Overview
 
 
 

China, (People's Republic of China), is situated in eastern Asia, bounded by the Pacific in the east. The third largest country in the world, next to Canada and Russia, it has an area of 9.6 million square kilometers. Total Population of China is 1.3 billion (2003) about 22% of total population in the world.

As one of the four oldest civilizations in the world, China has a written history of 4,000 years and boasts rich cultural relics and historical sites. It is the inventor of compass, paper-making, gunpowder and printing. The Great Wall, Grand Canal and Karez irrigation system are three great ancient engineering projects built 2,000 years ago. Now they are the symbols of the rich culture of the Chinese nation.

In 2004 the Chinese economy continued its impressive growth rate with the gross domestic product (GDP) topping $13.66 trillion, an increase of 9.5 percent over 2003 at comparable prices with the year 2003.

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Other useful links:

Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in the United States of America
Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Canada
Consulate General of People’s Republic of China in New York
Consulate General of People’s Republic of China in Los Angeles
Consulate General of People’s Republic of China in Chicago
Consulate General of the People’s Republic China in San Francisco
Consulate General of the People’s Republic China in Houston
Consulate General of the People’s Republic China in Toronto
Consulate General of the People’s Republic China in Vancouver
The Central Government of People's Republic of China
China Today
Ministry of Commerce
Customs General Administration
State Administration of Taxation
Ministry of Finance
State Administration of Foreign Exchange
State Administration for Industry and Commerce
State Environment Protection Administration
National Development and Reform Commission
The Ministry of Science and Technology
Ministry of Labor and Social Security
The People’s Bank of China
Ministry of Construction
Ministry of Communication
 
 

North American Representative Office of Shenzhen, P.R. China
350 S. Figueroa Street, Ste 288, Los Angeles, CA 90071
E-mail:
info@shenzhenoffice.org Phone: 213-628-9888 Fax: 213-628-8383
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