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satellite city

A self-supporting city planned within the natural growth pattern of another major city.It is intended to stop urban sprawl,supply an alternate mini central business district,and provide high-speed (preferably mass-transit) access between the major city and its satellites.

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Similarly, another satellite city will be constructed to the northeast of the Valley, which will be built on 10,000ropanis of land.
Dubai: Dubai Municipality has given the go-ahead for the implementation of the Desert Rose City, a smart and sustainable satellite city project that was announced in 2014.
I ask you to make proposals to link the satellite city with the appropriate infrastructures of Bishkek and to prepare a bids provision within a month to attract investors.
Another satellite city - Cambodia People's Party (CPP) Sena
The community, located in New Cairo, was followed by Al Qatameya and 6th of October City -- Cairo's main satellite city where the majority of stock in Q4 2013 was delivered.
An investment fund is to build a satellite city near Bulgaria's capital Sofia, sources close to the entity have said.
In order to meet the demand, Pegatron has started building a new plant at Kunshan, a satellite city near Shanghai where all its iPhones are assembled, the Liberty Times said without identifying its source.
A collapse in April killed 72 people in Thane, a satellite city just outside Mumbai.
5 million-person satellite city, a 30-mile canal to divert shipping from the Bosporus and a third Bosporus bridge and road network to connect the region with greater ystanbul and Asia.
Ascott's managing director for strategic development, Alfred Ong, who oversees the company's business in India, said: "Gurgaon, New Delhi's flourishing satellite city, is one of India's most promising hospitality markets.
Dubai has proposed a series of mega projects reminiscent of its boom years before the downturn hit in 2009, which include theme parks and a satellite city named after the ruler.
His acting credits include Twin Town, High Hopes and Satellite City, the latter two of which he also co-wrote.
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