contracting contracting  /ˈkɑn træk tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) becoming infected

Usage(s):

  • Greenhouse, a top contracting specialist for the Army Corps of Engineers, grew increasingly concerned that they were privy to internal discussions of the contract's terms, so .

News

  1. Bronx Mental Health Redevelopment and Children’s Center Project Awarded to J. Kokolakis Contracting, Inc.

    J. Kokolakis Contracting, Inc. has announced that construction is well underway on the new $76 million Bronx Mental Health Redevelopment and Children’s Center campus for the New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH), Bronx Psychiatric Center, and the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY). (PRWeb June 23, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6 ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Business Longreads for the Week of June 22, 2013

    From the profit machine of government contracting to the lucrative post-politics career of Obama campaign staffers, The Daily Beast brings you the best in business and finance journalism from the week of June 22, 2013.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Newsweek

  3. First of five government contracting seminars to be held for small business owners on June 26

    The courses are part of a new cycle of PTAC's five-part certification series that is designed to provide businesses with the knowledge necessary to participate in government contracting.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Flint Journal

Quotes

  1. "Fears of financial collapse have receded substantially," Mr. Bernanke said at the Federal Reserve's annual retreat at Jackson Hole, Wyo. "After contracting sharply over the past year, economic activity appears to be leveling out, both in the...
    on Aug 21, 2009 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. "The challenge is clear. The global economy is contracting," Obama said.
    on Apr 2, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Chicago Sun-Times

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