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Government / Politics
|Spanish term or phrase: Ministerio del Poder Popular para el Trabajo |
|This appears to be the name of a ministry in Venezuela. The term comes from an RFP for supplying industrial equipment to a company in Venezuela. One of the articles deals with labor relations, and requires that the bidder must obtain a certificate from the "Ministerio del Poder Popular para el Trabajo".|
|Ministry of Popular Power for Labor|
"Ministry of Popular Power for" is used on the official sites (80,300 and 51,900 for ["Ministry of Popular Power"+Venezuela] . No hits for "employment" - it's definitely "labor."
AND BY THE WAY: It appears that all this was dropped and they are now back to "Ministry of Labor and Social Security" - according to an e-mail I just got from the Protocol Office at the Organization of American States. The Ministry's website http://www.mintra.gov.ve/
is currently being revamped, so that information is difficult to confirm. In the meantime, we should use "Popular Power."
Official use of "Ministry of Popular Power for":
Jan 17, 2008 ... MINISTRY OF POPULAR POWER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF VENEZUELA. THE COLOMBIAN GOVERNMENT IS NOT COMMITTED TO PEACE, ...
Plus many other reliable webistes and 80,000 others.
No official hits for "Popular Power for Labor" - none at all for "People's Power for Labor" or ".... Employment". Here are unofficial hits for "Popular Power for Labor":
Ministerio del Poder Popular para el Trabajo / Ministry of Popular Power for Labor. María Cristina Iglesias, 04/03/2009. Roberto Hernández, 04/03/2009 ...
Máspero on TV the previous day, who had expressed skepticism about the accuracy of the Labor Ministry's new title “Ministry of Popular Power for Labor.” ...
Finally, Minister Rivero informed that through the intensive labor of recent years by the Ministry of Popular Power for Labor has made progress in ...
They pushed on the Ministry of Popular Power for Labor. Here comanagement is the model. 51% is owned by the state, 49% is owned by the workers' cooperative. ...
Examples of "Ministry of Labor":
Type of visa must be authorized by the Ministry of the Interior and Justice, with the prior consent of the Venezuelan Ministry of Labor. ...
Oct 2, 2009 ... USDOS reports that the Ministry of Labor and the National Institute for ... In 2008, the Government of Venezuela launched a program, ...
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Ministry of the People's Power for Employment
Por analogía con los siguientes ejemplos:
Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Educación > Ministry of the ...
(KudoZ) Spanish to English translation of Ministerio del Poder Popular para la Educación: Ministry of the People's Power for Education [Politics ...
www.proz.com/.../1877290-ministerio_del_poder_popular_para_... educación.html - Cached - Similar -
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News, Related Link(s) The Slave Route. Ministry of the People's Power for Culture of Venezuela celebrates Afrovenezolanidad ...
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