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public servant

1. an elected or appointed holder of a public office
2. Austral. and NZ a member of the public service (sense 3)
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The Civil Service Commission in Western Visayas (CSC-6) is calling on public servants in Iloilo to improve their service delivery.
Ngan Mo-chow, a public servant at the Labour Department and an organizer of the assembly, told the press that the event is a spontaneous civil action following the 'no leader' principle of the ongoing protests and that it does not represent the opinion of any organization or department of the government.
"Regardless if I am a public servant or a private citizen, I should have not lost control of my emotions I am really sorry that I have reacted the way I did.
Syeduzzaman, former Finance Minister, recounted his personal journey as a public servant in his keynote address.
In this clause they mentioned section 216 of the Income Tax Ordinance 2001 which deals with the 'disclosure of information by a public servant'.
It should be basic for a public servant to be able to give information of a public nature, especially when it pertains to his own agency.
New conditions for public administration also change the requirements for personnel as a modern public servant is assessed and selected not only based on educational qualification or work experience, but also based on the results of their activities (Pichas, 1999).
"Being a public servant, maging accountable ka at maging responsible sa ginagawa mo.
That you on 21 December 2016 at the Malaysian Finance Ministry Complex in the Federal Territory of Putrajaya, as a public servant, that is as Finance Minister and Treasury Secretary-General respectively in that capacity had been entrusted with power over a property, that is a sum of RM1.2 billion, belonging to the Government of Malaysia, had committed a criminal breach of trust on that property, which is an offence punishable under Section 409 of the Penal Code read together with Section 34 of the same Act.
Creating a Public Servant's Profile: Ethics as a Tool
The accused have been charged under IPC sections 186 (obstructing a public servant), 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), 332 (voluntarily causing hurt to deter public servant for doing his duty), 342 (punishment for wrongful confinement) and 353 (assault or criminal force to deter public servant to discharge his duties).

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