Commerce Department

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Noun1.Commerce Department - the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office)Commerce Department - the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Bureau of the Census, Census Bureau - the bureau of the Commerce Department responsible for taking the census; provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA - an agency in the Department of Commerce that maps the oceans and conserves their living resources; predicts changes to the earth's environment; provides weather reports and forecasts floods and hurricanes and other natural disasters related to weather
Technology Administration - an agency in the Department of Commerce that works with United States industries to promote competitiveness and maximize the impact of technology on economic growth
Patent and Trademark Office Database, Patent Office - the government bureau in the Department of Commerce that keeps a record of patents and trademarks and grants new ones
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The commerce department is expected to push for higher interest subsidy and a wider export credit insurance as it seeks to make life easier for small exporters.
The first single final match was played between Zohair Peerzada (computer science) and Zain from commerce department.
The US Commerce Department has imposed export restrictions on Chinese telecoms equipment maker ZTE Corp.
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13, 2009 (CENS) -- The achievements of the efforts made by the Commerce Department under the Ministry of Economic Affairs to help 58 local conventional stores enter e-commerce operations are now displayed on the PChome Online Store with the assistance of the government-funded Institute for Information Industry (III).
An industry advisory panel is urging the Commerce Department to provide government-backed loans to small manufacturers who are unable to raise private financing.
The Commerce Department said December's inventories were revised to show a 1.
subsidiary seek a declaratory judgment that the Commerce Department had no authority to reconsider the sunset review, that the department's final determination be vacated, and that the department be permanently barred from reconsidering the original review.
Commerce Department to help find overseas customers and distributors--Prices are actually going down
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Commerce Department has issued a report titled "Recycling Technology Products: An Overview of E-Waste Policy Issues" that highlights the issues manufacturers, retailers, recyclers, environmental organizations and other stakeholders face as they adopt policies and procedures to manage obsolete electronics.

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