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points system

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Brit a system used to assess applicants' eligibility for local authority housing, based on (points awarded for) such factors as the length of time the applicant has lived in the area, how many children are in the family, etc
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Two lucky UAE "safe drivers" won two cars as part of the Dubai Police's white points system.
Even a well-constructed points system won't satisfy those who want more draconian limits on immigration.
The new traffic points system has now been enforced and all Bahraini driving licence holders have been urged to visit the e-Government portal to find out about the points for each violation.
7 (BNA): The General Directorate of Traffic (GDT)'s Director-General Shaikh Nasser bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa said the Points System for Traffic Violations will become effectives on Monday, February 8.
It has been proven that deterrents such as the fixed charge/penalty points system are working and leading to a change in behaviour.
GOLF'S European Tour has implemented a points system for the new season in the hope of simplifying the Race to Dubai.
Following the success of The 2014 Race to Dubai, won by Rory McIlroy for the second time in three years after a superb season, The European Tour has decided to implement a points system for the duration of the 2015 campaign," said Chief Operating Officer of the European Tour Keith Waters.
Four–time Major winner Ernie Els has urged European Tour chiefs to revise their unfair points system.
DUBAI Formula one this year saw some interesting rules come into effect, including changes in the engines and points system.
The white points system is implemented by Dubai Police to encourage motorists to follow traffic rules and become safer drivers as well as to reduce the number of deaths in road accidents
14) Ultimately, however, a points system is effective in increasing the number of skilled immigrants, who not only fill labor shortages, but also start new businesses and generate new jobs and wealth.
I think now is time to introduce specific criteria for nominations and winners in the form a points system over the year, to avoid the awards each year becoming a farce.