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2008-06-20 12:00:34

By Vichaya Pitsuwan, Bangkok Post, Thailand Jun. 19--Union Petrochemical Plc (UKEM) expects its revenue to rise by 10 percent in 2008, driven by the continuing rise in petrochemical product prices in line with surging oil prices and continuing demand. The company has revised up its revenue projection to 2.7 billion baht from an earlier target of 2.5 billion, according to deputy managing director Perajed Suwannapasr. The MAI-listed commodity solvents trader said its second-quarter...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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