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Thursday, January 25, 1996



2. HAINAN-AIDED POWER STATION HELPS BRING KARAOKE TO TIBET


Source: Xinhua news agency, Beijing, in English 0735 gmt 20 Jan 96

Text of report by Xinhua news agency

Haikou, 20th January: Construction of a hydroelectric power station by
Hainan Province in the Tibetan Autonomous Region is benefiting local
people.

Located in Dingqing County, northeast Tibet, the station has a power
generating capacity of 1,200 kW. The whole construction cost 24m yuan,
aided by Hainan Province.

"Now residents in the Dingqing County have electric lights, colour
television sets, electric stoves, even karaoke machines," said Zhalha
Gongbu, Magistrate of Dingqing County.

A number of factories have gone into operation since the station was
completed last August, he said.


Articles in this Issue:
  1. Public Security Ministry commends Tibet forces for anniversary security work
  2. HAINAN-AIDED POWER STATION HELPS BRING KARAOKE TO TIBET
  3. MARKET ECONOMY TAKING ROOT IN TIBET
  4. TIBET TO EXPAND MINING INDUSTRY
  5. QINGHAI HOLDS ECONOMIC RESTRUCTURING WORK CONFERENCE
  6. Legal profession growing in Tibet



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