LAFAN

AcronymDefinition
LAFANLos Angeles Family AIDS Network
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Qatar's third and fourth liquefied gas shipments to Egypt left the Ras Lafan port on Thursday, in accordance with directives by the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani.
The name is an invention adopted for poetic reasons including alliteration: ymbe Brunanburh; bordweal clufan, heowan heapolinde hamora lafan. ('around Brunanburh; clove the shield-wall, hewed the battle-shields with hammers' leavings.')
Scores of Chinese workers had arrived at the five-mile long Lafan Sands, which lies between the mainland and Anglesey, on Friday morning.
Police made the arrests as the group arrived at the cockle beds at Traeth Lafan, Abergwyngregyn, on the Menai Straits, near Bangor.
Police said: "Over the past few days a large contingent of cockle pickers, bel- ieved to be of Chinese origin, have been travelling to the force area and working the cockle beds at Traeth Lafan."
n Police arrested 14 cockle pickers as they arrived at the cockle beds at Traeth Lafan on the Menai Straits, near Bangor.
Qatar's largest conservation programme is funded and managed by Qatar Petroleum's Ras Lafan Industrial City, a 106-square-kilometre production site of liquified natural gas on the northern coast.
Camera (color), Jacques Pamart, Diane Baratier; editor, Annie Waks; music, Jacques Remus; sound, Laurent Lafan. Reviewed at Roxie Cinema, San Francisco, July 6, 2000.
Saleem Golam helmed Ibrahim Saeed Ibrahim al-Malki schooled Ajs Lafan (Amer x Nuance Al Maury) to a close third.
Cerdd arall dwi'n ei chysylltu a'r fan hon yw cywydd Myrddin ap Dafydd i Gwenllian, 'Di-lef yw tywod Lafan A, rhagor, mud yw'r gro man' Y teulu hwn - Hugh a Catherine Hughes a'u deg o blant fu yn Llanfaes Farm tan o leiaf Gyfrifiad 1911.
Second-placed Al Wakrah team went home with QR700,000, while the Lafan team were richer by QR600,000 for their third-place finish.