Contents

Business in China

Administrative Regions 

Population

Nationalities of People

Banking

Additional Information




Business in China


China covers 9,571,300 sq. km, sharing frontiers with Vietnam, Pakistan, India, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Mongolia, North Korea, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and Laos.

Reforms:

The "Open Door" policy was first introduced by Mr. DENG Xia-Ping (China Chairman) in 1978, where several numbers economic Trade Zones have been established, namely Shen Zhen, Zhu Hai, Shan Tou, Xia Men and Hai Nan.

Joint-venture business with foreign investors as well as OEM, ODM, SKD and CKD are highly encouraged in return for special tax incentives together with attractive terms and conditions.


Language:

Pu Tong Hua (Mandarin) is the national language for communication and is also recognized as one of the international languages by the United Nations.





Administrative Regions (China)



(a)

4 Municipalities (see above map (a1) to (a4))

(a1)
(a2)
(a3)
(a4)

Beijing 
Tian Jin
Shang Hai 
Chong Qing

(b)

5 Autonomous Regions (see above map (b1 to (b5))

(b1)

Guang Xi

(b2)

Tibet

(b3)

Xin Jiang

(b4)

Ning Xia

(b5)

Nei Mong Gol

(c)

22 Provinces (see above map (1) to (22))

 

 

(1) Hai Nan

(2) Guang Dong

(3) Fu Jian

(4) Zhe Jiang

(5) Jiang Xi

(6) Hu Nan

(7) Gui Zhou

(8) Yun Nan

(9) Jiang Su

(10) An Hui

(11) Hu Bei

(12) Si Chun

(13) Shan Dong

(14) He Nan

(15) Shan Xi

(16) Gan Su

(17) Qing Hai

(18) Hei Long Jiang

(19) Ji Lin

(20) Liao Ning

(21) He Bei

(22) Shan Xi





Population

1.3 billion people

Nationalities of People

56 different nationalities within the area, with 92% of Han Chinese.

Top

(1)

Han

(20)

Li Su

(39)

A Chang

(2)

Mong Gou

(21)

Wa

(40)

Pu Mi

(3)

Hui

(22)

She

(41)

Ta Ji Ke

(4)

Zang

(23)

Gao Shan

(42)

Nu

(5)

Wei Wu Er

(24)

La Hu

(43)

Wu Zi Bie Ke

(6)

Miao

(25)

Shui

(44)

E Luo Si

(7)

Yi

(26)

Dong Xiang

(45)

W Wen Ke

(8)

Zhuang

(27)

Na Xi

(46)

De Ang

(9)

Bu Yi

(28)

Jing Po

(47)

Bao An

(10)

Chao Xian

(29)

Ke Er Ke Zi

(48)

Yu Gu

(11)

Man

(30)

Tu

(49)

Jing

(12)

Dong

(31)

Da Wo Er

(50)

Ta Ta Er

(13)

Yao

(32)

Mu Lao

(51)

Du Long

(14)

Bai

(33)

Qiang

(52)

E Lun Xhun

(15)

Tu Jian

(34)

Bu Lang

(53)

He Zhe

(16)

Ha Ni

(35)

Sa La

(54)

Men Ba

(17)

Ha Sa Ke

(36)

Mao Nan

(55)

Luo Ba

(18)

Dai

(37)

Ge Lao

(56)

Ji Nuo

(19)

Li

(38)

Xi Bo

Top

Banking

(A)

Central Bank

 

 

People's Bank of China

Address: 32 Cheng Fang Lu, Xicheng Qu, Beijing.

(B)

Commercial Banks

Top four Chinese Banks:  

World ranking and Assets. (July 2018)

World Ranking

Bank Name

Assets (US$b)

1

Industrial & Commercial Bank of China

4,005

2

Agriculture Bank of China

3,397

3

China Construction Bank Corporation

3,232

4

Bank of China

2,989

Additional Information

Visa

(a)

Visa can be obtained from local Chinese Embassy

(b)

Do check the new rule for 48 or 72 hours visa free when arrive some places in China.

(c)

From Hong Kong

One can obtain Visa:

From branches of China Travel Service in Hong Kong. (CTS)

Address:

a) 2nd Floor, China Travel Building, 77 Queen's Rd. Central, Hong Kong.


b) 1st Floor, Alpha House, 27-33 Nathan Rd., Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong.


c) Ground Floor, Southern Centre, 138 Hennessy Rd., Wanchai, Hong Kong.


d) CTS Enquiry: Tel: 23157171

e) Visit: www.ctshk.com for further information

Accommodation

Book through Chinese Travel Service in Hong Kong to obtain a better hotel rate.

Transportation

Tickets for trains, air-planes, hovercrafts and other transport to China - contact Chinese Travel Service in Hong Kong.

Currency

Yuan is the currency, divided into 100 fen.

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