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  Foshan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The prefecture-level city of Foshan administers 5 county-level divisions, all of which are districts.
Foshan Airport was once a regional airport with mixed usage (both military and domestic transport) since January 22, 1987, as it became a base of China United Airlines (CUA) in Guangdong Province.
Foshan is a main interchange for railway routes linking Guangzhou, Hong Kong and the western Guangdong Province.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Foshan   (352 words)

  
 Foshan, Guangzhou, Regent Tour China
Foshan, a bright pearl in the Pearl River Delta, is a historical and well known city, composed of Nanhai, the ancient city, Shunde, the hometown of flowers, Sanshui and Gaoming, the new riverside cities.
Foshan is "the hometown of delicious food" of the Pearl River Delta, "Eating in Foshan" is a great praise for Foshan in history.
Foshan snacks, such as Foshan Manggong Cake, Pricked hoof, Daliang Pheasant roll, Fried Milk, Double leather cheese, Xiaofeng biscuit, Nanhai Living Fish, Dafu cake, Jiujiang Fried Biscuit and Sanshui Gouzi Duck, etc. are famous for their excellent tastes.
www.regenttour.com /chinaplanner/can/guanzhou-sights-foshan.htm   (282 words)

  
 Foshan Today   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Much of the land upon which Foshan currently stands was recovered from the south sea, through a process of placing rocks around the perimeter of sand flats.
By end of 18th century, Foshan’s population was an estimated 500,000, nearly all of whom were urban: merchants and their families, cotton textile workers, tea curers, and ironmongers.
By end of 17th century, Foshan was the cotton textile commercial center in South China, in a triangular trade arrangement.
web.mit.edu /11.952/www/en/today/today.html   (877 words)

  
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Foshan, close to Hong Kong, Macao and Guangzhou, is located at the Pearl River Delta Region, the junction of East Asia and South East Asia, which enjoys vibrant economy.
Foshan is also the cradle of Cantonese Opera and Cantonese Food, which is one of the four famous cuisines in China.
Foshan is also a famous manufacturing base in China.
www.worldbank.org /urban/urbanforum2005/presentations/Yang.doc   (951 words)

  
 Foshan
Today Foshan is a city of 5.4 million people which has been devoured by ugly buildings and factories just like Guangzhou but it is about half in size.
Foshan is 28 km SW of Guangzhou and can be visited as an easy day tour (even half day if you are in a hurry) or on your way to Zhaoqing.
There are buses to Foshan from the railway station in Guangzhou and from a small bus station on the west end of Zhongsan road across the road from the large bus station which is on the north side of the road.
personales.ya.com /sailor/China2004/Foshan   (764 words)

  
 Business Wire: Orient Packaging Announces Preliminary Agreement to Acquire Major Printing/Packaging Converter
Foshan, with 1997 sales of US $14 million and net earnings of US $1.5 million is engaged in the printing (both gravure and offset) and converting of packaging materials for a wide range of packaged consumer products, including confectionery, cosmetics, electronics and toys.
Foshan operates a technology-intensive plant on 33 acres of land with printing and converting equipment.
Ollquist added, "Our intention is to build Foshan and to continue acquiring first-class converting operations, especially in the highly developed region of southern China, with the ultimate objective of developing as a key supplier of quality packaging to premium (foreign) brand consumer companies in China.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_1998_Sept_1/ai_21086592   (486 words)

  
 Foshan on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Chinese paper-cut on February 1, 2005 in Foshan of Guangdong Province, China.
GOH CHAI HIN Agence France Presse 06-13-2005 A vendor transports rows of textile on his scooter in the Foshan textile city, in southern China's Guangdong province, 13 June 2005.
The virus which has killed five people and infected 305 is thought to be a strain of infuenza according to experts which started in November in Foshan and has spread to five other cities.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/F/Foshan.asp   (603 words)

  
 My Foshan Challenge   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Foshan lies in the heart of the Pearl River Delta, neighbouring Hong Kong and Macao and bordering the city of Guangzhou (also known as Canton) in Guangdong Province and like a lot of cities in China there is a legend connected with Fo Shan (Budda Hill).
Foshan is the cradle of the Cantonese opera and the home of Chinese Kung Fu.
Today, Foshan, with its many beautiful parks and tree lined streets, is a modern city which has a reputation as a pottery and ceramics centre.
www.myfoshanchallenge.com   (411 words)

  
 Foshan - Ancestral Home of Wing Chun
Foshan is a small city, 17 miles south-west of Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdon Province.
Foshan was formerly a religious centre (Foshan means Buddha Hill) and is also famous for its pottery.
In Foshan the style was always known as Wing Chun but on his arrival in Hong Kong he found other styles of Wing Chun being taught so to differentiate his style from the others he named it after his teacher Pao Fa Lein.
www.itswa.co.uk /ancwc.htm   (1049 words)

  
 Stockton Sister Cities Association - Foshan, China
Recently, the Guangdong Provincial government made a strategic decision to establish Foshan as the third largest city in Guangdong, expecting Foshan to become an important force in Guangdong province's economic future.
The sister city relationship with Foshan was formally initiated in 1993 with a delegation from Stockton, led by former Mayor Joan Darrah to visit Foshan.
Beginning in 1995, groups of English teachers from Foshan high schools have come to Stockton to attend San Joaquin Delta College for three months to improve their oral and writing skills.
www.stocktonsistercities.org /foshan.html   (420 words)

  
 AsiaInfo Services: FOSHAN BE CAUTIOUS ON ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION MARKETIZATION@ HighBeam Research
FOSHAN, Jun 11, 2003 (SinoCast via COMTEX) -- Foshan will not open up environmentalprotection industry until related market regulations are workedout.
Or it will be irresponsible for both companies and thecitizens, said Yang Xiaojing, vice director of Foshan City PublicUtility Bureau.
So far public utilities have not been involved in thereconsolidation of Foshan.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:74540526&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (195 words)

  
 Foshan
Foshan is well represented in the collection with prints marked "Junji", all reissued by the Foshan City Museum in the 90's, and prints produced for the "real market" by Hualong, Hongchang and Xiangxi printshops.
The Foshan City Museum (1-4) never paints the orange backgrounds (di) typical of the commercially issued door prints of Foshan.
Many of their prints have only one or two colours, usually the fl one, printed with the original block(s), the rest being done by manual painting (3-4).
www.uc.pt /pessoal/maiaa/foshan.htm   (290 words)

  
 Foshan Hotel
Foshan Hotel (Foshan International Travel Service),the only one 4-star hotel in Foshan city, is located in the city's business center.She is an elegant modern hotel, covering 24000 square meters.
Parts of recreation facilities in Fitness club are free for the guests living in Foshan Hotel, for example, gymnasium,sauna, swimming pool, table tennis room and fitness dancing room, audio-visual and reading room,etc.
Foshan Hotel is an ideal place for your tour and commercial activities.
www.cbw.com /hotel/foshan   (299 words)

  
 VirtualTourist.com - Foshan Tips - Pictures, Tips and Reviews
Located in the suburb area of Foshan, Boamo Yuen becomes a new attractions to local residents and tourist.
The Zumiao Temple, located at the urban area of Chancheng District, at it was said, was founded during Yuanfeng period of North Song Dynasty (1078-1085), wherein Emperor Yuantian in north China was worshiped by the Taoists.
There are lots of buses that go back to GZ on this road and the drivers are so dependable --- they always stop their bus alongside you and ask you whether you want to go to GZ.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/Asia/China/Guangdong_Sheng/Foshan-1019062/Things_To_Do-Foshan-BR-2.html   (926 words)

  
 MIT Foshan Planning Workshop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Located in the Pearl River Delta, Foshan is a fast growing city southwest of Guangzhou.
As Foshan expands and repositions itself, it will evolve from a city near a river to a city with a river at its heart.
The MIT Foshan Planning Workshop focuses on applying the principles of sustainability to answer the question of how this transition should take place.
web.mit.edu /course/11/11.952/www/en   (183 words)

  
 MIT OpenCourseWare | Urban Studies and Planning | 11.952 Foshan China Workshop, Spring 2004 | Syllabus
The development pressures in Foshan reveal the challenges in creating a viable urban environment that is ecologically healthy and socially equitable.
Much attention was given to the fundamental challenge of re-orienting Foshan towards the Dong Ping River; transforming the city so that the river runs through it, rather than along its periphery.
The students of the Foshan workshop would like to extend their deepest gratitude to the Esquel Group for supporting the research and being our hosts while in China, as well as to the numerous experts who contributed their time during the course of the semester.
ocw.mit.edu /OcwWeb/Urban-Studies-and-Planning/11-952Spring2004/Syllabus   (1058 words)

  
 Book Foshan Hotels with Local Support and Rates
: Hotel Foshan is located in the heart of the commercial area and nearby some historical scenic spots such as Ancestral Temple, Renshou Temple, Dwelling House and Liang’s Garden.
Only 20 minutes drive to Foshan Airport and 40 minutes drive to Guangzhou Bai Yun International Airport.
All rooms are well equipped with modern facilities such as central heating and air conditioning, colour television, international direct dial telephone and room safe.
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 My Impressions of Yip Man Tong in Foshan  by Chu Shong Tin
Leung, Principal of Foshan Museum, and the presentation of banners and mirrors to the Museum by the guests, everyone went inside to explore.
Lok continual training in spite of their financial hardship, which in turn allowed Grand Master Ip to continue his teaching at the Association of Restaurant Workers of Hong Kong, Ving Tsun could not grow to what it is today, a world renown style of martial arts.
What we have achieved today would also not be possible, this gathering at Foshan of practitioners from all over the world, and the building of a memorial museum “Ip Man Tong” dedicated to Grand Master Ip by the Cultural Council of Foshan City.
www.vingtsun.org.hk /imp_foshan.htm   (977 words)

  
 China : Construction at Invista’s new Foshan spandex plant begin - Textile Fashion News Fibre2Fashion
The new plant will have a capacity of 12,000 tons a year in the first phase, but an expansion could double this figure in subsequent phases.
Apart from Foshan spandex plant to serve southern China markets, Invista already has spandex plants in Jiangsu Province and in Shanghai serving eastern China.
Guangdong area has seen a quantum jump in demand for spandex yarn than any other part of China, hence this plant is expected fulfill the shortfall.
www.fibre2fashion.com /news/NewsDetails.asp?News_id=13408   (203 words)

  
 Foshan Hotel
Her subsidiaries include Foshan International Travel Service, Ticket Service Center, Interpretation Company, Yajie Laundry Service Company, passenger transport group, stores, etc.
Foshan Hotel has almost 400 deluxe rooms, suites and more than ten conference rooms in different size.
Parts of recreation facilities in Fitness club are free for the guests living in Foshan Hotel, for example, gymnasium, sauna, swimming pool, table tennis room and fitness dancing room, audio-visual and reading room, etc.
www.cnhomestay.com /hotels/fushan/ind.htm   (230 words)

  
 Foshan City Nanhai New Bright Decoration Co., Ltd. decoration, disco light, lamp, flash light, party light, disco lamp, ...
Foshan City Nanhai New Bright Decoration Co., Ltd. decoration, disco light, lamp, flash light, party light, disco lamp, fiber optical, holiday light
Foshan City Nanhai New Bright Decoration Co., Ltd.
Established in 1997, New Bright Decoration Co., Ltd. is located in Foshan City of Guangdong Province.
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 Foshan City Nanhai Harvest Plastic Co., Ltd. Plastic packaging, food packaging, food container, sushi trays, plastic ...
Foshan City Nanhai Harvest Plastic Co., Ltd. Plastic packaging, food packaging, food container, sushi trays, plastic box, thermoforming, clamshell, blister
Established in January 2004 with a registered capital of USD 1,200,000, our company covers an area of 14000 square meters in National Demonstration Eco-industrial Park in Pearl River Delta in China.
National Demonstration Eco-Industrial Park, Danzao, Nanhai District, Foshan City, Guangdong Province.
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 FOSHAN HOTEL, Foshan, China - Discount Hotel Reservations
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FOSHAN HOTEL, Foshan Description: Hotel Foshan is located in the heart of the commercial area and nearby some historical scenic spots such as Ancestral Temple, Renshou Temple, Dwelling House and Liang’s Garden.
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 Foshan City Nanhai District Xiaotang Jinchi Ceramics Co., Ltd. sanitary ware, ceramics, bath, bathtub, shower, toilet, ...
Foshan City Nanhai District Xiaotang Jinchi Ceramics Co., Ltd. sanitary ware, ceramics, bath, bathtub, shower, toilet, shower room, jacuzzi
Foshan City Nanhai District Xiaotang Jinchi Ceramics Co., Ltd.
Wuxing Industrial Zone, Xiaotang Town, Nanhai District, Foshan City, Guangdong Province.
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 Foshan Hotels - China - Hotels in Foshan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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