public limited company

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Public Limited Company

A primarily British term for a publicly-traded company. The term derives from the facts that the company issues shares that may be bought and sold by the general public and all shareholders have limited liability.
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public limited company (Plc)

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The conversion to a public limited company was completed in August 2002.
The government should establish a public limited company for the early completion of Diamer-Bhasha Dam with the seed money of collected donations under the Chief Justice and PM initiative, said Chairman PEC Jawed Salim Qureshi while talking to media here.
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Minister for Law and Justices Zahid Hamid on behalf of Minister for Commerce had moved the bill in the House to re-organized and convert the Corporation into a public limited company.
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Ibrahim Fibres Limited is a company incorporated in Pakistan as a public limited company. The foundations of the company are laid under the Companies Ordinance, 1984.
ISLAMABAD -- The National Assembly on Thursday piloted a bill with majority to convert PIA into a public limited company (The Pakistan International Airlines Corporation (conversion) Bill, 2015.
IN THE MATTER OF TALISMAN - 3 FINANCE PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (In Members Voluntary Liquidation) AND IN THE MATTER OF THE COMPANIES ACTS, 1963 TO 2013 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to section 263 of the Companies Act, 1963 that the Final Meeting of the Members of the above named Company will be held at 7 Fields Terrace, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 on 15h April 2015 at 10.30 a.m.
This was told during a meeting of the cabinet committee formed for the establishment of a public limited company for oil and gas exploration and production in the province at Civil Secretariat Peshawar.
It later converted into public limited company and the foundations are laid under the Companies Ordinance, 1984.

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