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infrastructure

1. The components of information technology, including computer hardware, software, networks, and peripheral devices that are used to connect and send signals to computers and users.
2. Those buildings, supplies, policies, procedures and other assets that support the human resources of an institution.
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If any money is available and any urge is felt to do something more proactive, the Asian model of public investment in education, health care, and rural infrastructure might do a lot to create a social climate in which market institutions could enjoy public support.
Those areas are expansion of irrigation, improving agricultural extension services, speedy completion of the agrarian reform program, developing rural infrastructure, improving upland agriculture and natural resource management, strengthening local government units and improving the provision of rural credit.
The Stable Outlook reflects Fitch's view of CoBank's ability to manage through current and longer-term stress resulting from weakness in the agricultural sector or in rural infrastructure.
Mohammad Aslam Uqaili has said that due to deteriorating infrastructure of rural areas a population influx is being consistently recorded in urban parts of the province and there is need to reverse the situation by improving the rural infrastructure.
The grants will be spent for construction of schools, equipment of hospitals, improvement of rural infrastructure.
Rural Infrastructure Opportunity Fund" will serve as a source of private-sector capital to partner with USDA on a wide variety of infrastructure projects in rural communities.
28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CoBank, a leading cooperative bank serving agribusinesses, rural infrastructure providers and Farm Credit associations throughout the United States, has been named to Global Finance magazine's list of the world's safest banks for a third consecutive year.
While the government had a successful track record in building rural infrastructure, Nath said urban infrastructure was still " in a pathetic condition.
Rs 20,000 crore to be spent on rural infrastructure development, including Rs 5,000 crore for creating warehousing facilities
As its major components, the project focuses on 03 core areas comprising of; community development, agriculture development and rural infrastructure development.
Among the focuses of the discussion are the public sector enterprises, sources of industrial finance, extent of industrial sickness, tax incentives for industrialization and infrastructure development, industrial relations and labor laws, Indian industry and the World Trade Organization, energy needs and sources, transport infrastructure and services, communications and information technology, special economic zones, and urban and rural infrastructure and services.
The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) has approved soft-loan of Rs 4,392 crore to the Orissa government under the Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF).

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