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Discovering Wuhan

This is a selection of resources on Discovering Wuhan available from the NLB catalogue or the Internet and is not meant to be an exhaustive list. If you know of or come across more useful resources, please drop us a note so we can share them with our readers.

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Physical and socioeconomic driving forces of land-use and land cover changes: A case study of Wuhan city, China

The authors investigate the connections between land-use and land-cover changes (LULC) and the driving factors for rational urban management. They also use remotely sensed images to map these LULC from 1990 to 2018 using Wuhan city, China, as a case study.

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Wuhan makes waves on international social media with “Meet in Wuhan” campaign

“Meet in Wuhan”, the online campaign launched by the Wuhan Tourism Development Committee, successfully concluded on 25 December 2018. The campaign offered overseas audiences a glimpse into Wuhan’s diverse tourism attractions and cultural heritage through a series of intriguing stories presented with 3D animation techniques, thereby setting an example in marketing a Chinese tourist city to an overseas audience.

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Welcome to Wuhan

The article offers travel tips and recommendations to Wuhan, China, from hotel accommodation such as the Wanda Reign Wuhan to itinerary suggestions such as visiting the East Lake Scenic Park natural site, the Han Show Theatre and the Wanda Movie Park.

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Huge turnout for the first FAI – ASFC World Fly-In Expo in Wuhan, China

The article highlights the 2017 FAI – ASFC World Fly-in Expo in Wuhan, China from 4 — 7 November 2017. The event featured a Guinness World Record attempt involving 100 hot air balloon weddings and mentions the International Paramotor Championships, as well as the International Skydiving Championship at the event.

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Ease of doing business in Wuhan, China

This website outlines the steps one needs to take to start a business in Wuhan and the procedures and estimated time and costs involved.

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Wuhan: China’s most central city

This guide focuses on the city of Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei Province and home to one of the largest university populations in the world. Apart from giving a brief historical outline of the city, it also provides the main statistics and discusses the city’s industry, property, retail and education sectors.

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Seriously, how cheap is China? Here’s the cost of living in Wuhan, China

This article provides a guide on the average cost of living in Wuhan. It discusses the prices of items such as groceries, night life, transportation and utilities, as well as average salaries of its citizens.

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