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assurance

Vox populi A commitment to do a thing. See Cooperative oncology group assurance, General assurance, Multiple project assurance, Quality assurance, Single project assurance.
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Bush declares that as Taiwan has democratized, successive administrations in Washington have viewed Taiwan's security and the U.S.'s assurances to the country with increasing importance.
The Committee deferred the Assurance number 512 on the request of the representative of PIMS.
* Provide any form of assurance regarding matters of solvency.
ABSTRACT: This study reports the results of an experiment that examined alternative forms of web assurance for "B2C" e-commerce.
The success of CPAs in offering the new assurance services will depend not only on their own efforts but also on the backing and assistance they receive from the American Institute of CPAs.
The short fall is that ISO Standards do not make demands or assurances on the quality of products or the modern quality management goal of continuous improvement.
ISO 9002 is defined as a "model for quality assurance in production, installation, and servicing." It's suited to custom molders--those who confine themselves to molding parts designed by others and take no responsibility for part or tool design or material selection.
Moreover, efforts are under way to computerize the examination so that it can be given on demand, with even greater assurance of its reliability.