Thus increasing the capacity of f participants. It was also during the 90’s that the festival started to expand in the city, its starts to include music’s such as hip-hop, Free outdoor concerts are starting to grow, and it was during that period that the Montreux Jazz Café was created. In 1999 the festival reached the record of 220 thousand Visitors. In the First Decade of the 21st century, the festival continued to grow at a steady rate, Welcoming artists such as; Prince (, who sold a record 4000 tickets in just ten minutes ten days before the start of the event), in 2008 the “Fondation Montreux Jazz” is crate as a Cultural exchange medium between artists from various background, or even people just interested in Jazz. It is responsible of organizing most competition that are open to the public.
Among the local arts and crafts, shell carvings are especially popular with tourists. ★An Important Coastal City in East China Qingdao is a key economic center and port city in China famous for its cultural heritage and picturesque scenery. Qingdao is one of China 's top ten economically dynamic cities and top ten business cities. It is the winner of the country 's "Entrepreneur 's Satisfaction Award". Qingdao is a national model for environmental protection, city sanitation and landscape development.
CASE STUDY – GLOBALIZATION: THE EXAMPLE OF DUBAI 1. Describe the geographical location of Dubai Based on Amanda Britney said Dubai is the largest emirate based on population of the United Arab Emirates. As of 2008, Dubai had a population of 2,262,000It is also the second largest emirate (behind Abu Dhabi) based on land area. In addition, Dubai is located on the Persian Gulf, in the northeast of the United Arab Emirates. Next, Dubai is the second largest emirate with an urban area of 3885 sq.
It occupied the superior central position in term of geographical economy circles; just like the Tianyuan of a checkerboard. It is the major inland transportation hub, with dozens of railways, roads and expressways passing through the city and connecting to major cities; it has roughly 1000 km distances to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Xi'an etc and make it the thoroughfares to nine provinces in name and in fact. In recent years,
Tianjin, China Located in northeastern China, Tianjin is a major port city. The city is proud to be the largest artificial harbor in northern China. Following the 1858 Treaties of Tianjin, several Western nations established concessions in the city. Today it is a most modern city but you can see European-styte houses, municipal buildings and churches from this period. The Astor Hotel was founded in 1863 by Pastor John Innocent.
In the USA, Wal-Mart, the world’s leading retail chain has about 8 per cent share amounts to USD 2,350 billion. Similarly, in the UK market, TESCO has a market share of 13 per cent amounts to USD 406 billion. Globally, the main value propositions that most of the retailers use are low-price, ‘all-under-one-roof’ convenience and ‘neighborhood’ availability. The modern retail gives the benefits of increased productivity, economic growth, capital investment, job creation and exports. The global retail industry employs more than 150 million people and contributes about 9 per cent to Global GDP directly and another 20 per cent indirectly.
Rizhao city was recognized by the United States as one of the most habitable cities in the world in 2009. It is a new rising coastal port city,which boasts time-honored history and culture, beautiful natural sceneries, unique custom and excellent ecological environment.With the objective of building a coastal city with international standard.recent years Rizhao Municipality has made great efforts to build Rizhao into a modern coastal Eco-city,University
Annually, on the occasion of major festivals or New Year, fireworks display here always impressed millions of people in the world. New Year: 1/1 Lunar New Year: 30/12 to 9/1 in Lunar Calendar (27/1 to 5/2 in Solar Calendar) Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival: 5/1 to 25/2 Quebec Winter Carnival in Quebec, Canada: 27/1 to 12/2 Mandarin orange in Lai Vung (Dong Thap): January Plum blossoms, white-dotted season in Son La: Mid-January to February SUNRISE IN BAGAN MYANMAR Watching sunrise in Bagan is always an unforgettable experience of visitors around the world. A unique and the most beautiful way to watch sunrise here is to use hot air balloon, tourists can have a panoramic views of the ancient capital when a new day comes, and welcome first sunbeams. You can also visit Shwesandaw ancient temples, Tayonke Payay or Payathozu temple, which are the greatest places for sunrise watching in Bagan. From very early, tourists came to find the best location.
Shanghai————A modern city Today, I will bring you to appreciate the charm of Shanghai. Before we arriving at our destination, please let me introduce Shanghai briefly to all of you.Shanghai, located at the outlet of the Yangtze River into the East China Sea, has 16 districts and one county, built in 1291. The total territory is 6340.5 square kilometers with a population of almost 25 million. Shanghai’s terrain is high in East and low in West, with a dense river network. The main rivers are Huangpu River and its tributary Suzhou Creek.
I bounce down the stairs, not bothering to see if she's following. The Sinulog Festival. It's the talk of the city since December last year. It's one of the grandest, most distinguished and most colorful festivals in the Philippines. Its main highlight is the grand street parade which lasts for 9 to 12 hours (practically the entire day) with participants—coming from the different towns and cities across the country—dressed in bright coloured costumes, dancing gracefully to the rhythm of trumpets, drums, and native gongs.