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Alliance

An agreement between two or more companies to cooperate on a project or in business generally. For example, two companies may agree not to compete in certain areas or to honor each other's coupons or other marketing promotions. An alliance can provide a strategic advantage for both companies, though it is illegal if it is deemed to be collusion.
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It maintains the purported Alliance Francaise de Colombo is no more a recognized entity by the French government nor by its Embassy in Sri Lanka nor by the said Foundation of Paris.
Onno van de Stolpe, chief executive officer of Galapagos, said that the company continues to make progress across its strategic alliances, showing that our alliance model delivers strong growth in R&D revenues.
The three main types of alliance are contractual, cross-ownership or setting up a special purpose vehicle (SPV).
"Any agreement between Al-Iraqiya and another alliance will not be against any other alliance," al-Bateekh stressed.
Knowing where to find doctorally prepared nurses and those with research experience can be a challenge; an alliance can help overcome this.
Global alliances OneWorld and Star Alliance have both been busy further expanding their membership with plans unveiled for the addition of Russian carrier S7 Airlines and Greek operator Aegean Airlines respectively.
"When (prayer) is student-led and initiated, The Interfaith Alliance and many for the other groups that signed onto our brief have no problem with it," said Preetmohan Singh, deputy director of public policy for The Interfaith Alliance.
The Alliance group additionally suggests that service-learning programs should be connected whenever possible to degree and certificate programs.
Conscious Alliance works with 30 bands, including Dave Matthews Band, Foo Fighters, Weezer and Bruce Springsteen, but almost half of the food they have collected has come from the String Cheese Incident shows.
The supplier relationship managers and suppliers work closely to prioritize the CAGE codes that will be brought under the alliance and the NSNs that will be added.
That is as it should be, seeing as this book was written by Gary Berntsen, one of the Central Intelligence Agency's most important field commanders in Afghanistan, whose job was to liaise with the Northern Alliance. Powered by U.S.