Name: People's Republic of China
Region: East Asia
Currency: Yuan (CNY)
Official language: chinese
Surface area: 9596961 sq.km
Capital city: Beijing
UN Membership date: October 24, 1945
tourism: There are nearly forty World Heritage Sites in China.
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