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also Cheng·tu  (chŭng′do͞o′)
A city of south-central China west-northwest of Chongqing. It is the capital of Sichuan province.


(ˈtʃɛŋˈtuː) ,




(Placename) a city in S central China, capital of Sichuan province. Pop: 3 478 000 (2005 est)


or Cheng•tu


capital of Sichuan province, in central China. 2,810,000.
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Chengdu will be the 4th Chinese city following Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong to have direct air routes with Mauritius.
Chicago-based carrier United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) said it has applied to the US Department of Transportation for authority to begin nonstop service linking the airline's San Francisco hub with Chengdu China effective June 9 2014.
Chengdu government officials have unveiled a number of tax breaks and preferential policy incentives to bring more major Western companies to the capital of Sichuan province.
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Part of the 9th Chengdu International Software Design and Application Competition
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Qatar Airways announced the commencement of a new nonstop flight to Chengdu.
Chengdu, the capital of a province widely known as China's breadbasket, is a southwestern Chinese city.
Air China completed the route network planning of its Chengdu regional hub.
A series of promotional events about tourism to Chengdu is also under way across the US.