Ohio senators Sherrod Brown and Robert Portman urged GM's CEO to accelerate contract talks with union officials and decisions on where to build new products so the state's Lordstown plant can continue operating.
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Walt Disney Co and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc on Tuesday rejected claims in a Malaysia casino operator's lawsuit accusing them of abandoning a licensing contract tied to the planned construction of a Fox-branded theme park.
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Brazilian police on Friday served 22 arrest warrants as part of the sprawling "Car Wash" probe due to suspected corruption involving a Petrobras construction contract in the state of Bahia, a federal prosecutor said on Twitter.
Reuters. Fri, 23 Nov 2018 05:40:24 -0500.
General contractors are firms that contract to do construction projects for owners of buildings or other facilities. A general contractor is responsible to construct a project in accord with contract document specifications.
The word contract is a noun. Contract means (1) a variety of bridge in which the bidder receives points toward game only for the number of tricks he bid, (2) a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law, (3) (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make.
Contract is also a verb that means (1) be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness, (2) become smaller or draw together, (3) reduce in scope while retaining essential elements, (4) make or become more narrow or restricted, (5) compress or concentrate, (6) enter into a contractual arrangement, (7) make smaller, (8) squeeze or press together, (9) engage by written agreement.