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Presentation of China : Geography

Country's official name :
China
Capital:
Beijing
Population of main cities:
Shanghai (21,020,000) ; Beijing (18,431,000) ; Shenzhen (12,994,000) ; Guangzhou (Canton) (12,874,400) ; Tianjin (12,090,000) ; Chengdu (9,177,000) ; Wuhan (8,896,900) ; Chongqing (7,919,600) ; Dongguan (7,638,600) ; Hong Kong SAR (7,572,800) ; Foshan (7,508,800) ; Taipei (7,034,500) ; Hangzhou (6,970,000) ; Nanjing (6,500,000)
Area:
9,600,013 km²
Type of Climate :
Owing to its large size, there is great diversity of climate in China. The climate ranges from hot and very humid (in the southern part of the country) to continental (in the north of the country).
Local Time:
It is %T:%M %A In Beijing
Summer Time Period :
No time change in China.
Official Language:
The national language is Mandarin; however, there are many different dialects and variants of it.
Other Languages Spoken:
There are more than a hundred dialects, with Mandarin in the north and Cantonese in the south of the country. The official language coexists with the other languages (Mongolian, Uyghur, Korean, Tibetan) of the autonomous regions.
Business Language(s):
When the foreign party does not speak Chinese, business discussions will generally be held in English.

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