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private sector

that part of the economy concerned with the transactions of private individuals, businesses and institutions (the PERSONAL SECTOR, the CORPORATE SECTOR and the FINANCIAL SECTOR, respectively). The private sector and the PUBLIC SECTOR make up the domestic economy and, together with the FOREIGN SECTOR, make up the national economy.

private sector

A portion of the economy composed of businesses and households,but excluding government.

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Department of State and USAJOBS, the official job site of the United States Federal Government, outperformed similar public and private sector sites in a recent survey by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), which is produced by the University of Michigan in conjunction with the American Society for Quality and ForeSee Results.
The only way to overcome the barriers to electronic connectivity in healthcare is for the public and private sectors to work collaboratively to build an infrastructure that will improve healthcare for patients and their families," said Carol Diamond, MD, MPH, managing director at the Markle Foundation and chair of Connecting for Health.
The continuation of the Connecting for Health initiative comes as a result of strong support in the public and private sectors for ongoing collaborative efforts that can catalyze action toward an electronic interoperable health care information infrastructure so vital to addressing the safety, quality and effectiveness of health care in this country.
Members are selected from the private sector, academia, and state and local government.
It also serves an essential coordinating role, helping public and private sector donors to work more effectively with each other, with host governments, and with civil society, enabling a more focused and productive use of aid resources.
eCitydeals was conceived and founded by Kosmont, the owner of Kosmont Partners, a consulting firm that specializes in helping the public and private sectors do business with each other.
Through its efforts to understand and address the needs of its user members, OGC has become the preferred approach to integrating geoprocessing services into distributed Internet or enterprise environments in both public and private sectors.
The Empowerment is represented in encouraging foreign direct investment, enhancing partnership between the public and private sectors, controlling markets, protecting consumers and combating corruption, he added.

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