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Ningsia

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1. a former province of NW China: mostly included in the Inner Mongolian AR in 1956, with the smaller part constituted as the Ningxia Hui AR in 1958
2. the former name of Yinchuan
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He likeiwse included that collaboration with Ningxia Hui was essential since Naivasha is a prime centre for horticultural produce both locally and globally and thus the requirement to learn lessons from them.
According to Tian Yufu with the Ningxia Regional Administration of Religious Affairs, they had 94 interpreters, doctors and imams who went with the pilgrims this year to provide help.
The King, accompanied by Chairwoman (Governor) of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Liu Hui, opened the Jordanian pavilion that provides an opportunity for major Chinese companies to look into investment, economic and trade projects in the Kingdom and cooperate with their Jordanian counterparts.
According to official Chinese News Agency reports, there are 20 million Chinese Muslims most of them in the Chinese regions of Xinjiang, Quanzhou, Yunnan and Ningxia.
Over the last few years, during the implementation phase of the "One Belt, One Road" strategy, Ningxia proved to be the pioneer as the province gradually developed into the primary region for driving cooperation between China and Arab countries as well as between Chinese and Muslim communities around the world.
Liang has served as a vice president at Ningxia Zhongyin Cashmere International Group Co.
The delegation also discussed the possibility to develop a trade bridge between Jafza and Yinchuan Free Zone, with Ningxia province as a hub for bilateral trade between North West China and the Middle East region.
Around half of China's 20 million Muslims live in Ningxia, where the people identify their ethnic group as Hui.
Two passengers were rescued by local residents from the 20-metre-deep reservoir in the autonomous region of Ningxia on Friday, police told the Xinhua news agency.
Muscat, Jan 15 (ONA) Li Jianhua, Secretary of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Regional Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) arrived here today on a three-day visit to the Sultanate during which he will meet with a number of officials in the Sultanate.
NNA - Fourteen people, some of them children, were killed and 10 injured in a stampede during a gathering at a mosque in China's Ningxia region, state media reported Monday, according to AFP.
Police in Ningxia, China, have arrested a man on suspicion of killing seven people, including his pregnant wife.