Subvention sentence example

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  • The government paid the company a subvention of f3935 monthly.
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  • The poorer communes are aided by a state subvention.
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  • 53 the emperor Claudius made a subvention of io million sesterces (I,087,50o).
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  • Spain, which was bound by treaty to join Napoleon, was allowed to preserve a show of neutrality by paying a monthly subvention.
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  • Technical instruction is provided by the polytechnic school (1829), which is a state institution, and the school of the Technical Society, which, though a private foundation, enjoys public subvention.
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  • The annual expenditure was over 26,000,000, of which sum 7,500,000 was provided by state subvention.
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  • In granting a concession for a new railway the practice is to give it to the company that offers to construct it with the lowest subvention.
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  • The primary schools for both sexes are kept up by the municipalities, at an annual cost of about 1,000,000, to which the state contributes a small subvention.
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  • Apart from its share of taxation Northern Ireland received a subvention from the Westminster Parliament.
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  • An immediate effect of this would be to reduce the subvention to Northern and Westminster.
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  • The Association paid a subvention of £ 150 to JACT in respect of administration costs.
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  • The north's economy continued to be kept artificially afloat by the huge annual subvention from the taxpayer.
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  • There will be a travel subvention of up to £ 550.
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  • By a law passed by the French chambers in 1902 a subvention of £20,000 a year for fifty years was granted to the company owning the railway (see further Abyssinia).
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  • The north 's economy continued to be kept artificially afloat by the huge annual subvention from the taxpayer.
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  • The first phase of the subvention reform made subsidized care available to those born in 1946-1955 from 1 st April 2001.
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  • State subvention will be an essential part of any program.
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  • But the Bagdad Railway Company' (the share capital of which is £600,000 half paid up), naturally anxious to earn the whole of the capitalized subvention, completed the construction of the entire 200 kilometres.
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  • The local chief accepted this change on condition that he should retain his local authority, and receive a yearly subvention of 1000 until 1870.
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  • In 1905 imports into Kaiser Wilhelms Land were valued at £33,316, and exports at £7702, and the estimated expenditure for1907-1908of £76,000 included an imperial subvention of £57,696.
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  • The governor-general represents the territories in civil affairs; the budget is distinct from that of Algeria and an annual subvention is provided by France.
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  • The time-honoured question of the filioque was still in the foreground when it seemed for several reasons advisable to transfer the council to Florence: Ferrara was threatened by condottieri, the pest was raging; Florence promised a welcome subvention, and a situation further inland would make it more difficult for uneasy Greek bishops to flee the synod.
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  • Before it he exposed the deficit in the treasury, and proposed the establishment of a subvention territoriale, which should be levied on all property without distinction.
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  • As early as 1881 the government had published a proposal for a subvention to German shipping; ~ it was criticized with peculiar energy by Bamberger ~ and the Free Traders; a Bill introduced in 1884 was abandoned, but in 1885 Bismarck succeeded in carrying a vote by which, for fifteen years, four million marks could annually be devoted to helping a line of mail steamers to the Pacific and Australia and a branch line in the Mediterranean.
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  • At the same time special privileges were granted to articles imported by sea, so as to foster the trade of Trieste and Fiume; as in Germany a subvention was granted to the great shipping companies, the Austrian Lloyd and Adria; the area of the Customs Union was enlarged so as to include Trieste, Istria and Dalmatia, as well as Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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  • This transplantation of plaice in Denmark has been annually repeated for several years with the most successful results, and a suitable subvention to the cost is now an annual charge upon the government funds.
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  • Mission work among the Indians is entrusted to the Propaganda Fide, which has five colleges and a large number of missions, and receives a small subvention from the state.
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  • His maiden speech, on the subvention to the king of Sardinia, was made on the 3rst of January 1794.
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  • He advocated as the true reform, against the scheme of entrusting elections to the members of the senate, the use of college funds and the subvention of scientific and professorial work.
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  • Its large revenues, derived to a great extent from house property in Leipzig and estates in Saxony, enable it, in conjunction with a handsome state subvention, to provide rich endowments for the professorial chairs.
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