Unfreeze


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Unfreeze

To remove a restriction on an account, asset, or anything else. For example, a government may unfreeze salaries that it previously controlled, or a bank may unfreeze an account after a debt has been repaid.
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NSBA is hopeful that this announcement portends real progress in the effort to unfreeze the secondary market.
The Japanese government will unfreeze assets held in Japan by four Afghanistan banks, the government said Monday.
The Japanese government said Tuesday it will unfreeze the 77 million yen in deposits held in Japan by Afghanistan's central bank in line with the inauguration of an interim administration in the war-torn country.
The Japanese government announced earlier in the day it will unfreeze food aid to North Korea and plans to reopen talks on normalizing diplomatic relations.
As a good start, why not unfreeze the council house sales receipts lying useless in local authority accounts, and buy these homes back?
There wasn't time for the coach to unfreeze the pool, so the kids had to have their meet somewhere else.
For change to occur in our health care system, there must be enough discontent to unfreeze attitudes and force a paradigm shift.
SBA is optimistic the TALF will help unfreeze the secondary markets and help restore liquidity to the small business lending industry.
According to Patsalis' proposals his ministry will agree to the immediate implementation of the new system for state doctors' overtime pay drawn by Deloitte, the review of the contracts of newly-hired doctors and for the inclusion of provisions that will secure better working conditions, as well as for the support of the motion to unfreeze 56 hospital administrator posts.
The Maltese PM said he also invited a team from the Libyan authorities to go to Malta and make the necessary fact finding to enable them to unfreeze the assets in line with international law.
Foreign Minister Bob Carr today instructed the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) to call in Israel's Ambassador to Australia, HE Mr Yuval Rotem, to convey the Australian Government's grave concern at reports of Israeli decisions to build 3,000 new housing units in East Jerusalem and the West Bank, to unfreeze planning in the area known as E1 and to withhold tax revenue from the Palestinian Authority.
Summary: The European Union decided Wednesday to unfreeze all funds and assets of the Central Bank of Libya and the Libyan Arab Foreign Bank held in the bloc.