In terms of population, China is the largest country in the world; and in terms of territorial area, it is the third, ranking only after Russia and Canada.
China is known to be very rich in natural resources, this puts her in a good position to develop hers industry and agriculture.
Historical records indicate that by the 16th century the Chinese had already invented paper and had it brought to Europe, causing great amazement among the Europeans.
4.中国的1,800公里长的大运河，建成于公元610年，流经17个城市，是世界上最古老，最长的人工水道。China’s 1.800-kilometer long Grand Canal, which was completed in 610 AD and flows through 17 cities, is the world’s oldest and longest man-made waterway.
In order to better its environment, Shanghai, China’s largest and most populous city is planning to build a forest park spreading out over 300 hectares of land, to be known as the “Super Green Lung”.