Definitions for "Bureau"
Originally, a desk or writing table with drawers for papers.
The place where such a bureau is used; an office where business requiring writing is transacted.
A chest of drawers for clothes, especially when made as an ornamental piece of furniture.
Structure responsible for directing the work of the COP. Its members are delegates elected by each of the five regional groups. The Bureau is composed of the President, 9 Vice Presidents, and the Chair of the Committee on Science and Technology.
Responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of the Convention process. Its 10 members are drawn from national delegations and represent all four regional groups; they are the COP President, six Vice Presidents, the Chairs of SBI and SBSTA, and a rapporteur. In addition, each subsidiary body also has its own bureau.
Responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of the Convention process. Its 10 members are drawn from national delegations and represent all five regional groups; they are the COP President, eight Vice-Presidents, and a Rapporteur. In addition, the SBSTTA and the Open-ended Ad Hoc Working Group on Biosafety have their own bureaux.
Keywords:  riyadh, fazari, giro, saudi, ccc
An organisation that sends payments to BACS Payment Schemes on behalf of an organisation which uses the BACS Payment Schemes service. Different categories of bureaux are: Commercial - submitting data to BACS Payment Schemes on behalf of totally independent third party customers. Bank - offering members services direct. In house commercial group - working solely for the group and submits data to BACS Payment Schemes incorporating either a single company that has different user numbers for different applications or a company group where each individual company has its own user number(s). Other - any bureau not in the above categories. C & CCC Cheque and Credit Clearing Company - C & CCC is the paper clearing processing cheques and bank giro credits.
a clearing house of credit information received from the companies that provide the credit to you
Refers to a credit reporting agency. A dealership will have a bureau report run to qualify a customer’s credit.
Keywords:  usbr, reclamation
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR)
Hence: A department of public business requiring a force of clerks; the body of officials in a department who labor under the direction of a chief.
A government department or a subdivision of a department
Bureaus represent the divisions of organizations within Federal Agencies. ITA is a bureau within the Department of Commerce. The Bureau Code "02" identifies ITA as a bureau with agency "13", the US Department of Commerce
Keywords:  ealing, ifas, advice, london, advisers
a team of professional independent Financial Advisers, (IFAs), based in Ealing, in West London, offering sound financial advice to the residents and employees based in West London
Outpost of the news organization, such as in a suburban area, the state or national capital, or overseas.
International Amateur organizations set up to process QSL cards between countries. Provides an inexpensive way to send and receive QSL cards.
a company that provides file transport and file formatting services between trading partners
Another name for a teleservice company or outsourcing call center.
Keywords:  parliamentary, see
See Parliamentary Bureau.
The Bureau of Insurance, State Corporation Commission of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
A subordinate organization within a government agency. For example: Census Bureau, Food and Drug Administration, Forest Service, etc.
A booking or sales company that sells the services of multiple speakers. Bureaus are much like travel agencies.
Keywords:  fairly, phrase, common
a fairly common phrase
Keywords:  advisory, organization, see
See Advisory Organization.
a service that supplies an external conference bridge (and number to call into the bridge)
Keywords:  office, stationed, media, main, signing
A reporter or group of reporters who are out-stationed from the main offices of the media organization.
A policy signing office.
Keywords:  motor, vehicles, maine
The Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles.
In institutional terms, this is the name given to the management committees of some of the EU institutions.
a group of people performing a function
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