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Noun1.secretariate - an administrative unit responsible for maintaining records and other secretarial duties; especially for international organizations
administrative body, administrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilities
Pan American Union - the administrative agency of the Organization of American States
United Nations Secretariat - the administrative arm of the United Nations
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ISLAMABAD -- Ruling party Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Sunday nominated candidate for the slot of Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq filed his nomination papers in National Assemlby's Secretariate.
Addressing a high level meeting through video conference at Civil Secretariate here on Monday, he said that interests of the cultivators would be safeguarded and timely payments to sugarcane growers will be ensured.
Power supply will remain off from 132 KV Peshawar Fort Grid Station on April 5 from 8 AM to 4 PM, resultantly consumers of 11 KV Fort Jail, Chokyadgar, Kakshal, LRH, Secretariate, Shuba, Deans, Judicial Complex feeders will face inconvenience.
Unpublished Manuscript on file, New Brunswick Archaeological Services Unit, Culture and Sports Secretariate, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
It is our duty to inform the world people of the real Islam," the festival secretariate said in a statement released on Tuesday.
The main components of the UN are the General Asembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, the Trusteeship Council, the International Court of Justice and the UN Secretariate (12).
Secretariate of the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering, 1969.
Our job was to send the names of defaulters to the secretariate of the respective Houses, now it is up to them to figure out how to get that amount recovered from them," the official added.
The government bodies which will be represented at the committee are the Kuwait Cabinet Secretariate, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Electricity and Water, Ministry of Public Works, Kuwait Petroleum Corporation and Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources (PF).
In a press release, a Cabinet secretariate official source said the secretary, Mohammad al-Woshali, was snatched from Baghdad street in San on Monday as he left the Yemeni American Language Institute (YALI) by a group of armed men on a Toyota Hilux pick-up truck.
Kuwait, Mar 26 (ONA) The Sultanate represented by the Secretariate General of the Council of Education, Ministry of Higher Education and Ministry of Education took part in the 2nd e-Learning Regional Conference (eRC2013) under the theme "e-Learning- Future & Present", which was held in the sisterly State of Kuwait and last for three days with participation of global and Arab experts in the fields of e-learning.
Examples for coordination mechanisms on the national level include the National Directorate of Nutrition in South Africa and the Technical Secretariate for Food and Nutrition Security (SETSAN) in Mozambique.

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