Sihui

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sihui
四会市
County-level city
Skyline of Sihui
Location of Sihui City (pink) in Zhaoqing City (yellow), Guangdong, and the PRC
Location of Sihui City (pink) in Zhaoqing City (yellow), Guangdong, and the PRC
Sihui is located in Guangdong
Sihui
Sihui
Location of the city centre in Guangdong
Coordinates: 23°21′N 112°41′E / 23.350°N 112.683°E / 23.350; 112.683Coordinates: 23°21′N 112°41′E / 23.350°N 112.683°E / 23.350; 112.683
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture-level city Zhaoqing
Area
 • Total 1,258 km2 (486 sq mi)
Population (2010 census) 542,873
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s) 0758
Vehicle registration 粤 H
Website Official website
Sihui
Simplified Chinese 四会
Traditional Chinese 四會
Cantonese Jyutping Sei3-wui5
Hanyu Pinyin Sìhuì
Postal Szewui
For the area of Beijing, see Sihui, Beijing.

Sihui, formerly romanized as Szewui,[a] is a county-level city in Guangdong, China. It is administered as part of the prefecture-level city of Zhaoqing. Sihui's population is 542,873.[when?]

History[edit]

Under the Qing, Sihui County made up part of the commandery of Zhaoqing.[1] As with much of the surrounding countryside, Sihui was a source for many members of the Chinese diaspora during the late Qing.

Economy[edit]

The Zhaoqing High Technology Industrial Development Zone (肇庆高新区 and 肇庆国家高新技术产业开发区) is located in Sihui.[2]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Sihui has also been romanized as Sze Hwuy.[1]

References[edit]

Citations[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

External links[edit]