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nounplural consortia, plural consortiums
- It would move the commissioning of care to local authorities, giving democratic control of the health service to locally elected people, with council consortiums commissioning more complex services.
- Examples of hybrid organizations include joint ventures and consortia that maximize resources, particularly information exchange between organizations.
- This would create opportunities for Irish syndicates and consortiums.
- With this in mind, it is believed that a number of consortiums are being organised by development land agents at present.
- Major automobile manufacturers are setting up consortiums for Internet-enabled procurement of auto-assembly materials.
- The government received 13 expressions of interest to build a second terminal, many of them from international consortia.
- In the computer and consumer electronics industries, such consortiums are often integral in getting new technologies off the ground.
- The six consortiums all had foreign telecoms expertise, substantial financial backing from both foreign and Irish sources and a recognisable Irish presence on the ground.
- Each of the six consortiums had powerful foreign telecoms members, large financial support from both international and Irish sources and each included an Irish member.
- The foreign sales of weapons manufacturing know-how led to the emergence of international consortiums that set up base in many countries of the world.
- None of the six consortiums has been told to work within specific financial limits and the real extent of the expenditure involved will only emerge when they submit their bids.
- The meetings between the project team which oversaw the competition and the defeated consortiums took place in the late spring of 1996.
- Such a case would only come after a successful lawsuit against the government by one of the consortiums that failed to secure the licence in 1995.
- In the twentieth century geological surveys over land and sea areas by national institutions and international consortia of oil companies have covered most of the western half of the Arctic basin.
- Evidence showing an association between funding and research outcomes is drawn largely from analysing studies with single sponsors rather than consortia of multiple sources.
- When the project is finished, the consortium breaks up and the separate partners may find themselves competing, possibly in different consortia, for the next project.
- The evaluations will be undertaken by consortia of academic criminologists.
- Many are forming consortia to share the pain if deals go sour.
- For the first time, we're seeing consortiums of competitors come together to work toward eliminating complexity.
- This was done for fear of leaving the government open to legal action from the various components of the unsuccessful consortia.