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A city of northeast China north of Jilin. It grew after Russia was granted a trade concession in 1896 and the completion of the railroad to Lüshun in 1898. The city is the capital of Heilongjiang province.


(hɑːˈbiːn; -ˈbɪn)
(Placename) a city in NE China, capital of Heilongjiang province on the Songhua River: founded by the Russians in 1897; centre of tsarist activities after the October Revolution in Russia (1917). Pop: 2 989 000 (2005 est). Also called: Ha-erh-pin



the capital of Heilongjiang province, in NE China. 2,830,000.
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The China City Adult Tobacco Survey was conducted in 14 cities across China during 2013-2014: Anshan, Beijing*, Changchun, Haerbin, Hangzhou, Kelamayi, Lanzhou, Luoyang, Nanchang, Qingdao, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Tangshan, and Tianjin.
I had worked as a Chinese doctor in Russia and Kenya and therefore was comfortable working outside my country, "says Wang who hails from the Haerbin province in China and initially opened an electronic shop here.
Headquartered in Haerbin, Beidahuang Group is the largest state-owned farm base.
The firms in the survey are from 18 Chinese regions: Benxi, Changchun, Changsha, Chongqing, Dalian, Guiyang, Haerbin, Hangzhou, Jiangmen, Kunming, Lanzhou, Nanchang, Nanning, Shenzhen, Wenzhou, Wuhan, Xian, and Zhengzhou.
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Companies including Lamasatech, Middlesbrough's Nurvex and Newcastle's Mustard Corporation, visited Haerbin, Nanjing and Shanghai in September to meet businesses and develop links in the world's fastest growing major economy.
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The first comprised full-time Chinese MBA students studying in five selected universities in China (Tsinghua, Shanghai Jiaotong, Xian Jiaotong, Huanan Ligong, and Haerbin Gongda).
Private detective agencies have come into being in many cities, including Shanghai, Beiing, Shenyang, Haerbin, and Chengdu.