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public works

[′pəb·lik ′wərks]
(industrial engineering)
Government-owned and financed works and improvements for public enjoyment or use.
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A study prepared by the General Directorate of Civil Aviation stated that airport suffered from the numerous vacant posts, confirmed by the public works minister. "The current number is not enough," he said during the conference.
The Crown Prince received from the Interior Minister the final report compiled by the Southern Governorate and from the Works Minister an independent technical report on the collapse of parts of a ceiling in a shopping mall.
Communications and Works Minister Marios Demetriades said that Cyprus Airways "needs a strategic investor to survive in the long term." The Ministerial Committee reviewing the bids comprises the Ministers of Communications, Finance and Commerce, the Auditor-General and the consultants KPMG.
Summary: ABU DHABI - The UAE Federal government, represented by Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mubarak, Public Works Minister and Chairman of the board of the National Transport Authority and the Government of Abu Dhabi, represented by Nasser Al Suwaidi, Chairman of the Department of Economic Development -- Abu Dhabi and member of Abu Dhabi's Executive Council signed the contract for establishing the Etihad Trains Company.
Summary: ALGIERS -- Public Works Minister Amar Ghoul declared Wednesday in Algiers that DZD150bn are allocated to road network maintenance under the 2010-2014 plan.
The 22 new projects, which are valued at around US$ 3.5 billion, are all priority projects, Public Works Minister Djoko Kirmanto said.
The 3.5 miles of road hit by the avalanches have been cleared of snow, but are littered with abandoned cars that still make much of it impassable, said public works minister Suharab Ali Safari.
Works Minister and Minister in charge of the Electricity and Water Authority Fahmi Al Jowder said the grid, linking Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in the first phase, would provide many benefits.
PREDICTABLE "Chile is going through a very good time," says Ricardo Lagos, Chile's popular 58-year-old public works minister and one of the key members of the three-party, center-left coalition that has ruled Chile since 1990.
Ottawa -- Homosexual Federal Public Works Minister, Scott Brison, has announced he is getting "married" to his partner of less than a year, Maxime St.
Works minister Margaret Hodge was reported as saying that workers made redundant following the collapse of car giant MG Rover could consider applying for jobs at Tesco.
The aid package was formalized in Kampala on Thursday by Uganda's Finance Minister Gerald Ssendaula and Works Minister John Nasasira and Tatsuya Miki, Japan's senior diplomat in Uganda.