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Synonyms for caretaker

Synonyms for caretaker

a person who is legally responsible for the person or property of another considered by law to be incompetent to manage his or her affairs

Words related to caretaker

a custodian who is hired to take care of something (property or a person)

an official who performs the duties of an office temporarily

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BEIRUT: Lebanon has renewed the contracts with mobile operators touch and Alfa for another three months amid indications that these firms will continue to run the networks as long as the caretaker Cabinet remains in office.
Egypt's new caretaker cabinet got down to work on Wednesday faced with a raft of daunting challenges including restoring security, as the Muslim Brotherhood of ousted president Mohamed Morsi vowed fresh demonstrations.
A brief statement posted on the military's official website said it had chosen former Transport Minister Essam Sharaf as the new prime minister and tasked him with forming a new caretaker Cabinet to run the government throughout a transition back to civilian rule.
Belgium is currently managed by a caretaker cabinet.
President Kiir announced the imminent dissolution of the current caretaker cabinet during Friday's Council of Ministers meeting.
Lebanon cannot continue to live with a caretaker cabinet forever.
New Prime Minister Jan Fischer is building a caretaker cabinet that will take the country toward an early election expected in October, and Kalousek said he expected the caretaker cabinet to make a decision on the sale.
Bainimarama, sworn in last week as Fiji's prime minister exactly four weeks after staging an armed but bloodless coup, selected a number of former government officials, military figures and high ranking indigenous chiefs to serve in his caretaker Cabinet.
According to the Constitution, the caretaker cabinet has to be appointed from the existing cabinet.
Javier Silva Ruete, an economist and finance minister in Paniagua's caretaker cabinet, says the Fujimori administration lied about the nation's macroeconomic health.
In the most probable scenarios for the next cabinet - a BSP-NMS2 coalition or a caretaker cabinet - the fiscal stance is likely to remain stable.
An outgoing government, followed by a caretaker cabinet, cannot have a say in such significant issues.
Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif approved the name which was forwarded after consultation of CM and leader of opposition and consequently caretaker cabinet was finalized, he added.
During a weekly session of the caretaker Cabinet on Tuesday, al-Halaqi said that the next stage will focus on reconstruction and rehabilitating sectors, with emphasis on combating wastage of public funds and expenditures and providing citizens needs, in addition to reforming and developing the administrative sector, bolstering the economy, improving financial policies and exchange rates, monitoring markets, and ensuring the availability of food, consumer products, and fuel.
The president has made clear he will not turn the country over to the caretaker Cabinet of Najib Mikati should the political powers fail to elect a new president, and the office's authority falls to the government.