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  Henan Travel Guide: Henan Tour, Map, Hotel, Tips, Henan China
Highlight of Henan Province, Songshan Mountain lies southwest of Zhengzhou and it is one of the most famous mountains in China because of the rugged beauty of its peaks and the Bonsai-like appearance of its beautiful old trees.
Henan means 'the south of the river', indicating that Henan lies south of China's Yellow River.
Henan province is considered the cradle of Chinese civilization due to its location on the Yellow River.
www.travelchinaguide.com /cityguides/henan/index.htm   (551 words)

  Henan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Henan is flat in the east and mountainous in the west and extreme south.
Henan cuisine is the local cuisine, with traditions such as the Luoyang Shuixi (Luoyang "Water Table", consisting entirely of various soups, etc.); Xinyang Duncai (Xinyang brewed vegetables), and the traditional cuisine of Kaifeng.
Henan is one of the provinces which have the most historical relics in the country.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henan   (2315 words)

 Henan - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Not to be confused with the unrelated provinces of Hainan and Hunan.
Henan (Chinese: 河南; Hanyu Pinyin: Hénán; Wade-Giles: Ho-nan), is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the central part of the country.
Northern Wei splintered in 534 and would not be restored until 589, when the Sui Dynasty reunified China.Sui Emperor Yang's costly attempt to relocate the capital from Chang'an to Luoyang contributed to the downfall of Sui.The Tang Dynasty that followed kept its capital in Chang'an (modern Xi'an, Shaanxi).
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Henan   (2328 words)

 Province View-china.org.cn
Henan Province is located in eastern central China, on the plain between the Yellow and Huaihe rivers.
Henan Province is in the transitional area between the second and third steps of China's four-step terrain rising from east to west, with rolling mountains over 1,000 meters above sea level in its western part and plain area of 100 meters or lower in its east.
The province's average temperature of the year is 13~15℃; the average annual rainfall is 807 mm; and its frost-free period lasts 308~275 days.
www.china.org.cn /english/features/ProvinceView/155740.htm   (1409 words)

 China Travel Service - China Travel Guide
Henan Province is in the transitional area between the second and third steps of China¡¯s four-step terrain rising from east to west, with rolling mountains over 1,000 meters above sea level in its western part and plain area of 100 meters or lower in its east.
The province¡¯s average temperature of the year is 13~15 degrees centigrade; the average rainfall is 1120~570 mm; and its frost-free period lasts 308~275 days.
The coverage of radio and TV audience in the province is 94 percent and 92.5 percent of its population respectively.
www.landingchina.com /city_guide/Henan_Province.htm   (1732 words)

By the end of 2000, there were 52 higher education institutions in Henan Province, with the number of students enrolled being 262,400 and teachers 20,200; 7,002 secondary schools with 7,195,800 students enrolled and 424,800 teachers; 41,269 primary schools had 11,306,300 students enrolled and teachers 459,300.
Marriage is stable in Henan; the majority of the population is married; only few are divorced and the proportion of the divorced population is low.
The aging process in Henan is rapid; and the speed of rural population aging was faster than that of the urban population.
www.unescap.org /esid/psis/population/database/chinadata/henan.htm   (2113 words)

 Henan Province, China
Henan means "the south of the river", including that Henan lies south of China's Yellow River.
Dry and windy in winter and spring, the province is hot and rainy in summer and bakes in strong sunlight during the autumn months.
Henan province is considered the cradle of Chinese civilization due to its location on the Yellow River.
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 Henan Province travel guide - China travel guide, Henan China travel services, Henan tours
Henan, also known as Yu for short, is located on the hin terland of the Central Plain, a long the middle and lower reaches of the Huanghe (Yellow) River in China.
Henan has 13 cities such as Zhengzhou, Luoyang, Anyang, and Kaifeng, two regions including Zhoukou and Zhumadian, 25 county-level cities, and 91 counties, with an area of 160, 000 square kilometers and a population of 90.27 million.
Henan is surrounded by mountains in southwest and northwest.
www.chinaplanner.com /henan/index.htm   (251 words)

Henan, an agricultural province, lies in the middle-lower reaches of the Yellow River.
Yu is the shortened form of Henan Province, with Zhenzhou as the provincial capital.
In the remote past, China was divided into nine geographical regions, and Henan was called the "Central Region" or "Central Plain" because it was situated in the middle of the nine regions.
www.chinaculture.org /gb/en_map/2003-09/24/content_21594.htm   (432 words)

 Country Profile:Anhui Province --People's Daily Online
Henan has the temperate climate advantages of both the south and the north with annual average temperature of 13¡ãc- 15¡ãc.
In 1998 the total yields of grain of Henan was as high as 39.45 million tons with an increase of 1.3% than the previous year, which was an all-time high and ranked the first in the whole country.
In 1998 the added industrial value of Henan Province was 172,000 million yuan with an increase of 8.8% than previous year, including 5.4% in light industry, 10.1% in heavy industry.
english.peopledaily.com.cn /data/province/henan.html   (218 words)

 Henan Province
Physical features: The province has an area of 167,000 square kilometres with rugged mountains in the west and rich agricultural land in the eastern and central areas.
Historical significance:  The region is often regarded as the birthplace of the Han Chinese, with a history that goes back to urban-based settlements of the Shang Dynasty (1700 to 1027 BC), during which the writing system was developed.
Henan's reserves of molybdenum, marble, asbestos, aluminium, natural gas, bauxite, coal, and refractory clay are among the largest in China.
www.accci.com.au /keycity/henan.htm   (1073 words)

 Henan - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Henan is one of China's most densely populated provinces.
Luoyang, also Lo-yang, city, northern China, in Henan Province.
It is an industrial center on the Luo River, a tributary of the Huang He (Yellow...
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 Henan-China City Tours Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Henan Province,Songshan Mountain lies southwest of Zhengzhou and it is one of the most famous mountains in China because of the rugged beauty of its peaks and the Bonsai-like appearance of its beautiful old trees.
Henan is one of the most important railway hubs in China, with its capital Zhengzhou as the junction, the largest in China.
Civil aviation in Henan has been developing rapidly, The newly-built 4E-grade Zhengzhou Xinzheng Airport in 1997 is designed to handle 3.8 million passengers a year, standing as a new bridge linking Henan with the world.
www.achinatravel.com /china-travel/china-henan.asp   (322 words)

 Map of Henan Province and travel guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Situated in the central part of China, Henan Province is bounded by Hebei, Shandong, Anhui, Shanxi, Shaanxi and Hubei, and separated into two unequal parts by the Huanghe River(Yellow River), Area:over 167000 kM2.
The province is divided topographically into two parts: the western highlands and the eastern plain.
Henan has a temperate continental monsoon climate, with a long and cold winter and a hot and rainy summer.
www.maps-of-china.net /p_henan_maps.html   (256 words)

 Henan province - China cities Directory, tour & trip guide for Henan
It lies in the mid-lower reach of the Yellow River, with an area of 160 thousand square kilometers in area, and a population of 88.1 million.
The places of interest here is Song Mountain, Jigong Mountain, the White-horse Temple in Luoyang, Longmen Caves, the Chancellor Temple in Kaifeng, Tie Tower, Shaolin Temple in Dengfeng, Zhongyue Temple and so on.
The traditional specialties are imitate Tangsancai, Henan embroidery in Kaifeng, Maojian Tea in Xinyang and Dukang Wine in Luoyang.
www.tour33.com /china_province/henan.htm   (253 words)

 Restrictions on AIDS Activists in China: IV. Continuing Crackdown in Henan Province
Henan province, the site of one of the world’s most disastrous and preventable HIV/AIDS catastrophes, presents all the perils and promises facing AIDS activists in China, often in extreme.
But in practice the Henan response to the AIDS crisis continues to be uneven, and in some cases hostile to efforts by HIV-positive villagers and activists who have formed local NGOs to help provide care, treatment and emotional support to fellow families struggling with the devastating impact of the epidemic.
Henan AIDS activist Zhu Longwei has been repeatedly harassed and detained by local police and officials in connection with his advocacy on treatment access and on the plight of orphans.
www.hrw.org /reports/2005/china0605/4.htm   (6196 words)

 AIDS prevention and care program in Yunnan and Henan Provinces
Henan Province is an area of China seriously hit by AIDS.
Amity conducted eight training workshops for local church ministers and church leaders at different levels in Yunan and Henan provinces (for details, see table below), with the hope that those trained would be able to share their knowledge with members of the local community.
During the past six months, 400 people from 12 counties in Henan Province and Kunming (Yunnan Province) have attended the training programs, and it is hoped another 600 can be trained in the next six months.
www.amityfoundation.org /page.php?page=189   (1115 words)

 Henan province to shut down illegal coal mines
Central China's Henan Province has vowed to shut down about 1,000 small and illegal coal mines with poor production safety guarantees by the end of 2006, in an effort of rectifying and overhauling local coal enterprises.
Governments at different levels in the province will be responsible of supervising dismantling of the substandard coal mines and ensuring their closure within one month, the regulation said.
Henan provincial government has planned to complete the streamlining of its coal industry by the end of 2006, which will close a total of 1,000 small and illegal coal mines, leaving only 560 major ones operational.
chinadaily.com.cn /bizchina/2005-12/06/content_591641.htm   (341 words)

 Wan Yanyhai China Health News and the Henan Province Health Scandal Cover-up  20 January 2001
According to those reports, we are to understand that after the "Blood Donation Law" was promulgated, Henan Province health administrations and their leaders took some measure to ensure that the "Blood Donation Law" was implemented, to ensure the safety of the blood supply, and to control the spread of blood borne diseases.
It has gone to that point that today on the issue of AIDS in Henan Province and the problem of blood safety, China Health News support of the public health field and the image of its leaders is in direct conflict with the interests of the health and interests of the Chinese people.
Write letters to the Henan Province Procuratorate asking that an investigation and prosecution of Liu Quanxi be undertaken for organizing the sale of blood that led to the spread of HIV in Henan Province so that criminal and administrative sanctions can be applied.
www.casy.org /Chindoc/Wan_henan.htm   (2155 words)

 HIV/AIDS-CHINA: Henan Orphans Finally Speak Out
Others are about to appear in a groundbreaking book on the Henan epidemic published by Dr. Gao Yaojie, an AIDS activist who was awarded the 2003 Magsaysay prize for her fight against the disease in China.
This means that one million peasants only in Henan province were infected by selling blood in a country where blood donation is a social taboo.
In some Henan counties, entire adult village populations are dying, social workers say, because they can't afford the treatment needed to keep them alive.
www.aegis.com /news/ips/2005/IP050308.html   (1352 words)

 AEGiS-PRn: First Blood Safety Training Center in Henan Province Opens Through Joint Venture of Chinese Ministry of ...
HENAN PROVINCE -- Taking a major step forward in the fight against HIV/AIDS in China, Vice Minister Huang Jiefu opened today the country's first joint venture blood safety training center in Henan Province funded and operated by the Washington DC-based Safe Blood International Foundation.
The Henan location is the hardest hit Province with HIV/AIDS, due to a history of poor blood safety practices.
The Henan Blood Safety Training Center is the first of many such centers and programs to be initiated by Safe Blood for China Foundation.
www.aegis.com /NEWS/PR/2005/PR051155.html   (682 words)

 Holidays to Henan - China
The name of the Henan Province comes from its geographic situation that means south of the Yellow River.
Due to its location on the Yellow River, Henan province is considered the cradle of Chinese civilisation and boasts rich historic heritage.
It is located in the west of Henan Province, covers total area of 15,208 sq km and populated with 6.10 million.
www.chinaholidays.co.uk /cities-and-regions/henan.htm   (460 words)

 News @ Cisco: Henan Province PTA and Cisco to Build Integrated Data, Voice and Video Network
The Henan Broadband Service Data Network forms the core of China's Multimedia Service Network (known as the "169 Network" in China), that will be one of the largest multiservice networks in the world.
Henan PTA is building an 18-site Tag Switched network that will be deployed in regional-post telecommunications sites and in its capital city in Zhengzhou.
Henan PTA is the highest telecommunications authority in the Henan Province and manages the development, planning and infrastructure of its 18 regional post and telecommunications bodies.
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 Legislative Electronic Publications -- Governor of China's Henan Province Leads Delegation On Visit To Manitoba
A 14-member delegation from Henan, Manitoba’s sister province in China, has arrived in Manitoba to research trade and investment opportunities and tour grain handling and storage facilities, Industry, Trade and Mines Minister MaryAnn Mihychuk announced today.
Henan Province is situated in mideastern China and is home to approximately
Westeel is in the process of negotiating the first phase of two projects that will supply grain storage bins to Henan Province for a total capacity of up to 45,000 tonnes.
www.gov.mb.ca /chc/press/top/2001/05/2001-05-23-02.html   (491 words)

 Revealing the Blood Wound of the Spread of AIDS in Henan Province
In the early 1990s, Henan's economic and social environment was such that there wasn't much drug addiction or prostitution.The farmers of the central plain, like their fathers and ancestors before them, made a living from the soil.
Gao Yaojie is a gynecologist at the Henan Chinese School of Traditional Medicine Hospital.After she retired, she began doing research on sexually transmitted diseases.At first she just looked into the STD advertisements on the street and criticized them.
Some officials of the Henan Provincial Department of Health who have spent a good chunk of youth and later life rising in officialdom together with Liu Quanxi are coming down with hepatitis B and hepatitis C and ending up in the hospital.Perhaps they don't even know themselves how they got their illnesses.
www.usembassy-china.org.cn /sandt/henan-hiv.htm   (3917 words)

 The social history of Henan Province
Henan was slow in implementing the country's economic reforms.
The latest income situation for urban citizens and farmers in Henan Province.
About 600 farmers in Fushan county of Henan province took to the streets last Friday to protest against the collection of overdue taxes.
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