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federation

an association of organizations formed to represent and advance their joint interests. In INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS there are both TRADE UNION federations, for example the Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions, and federations of EMPLOYERS' ASSOCIATIONS, for example ENGINEERING EMPLOYERS' FEDERATION.
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He said that the International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) has also endorsed Super Kabaddi League would take place in Pakistan this year.
Those Sports Federations which got less than 25 percent funds out of their annual grants in these first six months included Athletics Federation of Pakistan, Pakistan Badminton Federation, Pakistan Bodybuilding Federation, Pakistan Cycling Federation, Pakistan Baseball Federation, Pakistan Handball Federation, Pakistan Judo Federation, Pakistan Ju-Jitsu Federation, Pakistan Karate Federation, Pakistan Kabaddi Federation, Pakistan Netball Federation, Pakistan Polo Association, Pakistan Taekwondo Federtaion, Pakistan Tenpin Bowling Federation, Pakistan Volleyball Federation and Pakistan Weightlifting Federation.
To this end, the House has decided to set up a high powered ad hoc committee to investigate the under remittances of revenue by the CBN to the Federation Account and report back to the House in eight weeks.
This he said while addressing a luncheon reception organized by former Sports Minister Syed Aqil in his honor of being elected as President PBF along with others who have difference portfolios in national federations and are hailing from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Secretary Pakistan Table Tennis Federation Kifayat Ullah, Secretary Pakistan Volleyball Federation Shahid Kamal, Treasurer Pakistan Athletic Federation Behre Karam, Treasurer National Rifle Association of Pakistan Dr.
11, 2010 (TAP) - Several Tunisian sports federations praised the vanguard measures decided, on Friday, by President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali for the benefit of sports sector, such measures are meant to strengthen the sector's legislative, structural and tangible foundations.
Summary: Football, basketball listed atop most active federations.
It is a very critical time in the Jewish world,'' said John Fishel, president of the local federation.
To further enhance the educational experience, the Federation has changed the conference format.
A poll conducted by the European Gay and Lesbian Sport Federation, which withdrew from the Gay Games federation last year, found that 51% of the 636 European athletes responding planned to attend the Montreal event while only 7% planned to go to Chicago; 7% hoped to go to both.
The collapse of coffee prices nevertheless has affected the finances of the coffee federation, the trade group that represents the majority of Colombia's coffee growers and the largest rural non-governmental organization in the world.
With its involvement in the anti-globalization movement, the labor federation propelled its work in new directions that many had not imagined possible.
The expansion of the Internet and online database services, combined with powerful computers and software, is behind the shift to primary research (using information) at the American Federation of Teachers (AFT).

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