(both: lĭn-shēä), city (1994 est. pop. 88,200), SE Gansu prov., China. The city is a gateway to the Tibetan areas near the Qinghai and Sichuan borders. It trades in hides and wool. The name sometimes appears as Lin-hsia.
DENG Tao (Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology, Chinese Academy of Sciences) and his colleagues reported the first discovered skull of Sinotherium lagrelii from Late Miocene red clays (~7 Ma) of the Linxia Basin, northwestern China.
China acquired a USD-18-million loan for the Gansu Vocational Education project, which is to expand and equip four vocational secondary schools in the prefectures of Linxia and Dingxi, benefiting over 19,000 students who will receive the technical skills needed to obtain better-paying jobs.
13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), through its Wireless Reach(TM) initiative, the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of the State Council (OCAO), the Chinese Language and Cultural Education Foundation (CLCEF) and China Telecom's Gansu Bureau Linxia Branch today announced the Wireless Reach 3G Connected Computer Classroom Project in Jishishan county, Linxia prefecture, Gansu province.
The Foundation is collaborating with Qualcomm and China Telecom Gansu Bureau Linxia Branch to support this project because of our organizational goal of promoting Chinese culture aligns well with the project.