long-delayed

See: back, overdue
References in classic literature ?
Some long-delayed mail had been forwarded from the nearest place of civilization and there were letters for all, including several for our hero.
Ramos on Thursday urged President Duterte to finish by next year the long-delayed Edsa memorial center as a lasting tribute to democracy and the 1986 People Power Revolution that toppled the Marcos dictatorship.
The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has sanctioned the P780-million fund to build the long-delayed Bicol International Airport.
Summary: The main developer of one of Dubai's Falcon City of Wonders announced that the long-delayed project would gain new life this year with around US$ 2 billion in new developments.
LONDON, Rajab 17, 1435, May 16, 2014, SPA -- British Prime Minister David Cameron says a long-delayed report on the Iraq war should be published by the end of 2014 -five years after the inquiry began, AP reported.
Summary: Egypt is reviewing its economic program as it seeks to complete long-delayed talks with the International Monetary Fund on a $4.
Summary: Bernard Hopkins won a unanimous decision against Roy Jones Jr in tough fight, finally avenging a 1993 defeat in a long-delayed re-match.
Summary: The Iraqi parliament on Sunday approved a long-delayed election bill paving the way for a national vote in January 2010 after overcoming a row over the disputed city of Kirkuk, lawmakers said.
Asked if the signing of the already long-delayed deal would be postponed, Abu al-Gheit told reporters it "might be for a few weeks", without confirming Hamas reports that Cairo had agreed to a delay.
RELIEVED Walsall Council engineers have clocked up another milestone in the long-delayed revamp of the town centre ring road.
A hearing is to be held this month before a date is set for the long-delayed trial, authorities said.
Sonthi Boonyaratglin said yesterday that Bangkok's long-delayed $4 billion Suvarnabhumi Airport will open next week as planned and a similar statement was offered by Airports of Thailand.