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Chaozhou

, was founded to provide education for the people. Today, during some large occasions, the Teochew community still holds Teochew operas here. Other than that, Han Chiang School went on to become one of the most famous education institutions in Penang. They have 3 schools, namely SJK(C) Han Chiang, Han Chiang High School and Han Chiang College. * There is a large population of Chaozhou people in Hong Kong. When mainland China opened its doors in the 1950s, there was an exodus of refugees

. Chiu Chow Loun no longer stands out as a distinct community in Hong Kong, though they are still very active in organizing charity activities, especially around the "ghost festival" in the seventh month of the Chinese calendar. See Teochew people for more details. * On an added note, 70% of the population of Kowloon Walled City (formerly located in Hong Kong) was Chiu Chou. * There is a large population of Chaozhou people in Pontianak (Pontianak, Indonesia) and Ketapang

, Indonesia. Teochew is the main lingua franca used among the Chinese, and Teochew are the dominant ethnic Chinese group in Pontianak and Ketapang. *There is a large population of Chaozhou people in Thailand. Thailand has had a long history of business and trade with Teochew merchants. Many of the major business families in Thailand can trace their roots to Chaozhou. There are also many instances in the Thai language where Teochew words have been adopted as part of daily use. *There is a large


Dieppe, New Brunswick

-06-01 archiveurl http: web.archive.org web 20080502154426 http: www.champlainplace.ca leasing index.ch2 archivedate 2008-05-02 Champlain Place is owned and operated by Cadillac Fairview. It was created in 2006 (New Brunswick electoral redistribution, 2006) as a result of large population growth in the City of Dieppe (Dieppe, New Brunswick). It includes 4 of 5 wards (ward (politics)) of the city of Dieppe and a small portion of Moncton near Champlain Place shopping mall. The name of the district was briefly '''Dieppe Centre''', but the legislature changed it to Dieppe Centre-Lewisville before an election was held in the district. It was created in 2006 (New Brunswick electoral redistribution, 2006) as a result the large population increase in the City of Dieppe (Dieppe, New Brunswick). The district was carved largely out of the old riding of Dieppe-Memramcook taking about 1 5 of Dieppe, the village of Memramcook (Memramcook, New Brunswick) and surrounding areas. The community of Lakeville (Lakeville, New Brunswick) is also a part of this riding having come from the neighbouring district of Moncton Crescent.


Pontianak, Indonesia

Kalimantan are populated by Teochew speakers much like Bangkok, Thailand. As to their identity, Chinese Indonesians are more Indonesians compared to Chinese. * There is a large population of Chaozhou people


Petrolia, California

; Inhabitants A number of writers and artists have made their home in Petrolia, including Alexander Cockburn, a left-wing journalist and founder of ''CounterPunch'', Dale Maharidge, a journalist and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Freeman House, an environmental author, Peter Hannaford, an author and political public relations specialist, and Jim Danisch, a potter and sculptor. Petrolia has a large population of environmental activists and hosts two environmental organizations


Nepalgunj


Tema

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Sabha, Libya

-2549-6 Sabha is about south of Tripoli. Walt, Vivienne. "The Capture of Gaddafi's Son: The Reformer Who Refused to Reform." ''TIME (TIME (magazine))''. November 19, 2011. Retrieved on November 19, 2011. Overview With a relatively large population, and growing fast, Sabha's importance is due to its being the air and road transport hub of the Fezzan


Waiapu Valley

of many mothers). Referring to the valley's large population, its many whānau, and its large number of female leaders.


Široki Brijeg

and during major precipitation formed a periodic watercourse Ugrovača that going deeply carved canyon Brin, receiving side stream, and in the village of Trn (Trn, Bosnia and Herzegovina), Kočerin water fields, and on the road to Blato Mostarskog, in Siroki Brijeg center connects with the river Lištica. History Ancient period The ruins from the Illyrian (Illyrians) period confirm that the area of Široki Brijeg had a large population in pre-historic times


Memramcook, New Brunswick

, 2011, Maritime Broadcasting System received approval from the CRTC to increase CKDH-FM's average ERP (effective radiated power) from 18,700 to 23,000 watts, by decreasing the effective height of antenna above average terrain from 32 to 16 meters and by relocating its transmitter. Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2011-380 It was created in 2006 (New Brunswick electoral redistribution, 2006) as a result the large population increase in the City of Dieppe (Dieppe, New Brunswick). The district was carved largely out of the old riding of Dieppe-Memramcook taking about 1 5 of Dieppe, the village of Memramcook (Memramcook, New Brunswick) and surrounding areas. The community of Lakeville (Lakeville, New Brunswick) is also a part of this riding having come from the neighbouring district of Moncton Crescent. *1880, the Society of Saint John the Baptiste invites Francophones from all over North America to a congress in Quebec City *July 20–21, 1881, Acadian leaders organize the first Acadian National Convention in Memramcook, New Brunswick which had for its goal to take care of the general interests of the Acadian population. More than 5,000 Acadians participated in the convention. It was decided that August 15, the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, would be chosen to celebrate Acadian culture as National Acadian Day. Other debates at the convention centered around education, agriculture, emigration, colonization, and newspapers, and these same issues would arise at subsequent conventions. *At the second convention, on August 15, 1884, in Miscouche, Prince Edward Island, the Acadian flag, an anthem - Ave Maris Stella, and a motto - ''L'union fait la force'' were adopted. Issues discuss


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