private sector

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private sector

the part of a country's economy that consists of privately owned enterprises
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Presentations/theme based Breakout sessions scheduled to address the concerns of the Private Industry and to provide an opportunity to interact with DPSUs/MoD officials to clarify their individual queries.
NASA clarified it was not against for-profit space exploration, documents show, plus the space agency has been working with the private industry for years.
He said private industry could invest in PAC facilities on public-private partnership basis for upgradation, modification and capacity enhancements of existing facilities and creating new facilities.
After all, you've got a huge private industry fully willing to spend its own money.
Caption: Access to selected benefits, private industry, March 2013
The biggest job gains in private industry for the comparable months in 2011 and 2012 came in retail trade, educational and health services, and leisure and hospitality.
In its annual report, the panel said relying on private industry to carry astronauts into space would be "unwise and probably not cost-effective.
I believe that if public accounting firms and private industry would take more time with their candidates before making a determination as to whether they are a fit there would be more hiring and less searching.
As an added benefit to the students, he also offered career guidance and perspectives based on his long career as an acquisition practitioner both in government and private industry.
NASA plans to spend about $80 million over the next four years to spur private industry to develop technologies needed for space exploration.
He shares valuable insights from both private industry and IRS perspectives.
Graduates from the program can pursue careers as research scientists at universities, in all levels of government, with private industry, or with forestry and environmental consulting companies.

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