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2011-05-24 07:55:00

SHANGHAI, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On May 19, the 2011 Lujiazui Forum was held, hosted by the People's Bank of China (PBOC), the China Banking Regulation Committee (CBRC), Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) and the Shanghai Municipal People's Government, kicking off three days of discussion focusing on "The Financial System and its Macro-management in a New Era" chaired by CIRC Chairman Mr. Wu Dingfu and Mayor of Shanghai, Mr. Han...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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