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2012-01-04 08:00:00

New Director of Sales for Smith´s Southeast Asian offices provides dynamic trading leadership HOUSTON, TX (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 Smith & Associates, an industry leader in the field of global electronics distribution, today announces the promotion of Kent Pang to the position of Director of Sales for Smith´s Southeast Asian offices. Pang recently served as a Trading Manager for Smith's Asian Headquarters in Hong Kong after helping successfully set up Smith´s Shanghai...

2008-09-05 18:00:16

BANGKOK DANGEROUS (18, 98 mins) Thriller/Action/Romance. Nicolas Cage, Shahkrit Yamnarm, Charlie Young, Nirattisai Kaljareuk, Panward Hemmanee, Dom Hetrakul, Namngen Jaruvijit. Directors: Oxide Pang, Danny Pang. ***** YOU can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear, not that it has stopped brothers Oxide and Danny Pang. Nine years after they dazzled audiences with the stylish yet predictable thriller Bangkok Dangerous, the Hong Kong filmmakers direct an English language remake. The...

2008-06-21 21:00:08

By THE CANADIAN PRESS Pangnirtung, Nunavut - Officials in a remote Arctic community say their situation is now relatively stable after a flash flood looked as though it may wash the community away from underground. The administrator for the town of Pangnirtung (PANG-nir-tongue), Nunavut, says water a nearby river is no longer eroding away at the ground under homes near the town's edge. Two days of rain and a quick spring melt caused a deluge of water to come roaring down the Duvall...

2005-11-13 20:09:17

By Joel Kirkhart BEIJING (Reuters) - Emerging from the shadow of their better-known compatriots, figure skating pair Pang Qing and Tong Jian had their chance this month to show the Russians that China would be a threat on the ice at the Turin Olympics. It did not go as planned. Pang and Tong unveiled their Olympic-year program at the Cup of China earlier this month, in the absence of twice world champions Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo. With Turin just months away, they had hoped to make...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'