The abbreviations of CBD i.e. English CentralBusinessDistrict, evolve from U.S.A. of 1920's first, Chinese is translated into
the commercial centre district. Famous CBD district as follows, in the world New constellation, Manhattan of New York, the drawing German side then, Central of Hong Kong area, Lujiazui of Shanghai,etc. of France in Tokyo. These areas generally all concentrate facilities such as a large amount of finance, trade and business, culture, services and a large number of commercial office, hotels, apartments,etc., have modernized infrastructure such as the most complete, most convenient traffic, communication and good environment.
Beijing CBD lies in the east of Beijing, covers an area of 4 sq. km.. Here will become the centres of commercial affair and finance of Beijing, is the important component of the urban development strategy of Beijing.
Now, Beijing CBD to the second and third phase of the project is under construction and planning.
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