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Zone

1. See: Free trade zone.

2. In marketing, an area that a single sales representative or team of sales representatives are assigned to cover. A sales representative whose zone is, for example, Oklahoma, is not allowed to try to sell products in Texas and vice versa. This helps prevents sales reps from competing with each other for commissions.
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Maine has already passed legislation that would move the state to Atlantic Time Zone and off Daylight Savings Time, but it's  contingent upon a voter referendum that is only triggered by Massachusetts and New Hampshire taking the plunge first.
At the most extreme ends of the country, people use the same time even if sunrise is approximately four hours apart India made a similar decision to continue using only one time zone by adjusting Indian time half way between the two time zones that used to divide the country (now at UTC +530 hours), with only approximately two hours solar difference appearing between the outermost parts of the country.
If you ask me I surely do not wish for different time zones on our island," Akinci had said.
Facilities in Central Time Zone -- 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm EDT (4:00 pm to 6:00 pm CDT)
The second aspect is the time zone in which a trader is operating.
If you are spending less than two days in a new time zone, you may be better off getting up, eating, and sleeping according to your home time.
Leaders who design their schedule grow and develop when they set time aside for the new time zones.
This is why we have brought time zone in our events, which is very important for remote teams.
Travellers are unable to set their second time zone on their GMT and multi- time zone watches to the half hour differential.
Time zones can complicate the taking of medication For short stays, it may be easier to keep taking them at your UK time.
The second time zone hand features a striking red or blue tip (dependent on the model) to ensure easy reading even with just a quick glance at the dial.
Show how the time zones operate, by showing how the time in our zone is calculated, if it is 12 Noon at Greenwich, England.