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Special tourist events and festivities will be held in Zhaoqing urban area and in the main scenic spots on festivals or special dates. There are more than ten of such activities...

Future Plan more

Major goals of this year in economic and social development are: GDP will increase by 13%; Per capita GDP will grow 12%; Added value of one, two and three industry will grow 4%, 17.5% and11.6% above respecti...

Industrial Structure more

GDP was estimated RMB 133,000,000,000 in 2011, up 15%. The general budget of local financial income was RMB 9,223,000,000, an increase of 25.56%. Added value of above-scale indu...

Economy more

Following the implementation of the reform and opening-up policy, the economic development of Zhaoqing became vigorous and has scored remarkable achievements...

Geographic Location more

Zhaoqing is located in the Midwest of Guangdong Province and in the middle portion of Xijiang River. Crossed by the Tropic of Cancer, it is located between longitude 111°21' to 112°52' east and latitude 22...

Long History more
Cradle of Guangdong Civ...
Legend of Seven Star Crags
Liqiao Building
Song City Wall
Story of Mountain Dinghu

Zhaoqing is a famous cultural city with a history of more than 2,200 years. The name Duanzhou, which was the earliest name of Zhaoqing, originated in the 9th year of Sui Dynasty (589 A.D.). In Song Dynasty i...

Natural Resources more
Agricultural & Forestry...
Water Power Resources
Duanzhou Inkstone
Green Jade

Total land area is 22.23 million mu (1 mu=1/15 hectare), among which 16.29 million mu is forestry land and about 0.83 million mu is available for exploitation. Zhaoqing is rich in rice, resin, cassia, bamboo...

Public Holidays more
New Year's Day
Chinese (Lunar) New Year
Tomb Sweeping Day
Labor Day
Dragon Boat Festival

With the implementation of the new holidays plan beginning January 1st, 2008, the number of public holidays in China changes to 11 days, e.g. one day for New Year's Day, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day, the Dra...

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People's Livelihood more

Zhaoqing is a booming city with a strong economy and fast growth, which benefits the people's livelihood along the way. Just within the 5 years from 2005 to 2011, the per-capita disposable income of Zhaoqing residents...

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Projects Scale
Structure of Investment
Investment Counties & R...
Regional Distribution

Within the five years from 2005 to 2011, 56 projects each valued over one billion Yuan has been introduced and foreign investment of USD 4.47 billion has been absorbed.