- n a province in north-central China; formerly part of the Silk Road to Turkistan and India and Persia
- Wen Jiabao in Xinhua
Gansu people have made great achievements,Wen said.
- Douglas S Massey in Houston Chronicle
The May 2008 earthquake that devastated Sichuan, Gansu and Shaanxi left a terrible scar on China's landscape and the psyche of the Chinese people. The rebuilding and healing process continues, and I hope to better understand what can be done to... Robert Zoellick http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Zoellick&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFwmr5M6o360YQ1wTeptJMXJMQ8Yw World Bank Group http://www.google.com/url?q=http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/NEWS/0,,contentMDK:22009548~pagePK:34370~piPK:34424~theSitePK:4607,00.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFgSly96CsVel06LzZ9TgKBdYfmkA Dec 12, 2008
41060 52625 gantlet Having run the gantlet of enforcement resources at the border, migrants grew reluctant to repeat the experience and hunkered down to stay, causing rates of return migration to fall sharply," said Douglas S. Massey, a sociologist who directs the...