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(CNN) -- As China prepares to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the People's Republic, the Internet becomes a public forum for cultural, political and historical topics.
There is no shortage of sites, both official and personal, that include the latest news and events. They include:
- Washington Embassy of the People's Republic of China -- Embassy contact information, geography, environment, news, issues and events.
- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China -- Diplomatic events, press releases and foreign policy.
- Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation -- Market, trade, technology and investment.
- Chinese Military Digest -- Military information, maps, charts, photo galleries and links.
- China National Tourism Administration -- Attractions, hotels, restaurants, tours and festivals.
- The Office of the President of Taiwan -- An introduction to Taiwan's government, a welcome from President Lee Teng-hui and recent press releases.
- Taiwan Government Information Office -- News, culture, festival information and links to city governments (offered in several languages).
Local news coverage
- Contact China -- Chat rooms and searches, plus news, business, government, travel, history, culture, festivals and provinces.
- Beijing Page -- Extensive list of links on Beijing, including photos, museums, tourism and entertainment.
- China Window -- Links to several Chinese province sites.
- Chinatoday.com -- Catalog of links including news, military, diplomacy, education and international trade.
- Go Muzi -- Comprehensive search engine for news, photos, information and entertainment.
- China Vista -- Searchable yellow pages, business news, exhibitions and travel.
- China for Visitors -- Search engine for news, city information, visitor guides and chat forums.
- Surf China -- China-related search catalog.
- Asia Links -- Search engine for Asian related links.
- Brooklyn College Chinese Cultural Studies -- Dozens of maps, archaeology resources, art and customs.
- Art of China Home Page -- Art, music, language, scenery and Chinese zodiacs.
- China Guide Company -- Alternative medicine, health food, cosmetics, arts, crafts, language instruction.
- China: Exploring the Interior -- A collection of photographs of rural Chinese people during the Boxer Rebellion.
- Chinese-art.com Magazine -- Articles, analysis, photo galleries and information on contemporary Chinese art.
- Red Gate Gallery -- Web gallery featuring contemporary Chinese art.
- Sun Yat-sen: His Hawaii Roots -- Sun Yat-sen Foundation of Hawaii homepage includes photos, sound, research and current events.