Private enterprise Sentence Examples
The service which the government and the colonies desire is one which neither the Eastern Telegraph Company nor any other private enterprise is prepared to undertake on terms which can be considered in comparison with the terms upon which it can be provided by the associated governments."
The Post Office proposed to engage in active competition with the telephone companies, but the Treasury at that time opposed this policy on the ground that the state should at most be ready to supplement and not to supersede private enterprise.
The state monopoly was abolished in 1832, and mining has since been carried on by private enterprise.
He became a member of the Committee of Public Instruction early in 1793, and after carrying many useful decrees on the preservation of national monuments, on the military schools, on the reorganization of the Museum of Natural History and other matters, he brought forward on the 26th of June his Projet d'education nationale (printed at the Imprimerie Nationale), which proposed to lay the burden or primary education on the public funds, but to leave secondary education to private enterprise.
The third class were maintained by a syndicate of 13 merchants as a private enterprise for transmitting letters between the three great cities of KiOto, Osaka and Yedo and intervening places.Advertisement
Cinchona cultivation was introduced by the government in 1862, and has since been taken up by private enterprise.
A refinery was attached to the London Mint from 1816 to 1851, but was then let on lease and left to private enterprise.
Both the government and private enterprise maintain vernacular schools.
Melbourne has numerous state schools, and ample provision is made for secondary education by the various denominations and by private enterprise.
The collection of skins is now chiefly a matter of private enterprise.Advertisement
The majority of the yerbales (tea plantations) were formerly the property of the government, but have been acquired by private enterprise.
Several plantations have been successfully put out both by the Russian government and private enterprise in the Caucasus, but it is doubtful whether they could exist long but for the high rate of duty on tea entering Russia from foreign countries.
In Brazil organized private enterprise established a considerable settlement of German emigrants, and though any political power was for the time impossible, German commerce increased greatly throughout South America.
A movement initiated among the leading Moslems led in 1908 to the establishment as a private enterprise of a national Egyptian university devoted to scientific, literary and philosophical studies.
In 1870 a new policy of railway development by the direct agency of the state was inaugurated; and in 1880 the system of encouraging private enterprise by state assistance was again resorted to.Advertisement
Instead of managing the land by the constant repetition of the same processes, by a customary immobility of tenure and service, by communalistic restrictions on private enterprise and will, local society began to try improvements, to escape from the bounds of champion farming.
The leaden tablets of the oracle contain no certain example of a response, though there are many questions, varying from matters of public policy or private enterprise to inquiries after stolen goods.
From this time forward, state, municipal and private enterprise have worked hand in hand to make the capital cosmopolitan.
This line runs through the heart of the city, and was originally a private enterprise.
After the opening of the circular railway in 1871, private enterprise set to work to develop these districts, and a " villa colony " was built at the edge of the Grunewald between the station West-end and the Spandauer Bock.Advertisement
The higher grade schools are also numerous, and there are special foreign schools established by private enterprise for the education of the children of foreign residents.
The new government, with this experience before it, decided on trusting to private enterprise to supply the necessary food, and on throwing the whole cost of the works which the locality might undertake on local funds.
Apart from national characteristics, the individual has far more to gain under the British system of private enterprise.
The Welshman had lived in a capitalist State where the shops and the factories the mines and the railroad were run by private enterprise.
The English cable companies urged that state interference with private enterprise was neither justifiable nor necessary, as the rates could be reduced and an alternative cable route to Australia arranged on reasonable terms without it, and that the Cape route would be the best alternative route.Advertisement
He had done much to establish British influence on the Niger, but after his death the British government abolished the consulate (1866), and it was through private enterprise that some twenty years later the district where Baikie had worked so successfully was finally secured for Great Britain (see Nigeria).
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