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State Council oks removal of special economic zone control line

THE State Council, China’s Cabinet, has approved the abolishment of the 36-year-old Shenzhen Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Control Line.

Hakka-style Makan Village

A bird’s-eye view of the red tile-roofed houses in Makan Village.

Shenzhen shows vitality as China's metropolis

Shenzhen has evolved from a tiny fishing village into a vast metropolis. It is also a high-tech hub in China.

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport

It is a focus city for China Southern Airlines and Hainan Airlines.

Dafen Oil Painting Village

Dafen Oil Painting Village is the world's largest oil painting reproducting center and is one of China's leading suppliers of high quality oil painting copies.

Volunteers in SZ

Shenzhen has a large number of volunteers and citizens are willing to help others.

Coastal area

Shenzhen boasts numerous beautiful coastal areas.

Shenzhen Bay

Shenzhen Bay Checkpoint offers both Hong Kong and Shenzhen immigration inspection services.

SZ,city of design

Shenzhen was accepted as a member of the Creative Cities Network by UNESCO on Nov. 19, 2008, and named a UNESCO City of Design.