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Innovative and unprecedented. The narration in this novel is truly ground-breaking—I've never read anything like it! We've had some really ground-breaking legislation this year that will influence the laws in this nation for decades to come.
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He thanked the prime minister for performing the groundbreaking ceremony of his hospital project.
The innovative groundbreaking ceremony gave a sneak preview into Dutch innovations as a symbol of innovation and connection.
The groundbreaking ceremony was attended by Zameen.com Country Head Ahmad Bhatti, Vice President Haroon Malik, Senior Director Project Sales Laeeque Chaudhry, Director Project Development Fahad Arif Khawaja and other members of the senior management of both companies, alongside a large number of the companies' employees.
The airport development is expected to bring 2,000 jobs to the area by "ensuring fast, free delivery of their packages," Sarah Rhoads, the director of Amazon Air, said at the groundbreaking.
They joined the governor and congressman, Suarez and Yao, all wearing helmets and holding shovels in the noonday heat in the symbolic groundbreaking outside the huge tent put up for the historic event.
Officials said that most groundbreaking and inauguration ceremonies are expected to be held in April while the government hopes that either Prime Minister Imran Khan, K-P Chief Minister Mahmood Khan or provincial ministers perform the ceremony.
Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado, together with other Japanese and transportation officials, also joined the groundbreaking.
The groundbreaking ceremony of assembly plant for GAZ cars was held in Azerbaijan's Hajigabul industrial area on Feb.
" "We are postponing the groundbreaking for a later date.
Kartarpur [Pakistan], Nov 28 ( ANI ): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday performed the groundbreaking ceremony of much-awaited Kartarpur corridor here.
On Wednesday, Prime Minister Imran Khan will perform the groundbreaking of the 4-km-long corridor connecting Dera Baba Nanak in India's Gurdaspur district with Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD -- Terming its decision to open Kartarpur border a sign of sincerity towards restoration of peace in South Asian region, Islamabad on Sunday welcomed New Delhi's decision to send two ministers to the groundbreaking ceremony of the corridor that will provide visa-free access to the Indian Sikh pilgrims to Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al- Attiyah and Charge d'Affaires of the US Embassy to Qatar Ryan M Gliha cut a ribbon to mark the groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of Al Udeid Air Base.
Later in the day, he is scheduled to attend a meet-the-people's session and officiate the groundbreaking ceremony of the Bukit Mambai Johor Affordable Housing Scheme (RMMJ) in Labis.