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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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This new zone replaces the expiring Jackson County Enterprise Zone.
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It said that Downtown Zone would comprise of business zones and central area of the city and Old Town Zone would comprise historical and original core with heritage buildings and streets.
Even though in the past, Pakistan wanted to establish such zones and tried to set up special economic zones but the attempts were not particularly successful back then, according to an article published by China Daily on Wednesday.
The new addition sees the total designated zones increasing to 23 across the UAE.
Designated Zones are the areas that meet the conditions stated in the Cabinet Decision No.
The Ministry said in a statement on Thursday: "Although Designated Zones are part of the UAE territory, for VAT purposes, they are treated as being outside the UAE.
The main purpose of establishing free zones in the UAE was to serve as a business nucleus for companies to conduct business with the world, not in the UAE.
The first of Qatar's three planned economic zones may be open for business by the fourth quarter of 2016, according to Fahad Rashid Al-Kbi, CEO of Qatar Economic Zone Projects.
56/2002, the legal framework, which regularizes the work of the free zones in the Sultanate and the mechanism to establish these zones.
It noted that economic zones based in the United Arab Emirates dominated the Free Zones of the Future 2010/11 ranking, with seven of the top 25 zones coming from the UAE.