Nanjing , Ning for its short name, has a number of other names:Jingling,Jiankang, The City of Stones,situated in the Yangtze River Delta region. To the north, is the Jianghuai Plain,and to the east ,is the rich Yangtze River Delta. Nanjing is the capital of Jiangsu province , the vice-provincial city, the center of jiangsu’s economics,politics,science&education,and culture. It is the transportation hub in eastern China and the downstream Yangtze River area as well as the center of Yangtze River Delta Economic Zone. Additionally, it is the national important comprehensive industrial complex , science&education base and the comprehensive transportation hub.
Nanjing culture centers on Nanjing city which is recognized as one of the Four Great Ancient Capitals of China and the First National Historic City , forming a distinct culture circle by promoting surrounding areas. It is an important part of Han civilization and Chinese civilization , protecting the Chinese orthodoxy for a long history.
2017, Nanjing private economy value added was more than 500 billion,of which the GDP accounts brilliantly for over 40%. The scale of strategic emerging industry was around 40%,and this marks the progress in industry transformation and upgrading. There are about 1850 new high-tech enterprises so that the social research grant proportion of GDP ranks first.
At the same time ,the China(Nanjing) BeiDou Satellite Navigation industrial base in high-tech zone,is strongly supported and approved by the nation ,being the national strategic emerging industry base built by the collaboration of the Jiangsu province and the Nanjing city. More than 50 related companies gathered there in such a short time .Last year, the sales volume broke through 3billion.
Nanjing has been awarded the First Historic Culture City, the National Civilized City ,the National Advanced Science&Technology City ,the Special UN Habitat Scroll of Honor Award, the UN International Garden City Gold Award, the First National Software City and so on.