Fuzhou



        Fuzhou is an ancient city with a history of more than 2,100 years. It is now the capital city of Fujian Province. Situated by the East Sea and in the lower reaches of the Min River, it is one of the fourteen open coastal cities in China.  It has area of 12,153 square kilometers and a population of nearly 7 million people.

      福州市拥有2100多年的历史,它位于福建省东部的闽江下游,是中国福建省的省会,同时也是中国改革开放的14个沿海城市之一,福州市占地12153平方米,全市总人口达7百万。



      Residence stone carvings and the cork sculpture are objects of admiration both in China and abroad. Fuzhou has abundant hot springs, with good quality hot spring water being supplied to city residents and visitors. Industry is supplied with power by a grid running from the Gutian hydroelectric plant in the mountains to the northwest. The city is a thriving center for industry, including chemicals, food-processing, timber- working, engineering,  paper- making, printing, and textiles.

    福州以石雕与软木画闻名于世,而且福州丰富的温泉资源为旅游业提供了有利的条件。古田溪水力电厂为当地企业提供重要的能源。除此之外福州也是也是兴旺的工业中心,包括化学工业,食品加工业,林木业,工程业,造纸业,印刷业和纺织业。





         The Sister City relationship between Tacoma and Fuzhou has been active in academic and cultural exchanges extending back to 1994. In 2008, through an initiative of the City and Port of Tacoma and the Municipality of Fuzhou, the relationship took on an additional facet with the establishment of the Tacoma-Fuzhou Trade Project. Tacoma and Fuzhou now enjoy a formal platform for deepening economic cooperation and business development.


   福州市与塔科玛市于19941116日结成友好城市。其后,两市之间在学术与文化领域进行了频繁的交流。在2008年,塔科玛与福州贸易工程正式成立。贸易工程的建立为两市的经济与贸易的深化合作与发展提供了更有利的平台。









 For more information on Fuzhou history and places of interest, please refer to this article "Find your happy place in Fuzhou" in the China Daily USA.


想更深入地了解福州,请参考中国日报的报道。









 

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