Beijing (北京)


Beijing is a tier 1 city located within Beijing Municipality in North China. It is also China's National Capital.

In China's administrative hierarchy, Beijing is classified as a municipality, meaning it has powers equivalent to a province.

The official name of Beijing in simplified Chinese characters is 北京 (or in pinyin: Běijīng).

Map of Beijing, Beijing Municipality

Free Trade Zones in Beijing

Since the establishment of the Beijing Free Trade Zone in 2020, the following sections within Beijing have been designated as free trade zones:

  • Beijing CBD
  • Jinzhan International Cooperation Service Area
  • Canal Business Area

High Tech Zones in Beijing

The following high tech zones are located in Beijing:

  • Zhongguancun Science Park (中关村科技园区)
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       - focus industries: Electronic information; Opto-mechatronic integration; New materials; New energy & efficient energy saving; Biological medicine; Medical devices

Airports in Beijing

Beijing is served by the following airports:

  • Beijing Capital International Airport (IATA: PEK | ICAO: ZBAA)
  • Beijing Daxing International Airport (IATA: PKX | ICAO: ZBAD)

National Equities Exchange and Quotations

Opened in 2013, the National Equities Exchange and Quotations (全国中小企业股份转让系统) is an OTC market which trades under the symbol NEEQ. Their official website is

Beijing Subway

The city of Beijing's metro system commenced operation on 1 October 1969.

High-profile Beijing Companies

The following Chinese companies are headquartered in Beijing:

  • Legend Holdings Co., Ltd. (联想控股股份有限公司)
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  • Gome Holding Group Co., Ltd. (国美控股集团有限公司)
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  • Xiaomi Communication Technology Co., Ltd. (小米通讯技术有限公司)
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  • Taikang Insurance Group Co., Ltd. (泰康保险集团股份有限公司)
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  • Beijing Jianlong Heavy Industry Group Co., Ltd. (北京建龙重工集团有限公司)
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  • Baidu, Inc. (百度公司)
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  • Beijing Sankuai Online Technology Co., Ltd. (北京三快在线科技有限公司)
  • Beike Holdings Co., Ltd. (贝壳控股有限公司)
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  • Wumart Technology Group Co., Ltd. (物美科技集团有限公司)
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  • (北京运通国融投资集团有限公司)
  • (帝海投资控股集团有限公司)
  • (迪信通科技集团有限公司)
  • (北京爱奇艺科技有限公司)
  • (北京蓝色光标数据科技股份有限公司)
  • Hebei Jinxi Iron and Steel Group Co., Ltd. (河北津西钢铁集团股份有限公司)
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  • China Fortune Land Development Co., Ltd. (华夏幸福基业股份有限公司)
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  • Sunshine Insurance Group Co., Ltd. (阳光保险集团股份有限公司)
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  • Orient Group Co., Ltd. (东方集团有限公司)
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  • Longjitaihe Group Co., Ltd. (隆基泰和集团有限公司)
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Other Municipalities

Chongqing (重庆)

Shanghai (上海)

Tianjin (天津)