including China as they are taking keen interest to be a part of this famous cultural festival held every year in the month of April, a report said Monday.
LAHORE -- Police apprehended 17 suspects involved in kite flying from different areas of Lahore on Sunday.
The kite flying festivity was considered an important part of Punjab's culture during Spring and harvesting season while it was celebrated by fun lovers across the country.
Two persons died in kite flying related incident in the metropolis two months ago.
To another question, he said that strict action was being taken against those violating the kite flying ban.
CM Usman Buzdar asked to take all possible steps to stop kite flying in Lahore and other cities specially on holidays to avoid human loss.
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Saturday took notice of kite flying and aerial firing incidents in Faisalabad.At least four people, including awoman, were killed as a result of aerial firing earlier in the day.