Shenzhen is a beautiful city. The city is located in the south of the Tropic of Cancer, at the junction of the tropics and sub-tropics, and the climate is thus warm and comfortable. Moreover, with 230 kilometers of coastline, Shenzhen offers an attractive coastal setting. Shenzhen is home to 869 parks, and green space covers 45% of the urban area of the city, making for comfortable city living.
Green, low-carbon development has become a new feature of cities today, and Shenzhen is an advocate for obtaining higher quality economic benefits from lower consumption of resources and energy. The city’s energy and water consumption per 10,000 RMB of GDP is the lowest of all of China’s mainland cities. Shenzhen’s PM 2.5 levels rank fourth lowest on the nation’s air quality ranking of 74 major cities, and first among China’s first-tier cities in this regard.
〇Shenzhen is on the United Nation’s Environment Programme’s “ Global 500 Roll of Honour”, and is the first “international garden city” in China.
〇Shenzhen has one of “China’s eight most beautiful coastlines”, and was listed by the New York Times as one of 31 must-visit tourist destinations in the world.
〇In an evaluation by the International Talent magazine, Shenzhen was found to be “one of the three most popular mainland Chinese cities with foreign professionals.”