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(Placename) a city in SE China, in E Guangdong province, on the Han River: river port. Pop: 480 000 (2005 est). Also called: Chaochow Former name: Chaoan


or Chao•chow


a city in E Guangdong province, in SE China. 313,469.
Formerly, Chao'an.
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Poultry surveillance for influenza A(H7N9) virus was conducted at LPMs and chicken farms in Guangdong Province (4 LPMs in Guangzhou, 4 LPMs in Dongguan, 1 LPM in Shanwei, 1 LPM in Chaozhou, 2 farms in Huizhou, and 1 farm in Foshan) during September 1, 2014-February 28, 2015.
The two patients, a 46-year-old man from Meizhou City and a 77-year-old man from Chaozhou City, were confirmed infected on Friday and are in a critical condition, the provincial health and family planning commission said in a statement.
Perhaps the stress of his Chaozhou exile, combined with his earlier banishment (804-806), contributed to his fragile health.
The new rates were announced by Bank of Jiangsu, Bank of Nanjing, Bank of Suzhou, Bank of Ningbo, Zijin Agricultural Bank, Ping An Bank, Evergrowing Bank and the Chaozhou Commercial Bank.
c) Department of Biology, Hanshan Normal University, Chaozhou, Guangdong, China
He said Hong Kong enterprises in Shenzhen, Chaozhou and Shantou provided job and career-development opportunities for Hong Kong people.
Beginning with toys, water bottles and the ubiquitous polystyrene take-away containers (now rare in the west but still common in China) Wu began casting the objects in the brilliant white, traditional to Chaozhou ceramics production and, while experimenting in the early stages with colour and subdued tones, he has returned to what he terms the "purity of white".
Also FITs from 11 Chinese cities, including Wenzhou, Lishui, Quzhou, in Zhejiang province, Meizhou, Chaozhou, Shantou, Jieyang, in Guangdong province, and Shangrao, Yingtan, Fuzhou, Ganzhou, in Jiangxi, are allowed to travel directly to Taiwan's outlaying islands including Kinmen, Matsu, and Penghu, with the current list including nine cities in Fujian province and the mini-three-links program spanning four provinces and 20 cities in China, according to Taiwan's Taipei Airlines Association (TAA) and China Air Transport Association (CATA) in China.
Another Art Gallery highlight, "A Journey to the Guangdong Literary World," spotlights South China's folk culture, presenting Guangdong opera costumes, Lingnan-style paintings, Chaozhou woodcarving and Shiwan ceramics.
It is originally a Chinese dish believed to have started in Guangzhou and later Chaozhou and Shantou.