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When we've been bold on the Bank of England, on PFI, on great constitutional change, on the New Deal, we've been most successful. So what we have to continue to try and do is to battle with ideas and find new ways of applying those values as the world changes.
John Reid

Meaning of "PFI" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES PFI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of PFI in the English dictionary

The definition of PFI in the dictionary is Private Finance Initiative.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PFI

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PFLP
Pforzheim
pfui
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PGA
PGCE
PGD
PGR

WORDS THAT END LIKE PFI

BFI
NAAFI

Synonyms and antonyms of PFI in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «PFI» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PFI

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The translations of PFI from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «PFI» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

联谊会
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

PFI
570 millions of speakers

English

PFI
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पीएफआई
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الرابطة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

PFI
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

PFI
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

PFI
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

PFI
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

PFI
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

PFI
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

PFI
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

PFI
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

PFI
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

PFI
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாப்புலர் ஃப்ரண்ட் ஆஃப் இந்தியாவின்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पीएफआय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

PFI
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

PFI
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

PFI
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

PFI
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

PFI
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ΠΟΣ
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

PFI
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

PFI
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

PFI
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of PFI

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PFI»

The term «PFI» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.933 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PFI» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about PFI

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QUOTES WITH «PFI»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word PFI.
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John Reid
When we've been bold on the Bank of England, on PFI, on great constitutional change, on the New Deal, we've been most successful. So what we have to continue to try and do is to battle with ideas and find new ways of applying those values as the world changes.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PFI»

Discover the use of PFI in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to PFI and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Update on PFI Debt Refinancing and the PFI Equity Market
Findings from this NAO report include that the government has secured gains of £137 million from Private Finance Initiative (PFI) debt refinancings under new arrangements introduced by the Treasury in 2002 (including £102 million from ...
Great Britain: National Audit Office, 2006
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Cost Planning of PFI and PPP Building Projects
Chapter 12 Risk in cost planning of PFI/PPP projects Introduction A distinction can be made between cost decision-making under uncertainty and under risk. Risk concerns situations where objective probability distributions of expected ...
Abdelhalim Boussabaine, 2013
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Making changes in operational PFI projects
2.4 In 2006, 70 changes with a cost of £1 00,000 or higher were made in 43 PFI projects.4 Between them, these changes contributed to 90 per cent of the total spend on PFI changes in England. Appendix 2 sets out the details of each major  ...
Great Britain: National Audit Office, 2008
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Managing the Waste Pfi Programme
This report focuses on the Department's management of a programme of PFI projects in order to fulfil a specific objective: delivering sufficient infrastructure to ensure that EU Landfill Directive obligations are met. The scope included all projects ...
Great Britain. National Audit Office, 2009
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Financing Infrastructure Projects
The origin of the PFI Historically the public sector has procured capital assets, on which they base their services. Government has only procured assets in order to supply a service from them, but current political thinking places greater ...
Tony Merna, Cyrus Njiru, 2002
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The Termination of the PFI Contract for the National ...
This left open the option of letting the PFI contract to a consortium interested in taking responsibility for both the redevelopment plans and also management of the science programme from 2000 onwards. However, this plan was rejected on the ...
Great Britain: National Audit Office, 2006
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Financing PFI projects in the credit crisis and the ...
alter existing value for money procedures when it eventually issued updated guidance on PFI procurement in August 2009. 18 13. Although the Treasury told us it was not under political pressure to approve contracts, there were clear drivers ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Committee of Public Accounts, 2010
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The Joint Commission Guide to Managing the Statement of ...
Parr 4 of the Statement of ConditionsTM (SOC) is the Plan for Improvement (PFI). This section of the SOC is one of the key pieces of documentation about the environment of care that is presented at the time of an accreditation survey. On this ...
‎2003
9
Electronic Commerce
Yash has hired you as a consultant to investigate the Apple iPhone, DoCoMo, and any other delivery systems (such as Google's Android or the Palm Pre) for selling online access to PFI's games to smart phone users. Required: 1. Use the links ...
Gary Schneider, 2010
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PFI: the STEPS Deal: Twentieth Report of Session 2004-05; ...
Twentieth Report of Session 2004-05; Report, Together with Formal Minutes, Oral and Written Evidence Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Committee of Public Accounts ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Committee of Public Accounts, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PFI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term PFI is used in the context of the following news items.
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PFI flays hate speech
Condemning what it termed hate speech of Sangh Parivar leaders, Popular Front of India (PFI) staged an agitation in front of the Collectorate ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
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Industry checkoff program development discussed at PFI conference
“This is not a PFI initiative, it is really an industry initiative. PFI is helping assimilate information, but it is strictly an industry program.” The WTE ... «Biomass Magazine, Jul 15»
3
Cambridgeshire County Council's £45m annual interest bill
Cambridgeshire County Council has spent close to £90 million over the past two years just on managing debt – including controversial PFI ... «Cambridge News, Jul 15»
4
2015 PFI conference underway in Williamsburg, Virginia
Rob Davis of Forest Energy Corp. spoke of the current status of the waste-to-energy check-off program proposal. A first draft is expected at the ... «Biomass Magazine, Jul 15»
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The PFI hospitals costing NHS £2bn every year
The bill for private finance initiative (PFI) hospital schemes will hit £2 billion for the first time this year – or £3,729 every 60 seconds. The cash is ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Call for council with £248m PFI debts to stop adult social care cuts
Crowds of people with learning disabilities and their carers are set to lobby Lewisham's mayor on Wednesday not to cut social care services ... «News Shopper, Jul 15»
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PFI owner, host of Larry's Country Diner injured in RTV crash
Randy Little, owner of PFI Western in Springfield and Larry Black of Larry's Country Diner, were injured in an RTV (rugged terrain vehicle) ... «Springfield News-Leader, Jul 15»
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PFI: Integrate reproductive health with emergency responses
New Delhi: Population Foundation of India(PFI) on Saturday urged the government to integrate reproductive health into emergency responses. «Zee News, Jul 15»
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RSS holds protest against cow slaughter: PFI blames police …
On the other hand PFI has strongly condemned the decision of police department to give permission to the protest. The Sangh parivar had tried ... «SeeandSay, Jul 15»
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HC to Kerala govt: Form panel to assess content of PFI's newspaper
The judge said that in the absence of constitution of any mechanism to assess and evaluate the information and ideas provided in the ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»

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