China has been developing at a rate that is beyond the world’s imagination since 1978 after the ‘open-up’ economic reformation. The Chinese economy has been growing by more than 8% pa. on average over the last 30 years. The rise of its economy has been gradually capturing the eyes from the west.
China is now one of the most both economically & politically influential powerhouses, it is the biggest foreign trade partner country with many of the world’s major countries such as: the USA, the UK, Japan. It currently holds the largest foreign exchange reserves and majority of the US Government bonds.
China is also one of UN’s founding members in 1945 and has a permanent seat. In 2001, China was accepted into the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
In 2008, Beijing was where the 2008 Olympic Games were held.
In 2010, Shanghai was the host city for the World EXPO, first time ever in history such important international exhibition was held in a developing country.
In 2014, Nanjing will be hosting the 2014 Youth Olympic Games.
All three cities are fantastic locations characterized by unique joxtapoitions between ancient Chinese Culture and the dynamic business world of modern China.
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