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Xian

In China, a political subdivision approximately equivalent to a county.
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Xi'an Jiaotong University First Affiliated Hospital, directly managed by NHFPC, is a leading comprehensive 3A hospital, among the first batch of 3A hospitals rated in China, the first 3A hospital in Shaanxi Province and among the first batch of "100 Best Hospitals" in China.
We are excited by the prospect of using the game-changing 787 to make Xi'an a new trans-Pacific gateway for China," said Jim Compton, United Airlines's vice chairman and chief revenue officer.
Xi'an is the most developed engineering centre of northwest China.
Xi'an does not use the term ''spicy'' in jest, by the way: We're talking nose-running, lips-numbing spicy.
Flight ZH9243 departing from Xi'an was forced to land in the city of Guilin, while flight ZH9889 departing from Beijing was delayed.
The author's visit to the ancient capital of Xi'an inspired this book for young readers.
The 152 papers in this collection were presented during the Second International Conference on Material Engineering, Chemistry, and Bioinformatics held in Xi'an, China, in July 2012.
Xi'an, Chang'an was the capital city of the Tang dynasty and the starting point of the Silk Road, which led to the Mediterranean.
explosion at a fast food restaurant on Monday in Xi'an, capital of northwest
We want to visit Shanghai, Beijing, the Terracotta Army at Xi'an and Hangzhou Garden City.
Zarai Taraqiati Bank Ltd (ZTBL) and Chinese firm M/s Xi'an Chaoguang Electronic Technology Co signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) for introduction/promotion of alternate energy technology, ie Solar/LED lights and Nano ceramics lamps.
The ambassador met him on the launching ceremony of the 'Silk Road Revival Car Rally' which has started from Xi'an and will pass through the eight countries located on the ancient Silk Road covering a distance of 15000 km in 55 days.