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FSB

abbreviation for
(Law) the Russian Federal Security Service, founded in 1995
[C20: Russian Federalnaya sluzhba bezopasnosti]
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Noun1.FSB - the internal counterintelligence agency of the Russian Federation and successor to the Soviet KGB; formerly led by Vladimir Putin
Russian agency - an administrative agency of the Russian government
2.FSB - a federally chartered savings bank
savings bank - a thrift institution in the northeastern United States; since deregulation in the 1980s they offer services competitive with many commercial banks
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Mr Basini, who joins FSB from Business Wales, will be responsible for supporting FSB's 6,000 members across south Wales and will be a key contact for business owners in the region.
The FSB, successor to the Soviet-era KGB service, was headed by Vladimir Putin before he became Russian president.
The FSB, in consultation with the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS) and national authorities, approved the 2016 lists of identified global systemically important banks (G-SIBs) and insurers (G-SIIs), which was released.
According to the statement, Governor SBP Ashraf Mahmood Wathra attended FSB meeting held in London recently.
Russia's FSB curtailed the activity of the group set up to commit terrorist and extremist crimes in Ingushetia and Moscow, linked to the ISIL terrorist organization," the FSB said in a statement.
In his new role he will lead FSB Wales' policy and public affairs team in its campaigning on behalf of the organisation's 10,000-plus members.
FSB national chairman John Allan, who is also vicechairman of the FSB's Merseyside, West Cheshire and Wigan region, said: "The more members we have, the more strength we have to stand up for these businesses and make sure their voice is heard by Government.
FSB estimates that based on digitalisation of the buildings and the individual leases, with subsequent data processing and process optimization can be achieved significant savings and process optimizations in the future operation of our departments.
FSB and non-FSB members are welcome to attend the meeting.
The backbone of the campaign is the FSB's business manifesto; five areas the FSB claims needs to be addressed by any aspiring Government.
John Allan, national chairman of the FSB, said, 'The FSB welcomes the CMA's decision to proceed with a market investigation of the small business banking sector.
The IMF formally accepted membership in the FSB in September 2010 and has participated actively in the work of the FSB.