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The 5th Worldwide Chinese Theoretical and Computational Chemistry Conference (WCTCC) is organized by Xiamen University. The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th WCTCC were held in Dalian(2000), Taipei(2002), Hong Kong(2005), Kun Ming(2006) respectively.

China is eight hours ahead of Greenwich Meantime. Typical business hours in government and private offices are from 8:30 to 17:30, and they are closed on Saturday and Sunday. Most shops and banks are open from 9:00 to 19:00 or later, and open seven days a week.

The unit of Chinese currency is Yuan (RMB). The exchange rate is subject to market fluctuations. One US dollar is  approximately equivalent to 6.825 RMB. Major credit cards including VISA, MasterCard, and American Express are accepted at some hotels, department stores and restaurants.

Xiamen is a subtropical coastal city. It is mild in temperature and rich in rainfall. The annual average temperature in Xiamen is 21 degrees C with the absolute highest of 38.4 degrees C and the lowest of 2 degrees C . The annual rainfall averages at about 1, 100 mm, with most of the rainfall concentrated in May, June, and July. The wind forces in Xiamen average at 3 to 5 on Beaufort scale with the northeasterly wind prevailing.


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