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Shijiazhuang

or

Shih-chia-chuang

(shûr-jēä-jwäng), city (1994 est. pop. 1,159,400), capital of Hebei prov., China, near the Shanxi province border. A small village until the turn of the century, when it became a railroad junction, it is now at the intersection of north-south and east-west highways and railroads. It has textile, fertilizer, pharmaceutical, automotive, and paper industries.

Shijiazhuang

, Shihchiachuang, Shihkiachwang
a city in NE China, capital of Hebei province: textile manufacturing. Pop.: 1 733 000 (2005 est.)
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The 144-hour visa-free policy through the Beijing, Tianjin, and Shijiazhuang airports will meet the needs of third-country tourism.
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The quality of the environment is now among the main criteria used to assess officials' performances in Shijiazhuang city, which oversees Pingshan county, according to a report in the Hebei Daily in December.
A total of 181 abandoned children were received by the Shijiazhuang social welfare institution since temporary shelter for babies was set up in June 2011.
The first ever baby dump hatch in China was opened in the city of Shijiazhuang in Hebei province in 2011.
Jane Love, Deputy Head Teacher at Ysgol Pen y Bryn, visited the school's sister school in Shijiazhuang in Northern China recently.
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