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DFA

Deterministic Finite-state Automaton. See Finite State Machine.
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The DFA said Yacob will hold a bilateral meeting with Duterte on September 9 to discuss areas of mutual interest and to further bilateral political, economic, cultural and people-to-people engagement.
'We are just providing the people of Misamis Oriental and Cagayan de Oro an easier way to apply for a passport,' Emano said, noting that obtaining a passport at the DFA regional office is a tedious process.
The DFA, through the Philippine embassy in Athens, continues to work for the repatriation of the remains of the third victim, Arian Palanas Lozano.
The event is also in celebration of the 121st anniversary of the proclamation of Philippine Independence, the 121st founding anniversary of the DFA, and the Eid'l Fitr celebration with DFA Muslim personnel.
The new DFA office which is also the 25th Consular Office to be opened outside Metro Manila, will cater to thousands of resident of Rizal province and nearby areas.
The DFA attained its first ISO certification under the ISO 9001:2008 standard in 2016, with the Authentication Division at its Office of Consular Affairs (OCA) in Aseana (DFA-Aseana) as the core process, and authentication-related offices in the Home Office as support.
The match between DFA Panjgoor and DFA Chaman was replayed on March 14.
"This investment not only fills an important need for the region by providing a local home for DFA members' milk (which was previously being transported to other areas of the country), but it also supports and enhances our global ingredients strategy, which benefits all our farmer members," says Rick Smith, president and CEO of DFA.
Mohammad Ghafoor as President DFA Dir and Khan Bahadar as Secretary, Syed Noor as President Kohat and Mohib Ur Rehman as Secretary, Mohammad Ashraf of DFA Hangu and Abdul Manan as Secretary, MA Latif Khan as President DFA, Jehangir Khan as Secretary, Sifayat Ullah as President DFA Bannu, Israr as Secretary, Rohullah President as DFA Karak, Ahmad Nawaz as Secretary, Aziz Mohammad of President Dir Upper, Sardar Yousaf as General Secretary, Qazi Wajid President DFA Nowshera and Mohammad Amjad as Secretary, Hizb Ullah President DFA Tank, Umar Farooq as Secretary.
Following its introduction, DFA became a driving.engineering principle at the company and was integrated alongside lean and six sigma initiatives in their internal training program.
Writing on his blog, the Oklahoma City-based advisor seeks to show that DFA's superior returns derive not merely from fund design characteristics -- factors that lead some investors to favor ETFs over mutual funds or index funds over actively managed funds, for example; rather it is superior fund management that makes DFA funds advantageous.
22, just before the scheduled start of the trial, the DFA agreed to settle the suit for $158.6 million.