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(ˈtʃæŋˈdeɪ) ,




(Placename) a port in SE central China, in N Hunan province, near the mouth of the Yuan River: severely damaged by the Japanese in World War II. Pop: 1 483 000 (2005 est)



also Changteh

a city in N Hunan province, in E China. 301,276.
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Damen already has very strong connections in China, where we operate two shipyards Damen Shipyards Changde and the joint venture, Damen Yichang Shipyard.
A worker packs recyclable bottles at a dump in Changde, Hunan Province, China
The event visited two of Damen's Chinese yards: Damen Yichang Shipyard on the first day and Damen Shipyards Changde on the second.
The moderate economic development region covers Hengyang, Loudi, Shaoyang, Yiyang, Changde and Yueyang.
It's no exaggeration to say that when you first set eyes on this stretch of the Li River, its jade water flanked by alluring karst mountains created over thousands of years of limestone erosion, poetic eulogies akin to Song Dynasty poets like Fan Changde and Yuan Mei spring to mind.
Other cities in Hunan, like Changde, 200 kilometers (120 miles) further northwest, have seen prices fall even further under the weight of large stocks of unsold property.
A biological attack by the Japanese in 1941 in Changde, China, against the Chinese army and civilians led to 10,000 deaths from cholera in the Chinese population (caused by ingestion of Vibrio cholerae-contaminated food and water) but also 1,700 deaths among the unprepared Japanese troops (29,30).
Zheng Changde (2011) by using the method of spatial econometrics to study the relationship between carbon emission and economic growth of provinces in the Chinese.
HOLOTYPE: [male], CHINA, Hunan Province, Changde, Shimen, Hupingshan National Natural Reserve, Zhipeng River, 450 m, 6-VI-2008, Kuiyan Zhang (CAUC).
The tugboats were selected for use by APM Terminals Bahrain, after successful trials were held at Damen Shipyards Changde in China, where both tugboats put in an exceptional performance.
Damen will deliver the tugs on short notice 'from stock' from the yard in Changde, China.