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public benefit corporation

n. a term used in some states for a non-profit community service corporation. Typical examples are service clubs like Kiwanis, Rotary, Soroptimists and Lions. (See: corporation)

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The changes in the forms and principles of religious worship were introduced and regulated in England by the hand of public authority. But that hand had not been uniform or steady in its operations.
The concerned departments are: Kuwait Municipality, Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAFR), Environment Public Authority (EPA), Public Authority for Food and Nutrition (PAFN) and Public Authority for Sport (PAS).
This was revealed by the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance on Saturday.
Contrary to media reports, there is no change in water tariff in the sultanate, the Public Authority for Water (Diam) has said.
Investment and Cooperation Minister Sahar Nasr and Supply Minister Ali Meslehi attended the signing ceremony of the deal - Press photo CAIRO - 6 September 2018: The Public Authority of Supply and the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (IITFC) signed on Thursday a one-billion-dollar agreement to fund the purchase of subsidized basic commodities.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], July 11 (ANI): The Goa Raj Bhavan on Wednesday informed the Goa State Information Commission (GSIC) that the Goa Governor does not come under the purview of the Right to Information Act as the Governor is not a "Public Authority".
Oman Air earlier announced its adoption of a multi-crew pilot license, which is the first license of its kind in the country in close coordination with the Public Authority for Civil Aviation.
After describing public authority liability in different--mostly European--counties, it presents seven case studies on such matters a wrongfully canceled license, fireworks store, and police cross-fire.
Muscat, Nov 1 (ONA) The Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance in cooperation with Royal Oman Police (ROP), the Public Authority for Electricity and Water, the Directorate General of Meteorology at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and electricity and water companies in the Sultanate organized today a seminar on ' Electricity Hazards and how to avoid them'.
Tenders were awarded for the construction of water transport line from Buashar to Seeb in the Governorate of Muscat at OMR32.44 million; construction of water distribution networks in the wilayats of Nakhal, Al Awabi and Wadi Al Ma'awel in the Governorate of South Al Batinah at OMR8.49 million; additional works for the operation and maintenance of assets of the Public Authority for Electricity and Water (above ground) in the Governorate of Muscat valued at OMR393,958.
Summary: A Memorandum of Understanding in the field of handicrafts was signed on Tuesday in Tunis , between the Ministry of Tourism and Handicrafts and the Public Authority for Craft Industries
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