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Latest Updated at 2008-January-29 11:52:34
Zhongshan City

銆怗eneral Introduction銆

Zhongshan is located in the central and southern part of the Pearl River Delta and in the western riverbank of the Pearl River. Covering an area of 1,800 square kilometers with聽2.51 million聽permanent residents, Zhongshan is only聽86 kilometers away from Guangzhou, 180 kilometers from Hong Kong, and 65 kilometers from Macau .

銆怉wards銆

Zhongshan is the hometown of Dr. Sun Yat-sen (1866-1925), great forerunner of Chinese democratic revolution. Zhongshan's accolades in the last decade include "National Clean City", "National Garden City", "Habitat Scroll of Honor" by the United Nations Center for Human Settlements (UN-Habitat), "National Model City in Environmental Protection", "China's Excellent Tourism City", "National Advanced City in Maintaining Law and Order", "National Model Civilized City", "National Model City for People's Fitness", "China's City with Brand Economy", and "National Advanced City in Reinvigorating the City by Product Quality", among others.

銆怑conomy銆

Strictly adhering to the strategy of "Develop and Thrive the City by Industry", Zhongshan has accomplished provincially best industrial growth rate for years. The accumulated total contracted foreign investment reaches US$ 11.7 billion with US$7.6 billion actual investment to date. In addition to a total of over 4,500 foreign direct investment enterprises, there are also 1,300 enterprises invested by overseas Chinese, totaling US$ 5 billion in value. "One Town One Industry" has made each town in Zhongshan well noted for their characteristic industry and products.

銆怲ransportation銆

With a total of 1,665.8-kilometer road mileage, Beijing-Zhuhai Expressway, Zhongshan-Jiangmen Expressway and 105 National Highway run right through the municipality. The airports in Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Hong Kong and Macau are all within its reach by no more than 100 kilometers. Zhongshan Port ranks top 10 nationwide regarding TEU volume among all the ports of the same category. The Guangzhou-Zhuhai Light Railway, which is under construction, will have 7 stops within the municipality upon completion.

銆怢ocal Specialty銆

Huangpu Cured Meat, Shaxi Herbal Tea, Shenwan Pineapple, Sanxiang Rice Noodle, Zhongshan Almond Biscuit.

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Former Residence of Dr. Sun Yat-sen

Covering an area of 500 square meters, the main building of the residence was built under Dr. Sun Yat-sen's own supervision and the patronage of Sun Mei, Dr. Sun's brother. It was listed as "Major National Protected Cultural Relics" by the State Council in 1986. The furnishings in the sitting room were designed by Dr. Sun in person, where he used to reside from 1892 to 1895 and in 1912 .

Address: Cuiheng Village, Nanlang Town, Zhongshan, Guangdong

Tel: (0760) 5501691

Fax: (0760) 5503738

Website: www.sunyat-sen.org

Agile Property Holdings Limited

Incorporated in 1985 and focusing on real estate development, Agile Property Holdings Limited is a large-scale enterprise with diverse operations in Hong Kong, Macau, Pearl River Delta and BVI, among others.

Address: Agile Hotel, Jinyong Road, Sanxiang Town, Zhongshan, Guangdong

Tel: (0760) 6686858

Fax: (0760) 6333112

Website: www.agile.com.cn

Zhongshan Torch Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone

Zhongshan Torch Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone has over 500 industrial enterprises from 20 countries and regions worldwide, including many leading multinationals such as Canon, Sumitomo, Toshiba, Wilstron, Merck, among others. It is committed to building itself into a modern industrial zone and a new coastal urban area based on five pillar industries including electronics and IT, modern packaging, biopharmaceutical, auto part and chemical industry.

Address: Administrative Center, Kangle Avenue, Zhongshan Torch Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, Zhongshan, Guangdong

Tel: (0760) 5339333

Fax: (0760) 8283633

Website: www.zstorch.gov.cn

Zhongshan Vantage Gas Appliance Co., Ltd.

With five main business categories including stove, water heater, kitchen ventilator, disinfecting cabinet and cutlery with over 100 types of products, Zhongshan Vantage Gas Appliance company Ltd. is a well known home appliance maker in China. It has obtained diverse authoritative certifications including ISO 9001 Quality Management System, ISO 14001 Environmental Management System, China Compulsory Certification (3C), UL and CE, among others.

Address: Administrative Center, Kangle Avenue, Zhongshan Torch Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, Zhongshan, Guangdong

Tel: (0760) 5339333

A Happy Tour

If interested, you can visit following tourist spots after work:

Zhuhai: Meixi Royal Stone Archway, Baojing Bay Rock Carving, Gaolan Island, Fisherwoman Bay, Statue of Fisherwoman, Xianglu (Incensory) Bay and Shijing Mountain, Ocean Spring Resort, Qi'ao Mangrove Wetland, University Zone of Zhuhai, etc

Zhongshan: Sunwenxilu Rd Pedestrian Street, Sun Yat-sen Memorial Park, Zhanyuan, Xianmu Park

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