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  Lanzhou - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lanzhou is also the home of many factories including petroleum processing, and suffers from large dust storms kicked up from the Gobi Desert, especially in the winter and spring.
Lanzhou is a sister city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, in the United States.
Lanzhou is a rail, highway, and air hub and the junction point to Xinjiang in NW China.
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 Lanzhou University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lanzhou University (SC: 兰州大学, TC: 蘭州大學, PY: Lánzhōu Dàxué) is a university in Lanzhou, China (the capital city of Gansu province).
Lanzhou University had formerly been one of China's premier institutions of higher learning.
Lanzhou University's main campus is a ten minute walk from Lanzhou Train Station.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lanzhou_University   (270 words)

  
 Lanzhou Travel Guide: Lanzhou Hotel, Map, Climate, Pictures,Tour, Bus...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Lanzhou used to be a key point connecting the central China and the western region as well as a vital city on the Silk Road.
Today, Lanzhou is a hub of the Silk Road, with Maiji Caves to the east, Bingling Thousand Buddha Caves to the west, Labrang Monastery to the south and Dunhuang Mogao Caves to the north.
With mountains in the south and north of the city and the Yellow River flowing from the east to the west, Lanzhou is a beautiful modern city with both the grand beauty of northern cities and the prettiness of southern cities.
www.travelchinaguide.com /cityguides/gansu/lanzhou   (480 words)

  
 Critical Eye on Lanzhou -- CBR Sep-Oct 2005
Lanzhou is building a new residential area near the zone, as well as a bridge to create a faster connection between Anning and the rest of the city.
Lanzhou residents are well-aware of the city's reputation as one of the most polluted in China, and the city has taken some steps to remedy the situation.
Lanzhou is home to 19 universities and research institutes, including Lanzhou University, which years ago ranked among the nation's top 10 (many view it as northwestern China's top university now).
www.chinabusinessreview.com /public/0509/criticaleye.html   (1431 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Lanzhou, China (Chinese Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Lanzhou is linked by rail to Beijing and to the Republic of Mongolia and Russia.
A rapidly growing industrial city, it receives its power from a nearby hydroelectric facility and from the coal that is mined in the area.
It is the seat of an oil research institute, Lanzhou Univ., and numerous technical colleges.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/L/Lanzhou.html   (260 words)

  
 Lanzhou - Chinese Food Guide - Chinese Cuisine Culture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Some of the famous Lanzhou dishes are: Lanzhou Roast Piglet, Gaosan Braised Meat, Fried Lamb Tail, etc. The city is most famous for its authentic hand-stretched noodles.
This traditional food of Lanzhou requires several procedures to prepare: the "Saozi", or seasoning, is made with pork, day lily, fl edible fungus and others.
The famous dish of Lanzhou is prepared by roasting on the grill or in the oven.
www.chinese-food-guide.com /lanzhou.htm   (538 words)

  
 Travel in Lanzhou - China - Asia - History - WorldTravelGate.net®-   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Lanzhou is almost in the centre of China.
During 1666, Gansu was made a separate province and Lanzhou was made its capital.
During the Sino-Japan war, Lanzhou was used as the distribution centre for all ammunition and supplies shipped in to China from Soviet Union.
www.asiatravelling.net /china/lanzhou/lanzhou_history.htm   (170 words)

  
 Vacation in Lanzhou China with Asian Vacations, Inc.
Lanzhou was also in the past called the "Gold City", due to the precious metal that was found here.
Lanzhou has many different restaurants and areas to sample food and the most pleasant are: Fengshan Restaurant (Fengshan fandian) on Nongmin xiang behind the Lanzhou Hotel (Lanzhou fandian on Donggang xilu).
Lanzhou, capital of Gansu Province, boasts a fairly advanced transport network and is generally thought of as one of the most important railway and air traffic centers in west China.
www.vacationsinchina.com /Lanzhou.htm   (1561 words)

  
 Lanzhou, China
Lanzhou lies in the east of the province of Gansu.
After 1949 Lanzhou underwent enormous economic development, becoming an important industrial center (petro-chemicals, weaving, metal processing) and achieving prominence in the field of atomic energy research.
Today the city is the political, economic, scientific and cultural center of Gansu Province and the second largest city in northwest China.
www.planetware.com /china/lanzhou-chn-gs-l.htm   (159 words)

  
 TIMEasia.com | Visions of China: Lanzhou | 9/27/99
As China's industrialization revved up in the 1950s, Mao Zedong and his cohorts would proudly state: "The machines are rumbling, and smoke is rising from factories." Today, dark fumes still belch from the nation's smokestacks, but the industrial base Mao once admired has produced an environmental disaster.
The degradation is most evident in Lanzhou, a bleak city in Gansu province that last year earned the dubious distinction of being the world's most polluted city, according to the World Resources Institute in Washington.
Lanzhou has plenty of national company: eight other Chinese metropolises rank among the institute's top 10 list of cities with unbreathable air.
www.time.com /time/asia/magazine/99/0927/lanzhou.html   (685 words)

  
 Lanzhou   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Lanzhou (兰州) is the capital of the Gansu province in China.
Located in the Hexi Corridor, or "Corridor West of the Yellow River", in which early Chinese civilization began, it has a history of over 2,000 years.
Mixed with different cultural herritage, area at present-day Gansu province, from the 5th to the 11th century, became a center for Buddhist study.
bopedia.com /en/wikipedia/l/la/lanzhou.html   (278 words)

  
 Gansu Province
Lanzhou is also a major physics research center, home to an advanced particle accelerator at the Heavy Ion Research Facility.
Indeed, the Lanzhou government is well aware of its shortcomings and in recent months has taken steps to cut down on pollution and position itself as a more attractive commercial destination, according to city officials.
Lanzhou's Dongbu general goods wholesale market is one of the largest of its kind in China and the 49th largest market overall, registering $525 million in 2000 turnover.
www.chinabusinessreview.com /public/0209/gansu.html   (1595 words)

  
 China
The Lanzhou GDP began commercial operation in 1980 and until 1997 produced low enriched uranium (LEU) for the 300 MW PWR at Qinshan.
The decision to decommission the Lanzhou facility was reportedly made at the same time as the decision to re-locate the third phase facility.
The Lanzhou Nuclear Fuel Complex, may eventually be combined with an industrial-scale reprocessing plant, and will be used to store spent fuel after its completion.
www.nti.org /db/china/lanzhou.htm   (988 words)

  
 Travel in Lanzhou - China - Asia - Culture - WorldTravelGate.net®-
Lanzhou is the capital of the Gansu province, with 13 thousand square kilometres in area and a population of 2,58 million.
Lanzhou is the important output place of roses and lilies Lanzhou.
It is a bustling city with a modern downtown area, with western boutiques and fast food outlets, as well as more traditional markets and temples.
www.asiatravelling.net /china/lanzhou/lanzhou_culture.htm   (288 words)

  
 ::Welcome to Lanzhou University P.R.China !::................
Founded in 1909 and located in Lanzhou, the capital city of Gansu Province, Lanzhou University is one of the key universities under Ministry of Education, China.
In 1981, Lanzhou University became one of the first universities entitled to enroll Bachelor, Master’s and Doctoral degree candidates; it was also authorized to set up postdoctoral research programs in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Lanzhou University is active in developing international education exchange and cooperation through the international exchange of post-graduate students, visiting scholars and scientific research cooperation with universities and organizations in more than 30 foreign countries and regions including USA, Japan, UK, France, Germany, Australia, Canada, Russia, Kong Kong and many others.
www.lzu.edu.cn /notice/English/Introduction.htm   (485 words)

  
 Lanzhou - Chinese Nuclear Forces
In July 1955 the USSR agreed to construct atomic reactors in Lanzhou and Baotou, which were to be completed in 1960 [no reactor was built in Lanzhou].
Based on the estimated capacity of the transformers at the plant's substation and the apparent excess of electric power available from the thermal station, it was estimated by US intelligence that about 100 MW could be supplied to the gaseous diffusion plant.
The Lanzhou Nuclear Fuel Complex is also the site of a pilot spent fuel reprocessing facility, with a nominal capacity of 100 kg/HM per day.
www.globalsecurity.org /wmd/world/china/lanzhou.htm   (771 words)

  
 The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition: Lanzhou@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Lanzhou is a nice place - so long as you...
Lanzhou Jingang Tire Co Ltd and Yuetai Group of Thailand have signed...
Lanzhou Petrochemical Co., Ltd. is a super large...
www.highbeam.com /ref/doc3.asp?docid=1E1:Lanzhou   (546 words)

  
 Lanzhou Social Welfare Institute
We were luckier than many parents in that the staff at the Lanzhou S.W.I. kindly fulfilled oru request to provide photos with the camera we sent, and they gave us three additional photos.
And as you can see from the photos we took ourselves during our visit, the neighborhood in which the orphanage is located is very poor and seems almost rural.
She reports that the day they visited, the orphanage ran out of food, and only the younger children got fed. That's one anecdote, albeit one that is hard to get out of your head.
www.polytrope.com /family/adoption/lswi   (634 words)

  
 Lanzhou on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Lanzhou is a Nice Place so Long As You Don't Inhale ; Today I Met My First Caveman
Lanzhou is a nice place - so long as you don't inhale; Today I met my first caveman.
Iko Lee Getty Images 09-07-2003 LANZHOU, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 7: Rural Chinese enjoy a Qin opera performance from Shaanxi province in a teahouse on September 7, 2003 in Lanzhou, China.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/L/Lanzhou.asp   (872 words)

  
 Lanzhou   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
CNPC Lanzhou Petrochemical established.(Lanzhou Refining and Chemical Co., Ltd. and Lanzhou Chemical Industrial Co., Ltd. merge into CNPC Lanzhou Petrochemical Co., Ltd.)(Brief Article)
Refined C5 petroleum resin starts development in Lanzhou.
Lanzhou Jingang and Thailand join hands.(Cooperation)(Lanzhou Jingang Tire Co Ltd)(Yuetai Group)(Brief Article)
www.infoplease.com /ce6/world/A0828844.html   (298 words)

  
 Lanzhou Accommodation, Hotels in Lanzhou - Octopus Travel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is one of the oldest and largest hotels in the city, a tennis court is available for guests' access.
LanZhou is a major Oil and Chemical Industrial city and a gate of the ancient Silk Road of China.
The hotel is so far the only 5 star hotel in Lanzhou, a pearl of the Silk Road along the Yellow River.
www.octopustravel.net.au /China_Lanzhou_hotel_1_accommodation.html   (336 words)

  
 business Lanzhou China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
JJ Sun Hotel, Lanzhou China Hotels Lanzhou Hotels - Discount China Situated on Donggangxi Road, the commercial center of Lanzhou, There is also various sized meeting rooms and a business center for guest use.
Lanzhou on Encyclopedia.com An old walled city, Lanzhou was the scene (1936) of a successful Chinese Communist revolt.
Lanzhou's Petro-Chem Bid Located in the western district of Lanzhou proper, Lanlian was China's first large-scale Subscribe to the China International Business.
www.chinaexhibitions.com /Lanzhou.html   (1337 words)

  
 NTI: Country Overviews: China: Nuclear Capabilities
Both the Lanzhou facility and the Heping Uranium Enrichment Plant in Sichuan Province relied on the process of gaseous diffusion to produce HEU.
The Lanzhou Gaseous Diffusion Plant (GDP), also known as Plant 504 or the Lanzhou Uranium Enrichment Plant, began producing weapon-grade uranium on 14 January 1964 and for many years was China's main site for HEU production for nuclear weapons.[7] The Lanzhou facility was initially constructed with some Soviet assistance.
The Lanzhou GDP began producing LEU for commercial purposes in 1980 and continued to supply LEU for the 300 MW pressurized water reactor (PWR) at Qinshan until 1997.
www.nti.org /e_research/profiles/China/Nuclear/5569_5570.html   (1945 words)

  
 Lanzhou Pictures, Lanzhou Photos, Lanzhou Photographs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Lanzhou, the capital of Gansu Province, used to be called the Golden City as a vital stop along the Silk Road and has a history of over 2,000 years.
Lanzhou is also the only city beside the Yellow River.
As a cultural and historical city, Lanzhou boasts attractions like the Yellow River Scenery, the Five Springs Park, White Pagoda Park and so on.
www.travelchinaguide.com /picture/gansu/lanzhou/city   (158 words)

  
 Reprehensible People at Lanzhou University Intensify the Persecution Against Dafa Practitioners | Clearharmony - ...
Corrupt individuals at the Lanzhou University held a "Compulsory Brainwashing Class" which is not only illegal but unconstitutional.
Recently we have learned that 2 students were sent against their will to be brainwashed in an underground hostel of the Lanzhou University Youth League Committee.
This spring, Tan Xiaorong, a doctoral student in the Department of Life Sciences, and Wang Yunbo, an undergraduate student in the Department of Economic Management at Lanzhou University painted signs that promoted Dafa along Dingxi road and were arrested.
www.clearharmony.net /articles/200112/2140.html   (403 words)

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