about tianjin

Economic Overview

In the “12th Five-Year Plan” period, Tianjin unswervingly sped up the mode change of its economic development.

Brief introduction

The five opportunities refer to the joint development of Tianjin, Beijing and Hebei Province; the development of the Free Trade Pilot Zone; the development of National Model Area for Innovation; the development of the “Belt and Road” and the development of Binhai New Area.

General facts

Geographic facts; weather and climate; natural resources; demography and ethinicity; friendship cities.

Tianjin, with Bohai Sea to its east and with Beijing and Hebei province to its west, lies on the North China Plain covering a land area of 11,917.3 square kilometers.


Government organizations; official introductions; laws and regulations

Information of the People's Government of Tianjin Municipality

Visa Application

Introduction to Chinese Visa and the Procedure for Visa Application

The Chinese visa authorities may issue a diplomatic, courtesy, service or ordinary visa to a foreigner according to his identity, purpose of visit to China and passport type.

Tianjin Binhai New Area

Tianjin Binhai New Area occupies a core position in the Bohai Economic Rim, facing Japan and the Korean Peninsula across the sea.

Tianjin Binhai New Area (TBNA) is situated north of the North China Plain, at the junction of the Shandong and Liaodong peninsulas, close to Beijing and Tianjin.

Marine environment

Tianjin's marine economy has deep roots and is an important part of the city's strategic development plan.

The city of Tianjin sits on the western edge of the Bohai Sea, south of the Yanshan Mountains, and east of Beijing, on an area that was formed by sedimentary deposits of nine rivers.

Useful info

Informations of Tianjin's legal holidays, business and office hours, etc.

Tianjin's legal holidays, business and office hours, communication, useful telephone numbers, handing emergencies, currency and currency exchange, voltage and socket, time difference.


Frequently asked questions for travelling in Tianjin

Do I need to have my ID with me when I am not at home?

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