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Meeder Investment Management, with over USD6bn (EUR4.4bn) worth of assets under management prior to the deal, has more than 50 associates providing advisory and administrative services to public and private sector clients in Ohio, where Productive Capital Management is also based and active, serving investment management needs of the public sector.
Up to now, many scholars have made definitions from different perspectives for receptive and productive vocabulary knowledge.
After Mexico, South Africa and Colombia (both 66.2 per cent), Denmark (65.6 per cent) and the Netherlands (65 per cent) had the most productive workers.
The authors calculate that these closures automatically made the vertically integrated producers more productive, because those mills making steel sheet were already more productive than those making bars.
The conference highlighted a number of institutional-based national initiatives that support the efforts of productive families, the strategic importance of the concept of productive families in modern global economies, as well as review and extract lessons learned from the experiences of developed countries that have embarked on programs to support productive families.
Analyses showed that incoming scientists (6.6 percent of the total number of scientists studied) are most productive (1.38 where 1.00 is the average publication output for India), visiting or transitory scientists (23.4 percent) are almost as productive (1.34), while outgoing scientists (6.0 percent) are below average in productivity (0.95).
The PCST, in its sixth directory titled 'Productive Scientists of Pakistan 2011', ranked these two great scientists, Dr Rahman and Dr Chaudhary, the top first and second among 1,109 productive scientists of Pakistan, employed in public/private sector universities, colleges and Rand D organistions, who have contributed in research, supervision of students and any other productive work during the period 1960-2008, says a press release issued here recently.
Present were Mirza Hussein Al Sayegh, Director of the Office of Shaikh Hamdan bin Rashid and Member of the Board of Trustees of Al Maktoum Charity Foundation; Naji Al Hai, Acting Undersecretary of the ministry; Hussein Al Sheikh, Assistant Undersecretary for Social Affairs Sector; and a number of invitees and sponsor companies for the productive 
families.
Maarij said that the productive capacity of the new oil field shall be equal to that of Missan's total oil production of 100,000 bpd, and for a total cost of US$174 millions, expected to start production on the first quarter of next year.
Friday was the least productive day, with three out of four of those questioned saying they started to slow down after lunch.