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business woman

1. A woman who owns, manages, or is employed in a business. Though there's still a long way to go, the growing number of business women in today's economy is encouraging.
2. slang A female prostitute. It took me a minute to realize that the woman on the street corner was a business woman.
See also: business, woman
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ISLAMABAD -- Women stallholders at H-9 weekly bazaar here on Tuesday demanded the quarters concerned to allot more spacious outlets for business women, who were running their business in small stalls to earn for their family members.
Countries that provide the right environment that enables business women to succeed are investing in sustainable growth and enhancing their long-term competitiveness, H.
To present the new VAT law and explain its various segments and what it means for small business owners and how they need to prepare for it, the forum for UAE business women will feature:
At present a large number of business women were registered with SCCI and doing their business successfully she said.
Summary: Titled 'Self Reflections,' the summit, attracted more than 250 business women who gathered to listen to the success stories of inspirational speakers.
The first MOU was signed between the Bahrain Business Women Association and Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, which was signed by Afnan Rashid Al-Zayani, and the Egyptian Business Women Association, which was signed by Reem Siam.
The forum also included two other sessions entitled "Empowering Business Women: Entrepreneurial Challenges" and "Motivating Business Women" which witnessed participation from top business women and deliberated about current issues of concern.
DOHA, Dec 2 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti business women called for establishing a specialized body for GCC peers to boost their cooperation and share views on different economic and social topics.
uk CUTS in rates, business boosting immigration policies and out-of-hours GP services should be top of the General Election agenda - according to Teesside business women.
Ms Damiani received the award at the FCEM 63rd Annual World Business Women's Congress held in Bahrain with more than 500 leading business women and entrepreneurs from around the world in attendance.
Across the strata, it is observed that all the members under study comprising of clothes business women, fish vending business women, dairy business women and tiffin stalls business women reported maintenance of books of accounts by the group leader, followed by more than three fourths of the rest of the categories of respondents.
The awards, held at the Queens Hotel in Leeds, recognise the achievements of professional business women in Yorkshire and the North East, the North West and the Isle of Man.
Nina said that Saira (pictured) was a great judge and role model for other entrepreneurs and business women.
The Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), the official representative organisation for business women in Dubai, will support The Arab Women in Leadership & Business Summit.
Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) said earlier this week it has launched a new card specifically tailored for women customers in association with MasterCard and the Emirates Business Women Council.
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