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Synonyms for privatize

change from governmental to private control or ownership

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Practically, I have no knowledge that any move is being made to privatize the national airline and do not see any process to privatize PIA as privatization process may take 3 to 5 years,' he added.
The Minister for Privatization said that the economy is burdened with over Rs 600 billion annually owing to losses of some of the leading state owned companies therefore, the government had to privatize them to save the losses.
In a speech before members of the Federation of Philippine Industries last Friday, DOF Assistant Secretary Mark Dennis Joven said that 'if it is necessary to privatize certain aspects of the Bureau of Customs' work, we will consider that thoughtfully.
In May, Deputy Energy Minister Mohammad Behzad said that Iran plans to privatize 28 power plants by the end of the current calendar year (March 20, 2014).
The government's plan to privatize RTP has met opposition from its board (which resigned in protest last August) and from the European Broadcasting Union, the association of Europe's public stations.
Puerto Rico took another step in its effort to privatize its main airport, issuing a request for qualifications from interested for-profit investors, reports Dow Jones (July 7, 2011).
And then we will privatize nine portfolio groups," Aksu said.
Bulgaria's government does not intend to privatize the state postal services company "Bulgarian Posts EAD.
In 2002, Congress provided authority to privatize lodging facilities.
Summary: MANAMA: Bahrain plans to privatize the country's loss-making carrier Gulf Air within about a year, after its turnaround program bears fruit, said the chief executive of the top economic planning body in the Gulf Arab state.
Probably already during 2010 we will privatize the two banks.
However, Bush is trying to sell African Americans on the notion that they will be the big winners in his plan to privatize Social Security by stating they will have more wealth and there will be no tax increases or benefit reductions.
Our nation's trend to dismantle and privatize our benefits of citizenship and our nation's essential infrastructure has to stop.
The Japanese government is outlining a multiyear plan to privatize Japan Post.