U-turn


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U-turn

a sudden reversal of government ECONOMIC POLICY, often resulting from some unforeseen event (such as the oil price increases of 1973 and 1979, and the depreciation of the UK pound in 1992) or a rethink of a particular policy initiative that has failed to have its desired effect.
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In addition to above, Society tried its best to get a proper U-turn, but not succeeded yet even after CDA's promises.
ELITIST Tory MSP Jeremy Balfour made U-turn on cuts
Even if other teams put a target on their backs and attempt to eliminate them with the U-Turn, they will likely breeze through any excess challenge.
Because Fort Road is one way, vehicles from residential areas take a U-turn and from the PSO service station have no option but to go to Katchery Chowk.
The chief minister said that the work on the construction of U-Turn at Nathakhan Bridge has not been taken up so far.
Constructed under the interchange, the U-turn will accommodate traffic coming from Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Highway and heading for Sheikh Zayed Highway.
This fact has hardly been reported, whilst reports of Corbyn's supposed U-turn with regards to promises he did not actually make, were headline news for almost two weeks
As shown on the attached map, the U-Turn on Al Luqta Street near one of the Education City entrances will be closed.
RAWALPINDI -- Lack of fly over at Moregah More has posed life threat to citizens particularly padestrians owing to congestion of vehicular traffic at U-turn of this More.
Thousands of pedestrians cross this U-turn daily and due to intensified flow of traffic the people have to wait for hours to cross U-turn to move to other side of More.
Commonwealth northbound shall be partially closed from AFNI Building to San Simon U-turn slot; concrete barriers will be put up in front of AFNI Building.
16 Once again, another Conservative U-turn - before the General Election the 550 houses was voted against in a three-day planning meeting.