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in connection with

Regarding; having to do with; concerning. We received an anonymous tip in connection with the ongoing investigation.
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connection

n. a seller of drugs; someone who is a source for drugs. (Originally drugs.) This connection you keep talking about—is he dependable?
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in connection with

In relation to; with respect to; concerning: The mayor's office made no comments in connection with the tax proposal.
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As per official figures, the 10 districts of Kashmir valley have over 44,000 landline connections and 21,500 dedicated broadband Internet connections, reported.
A senior official of a telecom company said the Srinagar region, comprising Srinagar, Ganderbal and Budgam districts, had 32,000 landlines and 15,000 broadband connections. Except for the restoration of some telephone exchanges in Srinagar district, a majority of the 32,000 landlines in the Srinagar region are still not working, while broadband connections have still not been restored, he said.
The FBR chairman stated in the letters that many users of commercial and industrial gas connections do not fall within the active taxpayers list of the FBR.
For example, it doesn't answer the questions on whether users will have to pay network capacity fee (NCF) on secondary connections or the additional charges one could incur.
The documents reflect that the financial burden accrued from these illegal connections given to housing societies and plazas has been shifted to general consumers by overbilling them to the tune of over Rs 340 millions.
The agency's spokesman, Umer Farooq, told Dawn that in some areas, people had water connections with the main supply lines without making any payment.
"Following the directions of Federal Secretary for Energy the QESCO department has launched crackdown against illegal connection mafia and removed many connection causing electricity breakdown in the area." SDO Kirani Hameed Awan said.
According to a rough estimate, there are thousands of citizens in Islamabad who are stealing water from the MCI's system but the Corporation is unable to punish them since they are very large in number and have connections with the high ups.
Stay connected all the time, and fast !-- -- Kathy Moran (The Philippine Star) - October 15, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines I have often seen people complaining about their connections on Twitter.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmed on Tuesday apprised the National Assembly that there was no ban on provision of new gas connections, adding Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL) was providing connections on first come first serve basis.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Women wing Lower Dir president and member of district council Ms Saira Shamsul Qamar on Wednesday announced her party would launch a protest campaign in the district if distribution of gas connections on political ground were not stopped.
The government is eyeing close to Rs 30,000-crore investment for expansion of LPG production and distribution network in next three years as it widens cooking gas coverage by giving out a record number of connections.
Abstract: This paper focuses on bolt connections on Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL) Sengon.
THOUSANDS of LPG connections under the Narendra Modi government's Ujjwala scheme have got stuck at many places.
The report showed that Mobinil excelled in data transfer services in Cairo, where more than 2,100 connections were attempted, of which only 28 failed.
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