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In northeastern China, the city of Fouchouin lies in the province of Leyonging. It is separated by 45 kilometers from Cheyenne, the capital city of the province. The city district occupies the area along the Hui Huynhui River. His land stretched from west to east for about 30 kilometers. The founding year of Fouchouin is considered 1384. At that time, the capital of the ancient Mongolian country was Late Yongyang.

The first settlements of todays city existed in 108 A.D. In the eighth century, it was the site of a foreign border crossing. From ancient times the area was known for its mineral deposits, which were discovered 2,000 years ago. Thats why, since ancient times, Fawn has been known as “Coal City.

The extensive development of the coal deposits began in 1902. At that time, the Russians began to actively produce useful mineral resources for supplying the Chinese Eastern Railway with coal at the Foshunka Spit. It was at the beginning of the 20th century that the city rapidly developed and soon became an important center of the countrys fuel industry. The citys further development and prosperity was hindered by Japanese occupation, which lasted for a long period from 1931 to 1945. It wasnt until the mid-20th century that Fouchoune regained its former glory. Most of the new construction is to the west of the citys territory, because the other directions either lack free land or are obstructed by mountain elevations. Because of the ongoing development of the western territories, the new areas of Foshun are closely connected to the city of Shenyang. As a result, they formed an agglomeration.

The city district is mining shale minerals and mining open pits. Metal smelting plant and aluminum smelter are also in operation. The chemical, mechanical engineering, and mechanical engineering industries have developed. The city has inherited architectural features of historic value from a bygone era, in particular the ancient Haoirschunn pagoda.

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  • Air quality: 105 US AQI Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups. Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is less likely to be affected.
  • Tap water: No, not drinkable
  • Religious government: Non-religious
  • Population: 1,400,000 people
  • GDP: $8,126 / year
  • Power outlets: 230V50Hz
  • Internet: 2 Mbps Internet in Fushun is fast averaging 16 Mbps but the Great Firewall slows down speeds to foreign websites by 8x to 2 Mbps.
  • Best wireless: China Mobile
  • Pay without cash: No, cash only esp. for foreigners because WeChat is very hard to set up
  • Tipping: Tipping in China is generally uncommon and can even be considered rude or embarrassing in some circumstances. Seriously. Leaving money on a table in an authentic restaurant may confuse a staff member or cause them stress. … Even worse, gratuity is illegal in airports and some establishments.
  • Apartment listings: Ganji
  • Apartments: Airbnb
  • Hotels: Booking.com
  • More hotels: Hotels.com
  • Best taxi: Didi
  • Best short-haul air carrier: Hainan
  • Best intl air carrier: China Southern Airlines
  • Monthly costs for expat: $900
  • Monthly costs for family: $2800
  • Monthly costs for local: $800
  • Meal: $3.5
  • Small Cola: $0.6
  • Beer 1 Pint: $3.5
  • Coffee: $4

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