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developed country

an economically advanced country the economy of which is characterized by large industrial and service sectors, high levels of gross national product and INCOME PER HEAD. See Fig. 51 . See STRUCTURE OF INDUSTRY, DEVELOPING COUNTRY, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
Collins Dictionary of Economics, 4th ed. © C. Pass, B. Lowes, L. Davies 2005
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Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has urged industry players to be more active in helping the Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) program to create human capital that is capable of taking Malaysia to achieve a developed nation and become a 'world tiger'.
One can infer from his many consumer items that the boy on the left" is from a developed nation, most likely the United States.
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Each developed nation would get a certain emissions allowance for the first budget period and an equal or smaller allowance for the second budget period, starting in 2020.
Washington is the biggest emitter behind China and the only developed nation outside the Kyoto Protocol for limiting emissions to 2012.
The high level of farm subsidies is the first indication of the two-faced approach of the developed nations. The US, with only about 2.6 million people employed in farming, gives out more than $20 billion each year in subsidies, not counting special assistance such as the $16 billion package announced by Trump for the farmers hurt by China's hiked import tariffs on US farm products.
In the 1980s, developed nations began tightening legislation surrounding waste disposal and health standards.
A decade ago, 753 million individuals were using the Internet in developed nations, compared to 1,028 million in developing nations.
There is a tendency to frame the high debt issue as only one of emerging markets but remember many developed nations - Italy, Japan, the US - also have high debt.
Singh further alleged that other developed nations negotiating blocs, including the European Union, were also "standing on the sidewalk" by failing to take a stand for developing countries.
In most of the developed nations - all of this was once considered 'fiction,' has been 'non-fiction' for almost two decades.
In most of the developed nations all of this was once considered 'fiction,' has been 'non-fiction' for almost two decades.