(chinadaily.com.cn)| Updated : 2018-05-15

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Situated in the south of Shandong province, Jining -- a city well-known as “the hometown of Confucius and Mencius and the metropolis along the Grand Canal” -- is located in the fringe zone of four provinces: Jiangsu, Shandong, Henan and Anhui, and contains two districts, two county-level cities, and seven counties. It covers an area of 11,000 square kilometers with a special geographic situation -- the east part is situated in a mountainous area while the mid-west area is located in an area combining plains, billabongs and a freshwater lake of 1,260 square kilometers, the largest in North China.

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