civil authority

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Noun1.civil authority - a person who exercises authority over civilian affairs
authority - (usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others; "the authorities have issued a curfew"
city manager, mayor - the head of a city government
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On behalf of all employees of the Public Authority for Housing Welfare, Kuwait Credit Bank, the Ministry of State for Services Affairs, Kuwait Ports Authority, Civil Aviation Department, Boushari conveyed to His Highness the Crown Prince the best wishes and congratulations on this occasion.
The exercises, demonstrating preventive evacuations and rescue efforts in the event of an aircraft-related incident, showed the cooperation between the Civil Aviation Authority, Civil Defense, Red Crescent and Saudi Police and Security.
Both the ceremonies were attended by officials of Pakistan Navy, Frontier Works Organization, Civil Aviation Authority, Civil administration, educationists and a large number of local notables.
The Regional Search Committee is headed by the NEDA with the representatives from the Commission on Higher Education, Department of the Interior and Local Government, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, Civil Service Commission, and the Philippine Information Agency as members of the technical working committee.
The bill says 'all powers, authority and functions over land traffic management' of the Metro Manila Development Authority, local government units, agencies under the DOTr, Philippine National Police, Toll Regulatory Board, Philippine Ports Authority, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines, Civil Aeronautics Board, Manila International Airport Authority and other agencies 'shall be vested in the traffic crisis manager.
A number of governmental and private sector organizations, including the Tourism and National Heritage Authority, Civil Aviation Authority, and National Program for Exhibitions and Conferences, are taking part of the event.
The House health committee got a briefing from a range of government agencies, including the ministries of health, foreign affairs and education, as well as the Ports Authority, civil aviation and Hermes, operators of the two airports.
Participants in the forum will include Jordanian decision-makers, representatives of the legislative authority, civil society organizations, Arab and foreign experts involved in the renewable energy sector, as well as studies and scientific research centers and owners of industries and companies operating in the sector.
He added that change in rank was contributed by facilitating the services between government bodies, such as Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, Roads and Transport Authority, Civil Defence, Civil Aviation Authority and Department of Economic Development, among others.
As States follow internal policies in dealing with various parties, including judicial or legislative authority, civil society institutions or other groups and individuals, there are also policies on the regional and international levels that States must deal with to protect their national interests.
The conference is a first step in building networks of to facilitate exchange of ideas, views and experience amongst government, competition authority, civil society organisations and academicians.