localisation localisation

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (physiology) the principle that specific functions have relatively circumscribed locations in some particular part or organ of the body
  2. (n) a determination of the place where something is

News

  • MDA extends provision of RADARSAT-2 information with operational customer

    MacDonald , Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, announced today that it has signed contracts totaling approximately CA$3.5 million dollars with Collecte Localisation Satellites (CLS), France . MDA will extend its provision of RADARSAT-2 data to ground stations located in Brest, France ; La Reunion Island; and ...
    on February 25, 2014     Source: SpaceRef

Quotes

  1. "Foreign assembly companies working in Russia can also count on support from the state," Putin said in remarks reported by the news agency. "Of course, that means they have to fully comply with production localisation demands."
    on Dec 19, 2008 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Reuters

  2. "The company will be a significant employer in the west of Ireland, hiring third-level graduates in IT, software engineering, localisation, finance and multi-lingual customer support, and will contribute to the further development and attractiveness...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: Eamon O Cuiv Source: Siliconrepublic.com

  3. "As president, I want to ease China's five pressure points, which are belittlement, marginalisation, localisation, getting rid of our government and getting rid of our sovereignty," Chen said in a televised speech.
    on Oct 9, 2007 By: Chen Shui-bian Source: Scotsman

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