About Jinan/济南介绍



Jinan, referred to as "Ji" for short, is also known as Quancheng. It is the capital city of Shandong Province, a sub-provincial city, and the core city of the Jinan metropolitan area. As of 2018, the city has 10 districts and 2 counties under its jurisdiction, with a total area of 10,244 square kilometers, a built-up area of 561 square kilometers, a resident population of 7.604 million, a urban population of 5.389 million, and an urbanization rate of 72.1%.

Jinan is located in eastern China, central and western Shandong, and the eastern edge of the North China Plain. It is the resident of the Army of the Northern Theater of the Chinese People's Liberation Army. It is the core city of the Shandong Peninsula City Group. , Is an important meeting point on the Bohai Rim Economic Zone and the Beijing-Shanghai economic axis, and is one of the central cities in the Bohai Rim and the middle and lower reaches of the Yellow River.

Jinan is known as the "Spring City" due to its numerous springs. It is known as "Four Lotuses, Three Willows, and a City and a Half City Lake." Jinan's eight scenic spots are famous in the world. Mountains, springs, lakes, rivers, and cities are unique tourist cities, and they are one of the first historical and cultural cities in China, one of the first outstanding tourist cities in China, and one of the birthplaces of Longshan culture.

Jinan has successfully held a number of international and national events such as the Asian Cup, the National Games, the China International Garden and Flower Expo, the Chinese Art Festival, etc., and held the 22nd International Historical Science Conference in 2015; in April 2016, held the China Green Company Annual Conference In December, it was listed by the State Council as the third batch of national new-type urbanization comprehensive pilot areas; in 2017, China's Top 100 Cities ranked 19th and hosted the Fifth World Photography Conference; in January 2018, the State Council formally approved the "Shandong New and Old Kinetics" The General Plan for the Transformation of Comprehensive Experimental Zones "supports Jinan in building a national leading zone for the conversion of new and old kinetic energy; in January 2019, it entered the" Top 50 Asian Cities "and became a" second-tier global city ". In 2020, Shandong will be a pilot city for the construction of a four-star new smart city.