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Selected Websites for this area

This page features some carefully selected Trusted Connections to the People’s Republic of China, commonly known as China. The most populous state in the world, China occupies approximately 9.6 million square kilometres and is the second largest country in the world by land area. Considered to be the world’s fastest growing major economy, China is a strong player in the international economic market.

Business & Economy

China Daily: Business
Get breaking news on the economy, statistics, investing, stock market and environment.

The China Business Network
An independent and accessible online community of individuals doing business between China and the rest of the world.

China Economic Review
An award-winning monthly magazine focusing on economics, business and finance in China. Business News
Launched in 1997, this is an online arm of Xinhua News Agency which features breaking news from China in six languages.

China Expert International Ltd.
China Expert provides cultural introduction services to businesses and expats arriving in China, as well as organising company registration, research, translation, housing, schooling and other vital services. They overcome the language barrier and remove the biggest obstacles between your business and the exciting Chinese marketplace.

Office Space in China
Browse and view executive suites and office space available in Beijing, Shanghai and other major cities.

Nicely Made in China
A showcase of quality Chinese-manufactured luxury products and advice on how to source them.

Environment Environment
Features reports, studies and analytical information on policies, green living and pollution.

China Water Pollution Map
Designed by the Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs, this virtual map shows water information for various regions in China.

China Green
Documenting China’s environmental issues, this online project provides a platform for people to view, comment and share critical information about the country.

China Dialogue
A bilingual portal of news, analysis and discussion on China’s environmental issues.

Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences
CRAES is a national non-profit research institute for environmental protection.

Science & Education

Beijing University of Technology
View detailed profiles of faculties and information about admissions, research opportunities and International Exchange programmes.

Minzu University of China
MUC is one of the leading institutions in teaching Chinese as a foreign language in China, and is one of the first universities in the country to have enrolled international students.

Faculty of Oriental Studies
Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford introduces students to language, literature, history and culture of countries in the region.

Centre for Chinese Studies
Based within the University of Manchester (UK), the Centre for Chinese Studies is an interdisciplinary and cross-school institute.

Mandarin Chinese
A page dedicated to learning Mandarin Chinese language, with links, tools and resources.

Arts & Creative

Gu Gong (Palace) Museum
The former Imperial Palace houses a spectacular art collection, providing visitors with an excellent overview of Chinese art.

Exploring the Region

China National Tourist Office
A useful gateway to China’s bets tourist destinations, with detailed overviews of geography, climate, history, religion and culture.

Beijing International
An official site of the Beijing Government features guides to sightseeing, dining, shopping and entertainment.

What's On Sanya
Complete information for the city of Sanya in Hainan province, a popular tourist destination which benefits from modern nightlife, attractive beaches and natural surroundings, and the intact culture of the native Hainan people. This website includes weather reports, business directory, current news, restaurant reviews and community tools to help you plan your trip.

What's up in Hangzhou
Find your way around Hangzhou, either for sightseeing trips or as a new expat resident! This site is valuable as a resource to tell you what's on and how to get there.

China Tour Service
The China Tour Service offer a range of China tour packages, including private tours, group tours, city packages and much more. The website provides a wealth of information including area information, Chinese Visa advice and application, insurance offers and car rental services.

China Travel
China Travel provides a variety of services including private tours and group tours along with flight and hotel deals. With area information and country guides, this is a useful portal into touring China.

ChinaTravel.Com is the largest China travel information site in China. We provide a great place for people to share their interest and travel experience in China. We also sell tour services, such as the booking of tours, flights, hotels and trains, which are provided by trusted tour operators in China.

Beijing Page
A directory of sites about Beijing information, including transportation, hotels, tourism, shopping, food, entertainment, community and Beijing tours.
Active China tour operator based in Beijing, Beijing Xinhua International Tours offers deals on Beijing vacations & China tours as well as budget group tours and luxury, private and tailor made tours.

Great Wall Tours Beijing
A local tour operator offering a vast range of options, such as private tours, customized tours, group and coach tours.