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Inquiry

Used in the context of general equities. In-line expression of interest in a particular stock, usually asking the firm to bid for or offer stock.

Inquiry

1. A request in which one investor asks another to make a bid or offer on a security.

2. An indication of interest by a potential customer or client. Generally speaking, an inquiry follows an advertisement or word-of-mouth information about the company. The number of inquiries can help a company determine the effectiveness of its marketing. Likewise, the number of inquiries relative to the number of actual customers or clients can help the company determine the quality of its products and/or staff.
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Showing a list of the inquiries, Chairman of the Committee Senator Mushtaq Ahmed said that despite direction of the committee, the ministry was reluctant to remove those involved in involved in above said malpractice, Corruption and illegal / Irregularities issues in PSQCA and especially on illegal appointments, malpractice and mega financial corruption.
Another 114 inquiries into alleged malpractice, corruption and mismanagement by CDA officials, as well as inquiries on disciplinary grounds, are still pending.
In the light of findings of the inquiries, different minor and major penalties have been imposed upon the employees found guilty while the officers / officials upon whom charges could not be established have been exonerated.
Chairman, CDA has passed these directions while reviewing the progress on degree verification progress and pending inquiries. The meeting was attended by the concerned officers of the Authority.
The prosecutor told the court that a reference has been filed in one of the two inquiries against Jam Shoro.
Court ordered to set apart the two inquiries after the prosecutor sought the time for separating the two inquiries.
In total, the NAB authorised 18 inquiries; the first against PML-N Member National Assembly Khawaja Asif in alleged involvement in money laundering and having accumulated assets beyond known sources of income, causing a loss of Rs36.67 billion to the national kitty.
Appointing Ministers for Government inquiries are assigned by Cabinet and can be any Minister.
Such inquiries and investigations must not be considered as final.
Chairman NAB directed NAB Lahore to complete 161 inquiries, 47 investigations, NAB Karachi to complete 173 inquiries, 119 investigations, NAB Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to complete 105 inquiries, 26 investigations, NAB Balochistan to complete 85 inquiries, 23 investigations, NAB Rawalpindi to complete 102 inquiries, 40 investigations, NAB Multan to complete 18 inquiries, 13 investigations, and NAB Sukkur to complete 95 inquiries and 20 investigations within the prescribed time frame.
The department should think about this and stop the lengthy process of inquiries and punishments for teachers,' he remarked.
They display the outputs of their inquiries in a public exhibition space in Second Life.