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  • proper n. A prefecture-level city in southern Fujian province, People's Republic of China.

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  • And while similar protests have brought retaliation against organizers, they've also produced results: Residents opposed to a paraxylene plant in the city of Xiamen in southeastern China marched in protest against it in 2007, persuading planners to move it instead to a less-populated area of another southeastern city, Zhangzhou.

    China closes chemical plant targeted by protesters

  • It also has stakes in ports in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tianjin, Qingdao, Ningbo, and Zhangzhou.

    China Merchants Net Soars 82%

  • On Friday, the Zhangzhou government said that a paraxylene plant is expected to be completed there by the end of this year and will start operating early next year.

    China orders chemical plant shut after protests

  • In 2009, the Environment Ministry said it would be built instead in a less populated area of another southeastern city, Zhangzhou.

    China orders chemical plant shut after protests

  • As a result, Prince Min was deposed by his nephew, Emperor Jianwen, and moved to Zhangzhou (Fujian).

    Between Winds and Clouds: The Making of Yunnan (Second Century BCE to Twentieth Century CE)

  • The company also has stakes in ports in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tianjin, Qingdao, Ningbo and Zhangzhou.

    China Merchants to Curb Costs as Its Profit Slips

  • It also has stakes in ports in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tianjin, Qingdao, Ningbo and Zhangzhou.

    China Merchants Reports

  • This framework is expected to improve the interoperability of different application systems already installed, as well as those being planned in the Zhangzhou.

  • Apart from Sinopharm, which aims to compete globally with quality and well-accepted drugs, other notable TCM producers are Yunnan Baiyao Group Co Ltd, which makes an anti-bleeding powder, Zhangzhou Pientzehuang Pharmaceutical Co Ltd and Jiangsu Hengruli Medicine Co Ltd, all keen to put more resources into R&D over the next five years.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Start in Yangdi, about an hour northeast of Zhangzhou, then take the four-hour hike and three ferry crossings; buy tickets beforehand at an open-air stand near the Yangdi Wharf along the Li River.

    NYT > Global Home

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