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The ability to complete a project, make a product, or otherwise do what is required. Both individuals and companies have competence. For example, an engineer would not likely find a job as a nurse because it is outside his competence, that is, his ability to do the required work. Likewise, a dental office is unlikely to be hired to design a skyscraper.


(1) Duly qualified; having sufficient ability or authority. (2) Having the legal ability to testify about a particular subject. In real estate, the concept is important because property owners are usually competent to testify about the value of their property before a loss and the value of their property after a loss.In other words,it is not legally necessary to hire an appraiser to testify,although it is prudent as a practical matter.
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Given the cross-border nature of retail payments, the EBA and the national competent authorities have a shared interest in ensuring that these issues are addressed consistently across the EU and that the transition from PSD1 to PSD2 proceeds smoothly and transparently for payment service providers across the EU.
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There are many cases in which the divorce proceedings of a daughter of a Government employee/pensioner had been instituted in the competent court during the life time of one or both but none was alive by the time the decree of divorce was granted by the competent authority.
Government participants shouldn't present this kind of demand, after one decade of ruling, but rather they are politically obliged to engage and encourage competent institutions to do their job pursuant the laws and the Constitution for the functioning of the legal country.
If the end user of a compressed air system has no such staff then they need to identify an external competent person, this is where BCAS members can help.
Based on our discussions with the competent authorities that whilst there is no prescribed tenure for lease agreements in Umm Al Quwain, the lease agreement for residential use are usually between 1 to 5 years.
Sixteen percent of respondents said they had comprehensive training to help physicians become LGBT competent, but 80 percent said they were interested in better addressing those needs.
This information must then be notified to the Competent Authority at national level, which in turn also alerts the concerned Resolution Authority.
These include a lack of transparency, the inordinate length of the process, and issues related to the independence of Competent Authorities, as discussed below.
Ironically, in a poll where a majority judges the president's administration not competent, a plurality, albeit a narrow one, judges the chief executive to be a "strong leader"; 49 percent say he is and 48 percent say he is not.
This column will share five secrets about how competent authorities typically handle vigilance cases, and how you can improve the way your cases are handled.
Dutan Guaman competent to stand trial after a hearing Tuesday.

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