China has a climate dominated by dry seasons and wet monsoons, which leads to clear temperature differences in winter and summer. In winter, northern winds coming from high latitude areas are cold and dry; in summer, southern winds from sea areas at lower latitude are warm and moist.
Standard Mandarin, also known as Standard Spoken Chinese, is the official modern Chinese spoken language used by the Mainland China, Taiwan, and is one of the four official languages of Singapore.
Renminbi is the official
currency of the
People's Republic of China (PRC). It is the
mainland China, but not in
Macau. It is abbreviated as
RMB, and the units for the Renminbi are the
and Fen : 1 Yuan = 10 Jiao = 100 Fen.
As the world's population surpassed 6 billion in October 1999, China's population represented more than 1/5 of this total (20.8%)-one out of every five people in the world lives in China. Today, China's population exceeds 1.25 billion.
known as Peking is a metropolis in Northern China, and the