According to the CIA World Factbook, China's government is a communist state. Organized into executive, legislative and judicial branches, China's government exists to carry out the policy goals of the Chinese Communist ... More »

China is ruled by a communist government. This government has been in place since 1949. Communism in China, and in communist governments across the world, strives for equality among its citizens in economy and class. More »

China is ruled by the Communist Party formed in 1949. This party has full political authority and rules the country through a system called democratic centralism. More »

The Communist Party of China took control of the national government in 1947. As of 2014, the party remains in power, though the country has gradually adopted progressively free market policies over time. More »

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China's great land mass harbors 10 percent of the world's species of animals, with over 100 wild animals that aren't found anywhere else. The white giant panda is one of these unique animals, as is the South China tiger.... More »

China experiences snow during winter months. In fact, it can get quite cold in China in the winter, with temperatures dipping well below freezing. Even warmer regions of China sometimes experience snow in winter. More »

China is located in eastern Asia. It's south of Russia and Mongolia and north of Bhutan and Myanmar, and it borders a portion of the Pacific coast. It also has claimed territories in the Pacific, located to the east of t... More »

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