Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region


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Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region

(ˈʃɪnˈdʒjæŋ ˈwiːɡʊə) or

Sinkiang-Uighur Autonomous Region

n
(Placename) an administrative division of NW China: established in 1955 for the Uygur ethnic minority, with autonomous subdivisions for other small minorities; produces over half China's wool and contains valuable mineral resources. Capital: Ürümqi. Pop: 19 340 000 (2003 est). Area: 1 646 799 sq km (635 829 sq miles)
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Muslims in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Gansu and Qinghai provinces, as well as other parts of the country, also celebrated the Eid festival.
Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has seen $15.56 billion of imports and exports to member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in the first half of 2019.
Muslims in Beijing, the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, Gansu province, Qinghai province and other parts of the country also celebrated the Eid festival.
Kyrgyzstan and Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region agreed on strengthening cooperation in the sphere of industrial parks, according to the protocol signed on April 19 at the 10th meeting of the Kyrgyzstan-Xinjiang coordination group under the Kyrgyz-Chinese intergovernmental commission for trade-economic cooperation.
In a recent press briefing, the Chairman of the Government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Shohrat Zakir, claimed that the Chinese government's policies in the region have led to the containment of religious extremism, has brought peace and led to economic growth in Xinjiang.
5 (Saba) - Heavy snow has trapped more than 5,000 passengers at the airport of Urumqi, capital of northwestern China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The authorities of the Diwopu International Airport in Urumqi said in a statement Wednesday that they had canceled 99 incoming and outgoing flights, while 31 departures had been delayed, leaving more than 5,000 passengers stranded and trapped for long hours trapped inside the airport.
The first train carrying 30 carriages of mechanical equipment, auto parts and daily necessities left a logistics center in Lanzhou, bound for Kashgar in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The goods will then be transported to Islamabad by a highway, China's state-run media reported on Wednesday.
"The epicentre is at the sparsely populated area near the border of Ngari and Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region," said Ma Chunhong, head of the county publicity department.
are registered in Khorgas Boarder of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and Ningbo of Zhejiang Province, respectively.
The Phase 4 expansion plan will expand the company's manufacturing capacity in Shihezi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, by a total of 70,000 MT in two Phases, Phase 4A and 4B, which will each consist of 35,000 MT expanded manufacturing capacity.
The train left the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in north-west China and will pass through Azerbaijan, according to the report.