Xinjiang Uygur


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Xinjiang Uygur

, Sinkiang-Uighur Autonomous Region
an administrative division of NW China: established in 1955 for the Uygur ethnic minority, with autonomous subdivisions for other small minorities; produces over half China's wool and contains valuable mineral resources. Capital: Urumqi. Pop.: 19 340 000 (2003 est.). Area: 1 646 799 sq. km (635 829 sq. miles)
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The freight train carrying tomato sauce produced in Xinjiang, left Urumqi city, the administrative center of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the report said.
The visiting Khyber Pakhtunkhwa team also attended the seminar of CPEC and Kashgar Chapter during their week-long stay in Kashgar and Urumqi in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China.
The delegation led by Zhang Chunxian, member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China's Central Committee and Secretary of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, held a meeting with Pakistan PM's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz.
Las maximas autoridades chinas anunciaron una serie de medidas y pasos encaminados a combatir el terrorismo en la region autonoma de Xinjiang Uygur, identificada como cuna de los autores de atentados violentos ocurridos este ano en diversas partes del pais.
BEIJING, May,4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged "decisive actions" against violent terrorist attacks, after the blast at a railway station in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
On Monday, the Chinese media reported that eight 'terrorists' have been shot down, while one was captured in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
The regional authorities said that a large coal gasification project will be built in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
The sides discussed issues of further promotion and development of trade and economic relations between Kyrgyzstan and Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China.
28 (Xinhua-ANI): Two courts in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have sentenced 20 people for taking part in terrorist activities and plotting to divide the country.
Auto Business News-April 20, 2012--Shanghai Volkswagen to set up assembly plant in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region(C)1994-2012 ENPublishing - http://www.
5%) of these studies were conducted in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
Hong Kong, Jan 21, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - The board (the "Board") of the directors (the "Directors") of Kaisun Energy Group Limited (the "Company"; SEHK:8203) is pleased to announce that on 21 January, 2011, the Company and Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Coal Geology Bureau have entered into a 3 year strategic cooperation framework agreement (the "Cooperation Agreement") pursuant to which the parties, in order to develop a close and strategic cooperation relationship to explore the coal mining industry, the parties will sufficiently cooperate with each other.