annual performance agreements

annual performance agreements

Agreements in the UK between a strategic health authority (SHA),  the Department of Health, and the SHA and primary care trusts (PCTs/NHS Trust) on the services and improvements to be delivered.
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The Annual Performance Agreements (APA) forDzongkhags and Thromdes for the fiscal year2018-2019 were signed at the Prime Minister'soffice Monday, thus completing the signing forall the APA agenciesThe signing event for the central agencies,Thimphu Dzongkhag and Thimphu Thromde,was held on February 27, 2019.For the first time ever, the signing wasconducted via video conferencing with 11Dzongdags (Bumthang, Chhukha, Gasa, Haa,Lhuentse, Pemagatshel, Samdrup Jongkhar,Trashigang, Trongsa, Wangdue phodrang,Zhemgang) and Thrompons of Gelephu and Thromdes.Signing with eight Dzongdags (Dagana,Mongar, Paro, Punakha, Trashiyangtse, Tsirang,Samtse, and Sarpang); Samdrup JongkharThrompon; and the Director General ofTourism Council of Bhutan, who were inThimphu, was held at the PM's Office.
A provision to establish annual performance agreements for the head of a reorganized U.S.
The performance-based plan assumes that it will be possible to hire operating officers on fixed-term contracts that are terminable only if the executive fails badly in his or her attempt to achieve performance targets identified in annual performance agreements. The threat of dismissal for nonperformance is expected to sharpen the executive's focus on targets.
Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation provided that the new PBO executive would "serve on the basis of a five-year contract with the Secretary, which the Secretary may renew so long as performance, as set forth in the annual performance agreement, is satisfactory or better, and who shall be removable by the President" (Department of Transportation, 1996, section 2).