Category: Profile Guangxi

History of Guangxi

Guangxi has officially been a part of China since 214 BC when it was claimed by the Qin dynasty. The name literally means “Expansive – West,” and is a counterpart to “Expansive-East,” or Guangdong province. Guangxi’s history is...

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Economy of Guangxi

Guangxi’s challenging topography and distance from major centres of commerce has had both positive and negative effects on its economy.  For the most part, the province has been poverty-stricken with little industrial and...

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Explore Guangxi

The name “Guangxi” translates to “expansive west,” and this moniker hints at the natural beauty and cultural richness that separates this province from the rest of China.  The most dominating feature of Guangxi is the karst...

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