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Frederic Grare, the other panelist, said that he was partly agreed with Mussadik Malik about the benefits of the CPEC but he was still unsure about the merits and demerits of the project, saying that 'there are possibilities of more tensions in the future for Pakistan with its neighbor India,'.
A zero-base system awards points for evidence of conditions as they should be--rather than assigning demerits based on deficiencies discovered.
Just as our Demerit Action Groups track down the cause of deficiencies before a truck reaches a customer, our Quality Action Groups use warranty claims to locate the source of problems that appear after delivery, and implement solutions.
The kinds of merits and demerits listed reflect the mixed Taoist and Confucian outlook of the ledgers.
WA Police has flexed its muscle ahead of the double demerit period which kicks in at midnight tonight until January 4, 2015.
A flurry of letters to the editor filled the Spectator's opinion page daily in the weeks leading up to Christmas as readers debated the merits and demerits of celebrating a Christian feast in what some saw as a pluralistic society that allegedly uses "tolerance" as its watchword.