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Hotan

(ˈhəʊˈtæn) ,

Hotien

or

Ho-t'ien

n
1. (Placename) an oasis in W China, in the Taklimakan Shamo desert of central Xinjiang, around the seasonal Hotan River
2. (Placename) the chief town of this oasis, situated at the foot of the Kunlun Mountains. Pop: 114 000 (2006 est)
Also called: Khotan or Hetian
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China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has announced several incentives for industry, especially textile, in order to take advantage of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) including rent-free factories in industrial parks and Xinjiang's less-developed southern area of Hotan, Aksu, Kashgar and Kizilsu Kirgiz prefectures.
Along with AMAA members Patrick Hogan, MD, who is based in Tacoma, Washington, and [Tanie Hotan, MD], who helped organize a private school event, Dan has been hugely instrumental in bringing attention and organizational expertise to communities in the Pacific Northwest.
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