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(Placename) the former name of Chaozhou


or Chao•an

(Chin. ˈtʃaʊˈɑn)

now Chaozhou.
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More than 10 shell middens have been discovered in Fangcheng and Qinzhou in Guangxi, and Chaoan in Guangdong (Zone C).
The employment outlook for migrant workers cannot be optimistic for the future, which will exacerbate the difficulty more than ever to keep rural income growing," Wei Chaoan, the vice minister of agriculture, said at a news conference on Thursday.
On Sunday, a senior Guangdong provincial official rejected there was an avian influenza outbreak in the province's Chaoan County, despite the fact it had been confirmed by the central government, and threatened to take legal action against the Hong Kong media over their bird flu reports.