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Street

Means Wall Street financial community; brokers, dealers, underwriters, and other knowledgeable participants.
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Wall Street

A street in New York City that forms the center of its financial district. The NYSE, NASDAQ, and American Stock Exchange, among others, are headquartered on Wall Street. Additionally, several investment companies maintain their primary offices on or near Wall Street. Because of its influence on the wider financial world, Wall Street is often used as a byword for the financial industry in the United States and its lobbyists. In this sense, Wall Street is important to political discourse in the United States. The sheer amount of money traded on Wall Street render it vitally important to the global economy as well.
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With the assistance of industrialists, traders and philanthropists , environment-friendly and fruit producing trees will be planted on thoroughfares, green belts, educational institutions and public places.
He said local resident Asif Nawaz, who was not on good terms with the petitioner and his brothers, had joined hands with some Southern Areas Development Project officials to deprive the petitioner and his brothers of their landed property by trying to replace the said thoroughfare with a concrete one.
intersection, a part of the government thoroughfare, came on November 24.
Abu Dhabi: A new system of smart traffic signals is set to control congestion at intersections between thoroughfares and main streets, the Department of Municipal Affairs and Transport (DMAT) announced on Sunday.
Also a discussion ensued regarding a proposed thoroughfare of the Zubara Avenue with Palace Avenue.
One of the city of Worcester's main thoroughfares has changed little since this 1968 photo was taken.
While this may seem time-consuming, the study shows that it actually results in significant timesavings since drivers are not stuck waiting to make left-hand turns or for traffic from cross-streets to go across the thoroughfare.
Research by Mexico's National Institute of Public Health concluded that air pollution from high-traffic border crossings between the United States and Mexico poses serious health risks to the children who live near those thoroughfares. In the study, written up in a November 2003 CEC working paper, the researchers examined the effects of air pollutants and ozone on the respiratory health of children in the Mexican city of Ciudad Juarez, which lies just across the border from El Paso, Texas.
Aside from banning the buses from plying Edsa, its terminals are no longer allowed to operate along the said thoroughfare.
"Talagang bawal po mag-traverse ang kuliglig at tricycle sa major thoroughfare...(dahil) isa yan sa nagiging (sanhi ng) aksidente.
BECAUSE the effect of a one-time implementation of the delayed tariff adjustment on the North Luzon Expressway (Nlex) would be too huge for motorists to bear, the toll regulator has proposed to increase the toll rates on the thoroughfare on a staggered basis.
Manila The Philippine government will build a 22km tunnel or elevated highway at a cost of between 25 billion to 50 billion pesos (Dh2.8 billion to Dh4.16 billion) on Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (Edsa), the major thoroughfare where a people-backed military mutiny deposed former dictator Ferdinand Marcos and elevated Corazon Aquino to the presidency in 1986, a senior official said.