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Arabic translation: النظام العام للأفضليات

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English term or phrase:GSP:Generalized System of Preferences
Arabic translation:النظام العام للأفضليات
Entered by: Amer al-Azem
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07:25 Jul 1, 2003
English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: GSP
Generalized System of Preferences
an American program
Amer al-Azem
Local time: 15:01
نظام الأفضليات العام، نظام الأفضلية العام، النظام العام للأفضليات
Explanation:
Although the expression uses "generalized," not "general," I would prefer العام, not المعمم

This is based on my reading of the introduction to the system found here:

http://www.ustr.gov/reports/gsp/intro.html

"The U.S. Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) provides preferential duty-free entry for more than 4,650 products from approximately140 designated beneficiary countries and territories. The GSP program was instituted on January 1, 1976, and authorized under Title V of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2461 et seq.) for a 10-year period. The authorization was renewed four times. . . "

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5 +8نظام الأفضليات العام، نظام الأفضلية العام، النظام العام للأفضلياتFuad Yahya


  

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نظام الأفضليات العام، نظام الأفضلية العام، النظام العام للأفضليات


Explanation:
Although the expression uses "generalized," not "general," I would prefer العام, not المعمم

This is based on my reading of the introduction to the system found here:

http://www.ustr.gov/reports/gsp/intro.html

"The U.S. Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) provides preferential duty-free entry for more than 4,650 products from approximately140 designated beneficiary countries and territories. The GSP program was instituted on January 1, 1976, and authorized under Title V of the Trade Act of 1974 (19 U.S.C. 2461 et seq.) for a 10-year period. The authorization was renewed four times. . . "




    Reference: http://www.ustr.gov/reports/gsp/intro.html
Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7167

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Shazly
31 mins

agree  mutarjem
3 hrs

agree  Sudqi Adi
7 hrs

agree  shfranke: Go with " النظام العام للأفضليات"
7 hrs

agree  globalvil
9 hrs

agree  sandouk
11 hrs

agree  Saleh Ayyub
13 hrs

agree  AhmedAMS
35 days
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