China is a country in Asia. The capital is Peking and its shares its borders with other Asian countries including Vietnam, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Laos, Kazakhstan, Russia, Mongolia, North Korea and Pakistan. The national emblem is the panda and the country's landmarks include the Himalayas, the Yangtze River, the Longsheng Rice Terrace and the Gobi and Taklamakan deserts.