Tianjin

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major radio

is the major radio station in Tianjin. Broadcasting in nine channels, it serves most of North China, part of East (East China) and Northeast China, reaching an audience of over 100 million. Commons:Category:Tianjin WikiPedia:Tianjin Dmoz:Regional Asia China Tianjin


called summer

thumb 200px Jan Myrdal in a open-air meeting against a Swedish involvement in the war in Afghanistan, October 27, 2007 (Image:Author jan myrdal 27nov 2007 södermalmstorg Stockholm Sweden.jpg) '''Jan Myrdal''' (born 19 July 1927 in Bromma, Stockholm) is a Swedish (Sweden) author, leftist-political writer and columnist. He is an honorary doctor of literature at Upsala College in New Jersey, USA, and a Ph.D. at Nankai University in Tianjin in China. He has lived at various times in the United States, Afghanistan, Iran and India. He is the son of the Social Democrat (Swedish Social Democratic Party)s and Nobel Laureates Alva Myrdal and Gunnar Myrdal; he broke completely with both at an early age for personal reasons while keeping them in esteem for their public achievements. He was married to Gun Kessle, a photographer, graphic artist and writer, until her death in 2007. She illustrated many of his works. *'''Middle East''': Aqaba, Bahrain, Salalah, Port Said *'''Asia''': Cai Mep, Colombo, Dalian, Guangzhou, Kobe, Laem Chabang, Mumbai, Pipavav, Qingdao, Tanjung Pelepas, Tianjin, Shanghai, Xiamen, Yokohama. *'''Africa''': Abidjan, Apapa, Cotonou, Douala, Luanda, Monrovia, Onne Port, Pointe Noire, Port Elizabeth, Tangier, Tema. thumb "A halt on the march": Owen Lattimore in late 1926, on his first journey across Inner Asia (his diary from this journey on the "desert road to Turkestan" enabled him to write his first book, the start of his career as a scholar of the region) (File:Owen-Latimore-Desert-Road-to-Turkestan-p220-A-HALT-ON-THE-MARCH.png) Although born in the US, Lattimore was raised in Tianjin, China, where his parents, David and Margaret Lattimore, were teachers of English at a Chinese university. (His brother was the classics translator Richmond Lattimore. One of his sisters was the children's author Eleanor Frances Lattimore.) After being schooled at home by his mother, he left China at the age of twelve and attended schools in Switzerland and St Bees School, England (1915–1919), but returned in 1919 when it turned out that he would not have enough funds for attending university. Volvo IT has around 5000 employees and offices in Gothenburg, Skövde, Wrocław, Ghent, Lyon, Greensboro, Bangalore, Kuala Lumpur, Tianjin and Curitiba. Corollas are manufactured in Japan and in Brazil (Indaiatuba, São Paulo), Canada (Cambridge, Ontario), China (People's Republic of China) (Tianjin), India (Bangalore), Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, South Africa (Durban), Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey and Venezuela. Production has previously been made in Australia (Victoria (Victoria (Australia))) and the United Kingdom ( Derbyshire


strong performance

in a strong performance in her international debut, the 1996 Junior Pan American Championships, placing second in the all-around and winning gold on the uneven bars and floor exercise. She continued to excel in the years that followed, picking up an uneven bars silver medal at the 1998 Goodwill Games. At the 1999 World Championships in Tianjin, China, Ray was the highest-ranked American of the competition, finishing eighth in the all-around. However, Amakasu was released


home number

of diplomatic relations between China and South Korea, many citizens of South Korea started to settle in China. Large new communities of South Koreans have formed in Beijing, Shanghai, and Qingdao.


artistic quality

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strong performances

. - bgcolor "#99BADD" bgcolor "98FB98" Winner 2. 4 June 2006 Chen Yi (Chen Yi (tennis)) 3–6 7–6(7) 6–1 - bgcolor "#99BADD" The 1999 World Championships in Tianjin, China saw strong performances from Produnova, where she was unlucky not to take any more individual medals. She finished fourth in the vault


wild success

. Several explanations have been offered for its unusual name; perhaps the most common is that it comes from a childhood nickname of the founder, Gao Gui You 高贵友, given to protect him from bad luck. Another spinoff of the story says that Gao, after the wild success of his baozi business, had less and less time to converse with his patrons, which led to a joke amongst the patrons that Gao does not care about them, hence the name "Dog Don't Care". According to tradition, the Empress


style simple

. The structure and material of gates are of typical Japanese style, simple and plain, while the low pitched roof and the detailed decoration are of obvious Spanish architecture style. The garden is now displayed following its original arrangements of furniture and adornments. And there also exhibit some paper materials and photos related with the daily life and political life of Pu Yi, the last emperor. *


population social

service. Source: Department of Population, Social, Science and Technology Statistics of the National Bureau of Statistics of China (國家統計局人口和社會科技統計司) and Department of Economic Development of the State Ethnic Affairs Commission of China (國家民族事務委員會經濟發展司), eds. ''Tabulation on Nationalities of 2000 Population Census of China'' (《2000年人口普查中國民族人口資料》). 2 vols. Beijing: Nationalities Publishing House (民族出版社), 2003. (ISBN ) Media Tianjin People's Broadcasting Station is the major radio station in Tianjin. Broadcasting in nine channels, it serves most of North China, part of East (East China) and Northeast China, reaching an audience of over 100 million. Commons:Category:Tianjin WikiPedia:Tianjin Dmoz:Regional Asia China Tianjin


vocal performance

continual spread would result in unwanted political instability in a still fragile and growing economy. thumb A male Peking opera performer (File:Beijing-Opera2.jpg) '''Peking opera''' or '''Beijing opera''' ( ) is a form of traditional Chinese theatre (Chinese opera) which combines music, vocal performance, mime, dance and acrobatics. It arose in the late 18th century and became fully developed and recognized by the mid-19th century. ref name "Afternoon

Tianjin

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'''Tianjin''' ( ; Postal map spelling (Chinese postal map romanization): '''Tientsin''') is a metropolis in northern China (North China) and one of the five national central cities (National Central City) of the People's Republic of China (PRC). It is governed as one of the four direct-controlled municipalities (Direct-controlled municipalities of China) of the PRC, and is thus under direct administration of the central government (Central People's Government). Tianjin borders Hebei Province and Beijing Municipality, bounded to the east by the Bohai Gulf portion of the Yellow Sea. Part of the Bohai Economic Rim, it is the largest coastal city in northern China.

In terms of urban population, Tianjin is the fourth largest in China, after Shanghai, Beijing, and Guangzhou. In terms of administrative area population, Tianjin also ranks fifth in Mainland China. Tianjin is a dual-core city, with its main urban area (including the old city) located along the Hai River, which connects to the Yellow (Yellow River) and Yangtze (Yangtze River) Rivers via the Grand Canal (Grand Canal (China)); and Binhai, a New Area urban core located east of the old city, on the coast of Bohai Sea. As of the end of 2010, around 285 Fortune 500 companies have set up base in Binhai, which is a new growth pole in China and is a hub of advanced industry and financial activity. Since the mid-19th century, Tianjin has been a major seaport and gateway to the nation's capital.

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