executive council

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executive council

1. A council that advises or assists a political executive.
2. A council having the highest executive power or authority.

Executive Council

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Australia and New Zealand) a body consisting of ministers of the Crown presided over by the Governor or Governor-General that formally approves Cabinet decisions, etc
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Noun1.Executive Council - a council that shares the supreme executive powerexecutive council - a council that shares the supreme executive power
council - a body serving in an administrative capacity; "student council"
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In addition to the executive council there is a financial committee of six, that meets every week and decides upon the expenditures for the week.
Dubai: Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, issued Executive Council Resolution No 4 of 2018 naming the board of directors of the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children chaired by Ahmad Darwish Al Qamah Al Muhairi.
According to the statement, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed directed the Commissioners to hand over to the permanent secretaries of their various ministries and assured citizens that additional measures have been put in place to sustain government business pending the reconstitution of the state executive council.
The meeting discussed prevailing national political situation, preparations for upcoming general elections, general council meeting, arrangements for Galaba Islam Conference and province-wide visits of the provincial executive council.
The Conference also endorsed three other countries from Asia Group including Indonesia, Iran and Iraq for membership of the Executive Council.
We proud of what we have achieved, and our expectations from government entities are high in order to maintain our leadership; thats why I follow up the progress of government through periodic reports via the chairman of the Executive Council, to ensure the accomplishment of the vision that Ive set to Dubai to became the best and the happiest city in the world by 2021, Sheikh Mohammed added.
Sheikh Hamdan's remarks came during his meeting with Al Shaibani, in the presence of Deputy Ruler of Dubai and First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council, Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
As a result, The Executive Council of Dubai is supporting innovation across talent management, succession planning, human resources, e-learning, performance management, and workforce analytics.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Aug 11 ( ANI ): Students of the Jadavpur University continue to protest over a demand that the Executive Council declare that the council model formed by the state government is unacceptable and undemocratic.
The meeting was attended by heads of the civil service and administrative development bodies, members of the Executive Council, and Dr.
I was appalled that the Executive Council again put partisan ideology ahead of the best interests of New Hampshire's citizens, so I decided to do something about it.
Safety Alliance Facilitator Ryan Murray, and was moderated by executive council member Carolyn Herman.

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