Qian


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Qian: Qiran, Sima Qian

Qian

A unit of mass in China approximately equivalent to five grams.
References in periodicals archive ?
Vice Minister Qian said, China would stand alongside Ethiopia to help it withstand the drought .
Qian Zhong has significant capabilities across a range of practices, including corporate, M&A, capital markets, private equity and venture capital, intellectual property and entertainment and media.
Qian Wei in her inaugural speech said that the funds raised this year would go to school teachers in Jinping and Malipo counties of Yunnan province, so as to encourage the teachers to make more contribution to the cause of education.
Qian, who has worked in the China/Hong Kong banking industry for more than 20 years, joins from Citi (NYSE: C) where he was president and a board director of Citi China.
Qian, "Q uantity-Q uality and the One Child Policy: The Only-Child Disadvantage in School Enrollment in Rural China," NBER Working Paper No.
Professor Qian Yingyi believes the collaboration indicates an increase in high-end, global fashion education.
Those rocks and soil will be dangerous for people and buildings under the mountain in case of heavy rain or a strong aftershock," Qian was quoted by RIA Novosti as saying.
Qian said that Bank of Communications is ambitious to offer comprehensive financial services to potential clients in Taiwan; however, Taiwan's financial authority limits the range of the financial services offered by Chinese banks here.
Qian said: "It was only when I was 60 that I began experimenting with hormone creams and I found the confidence to start dressing as a woman in public.
Morley Mao and doctoral student Zhiyun Qian revealed how an attacker could hijack a TCP Internet connection by taking advantage of publicly available information on smartphones; users' willingness to download untrusted apps; and network firewall middleboxes, which block data bundles that don't appear to be part of the flow of information traffic.
Chinese-born Chang Qian, 34, of College Street, Crosland Moor, could not remember taking the pills.
ISLAMABAD, January 19, 2012 (Frontier Star): Chinas military diplomacy has boosted ties with foreign forces in 2011, according to Qian Lihua, director of the Foreign Affairs Office with the National Defence Ministry.