- a province in E China. 64,479 sq. mi. (167,000 sq. km). Capital: Zhengzhou.
- former name of Luoyang.
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In rural Henan, Pai meets the coal dealer Da Cai, one of five brothers, all but the youngest of whom left their native village.Ghosts in the Machine: The Story of China’s Rural Migrants and Their Uncertain Future
December 10, 2012
Born in rural Henan province in eastern China, Chen was the son of migrant workers.
No fewer than 19 similar cases took place last year in the same small township in Henan.
When Wu, as minister of pubic health, went to Henan on an official visit, she asked to talk to Gao.
Then there is the case of Dr. Gao Yaojie, a Chinese AIDS activist in Zhengzhou, Henan Province.
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- a province of N central China: the chief centre of early Chinese culture; mainly agricultural (the largest wheat-producing province in China). Capital: Zhengzhou. Pop: 96 670 000 (2003 est)