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informal

adjective casual, common, congenial, extemporaneous, extempore, familiar, natural, offhand, ordinary, perfunctory, relaxed, unceremonial, unceremonious, unconventional, uncustomary, unmethodical, unofficial, unorthodox, unstereotyped, unstrict, without ceremony, withhut formality
Associated concepts: informal charges, informal contract, informal hearing, informal proceeding
See also: casual, unofficial, unpretentious
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The said move to delete the informal conference was supposed to expedite the assessment process by jumping straight into the issuance of a Preliminary Assessment Notice (PAN) after the conduct of the audit.
It is a known fact that not only are over 60 per cent of youths in Africa unemployed, but also over 80 per cent of employment in Africa is in informal sector.
Informal units think that even if they were to contribute, benefits would not reach workers because the institutions embezzle money.
So that's why a greater part of labor force is forced to work in informal sector employment.
Maglunsod presented the DOLEs accomplishments and plans for transitioning workers from the informal economy to the formal economy.
The past generation has seen a consolidation of both farms and retail food outlets in South Africa, but researchers show that the informal sector remains an important component in Cape Town.
The informal sector plays a significant role in production, distribution, wealth creation, and support for the country's most vulnerable citizens.
The Indian labour market is predominated by informal employment, with more than 90 per cent of informal workforce working as self-employed or casual workers.
He added that informal employment rate increased from 28% in 2010 to 32% in 2015.
To analyze working, living conditions and social security status of in-migrant and immigrant informal labor in Bangkok.
IA administrator Marco Sardillo III disclosed they are considering constructing rental housing in Cuartel de Santa Lucia or at the property of the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) near the Anda Circle to accommodate informal settlers.
Informal employment arrangements across the world began to emerge heavily in labor markets where work has faced less stability and security.