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  Beijing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Beijing is one of the four municipalities of the PRC, equivalent to a province in China's administrative structure.
Beijing Municipality borders Hebei Province to the north, west, south, and for a small section in the east, and Tianjin Municipality to the southeast.
Beijing's 18 districts and counties are further subdivided into 273 lower (third)-level administrative units at the township level: 119 towns, 24 townships, 5 ethnic townships and 125 subdistricts.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Peking   (5719 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Beijing Municipality   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Beijing is one of the 4 municipalities of the People's Republic of China, which have a provincial_level status, and is under the direct control of the central government.
Beijing is one of the largest cities in China, second only to Shanghai as the nation's biggest in terms of population.
Beijing borders Hebei province to the north, west, south, and for a tiny fraction to the east.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Beijing-Municipality   (3120 words)

  
 Beijing -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Beijing is one of the 4 (Click link for more info and facts about municipalities) municipalities of the PRC, which have ((Roman Catholic Church) an official in charge of an ecclesiastical province acting under the superior general of a religious order) provincial-level status, and is under the direct control of the central government.
Beijing is the second-largest city in China in terms of population size, second only to (The largest city of China; located in the east on the Pacific; one of the largest ports in the world) Shanghai.
Beijing borders (A populous province in northeastern China) Hebei province to the north, west, south, and for a tiny fraction to the east.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/be/beijing.htm   (6645 words)

  
 Beijing - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The total population of Beijing municipality in 2003 was 14.56 million, of whom about 11.49 million had a Beijing hukou (residency card) and 3.07 million were on temporary residence permits.
Beijing authorities claim that traffic jams may be a thing of a past come the 2008 Olympics.
Beijing's main airport is the Beijing Capital International Airport near Shunyi, which is about 20 km northeast of Beijing proper.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /beijing.htm   (3787 words)

  
 Beijing
Beijing is divided into 14 districts and 4 counties, with a population of 13.82 million, mainly with Han, Hui, Manchu and Mongolian ethnic groups.
Beijing is the one of the birthplaces of Chinese Civilization and one of the six ancient capital cities in China.
Beijing, a municipality directly under the Central Government, is the capital of the People's Republic of China and the country's political, economic, cultural and transportation center as well as a famous historic city.
www.chinaculture.org /gb/en_map/2003-09/24/content_21529.htm   (743 words)

  
 Read about Beijing at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Beijing and learn about Beijing here!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Republic of China, and Beijing was renamed Beiping.
Beijing is also known for being a center of pirated goods and anything from the latest designer clothing to the latest DVDs can be found in markets all over the city.
Beijing dialect; this makes the dialogue somewhat hard to understand, and the problem is compounded if one is not familiar with Chinese, although modern theaters often have electronic titles in Chinese and English.
encyclopedia.worldvillage.com /s/b/Beijing   (3424 words)

  
 Market Profiles on Chinese Cities and Provinces (tdctrade.com)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Beijing is the capital of China and the country's political, cultural and international exchange center.
Beijing is one of the four automonous municipalities (直轄市)along with Shanghai, Tianjin and Chongqing, which enjoy similar economic and administrative autonomy as a province.
Beijing was chosen by the State Council in 1992 as one of the 11 pilot cities where two Sino-foreign joint venture retail enterprises can be established.
www.tdctrade.com /mktprof/china/mpbei.htm   (1278 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Beijing Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Beijing is one of the 4 municipalities of the People's Republic of China, which have a provincial -level status, and is under the direct...
From 1937 to 1945, Beijing was occupied by the Japanese.
The total population of Beijing municipality in 2003 was 14.56 million, of whom about 11.49 million had Beijing hukou and 3.07 million were on temporary residence permits.
www.ipedia.com /beijing.html   (2445 words)

  
 Beijing Municipality China - China tourist & travel guide for Beijing Municipality, China
Beijing City of China is the birthplace of Chinese Civilization and one of the six ancient capital cities in China.
Beijing is the second largest city in China with a population of more than 11 million.
Beijing is an economic center of China Being one of the biggest industrial bases in China, Beijing's industrial production is the second largest in value among all Chinese cities.
www.orientaltravel.com /province/beijing.htm   (459 words)

  
 Beijing Hotel and Travel - Beijing City Tourist Information Guide China
Beijing City Travel Guide - You are visiting a city that is filled with wonderful culture, friendly people, many of the world’s most revered treasures, such as the The Great Wall and many other attractions.
Beijing is going to be the site of the 2008 Summer Olympics and they received this honor because of their luxury accommodations, exquisite cuisine, culture and territory.
There is a cooperative spirit among the people in Beijing and you will notice that character the very first few hours you spend there.
www.beijingcitytourist.com   (375 words)

  
 Beijing, China
At the heart of Beijing is the Forbidden City, which lies literally smack dab in the center of the city.
Under the Qing, Beijing was further expanded and improved with the construction of the Old Summer Palace (Yuanmingyuan) and the Summer Palace (Yiheyuan).
By the late 18th century, Beijing was subject to foreign invasion from the French and British, anarchy, and local rebellion.
worldfacts.us /China-Beijing.htm   (1651 words)

  
 IMPLEMENTATION RULES FOR THE PROVISIONAL REGULATIONS OF BEIJING MUNICIPALITY CONCERNING NEW TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY ...
Public tendering and bidding of construction projects shall be carried out by Haidian District Construction Commission under the supervision of the Municipal Construction Commission according to "the Provisional Regulations of Beijing Municipality Governing Tendering and Bidding of Construction Projets".
If construction enterprises are not from Beijing Municipality, the application shall be made by Haidian District Construction Commission to the Municipal Urban and Rural Construction Commission for examination and approval according the regulations of the Municipal Government.
Upon approval of the municipal special bank, losses of loans shall be disbursed from the loan risk funds by Haidian district offices of the special banks.
www.novexcn.com /beijing_new_tech_zone.html   (2074 words)

  
 Beijing Official Website International
This is Beijing Concert Hall, which is the first of modern style and specially designed for musical performance.
It is well-shown, since its opening, that Beijing Concert Hall is the front of serious music publicity, an assembly of quintessence of world music, a window displaying the capital's musical lives, thus will sure become the center of musical activities.
In this brand-new historic era of building modern civilization, Beijing Concert Hall will spare no effort to enrich Beijinger's musical lives, to develop people's noble sentiments, to advance our philharmonic industry, and to expand the cultural communication of world music.
www.ebeijing.gov.cn /Tour/ScenicSpots/MusicHalls/t20040126_101669.htm   (233 words)

  
 Severe Beijing Air Pollution Information Emerges   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
According to the Beijing Environmental Protection Bureau, Beijing will release the API of the pollutant (among the three pollutants sulfur dioxide, nitrous oxides and particulates) which score highest for each of seven monitoring stations in different parts of the urban district of Beijing Municipality.
Coal combustion is responsible for ninety percent of Beijing sulfur dioxide emissions and 80 percent of particle emissions.
Yu told the Beijing News [Beijing Ribao] on February 6 that it is the burning of 28 million tons of coal annually, and not motor vehicle exhausts, that is the principal cause of poor air quality.
www.pnl.gov /china/bjplca.htm   (4358 words)

  
 Beijing Tourist Attractions
Also known as the Imperial Palace Museum or Gugong, the Forbidden City was the place where the emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties carried out their administration and lived.
In the rich and historical culture of Beijing, the Hutong has a very special and important position.
Beijing's Hutongs are not only an appellation for the lane but also a kind of architecture.
www.travelchinaguide.com /attraction/beijing   (159 words)

  
 Beijing Official Website International
Ren Liping' lone goal in the second half gave Beijing the title of women's soccer at the 10th National Games Saturday in Nanjing.A free kick from the Beijing side in the 50th minute was kicked away by a defender of Liaoning but the ball was again kicked into the penalty area by a Beijing player.
ECOSPLAN is a Project funded by the European Commission in the framework of the IST Programme.
It includes, as a central Project partner, the Beijing Municipal office of informatization.
www.ebeijing.gov.cn   (240 words)

  
 Hotels in Beijing(Peking) Municipality   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Following are the hotels sorted by cities and star rating in Beijing(Peking) Municipality.
Price information is not available for all hotels but you can get a general idea by looking up a hotel of comparable rating.
Address: 1 Chang'an Avenue, Miyun County Beijing 101500
www.c-b-w.com /hotel/beijing.htm   (924 words)

  
 WorldLII - Categories - Countries - China - By Province - Beijing Municipality
WorldLII - Categories - Countries - China - By Province - Beijing Municipality
WorldLII >> Categories >> Countries >> China >> By Province >> Beijing Municipality
An arbitration organization that provides a forum for the resolution of disputes associated with contractual and other property rights (in Chinese and English)
www.worldlii.org /catalog/53614.html   (68 words)

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