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Secretariat

The administrative headquarters of an organization. The secretariat maintains all paperwork and other documents for the organization's operations. It may also be where the organization conducts its meetings. The word is most commonly applied to political, especially international, organizations.
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Joshi, whose office was moved to BRKR building, was hurt and decided never to visit the old secretariat again.
Al-Asfour praised the keenness of the Secretariat's staff to participate in the various training programs, their interest in transferring the experience of the Shura Council, and the most important achievements made by the Secretariat during the past years and expressed his pride and pride in the skills and expertise of the staff.
Rao, on June 27, laid the foundation stone for the new Secretariat building and Assembly complexes in Hyderabad.
Earlier, the secretariat had raised an objection maintaining that it had received two separate requisitions by the same opposition members for convening a session.
The Secretariat wrote a letter to Leader of the Opposition in the Senate Sherry Rehman in which it had raised objection.
The proposed secretariat will be led by an additional chief secretary.
The establishment of the permanent secretariat has been discussed by the standing committee for many years.
Meanwhile, the National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence Production, in a meeting held at the Parliament House, Islamabad on Monday, unanimously elected MNA Chaudhry Iftikhar Nazir as its chairman.The National Assembly Secretariat special secretary welcomed the members and briefed them about the procedure for election of the chairman.
He said for having a similar nature of work, the interaction between the officers and officials of the federal legislative secretariat and provincial assemblies may lead to synchronize and integrate for having common parliamentary services at some point of time.
Alfonso Manley in his contribution said the role of the Cabinet Secretariat in the Government is very crucial to the success of the Government and the development of the nation as a whole.
Also, Mr Chika Alexander Nwatu, Special Assistant on Community Relations would continue in that capacity with additional responsibility for Abuja North while Dr Bala Mohammed Liman, Senior Special Assistant on Finance and Economic Matters would oversee the Education Secretariat.
"The Secretariat will need a strong business, transportation and hospitality infrastructure, and Atlanta has the resources in place to serve as the leading commercial center in the Southeast and the business and trade capital of the hemisphere."

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