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delegation

the passing of certain duties or decisions by a manager or SUPERVISOR to a subordinate whilst still retaining overall AUTHORITY for them, Delegation can increase a subordinate's JOB SATISFACTION whilst reducing the workload of a manager. See MANAGEMENT.
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Other national delegations with high voting turnouts included the two-strong Liechtenstein delegation (which took part in just over 76 per cent of all votes), the Swedish delegation with six members (over 73 per cent) and Norways five-member delegation (over 70 per cent).
The delegations also agreed on increasing the bilateral trade between two brotherly nations.
Labardini added that these delegations can include producers of alcoholic beverages, namely, tequila, mezcal, salsa and canned food.
SUNA noted that the African mediation held meeting today , Saturday with the two delegations separately and presented to them what the mediation reached regarding the two documents.
In the framework of the meeting, the Russian delegation, headed Lavrentiev, held two separate meetings with the Iranian and the Turkish delegations.
KUWAIT, June 30 (Saba) A' The national delegation met on Thursday in Kuwait with the Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah.
-Adnen Ben Souf (Delegation of Saida - Sidi Bouzid);
-Abdessalem Bouaziz (Delegation Rjim Maatoug- Kebili);
SWAT -- A delegation of Buddhist from Bhutan visited Swat district and performed their religious rituals at various worship places.
Said bin Saleh al- Kiyoumi, Chairman of OCCI will head the delegation, who pointed out that the trade delegation to the Republic of Turkey is of special importance because it is the largest delegation organized by OCCI, with approximately 100 officials, adding that the delegation comes within the framework of the new approach adopted by OCCI for such delegations where we have large and medium companies in one delegation to allow for further discussion of the possible prospects and opportunities for cooperation and partnership between them as Omani companies and also between them and other foreign companies.
High Representative Catherine Ashton announced, on 7 June, the appointment of new heads of EU Delegations.
The delegations of 11 countries will take part in the meeting of the heads of government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, which will take place on December 4-5 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Nurzhigit Kadyrbekov told a press conference today in Bishkek.

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