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Brief China History

The People's Republic of China, commonly referred to as China, is a country with a long history and ancient civilization. As early as 4,000 BC, there were settlements in the range of Yellow River.

National Flag of China

National flag of the People's Republic of China is the symbol of the People's Republic of China. It is the obligation for each Chinese to respect and cherish our national flag.

National Emblem of China

National emblem of the People's Republic of China is the symbol of sovereignty of China. It contains the national flag of the People's Republic of China, Tiananmen, gear wheel and ears of grain.

National Anthem of China

The national anthem of the People's Republic of China is also named The March of Volunteers. The words were written by Tian Han and the music was composed by Nie Er in 1935. Originally, it was for the movie Feng Yun Er Nv (Sons and Daughters in Times of Turmoil).

Geography & Topography of China

The People's Republic of China is situated in the southeastern part of the Eurasian Continent, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, and between North Korea and Vietnam, the total land area of China is almost 9,600,000 sq. km.

China Quick Fact Sheet

China'a formal name: People's Republic of China (PRC). Capital: Beijing. Head of State: President Xi Jinping elected March 15, 2013. National flag: Red flag with five stars...

Currency, Banknote & Coin of China

The bank notes of Chinese money is called Renminbi (RMB) means "The People's Currency". The popular unit of RMB is yuan" 1 yuan equals 10 jiao, 1 jiao equals 10 fen. There are parts of China where the yuan is also known as Kuai and Jiao is known as mao.

Public Holidays in China

China has seven official legal national holidays list in a year covering New Year's Day, Spring Festival, Qingming Festival, May Day, Dragon Boat Festival, Mid-Autumn Day and National Day.