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  Tumen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Tumen was the part of decimal system used by Turkic, Proto-Turkic (such as the Huns) and by Mongol peoples for their army.
Under Genghis Khan's military system, Tumen is constructed from leaders of 10, 100, 1000 soldiers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tumen   (105 words)

  
 Tumen River - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Tumen (Duman) River is a river in northeast Asia, on the border between China and North Korea in its upper reaches, and between North Korea and Russia in its lower stretches.
The name of the river comes from the Jurchen tumen, which means "ten thousand."
The river is 521 km long, rising in the Changbai (Jangbaek) Mountains and flowing into the Sea of Japan.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tumen_River   (125 words)

  
 Tumen River Project
What has propelled the Tumen River dream along for the past two years, besides the sheer determination of its promoters, are the rapid changes in the political climate of the post-Cold War era.
The Tumen area delta is comprised of fragile wetlands that serve as critical habitat for birds and wildlife.
Tumen area development is certain to drastically reduce and degrade this critical habitat.
gurukul.ucc.american.edu /TED/TUMEN.htm   (3430 words)

  
 Online VSUM - Tumen Virus
Known variant(s) of Tumen are: Tumen V1.2: Submitted in January, 1992, Tumen V1.2 is a later version of the Tumen virus described above.
Tumen V1.3: Submitted in December, 1992, Tumen V1.3 is a later version of the Tumen virus described above.
Tumen V2.0: Received in May, 1992, Tumen V2.0 is a later version of both Tumen and Tumen V1.2.
wiw.org /~meta/vsum/view.php?vir=1423   (427 words)

  
 john's Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Tumen City is located in the east sector of Jilin province,to the east of ChangBai Mountain and at lower reaches of Tumen River, between the latitudes of 42 46¡¯ and 43 43¡¯ and longitudes of 129 39¡¯ and 130 46¡¯.
To the southeast it is linked with Onseng County, Hamgyong Sanmaed of Korea by Tumen River.Tumen is a border and coastal city and is also the largest frontier port in Jilin province.
The climate of Tumen is continental humid monsoon climate of the min-temperature zone.
friendpages.com /p/pages/cover.cgi?pageid=choihongkorean   (586 words)

  
 Project to Enhance Tumen River Water Monitoring   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Tumen River forms part of the border between China and North Korea and between Russia and North Korea.
The Tumen River supplies the region’s growing human population with water for direct human consumption, agricultural irrigation, and industrial development.
The surrounding Tumen region is rich in natural resources such as timber and minerals.
www.cmc.sandia.gov /links/cmc-papers/tumen-river-water/tumen-river-water.htm   (472 words)

  
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The Tumen River Economic Development Area (TREDA) and its Northeast Asian environs (hereinafter referred to as “the Region” includes parts of the People’s Republic of China, Russian Federation, Mongolia, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), and Republic of Korea (ROK)) are experiencing a rapid economic growth.
The international waters component is the Tumen River and all of its tributaries, Peter the Great Bay and rivers to the north and south of the Tumen River (Please see Map 1).
In addition to these impacts to the riparian states of the Tumen River, development in the Tumen River Basin is already beginning to have a significant impact on the environment over a wider geographical range, extending to Mongolia and the Republic of Korea.
www.gefweb.org /wprogram/mar98/undp/tumen/tumenbrf.doc   (10885 words)

  
 West Coast Mongolian Cultural Foundation
Ulziisaikhan worked 3 years in the "Tumen Ekh" Ensemble as a musician and throat singer.
The “Tumen Ekh”, the name of the ensemble will remind you the name of the Mongolian folk long song, but it expresses the other meaning “a leader or vanguard of everything”.
The repertoire of the ensemble includes the original art of the Mongolian ethnic groups and a traditional Mongolian religious ritual tsam (mask) dance restored and staged by the ensemble as well as the world classic works and folk songs and dances of many nations.
arjiagegeen.freeyellow.com /ulzii.html   (356 words)

  
 Hudson Valley Foot Associates
A graduate of the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine, Dr. Tumen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Surgeons- Board Certified in Foot Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
Tumen is a marathon runner and former Race Director for the annual Kingston Classic 10K race.
Active in community events, Dr. Tumen has served on the Board of Directors of the YMCA of Kingston; was an Honorary Chairman of the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Walkathon; and a recipient of the “Pride of Ulster County” award from the U.C. Legislature.
www.hvfootassociates.com /about.htm   (399 words)

  
 The rogue next door - smh.com.au
The soup, when it arrives, has some tasteless grey bits of grisly meat that could be anything floating in the mix of water and spring onion, but all around market workers and taxi drivers are adding liberal dashes of chilli, MSG and salt and then slurping it down with gusto.
The official dividing line between Korea and China is a few hundred metres away, in the middle of an empty bridge across the Tumen River, where the frozen water is bright and glittering in the winter sun.
On the road that runs along the Chinese side of the Tumen, I am stopped by a patrol of armed paramilitary police and taken to their headquarters up a dirt road in a side-valley.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2003/02/21/1045638485012.html   (1379 words)

  
 Tumen River Regional Development Progresses   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The meeting decided to establish the Tumen River Trust Fund which would be treated as the source of development funds, and the UNDP pledged its financial support.
The Tumen River delta region refers to the delta region formed by China's Yanji, the DPRK's Chongjin, and Russia's Vladivostok, covering an area of 10,000 square kilometers.
The delta region is situ ated at the juncture of China, Russia, and the DPRK, with Japan to the east across the sea, and to the west there is access to the markets of Europe through the Siberian Railway and the third Eurasian continental route now under construction.
www.kimsoft.com /korea/ab-rajin.htm   (1155 words)

  
 Tumen River Area Development Programme: Rajin-Sonbong Zone, DPRK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Tumen River freezes for four months, but the ports of Rajin-Sonbong (Rason for short) are ice-free.
Large areas of coastal pasture near the Tumen River support cattle, pigs, sheep and mink.
Rajin is connected by a single track electrified railway to the Russian border at Tumangang, and to the Chinese border at Tumen City.
www.tumenprogramme.org /tumen/region/rason   (622 words)

  
 JPRI Working Paper No. 53
The road to Hunchun follows the Tumen River for long stretches and on that sunny day the slow brown waters of the Tumen and the seemingly uninhabited green hills of North Korea rising from the opposite river bank made the border seem sleepy and peaceful.
The basic Tumen River development concept was to have multilateral committees made up of the member countries supervise a cadre of international civil servants who would manage the building and operation of a $20 billion port and free economic zone centered at Fangchuan.
I managed to find one academic in Beijing actively researching the Tumen project and he had come to the conclusion that it would be more practical to develop a second port for Northeast China on the Yellow Sea at Yingkou nestled in the bay just east of the Liaodong peninsula.
www.jpri.org /publications/workingpapers/wp53.html   (5157 words)

  
 PUBLICATIONS OF THE INSTITUTE OF MARINE BIOLOGY RELATED TO TUMEN RIVER AREA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
In the collection of papers the results of research on biodiversity and ecological condition of water area adjacent to mouth of the Tumannaya River that were conducted under supervision and with direct participation of co-workers of the Institute of Marine Biology, FEB RAS in 1996-1999 are considered.
An introduction article is concerned with one of the most important problems of this region, i.e., the conservation of birds biodiversity in the wetlands close to the lower course of the Tumannya River as well as in the entire southernmost part of Primorsky Krai.
The infestation by the ligulids (Cestoda) of one of the common freshwater fish species inhabiting the Tumen River basin was investigated.
www.imb.dvo.ru /misc/apn/e_010.htm   (1613 words)

  
 Tumen River Area Development Programme: Home
The Tumen River Area Development Programme is a joint project of the five member countries: China, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Mongolia, the Republic of Korea and the Russian Federation.
The Tumen Programme provides a unique multilateral forum for the member countries to identify and implement regional initiatives that encourage economic growth and improved living standards in Northeast Asia.
By focusing on regional economic cooperation, the Tumen Programme contributes to peace and stability in the region.
www.tumenprogramme.org   (123 words)

  
 Search Results for Tumen - Encyclopædia Britannica
The Yalu and Tumen rivers flow in opposite directions along the Sino-Korean border.
The bay extends for 115 miles (185 km) from the mouth of the Tumen River (on the...
It lies 16 miles (26 km) southwest of the estuary of the Tumen River, which forms North Korea's boundary with Russia.
www.britannica.com /search?query=Tumen&ct=&fuzzy=N   (326 words)

  
 Paektu Tourism and Water
In the mouth area of the Tumen River, a system of saline and semi-saline lakes is located on a total area of more than 400 square km.
This is due to the waste water flowing from the plants in Hoeryong and Musan in North Korea and in Tumen in the PRC...
Moreover, in its advanced stages, the geographic scope of the Tumen River Development project is expected to include the Chinese provinces of Heilongjiang, Jilin and the semiautonomous region of Inner Mongolia, all administrative districts of the Russian Far East, especially Primorski (Maritime) and Khabarovski Territories, all of Mongolia, and both Koreas (Marton, et al.
www.american.edu /TED/paektu.htm   (4811 words)

  
 Kennedy Center: Millennium Stage Artist Details: Tumen Ekh
The Mongolian music group Tumen Ekh is a well-traveled ensemble comprised of singers, dancers and musicians.
Tumen Ekh draws from many resources, and adds members from different performing disciplines, when needed, to display diverse performance styles and traditions.
Tumen Ekh is one of the most popular performance groups in Mongolia and has traveled to Japan and Europe many times.
www.kennedy-center.org /programs/millennium/artist_detail.cfm?artist_id=TUMENEKHEK   (458 words)

  
 [06 Dec 1995] DEV/2080 : HISTORIC AGREEMENT SIGNED ON TUMEN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Speth said that he wanted the project to be a model of people-centred, environmentally sustainable development, with particular benefits to the poor and jobless in the region.
The historic signing of the international agreements of the Tumen River Area Development Programme marked three years of quiet diplomacy between UNDP and the Governments of the five countries.
The Tumen area has 150 million people and is close to some of the world's richest markets, Japan and the Republic of Korea.
www.un.org /news/press/docs/1995/19951206.dev2080.html   (351 words)

  
 China moves to curb crime by North Koreans / Impoverished soldiers blamed for rash of killings, robberies
Tumen, China -- When Hong Kong newspapers reported last week that China had sent 150, 000 troops to its remote northeastern frontier with North Korea, they suggested Beijing wanted to deter its reclusive neighbor from nuclear buildup and keep North Korean refugees from flooding into the country.
A border police official in Tumen confirmed the military buildup, which he said included the construction of five new barracks in the key border towns of Hunchun, Tumen, Kaishan, Sanhe and Baijin and coincides with another expected flood of refugees.
In Tumen -- a popular city with South Korean tourists who come to view North Korea -- a pink detention center spiked with razor wire and machine-gun towers houses up to 500 illegal immigrants from North Korean.
sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2003/09/19/MN126537.DTL   (976 words)

  
 Tumen Wetlands Threatened by Sino-Russian Border Agreement
Tumen is surrounded by marshland at his point and could easily
the Tumen is nevertheless the largest river feeding this portion
The Tumen delta, on the Russian side, is a massive, pristine
forests.org /archive/europe/sinoruss.htm   (642 words)

  
 Tumen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Tumen is a memory resident, file infecting virus.
Once Tumen is memory resident, it infects.COM files as they are executed.
The Tumen, or Tumen V.5, virus was received from Europe in May, 1991.
vil.nai.com /vil/content/v_1273.htm   (589 words)

  
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The Tumen River Area is where three countries converge  Russia, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and the People's Republic of China.
With continued trade liberalization and other marketbased reforms to strengthen the investment climate in the Tumen region, there is every reason to expect a new era of economic cooperation in Northeast Asia.
Increasingly, it is facilitating greater dialogue among the member countries, resource mobilization, improved recognition of the Tumen region, and selected sector initiatives to spur trade and other forms of cooperation.
www.undp.org /rbap/Reports/RAS97430.DOC   (701 words)

  
 UNIDO - 16 - 22 July   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The fifth meeting of the Consultative Commission for the Development of the Tumen River Economic Development Area and Northeast Asia was held in Hong Kong on 5 April 2001, marking the 10th anniversary of the Tumen Programme.
The Tumen River Area Development Programme (TRADP) was originally conceived as a 20 year project costing over US$30 billion, which would transform the Tumen River area into the transportation and trading hub for Northeast Asia and resolve threats to the environment and local and global security.
The intergovernmental meeting was followed by a one-day economic forum with a broader group of participants from the private sector, the donor community and non-governmental organizations.
www.unido.org /en/doc/4768   (2307 words)

  
 NAPSNet Daily Report, Wednesday, July 29, 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Tumen Secretariat, in association with the United Nations Development Programme, will hold the 1998 Workshop on Environment for the Tumen River area in Vladivostok, Russia, on September 3-4, 1998.
Economic development in the Tumen Region is increasing, necessitating much greater attention to the region's environment.
The objective of the workshop is to ensure environmentally sound and sustainable development of the Tumen Region through cooperation in protection of the regional environment.
www.nautilus.org /archives/napsnet/dr/9807/JUL29.html   (1341 words)

  
 Tumen River Conference April 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The first day of the meeting will be reserved for discussions among the Tumen Programme member countries: China, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Mongolia, the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the Russian Federation.
The Tumen Programme facilitates economic cooperation in Northeast Asia through initiatives to open borders and promote trade, investment, tourism and protection of the environment.
To the surprise of sceptics, progress has been significant and the Tumen Region is widely recognised as a frontier for economic cooperation.
www.vuw.ac.nz /~caplabtb/dprk/tumen_conf1.html   (386 words)

  
 Asia Times -
Near the Tumen checkpoint, a scrubby panhandler came my way, mooching money with a strong North Korean accent, which differs greatly from South Korean and Chinese Korean.
So the deployment is in fact an increase in the number of troops along the border, and not a "normal adjustment", as China's Foreign Ministry puts it.
At about 4pm, I left Fangchuang for Tumen and saw 40-50 PLA troops practicing shooting near the entrance of the Quanhe checkpoint; on Highway 302 I witnessed PLA troops replacing local armed police for defense duty, as described by the armed policeman at the Tumen checkpoint.
www.atimes.com /atimes/Korea/EI30Dg04.html   (1280 words)

  
 Tumen River -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Tumen River -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
The name of the river comes from the (additional info and facts about Jurchen) Jurchen tumen, which means "ten thousand."
The river is 521 km long, rising in the (additional info and facts about Changbai (Jangbaek) Mountains) Changbai (Jangbaek) Mountains and flowing into the (An arm of the Pacific between China and Japan) Sea of Japan.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/t/tu/tumen_river.htm   (137 words)

  
 Falun Dafa Clearwisdom.net
Wang Shaofu was an employee of Tumen Railway Station.
On the same day at 12 noon, the home of practitioner Huang Fushun from Tumen City, Qushui Township was ransacked and he was taken into custody.
They are being held either at the Tumen City Dentention Center or the Tumen Railway Station Detention Center.
clearwisdom.net /emh/articles/2004/3/2/45654p.html   (866 words)

  
 Send Flowers to Tumen, Russia - gift delivery by a florist in Tumen.
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