family business


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Noun1.family business - a corporation that is entirely owned by the members of a single familyfamily business - a corporation that is entirely owned by the members of a single family
close corporation, closed corporation, private corporation, privately held corporation - a corporation owned by a few people; shares have no public market
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I took a walk by myself in the forenoon, and looked about at some of the places which I first saw when I was staying at Limmeridge to transact family business, more than thirty years since.
As to Aramis, he had asked for leave of absence for five days, and was gone, it was said, to Rouen on family business.
We are going" -- she hesitated -- "we are going on imp ortant family business.
Starting a family business is easy, but sustaining it over generations has proved to be tough.
Tribune News Network Doha The GCC's family businesses have shown confidence in their prospects for 2018, as they begin to adapt to the"new norm" of lower oil prices and the impact of geopolitical developments, according to KPMG's recently published GCC Family Business Survey 2017.
The GCC's family businesses have shown confidence in their prospects for 2018, as they begin to adapt to the "new norm" of lower oil prices and the impact of geopolitical developments, according to KPMG's recently published "GCC Family Business Survey 2017".
The report titled "GCC Family Business Survey 2017" from the audit, advisory and tax services provider analyses the thoughts of over 40 senior members of family businesses from the six GCC countries, on trends and issues affecting the sector.
Whilst family businesses can have owners or managers who are not family members, family members are often involved in the operations of their family business in some capacity.
The Family Business Council Gulf (FBCG), the regional association of the Family Network International (FBN), recently conducted one of its regular GCC Majlis receptions in Muscat.
Lee-Chua has been writing about family business since 2013 for the Philippine Daily Inquirer's Business section in her column 'All in the Family.
The Family Business Council-Gulf (FBCG), the regional association of Family Business Network International (FBN), hosted its fourth Annual Legal Roundtable to discuss how family businesses in the UAE and the GCC can develop a strong succession plan that ensures a smooth handover from one generation to the other.
MANAMA: The Bahrain Family Business Association (BFBA) is organising a seminar on Professionalism and the exit of partners and inheritance in family businesses.