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  Qingdao - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Qingdao is home to 38 ethnic minorities, albeit very insignificantly, with minority population only totalling around 10 thousand by 2000, 0.14% of the city's total population.
Qingdao is perhaps most famously known for the Tsingtao Brewery, which German settlers founded in 1903, and which produces Tsingtao beer, now the most famous beer in China and known worldwide.
The Qingdao Liuting International Airport, 36 kilometres away from city centre, is served by 13 domestic and international airlines, operating 58 routes of which 10 are international and regional.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Qingdao   (1497 words)

  
 Qingdao at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao (Traditional Chinese: 青島, Simplified Chinese: 青岛;, Pinyin: Qīngdǎo, Wade-Giles: Ch'ing-tao) is a port sub-provincial city in the Shandong province of China, located at the southern tip of the Shandong Peninsula, in Jiaozhou Bay, facing the Yellow Sea.
Qingdao is famous for the Tsingtao Brewery, which was founded in 1903 by German settlers, and produces Tsingtao beer, now the most famous beer in China.
Qingdao is a major Chinese tourist destination due to its seaside setting and excellent weather.
www.wiki.tatet.com /Qingdao.html   (306 words)

  
 Qingdao Map and Travel Guide - Shandong   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Known as a "pearl on the Yellow Sea, " Qingdao (population 7.03 million, area 10,456 square kilometres) is surrounded on three sides by water, with Laoshan Mountain as a backdrop.
Qingdao, which is the finest aquatic sports centre in Asia, is well known for water competitions.
The port of Qingdao in East China's Shandong Province has become the 16thlargest in the world with a handling capacity of at least 100 million tons of cargo a year.
www.maps-of-china.net /c_qingdao_map.html   (203 words)

  
 Qingdao
Qingdao, an old port city situated on the Southern coast of Shandong, is a quaint and popular spot for travelers and sun seekers alike.
Qingdao lies between mountain and sea, a coastal port with clear deep waters and a comfortable climate.
Qingdao is located in the south of Shandong Peninsula, with the Yellow Sea to the east and south, and the mainland to the west and north.
www.dzwww.com /english/cities/200304291092.htm   (746 words)

  
 China PLAN - Qingdao Naval Base
The Naval Facility at Qingdao, located on an artificial boat basin which had depths between 8 and 16 ft in 1948, is a minor patrol boat base, possibly associated with coastal patrol functions.
Qingdao is an eastern Chinese coastal city located between latitude 35°35' to 37°09' and longitude 119°30' to 121°00'.
Qingdao has a northern temperate zone monsoon climate with the characteristics of a marine climate, such as moist air, abundant rainfall and four distinctive seasons.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/china/qingdao.htm   (926 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Qingdao, China (Chinese Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
Leased to Germany in 1898 as part of the Kiaochow territory, Qingdao became the administrative center of the leasehold and developed into a modern city.
Qingdao was a marine and naval base for the United States from 1945 to 1949, when it was abandoned and fell to the Communists.
In the city are an astronomical observatory, two marine museums, Qingdao Technical Univ., a medical college, and several technical institutes.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/Q/Qingdao.html   (255 words)

  
 Qingdao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Though Qingdao weather does not permit ocean swimmimg all year round, the warmer months are perfect for sunning and splashing at any of half a dozen excellent city beaches, located along the southeastern coast.
Originally built by wealthy Qingdao merchants as a welfare institution for the city's poor, this fine building now houses a superb and extensive collection of Yuan, Ming and Wing Dynasty paintings, and an archaeological exhibit illustrating Shandong's colourful history.
One of the most popular gathering spots for Qingdao residents, this restful oasis in the city is named for on of the most famous authors of modern China.
www.bergen.org /AAST/Projects/China/Cities/iqingdao.html   (569 words)

  
 welcome to qingdaochina.com website!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao is an important economic central city and open coastal city.It is also well-known for its history and culture town as well as its tourist attractions.
In 2000, the total GDP of Qingdao was RMB 115.1 billion, an Aucma have become the pride of the city.
On behalf of the Qingdao municiapl government and its people, I hereby welcome friends both at home and abroad to come to Qingdao to spend their vacation, to make investment or co-operate in business.
www.qingdaochina.com /eng   (316 words)

  
 Qingdao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao is a port sub-provincial city in the Shandong province of China located at the southern tip of Shandong Peninsula in Jiaozhou Bay facing the Yellow Sea.
Qingdao has seven urban districts and five level cities under its jurisdiction.
Qingdao has achieved fame for the Tsingtao which German settlers founded in 1903 and which produces Tsingtao beer now the most famous beer in
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 Qingdao : Attractions | Frommers.com
Still, it's a lovely area to walk around, as the streets are wide and sheltered by a canopy of trees, with each street (or "pass") planted with a different bloom, including crab apples, peaches, pines, magnolias, and ginkgoes.
Qingdao's beaches are a top attraction for many Chinese, attractive if you're coming from any one of China's many dull, gray, overcrowded cities.
Qingdao's most famous attraction, the Tsingtao Brewery, is unfortunately not open to the general public.
www.frommers.com /destinations/qingdao/3375010029.html   (920 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Business | The view from Qingdao
Qingdao was a tiny fishing port 100 years ago when it became a German concession.
But it was not just the beer that took me to Qingdao, and the flash of recognition came in the port itself.
There in Qingdao in one extraordinary panorama was a picture of China's economic impact on the world today.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/business/4508287.stm   (984 words)

  
 Qingdao : Introduction | Frommers.com
Qingdao's strategic location at the mouth of a natural inlet on the south coast of the Shandong Peninsula has long made it attractive to foreign powers.
When two German missionaries were killed in the Boxer Rebellion at the end of the 19th century, that was all the excuse Kaiser Wilhelm II needed to wrest Qingdao, then a small fishing town, from the weak Qing government, which ceded the port to the Germans on November 14, 1897, for 99 years.
With its year-round mild climate, Qingdao also hosts many fairs and festivals throughout the year, the most famous of which is the annual Qingdao International Beer Festival, held the last 2 weeks of August and attracting upwards of a million visitors.
www.frommers.com /destinations/qingdao/3375010001.html   (363 words)

  
 Qingdao on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Willkommen to Qingdao; In China, a Former German Outpost Retains the Flavor of Europe
Lucent Technologies increases investment in Qingdao; The USD20m additional investment establishes Qingdao as one of Lucent's premiere system integration centers worldwide.
Qingdao rubber industry obtains new progress in absorbing foreign funds
encyclopedia.infonautics.com /html/Q/Qingdao.asp   (283 words)

  
 Qingdao Hotels China, Hotels in Qingdao, Budget Accommodation in China, 5 star hotels in Qingdao - Maps of Qingdao, ...
Qingdao Hotels China, Hotels in Qingdao, Budget Accommodation in China, 5 star hotels in Qingdao - Maps of Qingdao, China.
To the north is "Qingdao National Beer City" and the "Ocean Park" to the south.
Qingdao is one of the most beautiful port cities in china.
www.eglobe-hotels.com /selecthotel.asp?cityid=258&partnerid=100   (590 words)

  
 Qingdao -- U.S. Commercial Service China
Qingdao is one of the major economic centers and open port cities on China’s eastern seaboard.
Nestled between mountains and ocean, Qingdao’s unique cityscape is studded with lovely beaches, classic European architecture and ample green landscape.
Qingdao’s leading industries include automobiles, consumer electronics, building materials, shipbuilding, cargo handling, petrochemicals, steel, beer and wine, textiles and apparel, food processing equipment, and chemical fertilizer.
www.buyusa.gov /china/en/qingdao.html   (430 words)

  
 Hotels in Qingdao
Qingdao University International Center for Academic Exchanges is 4 star hotel that locates inside famous Qingdao university.
Huang Hai Hotel Qingdao, the member of the Tourist Hotels Association of China is a 4-star hotel located besides the beautiful Huiquan Bay.
Qingdao Hailin Hotel is a 3 star tourism hotel which is located in Stone Old Man scenic zone.Facing the golden beach and Leaning against the green hill,the...
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/China/Qingdao.asp   (465 words)

  
 ISAF - Qingdao International Regatta 2006
The ISAF Grade 2 Qingdao 2006 International Regatta, the first of the two test events for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, is scheduled to be held from 18-31 August in Qingdao, China, the host city for the 2008 Olympic Sailing Competition.
The Qingdao International Regatta is being organized by the Chinese Yachting Association together with the Qingdao Municipal Government.
The Qingdao International Regatta will feature all eleven of the Olympic events and follow the new Olympic Format, with a ten-race (15 for the 49ers) one-discard series followed by a double-weighted Medal Race for the top ten competitors in each fleet.
www.sailing.org /?ID=j6lFh/,7w&format=popup   (271 words)

  
 Qingdao travel guide - Wikitravel
Qingdao 青岛 (also Tsingtao), with a population of more than 7 million, is one of the most beautiful and clean cities in the People's Republic of China and the largest city in Shandong Province.
Of course the ample free samples of beer are likely to persuade you this place is worth a visit.
It is very enjoyable during a flood tide, but during an ebb tide be wary of the abundant litter at the heavily trafficked beaches.
wikitravel.org /en/Qingdao   (631 words)

  
 CBBC - China Guide - City Guides - Quingdao
That is a problem in Qingdao, and there are not many places of artistic interest.
But the Qingdao Museum still can be worth a visit.
Qingdao is by the sea, as you will have gathered.
www.cbbc.org /china_guide/city_guides/qingdao.html   (755 words)

  
 Qingdao articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao QINGDAO [Qingdao] or Tsingtao, city (1994 est.
Its administrative center was the city of Qingdao.
It lies 3 mi (4.8 km) S of the Huang He (Yellow River) and is a railroad junction on the network linking Shanghai and Nanjing with Tianjin; it has connections to Qingdao and Yantai.
www.encyclopedia.com /articles/10674.html   (347 words)

  
 Two U.S. Navy Ships Visit Qingdao, China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao, a resort city popular with Chinese tourists, is located on the Yellow Sea about 350 miles southeast of Beijing.
While in Qingdao, Natter had the chance to meet with U.S. Ambassador to Beijing James Sasser, PLA Navy North Sea Fleet commander Vice Adm. Zhang Ding Fa, and Qingdao Mayor Wang Jiarui.
This visit to Qingdao was the first by the Seventh Fleet flagship and the fourth by the U.S. Navy since 1995.
www.c7f.navy.mil /news/7frel227.html   (761 words)

  
 Qingdao - Free net encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao Template:Audio (Template:Zh-stpw), well-known to the West by its Postal System Pinyin transliteration Tsingtao, is a sub-provincial city in eastern Shandong province, People's Republic of China.
Thus began the construction of the city of Qingdao.
In 1897, the city became a German concession under a forced invasion and became a major German naval base in the Far East.
www.netipedia.com /index.php/Qingdao   (1408 words)

  
 Qingdao Travel Guide: Qingdao Hotel, Map, Climate, Bus, Attractions, Pictures,Tour...
Qingdao, a beautiful seaside city, is located in the southeast part of Shandong Province.
The Qingdao Municipal Government recognizes the importance of the tourism industry and has further plans to develop tourism in Qingdao.
Qingdao Beer (usually spelt Tsingtao Beer in accordance with a formerly standard method, but pronounced the same as the pinyin) is sold worldwide, and is popularly regarded as one of the country's best.
www.travelchinaguide.com /cityguides/shandong/qingdao   (530 words)

  
 Lucent Technologies increases investment in Qingdao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The investment will facilitate the establishment of Qingdao as one of Lucent's premiere system integration centers, where the final assembly and testing of advanced communications systems takes place.
Qingdao will also be the location for one of Lucent's 15 global design centers, which conducts RandD work on advanced switching systems.
Lucent's largest investment in China is in its joint venture, Lucent Technologies Qingdao Telecommunications Systems Ltd., in Qingdao, which was established in 1995, with an initial investment of US$100 million.
www.lucent.com /press/1201/011225.coa.html   (548 words)

  
 Qindao Jinda Precision Casting Co.,Ltd   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Qingdao, a beautiful oriental pearl on the Pacific, is one of the five largest harbours in China connecting with more than 100 countries and dealing with over 300 port cities abroad.
Qingdao airport has direct airlines to Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia.
Previously named Qingdao Changying Hardware and Machinery Company Ltd., it was founded in 1992 as a joint venture with a total investment of $2,140,000.
www.jinda-casting.com   (213 words)

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