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However there are concerns about the quality of the software that underpins all of this, and we have not seen significant improvements.
THE UK's shared defence forces provide the "security and peace of mind" which underpin almost every area of the debate on Scottish independence, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said.
The contract also underpins our expansion plans for the Niteroi plant and allows us to support the growth ambitions of our customers in Brazil.
According to the report from Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, titled "How Sovereign Wealth Funds Are Underpinning Gulf States' Credit Quality", SWFs underpin fiscal and external stability for their sponsoring nations, and have become integral to their sovereign creditworthiness.
Sir Dryden says that if that is all added together and, with our total GDP standing at around $110 billion, "my rough estimate is that the Asian region now underpins about 20 percent of the New Zealand economy.
The increase in the real stock of housing in these countries is an important factor that underpins the situation and means that there are not large systemic risks.
Beijing understands that it is access to broad, liquid and diverse capital markets that underpins America's power.
To be part of the new technology development on such a key launch program is very significant to us and underpins the true value of our tools," said Philippe Collard, President and CEO of eNGENUITY Technologies Inc.
The ratings for syndicate 2007 continue to reflect the financial strength of Lloyd's, which underpins the security of all Lloyd's syndicates.