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ZhongQing - China City Guide

Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Bryan  Date: 08-01 2008  
Code: 023

Postal Code: 400000

Abbreviations: Yu

Location: Sichuan Basin, located southeast of the confluence of the Yangtze River and Jialing River.

administrative divisions: 40 autonomous counties, cities, 15 districts, four county-level cities, 21 counties.

area: 470 km long East and West, North-South 450 km wide, a total area of 82,000 square kilometres

Population: 31 million

City Tree: Huang Ge tree, for the implication: Chongqing perseverance firmness, Chikunailao

#39;s floral emblem: Camellia, the implication is: Chongqing people Xiagurouchang, unrestrained passion

alias: Fortress, fog all, the stove Chongqing map

Chongqing is China#39;s famous historical and cultural city, with 3000 Years of long history and glorious revolutionary traditions, to Chongqing as the center of the Cuban Chongqing region is the birthplace of Bayu culture, this piece of land in Chongqing Evolved from a long history. 2 to 3 million years ago the late Palaeolithic, human beings have been living in the Chongqing region. 11th century BC during the Shang and Zhou, Chongqing for the Palestinian people to the capital, the establishment of a Palestinian State. After Qinmie Pakistan, the world 36-gun, for a Bajun. - Go days of Pakistani territory to the Chongqing Municipality for Administrative Center, the jurisdiction of East Sichuan, Shaanxi, western Hubei, and Northwestern Hunan Qianbei areas. Since the Qin and Han Li Zhao since the past, most of the region for the period of a unified administrative area, its administrative centre is located in the Chongqing Municipality.

Chongqing Gucheng Jiangzhou, after also known as the Bajun, Chuzhou, Yuzhou, Gong state. Northern and Southern Dynasties, Bajun to Chuzhou. AD 581, Sui Wendi to Chuzhou for Yuzhou, Chongqing only referred to as "Yu." Year 1189, the first closure Prince Gong Song Guangzong, after Jidi Wei, boasted a "double joy" or Gong in Chongqing for the House, hence the name of Chongqing, has more than 800 years ago. 1891, Chongqing became China#39;s earliest history of foreign inland Tongshangkouan. Official built in 1929 in Chongqing City. 1937 to 1946, Japan launched wars of aggression to the Chinese National Government Yi Zhu Chongqing, Chongqing became the Republic of China in wartime Capital, was the National Anti-Fascist War of Resistance Against Japan and the supreme command, the Chinese hinterland of the political, economic and cultural center , The Chongqing has "all three places," said. National Government have also Nanjing, Chongqing municipalities still. The early establishment of new China in Chongqing, southwest of the CPC Central Committee and as a military and political southwest of the resident, is the southwest region#39;s political, economic and cultural center for the central municipality. 1954 Southwest region after the withdrawal to cities in Sichuan Province. In 1983 the first to become the country#39;s economic system of comprehensive reform pilot cities, a planned single row, to the provincial economic management authority. 1992 turned into open cities along the Yangtze River. September 1996 approved the escrow Wanxian Shi Chongqing, Fuling and Qianjiang City area. March 14, 1997, the Fifth Session of the Eighth National People#39;s Congress for deliberation and ratification, Chongqing become China#39;s fourth, the only municipality in the western region, Chongqing building and opened a new chapter in the history of the development.

Referred to Chongqing in Chongqing Municipality in southwest China#39;s eastern region, the upper reaches of the Yangtze River. 1997 to the original Sichuan Province, Chongqing, Wanxian, Fuling three-class city for the central region of Chongqing municipality, China#39;s largest and most administrative area, the most populous municipality directly under central authority. The whole city area of 83,000 square km and the population 30020000, Han, Hui, Miao, Tujia, and other nationalities.

oblique intersection of Yangtze River city, forming the famous Three Gorges. In the humid subtropical monsoon climate, annual rainfall over 1,000 mm. Hot summer and warm winter and summer depressed because of topography, climate sultry, the Yangtze River into three "furnaces" one.

In addition there are many other Chongqing, for example due to urban construction mountain named after the "mountain city" and the winter-spring season Chongqing Qingwu heavy clouds, also known as the "fog all."

Chongqing Municipality have abundant biological resources, mineral resources, water resources and unique tourism resources of the Three Gorges, has great potential for development. Chongqing is China#39;s southwestern region and the upper reaches of the Yangtze River economic center city, an important transport hub and river ports, the ownership of cars, machinery, electrical, chemical, textile, and other comprehensive industrial base. "Night Castle" Shuiguang weather,堪称wonders. Here natural scenery and human landscape of mutual exchanges, rich tourism resources.

Chongqing in western China is the most investment potential in mega-cities, with five major advantages: - in an advantageous location. Chongqing is located in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River economic belt core areas, the Chinese Ministry of things, the Chinese Government is implementing the western development to the key development areas. -- Infrastructure fully functional. Chongqing in western China is the only mode of transport for the catchment integrated air traffic hub, the Trans-China Zongchuan South and the North East and West and several railway lines, highways intersection of Route in Chongqing, 3,000-ton fleet from the Yangtze River to Chongqing Sujiang Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport is the national focus on the development of the Route airport. Western China, Chongqing is one of the grid load, coal, natural gas production, energy supply a high degree of protection. -- Strong industrial base, wide range, the complex ability. Chongqing is one of China#39;s old industrial base, now focus on expanding car and motorcycle, chemical medicines, construction materials, food, tourism, the five pillar industries, to accelerate the development of information engineering, biological engineering, environmental projects, represented by high-tech industries. -- Is strong in science, technology and education, personnel relative enrichment. Chongqing has more than 1,000 scientific research institutions, 34 colleges and universities, more than 60 million scientific and technological personnel. -- The market has great potential. Chongqing large population, food and clothing to people#39;s lives by the well-off transition, the Three Gorges Project reservoir area immigrants and the relocation of mining towns, large-scale infrastructure construction, ecological environmental protection and pollution control, the old industrial base of industrial upgrading will have a huge consumer demand and Investment demand. seize China implemented the western development strategy of the historic opportunity, Chongqing will build in accordance with the "three center, two hub, a base" (that is, business centre, financial centre, science, education, information and cultural centre; traffic hubs, communication hubs; based on high-tech industries The modern industrial base) of the strategic plan to accelerate economic and social development, a window of external radiation and economic role in promoting the southwestern region and the upper reaches of the Yangtze River area#39;s development.