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Top 10Banking and Communications

1Currency

China’s currency is called yuan, also written as renminbi and referred to in spoken language as kuai. One yuan divides into 10 jiao (or mao). The most common coins include 1 yuan, and 5 and 1 jiao. Bills in circulation are 1, 2, and 5 jiao, and 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 yuan.

2Changing Money

It is possible to exchange currency at major banks and international airports. Most decent hotels will change ...

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