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Economic Activity

An act that requires use of resources or time. Examples include buying a stock or making a product to sell. The level of economic activity throughout an economy can be measured in a number of ways, with perhaps the most common being GDP.

economic activity

The production and distribution of goods and services at all levels. Economic activity and expected future levels of it have an important influence on security prices because of the interrelationship between economic activity and corporate profits, inflation, interest rates, and other variables. One frequently used measure of economic activity is the gross domestic product.
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Amman, May.7 (Petra) -- The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Supply said the law on monitoring and inspection of economic activities covers industrial, commercial, agricultural, tourism, craft, service, health and information technology activities.
'Business activities, economic activities, and movement of people.
Support under the RDP activity "Support for start-up of economic activities in rural areas", when the amount of support is up to 16 thousand.
They also provide a comprehensive database of all the fundamentals of economic activities in different sectors according to the latest international concepts and standards.
According to the preliminary data of the National Statistical Institute, the number of employed and work-related employees at the end of September 2018 decreased by 36.9 thousand, or by 1.6% compared to the end of June 2018, reaching 2.32 million.A Compared to the end of the second quarter of 2018, the largest decrease in the number of employed persons was observed in the economic activities "Hotels and restaurants" - by 14.8%, "Culture, sports and entertainment" - by 5.9%, and in "Mining and quarrying" by 2.3%.
LCCI President Sheikh Mohammad Arshad, Senior Vice President Almas Hyder and Vice President Nasir Saeed said political instability was ruining trade and economic activities in the country.
Companies carrying out economic activities in the development zone will be taxed at a rate of 5% on their income.
KARACHI -- President, Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Mian Mohammad Adrees and other FPCCI officials have described 9th ExpoPakistan 2015 very successful and foreseen significant positive impact on bilateral trade and other economic activities.
Published on Thursday, 10 October 2013 09:17 PNN The results of the surveys issued by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) show that there are 121,264 non-agricultural enterprises in private and non-governmental operating in the economic activities covered in Palestine.
Hourly earnings index, in Turkey, showing changes in regular and irregular payments to employees rose by 8.3% in the fourth quarter of 2012 compared to same quarter of the previous year for the total of covered economic activities. Economic activity breakdown shows that this figure was 7.5% for industry sector, 8.4% for construction sector and 10% for services sector.
In 2011, Abu Dhabi gross output of economic activities amounted to Dh1,068.4 billion
The UAE ministries of economy and health have signed a MoU aimed at establishing a solid institutional relationship between the both parties in the field of common economic activities.