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“priority” in the news

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Friday, May 3, 2019
The report calls the Chinese navy an "increasingly modern and flexible force," saying that the "modernization of China's submarine force remains a high priority.
“No one doubts that Gov. Inslee is going to make this his top priority as president,” Jigar Shah — cofounder and president of Generate Capital, a finance firm focused on various sectors, including renewable energy — told BuzzFeed News.
When the Washington governor launched his presidential bid in March, he pitched himself as the “only candidate who will make defeating climate change our nation’s number one priority.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
But for now hotels and restaurants have to suffer since the top priority for clean water is hospitals and schools, Le Manh Hao, deputy chairman of Sa Pa District, said.

Thursday, April 25, 2019
Turkish people find coal investments unfavorable – 57 percent of Turkish respondents said coal should not be given any priority in terms of investment while 56 percent said that coal investments are related to both water and air pollution.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
52 percent of the agencies admitted they haven’t set the correct priority for cybersafety, and 49 percent said they don’t have an adequate cybersecurity budget.

Monday, April 15, 2019
In a statement, Airbnb told CNN: "The safety and privacy of our community -- both online and offline -- is our priority.

Saturday, April 13, 2019
Economy, Syrian crisis and air defense top priorities: Altun

Saturday, March 30, 2019
"India is a very, very big priority for us," said Das.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Her priority is to get her own (twice-rejected) deal passed by Parliament.

Friday, March 22, 2019
Thanks to strong co-operation between the two sides, PetroVietnam has always been given priority to receive the maximum gas demand in dry season.

Monday, March 18, 2019
Addressing the launch ceremony, MPT Minister Thansamay Kommasith said that modernisation was a priority task of the Party and State of Laos, which was included in the resolution of the 10th National Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party.

Friday, March 15, 2019
Tech firms 'don't see this as a priority'
Hastening the search for new oil and gas fields is a priority of Việt Nam Oil and Gas Group this year to increase reserve. - Photo

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
"The enormity of it is quite well defined, and that is one of the reasons we think it is also one of our top priorities to keep elections safe and secure in India," Shivnath Thukral, Facebook's public policy director in India, told CNN Business.

Thursday, March 7, 2019
"I don't feel comfortable showing this, but I need to expose the truth to the population so they can have knowledge and keep their priorities in mind.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Q: I'm a few years away from retirement and just rolled over a big 401(k) from an old employer into an IRA. My priority is income, but I also don't want to give up growth. What's the best way to invest?

Monday, February 18, 2019
The White House initially blamed the slowdown of her formal nomination on the shutdown, but when the government re-opened, they would not say that getting her officially nominated was a priority.

Monday, February 11, 2019
North-South Expressway a top priority for government in 2019

Sunday, February 3, 2019
The project’s four key tasks were given priority, including a common-use shared database; a stimulation research and forecasting centre for socio-economic policies; a smart administration centre; and an information security centre.

Saturday, January 26, 2019
"Priority should be given to mobile platforms," he said, calling for the exploration of using artificial intelligence in news gathering, generation, distribution, receiving and feedback.

Friday, December 28, 2018
Plan things. Organize priorities. Do the ones that matter.

Monday, December 24, 2018
Individual investor Nguyễn Văn Mạnh said that the market regulators should put new securities products, which meet investors’ demand, at the top of the priority list such as intraday trading and pension funds.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Indonesia President Joko Widodo visited the disaster site Sunday and said the priority is to evacuate survivors and help aid workers bring in food and fresh water.

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Priority on agriculture is the foundation and essential for the rule of the country and the people's security," Xi said.

Saturday, June 2, 2018
This is our priority theater," Mattis said.