Quantcast

Latest International Business Division Stories

2012-04-02 00:20:01

Tokyo, Mar 30, 2012 - (JCN Newswire) - Pioneer Corporation has announced organization and management changes effective April 1, 2012 as follows:Organization ChangesPioneer Corporation will implement organization changes effective April 1, 2012 as follows:Purpose of the changesTo construct a framework suitable to execute the new medium-term plan and achieve the 2015 vision.Effects of the changes- To build a system that allows the functions of the business axis to be expanded, management to be...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'