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Taishan, formerly romanized in Cantonese as Toishan, in local dialect as Hoisan, and formerly known as Xinning or Sunning, is a county-level city in southwestern Guangdong, China. It is administered as part of the prefecture-level city of Jiangmen. During the 2010 census, there were 941,095 inhabitants, of which 394,855 ...

www.cnbc.com/2017/07/18/a-chinese-policy-instrument-is-buying-into-a-vancouver-mountain-and-canadian-naivete-is-an-inadequate-response.html

Jul 18, 2017 ... The Shanghai-based China Minsheng Investment Group (CMIG) isn't buying the entire mountain of course, but the sale of the ski operation by the ... "As a representative of Chinese private capital, CMIG serves the national 'Belt and Road Initiative' and 'Going Global' strategy, bringing out financial wisdom ...

www.denverpost.com/2017/05/09/climbing-the-6000-steps-up-mount-tai-chinas-most-sacred-mountain

May 9, 2017 ... TAISHAN, China — Taishan, or Mount Tai, is China's most sacred mountain. For centuries, emperors climbed it to pay homage to heaven and earth. Philosopher Confucius is said to have stood at the towering top, looked down and pronounced the world a small place indeed. While it isn't one of China's ...

www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/china-collateral-fake

May 31, 2017 ... Overvalued collateral spurred the financial crisis in the U.S. Now, banks in China face risks of their own as the financial system is loaded with suspect ... The catalyst for that meltdown was the collapse in the value of housing in the United States that served as security for a mountain of highly leveraged ...

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The sacred Mount Tai ('shan' means 'mountain') was the object of an imperial cult for nearly 2,000 years, and the artistic masterpieces found there are in perfect harmony with the natural landscape ... Mount Taishan is the most famous sacred mountain of China, with exceptional historic, cultural, aesthetic and scientific value.

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The "Four Holy Buddhist Mountains" are actually entirely devoted to Buddhism, with one of the four principal Bodhisattvas of Mahayana Buddhism thought to be residing at each one. They are therefore especially-effective practice-sites for veneration of those deities by devotees, so that their virtues can be acquired within ...

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Apr 15, 2015 ... The picturesque sceneries of waterfalls lakes and gorges attract lots of tourists to the newly-developed scenic areas.

www.britannica.com/place/Taihang-Mountains

Sep 4, 2017 ... Taihang Mountains, Chinese (Pinyin) Taihang Shan or (Wade-Giles romanization) T'ai-hang Shan, also called T'ai-hsing Range, mountain range of northern China, stretching some 250 miles (400 km) from north to south and forming the boundary between Shanxi and Hebei provinces and between the ...

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Shanxi is located on a plateau made up of higher ground to the east (Taihang Mountains) and the west (Lüliang Mountains) and a series of valleys in the ... After the establishment of the first piaohao (like banks) in Pingyao, the bankers in Shanxi dominated China's financial market for centuries until the collapse of Qing  ...