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 (fo͞o′jō′) also Foo·chow (fo͞o′jō′, -chou′)
A city of southeast China on the Min River delta. An ancient walled city, it was a treaty port following the Opium War (1839-1842). Fuzhou is the capital of Fujian province.
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(ˈfuːˈdʒəʊ) ,




(Placename) a port in SE China, capital of Fujian province on the Min Jiang: one of the original five treaty ports (1842). Pop: 1 398 000 (2005 est)
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also Foochow

the capital of Fujian province, in SE China, opposite Taiwan. 1,290,000.
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Joint trainings on drug law enforcement and customs control and shared investigations on drug trafficking and abuse were also conducted in different key cities of China, including Yunan Province, Guandong Province, Fuzhou City, Hangzhou City, Beijing, and Shanghai.
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The aim is to faithfully reproduce the two family homes at 'San Weng', a new international heritage and cultural centre near Fuzhou City. The trust will provide historical and contemporary data for the design and construction of the original houses, together with guidance on traditional building methods and materials and support for exhibition content and presentation.
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So far, Molisan has already reached agreements with both the Guangzhou and Fuzhou city subway companies to place kiosks there.
The two sides discussed the Kingdom of Bahrain's participation in the event as the first Arab country to acceded to the Silk Road Organization after the participation of the Southern Governorate in the conference held in last May in the Chinese Fuzhou city.
Situated in eastern Fujian, the Fuzhou area comprises Fuzhou City and the ten counties of Fuqing, Changle, Minqing, Lianjiang, Yongtai, Luoyuan, Pingnan, Pingtan, Gutian, and Minhou.
PEKyN (CyHAN)- The world's third oldest panda celebrated its 35th birthday, an equivalent of more than 100 human years, on Saturday in east China's Fuzhou City, capital of Fujian Province.
Luoyuan Beimei operates the sewage treatment BOT project for the urban area of Luoyuan County, Fuzhou City. Phases I and II of the project will have a sewage treatment capacity of 40,000 tonnes/day and 80,000 tonnes/day, respectively.
More than 2,700 people were evacuated after downpours battered Fuzhou City, Jiangxi on Thursday and early Friday.