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  • Tibet
  • The majority of tourists visiting Tibet are from China. (elisabeth-thoburn.com)
  • Tibet has become the new "hip" destination where Chinese girls get married, dress up in fancy local Tibetan outfits and pose in front of known landmarks. (elisabeth-thoburn.com)
  • And as China marks 50 years of governance in Tibet this week, Beijing continues to ignore complaints over its heavy-handed rule. (uyghuramerican.org)
  • After 50 years of Chinese rule, it's still "impossible" for outsiders to gain independent access to Tibet, said Michael Buckley, one of just a handful of overseas journalists to spend extended periods there. (uyghuramerican.org)
  • While party officials speak of the schools built in Tibet, Buckley counters that China spent more on the railway line to Lhasa completed in 2006 than on the entire health care and education budgets since invading Tibet in 1950. (uyghuramerican.org)
  • These railways enable large numbers of Chinese migrant workers to come into Tibet, and enable large-scale exploitation of Tibet's resources economically. (uyghuramerican.org)
  • Tibet Mineral Development Company and China Gold International Resources Corp - both of which operate mines in Tibet - did not respond to emailed questions. (uyghuramerican.org)
  • late
  • Chinese propaganda posters of the late 1950s show smiling young workers marching jubilantly towards unity under the benevolent Great Leader. (tibet.ca)
  • Beijing
  • Each member of CHINA POPIN is independent, having the authority and ability to conduct population information work on its own without reference to Beijing. (un.org)
  • In 2002, another intermediate parent company "China United Network Communications Limited" was established in Shanghai (headquartered in Beijing), to own 51% stake of "China Unicom (BVI) Limited" as well as listing the shares in the Shanghai Stock Exchange . (wikipedia.org)
  • CITIC Tower is a supertall skyscraper under construction in the Central Business District of Beijing, capital of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Misperceived is a disturbing cautionary tale that should be in every foreign correspondent's carry-on luggage - Jay Mathews, former Beijing Bureau Chief of the Washington Post. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first event was run as the China Rally in 1997 in the province of Guangdong, as a replacement to the Hong Kong - Beijing Rally, and was an event on the World Rally Championship (WRC) calendar in 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Minmetals Corporation is a Chinese metals and mineral trading company headquartered in Beijing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hong Kong
  • In February 2000 a subsidiary "China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited" was incorporated in Hong Kong and was listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on June 22, 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • The intermediate parent company "China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited" was "China Unicom ( BVI ) Limited", As of 31 December 2001 [update] , the BVI company owned 77.47% shares of China Unicom (H.K.). In turn, China Unicom (H.K.) owned the operating subsidiaries of the group. (wikipedia.org)
  • NOT to be confused with Hong Kong incorporated "Honda Motor (China) Limited" (Chinese: 本田技研工業(中國)有限公司), founded in 1992 List of Honda assembly plants "企业介绍" [about us] (in Chinese). (wikipedia.org)
  • Minmetals, parent of Hong Kong-listed Minmetals Resources Ltd (1208.HK) and Shanghai-listed Minmetals Development (600058.SS), is focusing its overseas expansion on Latin America and Africa to secure natural resources to supply a fast-growing Chinese economy. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • It achieved a top speed of 321 km/h (200 mph) on the newly built Qinshen Passenger Railway during a test run in late 2002, setting a record Chinese train speed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shanghai
  • China is also a member of numerous formal and informal multilateral organizations, including the WTO, APEC, BRICS, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), the BCIM and the G20. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term China Marines , also known as "North China Marines", originally referred to the United States Marines , of the 4th Marine Regiment , who were stationed in Shanghai , China from 1927 to 1941 to protect American citizens and property in the Shanghai International Settlement , during the Chinese Revolution and the Second Sino-Japanese War . (wikipedia.org)
  • On January 31, 1996, Marines from the 2nd Battalion 5th Marines , as part of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU), Special Operations Capable (SOC), made their first visit to Shanghai, China, since World War II. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Sevens, most recently hosted as the Shanghai Sevens, is an international rugby union sevens tournament contested by national teams. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mainland China
  • Students are exposed to texts prepared in both traditional and simplified characters, as well as to a variety of vocabulary and usages current in both mainland China and Taiwan. (middlebury.edu)
  • Started as a wireless paging and GSM mobile operator , it currently provides a wide range of services including nationwide GSM mobile network, long-distance, local calling, data communication, Internet services, and IP telephony in mainland China , [ citation needed ] and has operated a CDMA network in Macau since October 18, 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • China BlueChemical Limited or China BlueChemical (SEHK: 3983) is the largest nitrogenous fertilizer manufacturer in Mainland China by production volume and energy efficiency, engaging in processing of natural gas for production of chemical fertilizers and other chemical products. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its parent company is CNOOC, the third largest petroleum state-owned enterprise in Mainland China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shenzhen
  • They are the only provider to sell SIM cards that provide native phone numbers on both sides of the border (charging slightly higher rates than local while in the mainland, but cheaper than roaming with another provider-in some cases even cheaper than a SIM from another Chinese province if being used in the Shenzhen - Guangzhou area). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1989
  • To further develop CHINA POPIN, the CHINA POPIN Steering Committee was set up in April 1989. (un.org)
  • China Drum are an English punk rock band from Ovingham in Northumberland active initially from 1989 to 2000, playing under the name The Drum beginning in 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Drum were formed in rural Northern England in 1989 by brothers Bill and Dave McQueen, a guitarist and bassist respectively, and singing drummer Adam Lee. (wikipedia.org)
  • joint venture
  • Honda Automobile (China) Co., Ltd. is a joint venture of Honda (65%), GAC Group (25%) and Dongfeng Motor Group (10%), incorporated on 8 September 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the field of nonferrous metal, China Minmetals cooperated with Jiangxi Copper Corp to purchase 100% stake of Northern Peru Copper Corp (Canada), and set up joint venture with the U.S. Century Aluminum Corp in Jamaica to acquire the mining right for 150 million tons of bauxite. (wikipedia.org)
  • behavior
  • Public opinion and law in California began to demonize Chinese workers and immigrants in any role, with the later half of the 1800s seeing a series of ever more restrictive laws being placed on Chinese labor, behavior and even living conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • After Japan's surrender, the 1st and 6th Marine Divisions , also known as China Marines, were sent to occupy northern China from 1945 to 1948. (wikipedia.org)
  • Honda Automobile (China) Co., Ltd. known also as CHAC is a automobile manufacturer owned by Honda and Chinese companies GAC Group and Dongfeng Motor Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • While they were married, she preferred to be known by her married name of China Azdair. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 13 April 2011, Kantner married actor and producer Seth Isler and, again taking her husband's name, now prefers to be known as China Isler. (wikipedia.org)
  • California
  • The first significant Chinese immigration to North America began with the California Gold Rush of 1848-1855 and it continued with subsequent large labor projects, such as the building of the First Transcontinental Railroad . (wikipedia.org)
  • With the post-Civil War economy in decline by the 1870s, anti-Chinese animosity became politicized by labor leader Denis Kearney and his Workingman's Party as well as by California Governor John Bigler , both of whom blamed Chinese " coolies " for depressed wage levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • While many of these legislative efforts were quickly overturned by the State Supreme Court, many more anti-Chinese laws continued to be passed in both California and nationally. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early 1850s there was resistance to the idea of excluding Chinese migrant workers from immigration because they provided essential tax revenue which helped fill the fiscal gap of California. (wikipedia.org)
  • miners
  • After being forcibly driven from mining by a mixture of state legislators and other miners ( the Foreign Miner's Tax ), the immigrant Chinese began to settle in enclaves in cities, mainly San Francisco , and took up low-wage labor, such as restaurant and laundry work. (wikipedia.org)
  • abroad
  • It also conducts surveys and researches regularly and widely collects, processes and analyses the population and family planning information abroad, in China and Tianjin. (un.org)
  • It operates more than 100 offices in China and more than 40 companies abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • 19th
  • Ironstone china, ironstone ware or most commonly just ironstone, is a type of vitreous pottery first made in the United Kingdom in the early 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Notable 19th-century ironstone manufacturers in the United States include: Empire Pottery Onondaga Pottery, Syracuse China Walter Scott Lenox Homer Laughlin Transfer-printed designs were first applied to ironstone patterns by Mason's in an attempt to copy Chinese porcelain cheaply. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Joe (1834 - May 17/18, 1917, also nicknamed Joe the Baker) was a Chinese American merchant who worked in Alaska during its gold-mining boom days in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Revolution
  • Simon Leys, author of The Chairman's New Clothes: Mao and the Cultural Revolution Few, if any, books have ever dissected America's shifting biases toward China so well. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • American Legion China Post One, formed in 1919, one year after the "Great War" and chartered by the American Legion on 20 April 1920, was originally named the General Frederick Townsend Ward Post No. 1, China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Along the road, truck is stopped and Ladd is forced to take aboard group of Chinese femme university students in the charge of American instructress Loretta Young. (variety.com)
  • The Chamber of Commerce ad uses the present tense (PNTR "makes China play by the same rules," "strengthens our national security," and "opens the door to good paying American jobs") to disguise the speculative character of these claims. (slate.com)
  • 5. American wages vs. Chinese wages. (slate.com)
  • China Forbes (born April 29, 1970) is an American singer and songwriter who has been the lead singer of the band Pink Martini since 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • China Misperceived: American Illusions and Chinese Reality is a non-fiction book by the American sinologist and cultural anthropologist Steven W. Mosher. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book is a historical overview and criticism of the writings that shaped American perceptions of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the first American anthropologist allowed into China following the inauguration of the 1979 cultural exchange program, Mosher's personal experience with the rural regions of Guangdong grant additional insight. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first book-length study of the remarkable series of American misperceptions of communist China, Mosher's work is an important contribution to understanding the political psychology and history of these bizarre blind spots. (wikipedia.org)
  • initially
  • The deal in which the Golden Grove, Sepon, Century, Rosebery, Avebury, Dugald River, High Lake and Izok Lake Mines as well as some exploration assets were sold for US$1.354 billion by OZ Minerals to China Minmetals, initially also including the Prominent Hill Mine, but was blocked by the Australian Government, citing national security concerns. (wikipedia.org)
  • Americans
  • Mosher argues that this was the most glaring example of how political expediency, ideology, and propaganda by the Chinese have constantly and consistently blinded Americans to the truth. (wikipedia.org)
  • infrastructure
  • The Chinese immigrant workers provided cheap labor and did not use any of the government infrastructure (schools, hospitals, etc.) because the Chinese migrant population was predominantly made up of healthy male adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • suggests
  • Archaeological evidence suggests that early hominids inhabited China between 2.24 million and 250,000 years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • Instead, the AFL-CIO twice describes PNTR as a "deal," which suggests at least a discount bargain for China, if not a sleazy arrangement, as in "deals for special interests. (slate.com)
  • operates
  • It operates 20 other breweries on the China mainland, and its output is predicted to reach 1.1 billion gallons (5 million kiloliters) by 2010. (msn.com)
  • In addition to the trade of metals, China Minmetals also trades in electrical products and operates subsidiaries that focus on real estate development, marine shipping, mining, and other investment activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • subsidiaries
  • To sum up, the Chinese Government via A share company, owned 42.67% stake of the operating subsidiaries, as well as additional 20.27% stake by the minority stake in the BVI company. (wikipedia.org)
  • Group
  • China will work with Papua New Guinea for a successful meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group and make more contributions to the economic growth of the Asia-Pacific and the world, President Xi Jinping says. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • Building on the 1875 Page Act , which banned Chinese women from immigrating to the United States , the Chinese Exclusion Act was the first law implemented to prevent all members of a specific ethnic or national group from immigrating. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of November 2008 the CDMA operations have been moved to China Telecommunications Corporation (China Telecom Group). (wikipedia.org)
  • The nickname China Zun comes from the zun, an ancient Chinese wine vessel which inspired the building design, according to the developers, the CITIC Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Following their breakup, China Drum retained a cult following and continued to influence other bands: the Australian group Bodyjar, for example, covered "Fall Into Place" on their 2001 album You Got Me a Girl's Bike You Idiot. (wikipedia.org)
  • Minerals and Metals Group (MMG) was formed after its parent company, China Minmetals, bought almost all mining assets of OZ Minerals in June 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2015, China Minmetals acquired China Metallurgical Group, a government-owned engineering and mining group. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Over the past 25 years Yanjing has developed into one of the largest beer producing enterprises in China. (msn.com)
  • Over the next two years, China Drum released the Barrier EP and numerous smaller releases, many of which received national support from such outlets as BBC Radio One. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • The demonym, that is, the name for the people, and adjectival form "Chinese" developed later on the model of Portuguese chinês and French chinois. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1655, Martino Martini suggested that the word China is derived from the name of the Qin dynasty (221-206 BC), a proposal supported by many later scholars, although there are also a number of alternative suggestions. (wikipedia.org)
  • A more literary or inclusive name, alluding to the "land of Chinese civilization", is Zhōnghuá (中华). (wikipedia.org)
  • While working for MTV, she was sometimes credited on-screen as "China Slick Kantner", although this was never her legal name. (wikipedia.org)
  • The origin of the name China is disputed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mosher alleges self-deception was apparent in U.S. President Richard Nixon's visit to China and the change from hard-line anti-communist to raising toasts in Chairman Mao Zedong's name. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • It was repealed by the Magnuson Act on December 17, 1943, which allowed 105 Chinese to enter per year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vasaloppet China (Swedish: Kinavasan) is a cross-country skiing competition held in the beginning of every year in Changchun, China. (wikipedia.org)
  • review
  • The review authors found a large number of clinical studies providing evidence of Chinese herbal medicines in the treatment of measles. (cochrane.org)
  • The AFL-CIO reverses this argument by defining openness in terms of the annual U.S. review of whether China deserves full trade status. (slate.com)
  • trade
  • This week, Congress will vote on whether to grant Permanent Normal Trade Relations to China. (slate.com)
  • If approved, PNTR will liberate China from the annual congressional debate over its trade status. (slate.com)
  • Only by embracing China can we persuade it to "play by the same trade rules. (slate.com)
  • Proponents of trade with China scored a big PR coup when the phrase "Most Favored Nation" was changed to "Normal Trade Relations. (slate.com)
  • If you haven't yet figured out the whole trade debate, the safe course for now is to keep our relationship with China open. (slate.com)
  • The 108-storey, 528 m (1,732 ft) building will be the tallest in the city, surpassing that of the China World Trade Center Tower III by 190 metres. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • During the early stages of the gold rush, when surface gold was plentiful, the Chinese were tolerated by white people, if not well received. (wikipedia.org)
  • Interest is hypoed in the early reels with pickup of a Chinese baby by Bendix at the bombed town, and gradual breakdown of Ladd's attitude towards the youngster until the point where the latter is murdered by the Jap soldiers and Ladd is transformed into a battler for the Chinese cause. (variety.com)
  • Returning to the China Drum moniker and focusing mostly on early material, they played their first gig after reuniting at The Garage in London on 21 February with support by Midway Still and Vanilla Pod. (wikipedia.org)
  • cities
  • UMTS ( Universal Mobile Telecommunications System ) was launched in major cities across China on May 17, 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, as gold became harder to find and competition increased, animosity toward the Chinese and other foreigners increased. (wikipedia.org)
  • total
  • The Chinese School prides itself on dedicated faculty and staff, a rigorous, well-implemented curriculum, a speak-Chinese-only total immersion learning environment, and a low student-teacher ratio. (middlebury.edu)
  • often
  • Author W.E.B. Griffin often writes of China Marines in his book series The Corps . (wikipedia.org)
  • The last remaining large independent brewer in China, Yanjing often rouses the attention of the global brewers. (msn.com)
  • cheap labor
  • Due to the cheap labor available, China Marines lived a relatively comfortable lifestyle, with each squad able to hire Chinese men to do its cleaning and run its errands. (wikipedia.org)
  • companies
  • Anticipating renewed growth in the U.S. market, other companies -- including Yingli Solar of China, Schott Solar of Germany and Kyocera Solar of Japan -- are planning to open facilities in the United States. (washingtonpost.com)
  • work
  • Both teachers and students work diligently as coaches and learners, respectively to ensure that each student's ability to understand, speak, read and write Mandarin Chinese improves dramatically day-by-day throughout the summer. (middlebury.edu)
  • Mosher takes the title "Age of Infatuation" from Harold Isaacs's classic Scratches on Our Minds (1958) to describe the period during the 1930s and 1940s in which Communist China was presented as a progressive force following Edgar Snow's 1938 work, Red Star Over China. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • This, plus the inexpensive goods available on the local market, made assignment to the China Marines highly coveted. (wikipedia.org)
  • countries
  • Chinese herbal medicines are believed to be effective in alleviating symptoms and shortening the duration of measles, and are widely used as the main or adjunctive therapy to treat measles in China and other countries. (cochrane.org)
  • China also has the most neighbor countries in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • High
  • China Zun Tower will be a mixed-use building, featuring 60 floors of office space, 20 floors of luxury apartments and 20 floors of hotel with 300 rooms, there will be a rooftop garden on the top floor at 524m high. (wikipedia.org)
  • DJJ2) is an indigenously designed experimental high speed train manufactured in China. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of its power car and three passenger cars were moved to China Railway Museum, becoming the first high speed train being displayed in the museum. (wikipedia.org)
  • role
  • As a member of global POPIN and Asia-Pacific POPIN, CHINA POPIN has also played an active role in the activities of various international and regional population information networks. (un.org)
  • Main
  • Our main goal is to help all students increase their ability to use Chinese as much as possible within an eight-week period. (middlebury.edu)
  • The main reasons for forming CHINA POPIN were to strengthen the national effort implement the family planning program to assist leaders in policy-making, to strengthen the population sciences and to avoid wasteful duplication of investment and effort. (un.org)
  • keep
  • To preserve our leverage, we must "keep China on probation until China earns our trust. (slate.com)
  • Supporters worked to keep Joe in Juneau when Chinese workers in the Treadwell gold mine were forced out of the city in 1886. (wikipedia.org)
  • schools
  • CHINA POPIN is currently networking with dozens of members, including population institutes in various universities, social science academies and schools. (un.org)
  • helps
  • CHINA POPIN helps to organize, promote cooperation and build contact among the members in an effort to enable them to be more effective. (un.org)
  • Press
  • Science China Life Sciences is an academic journal cosponsored by the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and published by Science China Press. (springer.com)