PFI


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PFI

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Private Finance Initiative
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PFI

[ˌpiːɛfˈaɪ] n abbr (=Private Finance Initiative) → initiative f de financement privé type de partenariat public-privé dans lequel une infrastructure de service public est entièrement confiée à un organisme privé
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If the PFI contract allows for the imposition of fees, low-income families may suffer.
7% said the introduction of PFI projects has not gone well due to a lack of awareness of the importance of such projects on the part of local administrators.
A PFI involves a government entrusting private enterprises with the building of costly public infrastructure, such as highways, bridges and hospitals, by tapping the companies' own resources or letting them borrow.
The take-off of the PFI was much slower than anticipated, owing inter alia to the delays and expenses associated with negotiations involving numerous public bodies and a lack of commercial knowledge and experience of project management within government departments.
From last six months, the PFI has come to a limelight as we providing legal support to the victims of mob lynching and cow vigilante in the state.
Unison general secretary Dave Prentis said: "Eye-wateringly high PFI payments are threatening to overwhelm our already cashstrapped public services.
A National Audit Office probe found the UK has 716 PFI and PF2 deals with a value of around PS60billion.
The Top 100 law firm, which has offices in key locations across the North, in Newcastle, Leeds and Manchester, was named PFI Law Firm of the Year in England.
PFI - or Private Finance Initiative - has been widely blamed for the deteriorating financial position of our hospitals.
He said PFI was a premier forest institute of the country imparting quality education to students viz a viz training to nominees of forests departments of all the federating units, AJK and Gilgit Baltistan besides educational services to foreign students of the friendly countries.
The modern PFI is the child of John Major's Conservative government, but it was adopted and thrived under Tony Blair and Gordon Brown.
PFI service providers focus on the stage just before finished product production, and the blending of actives and excipients in a form that is ready for the final tableting process.