SPOTLIGHT

Historic European art show

More than 100 European sculptures, paintings and enamel artworks from the 18th and 19th centuries will be displayed at Hangzhou Library in a free exhibition, which opens on September 28.

Sep 1, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Norwegian salmon flies in

Two Zhejiang companies have signed contracts with two Norwegian enterprises to import 15,000 tons of salmon a year, in deals worth US$200 million annually.

Sep 1, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


An ancient city of beauty just waiting to be explored

EARLIER this month, Lin'an was announced as the 10th district of?Hangzhou?and that a Metro line has been planned to connect it with downtown?Hangzhou. But for many it is still a lesser-known destination.

Formerly

Aug 30, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


What's in a name? A lot of tension

JOANNA?zhu?GAVE birth to her second baby last week. Originally, it was happy news for the whole family. But a rift between her parents and parents-in-law has been growing by the day over choosing the

Aug 29, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Reviving the ancient clay cats of Gaoting

MORE than 1,000 years ago, farmers in present-day Gaoting Hill in Yuhang District all lived on growing mulberry trees, breeding silkworms and weaving silk.

On the south slope of the hill, there was the?village

Aug 28, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


From science fiction to science reality

A girl talks to a robot receptionist in a Xinhua Bookstore in Hangzhou. Xiao Xin is the first service robot in commercial use in the capital city of Zhejiang Province. It can guide customers to books they want and even dance or sing for them. The robot has become a major attraction in the store. — Imaginechina

Aug 25, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Line 9 to open a year early

THE preliminary design of the first phase of Metro Line 9 from downtown Hangzhou to Yuhang District has been approved by the Zhejiang Reform and Development Commission. The planned subway will have 14

Aug 25, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


China-UK industrial park

THE Xiaoshan District government signed an agreement with Hongkong Land Holdings and Transfar Group last week for cooperation to develop the China-UK Industrial Park. Hongkong Land is owned by Jardine

Aug 25, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


World hotel congress

THE 53rd Congress of the International Hotel & Restaurant Association (IH&RA) as well as the International Hotel Industry Congress will be held in Hangzhou from October 13 to 15, China Hotel Association

Aug 25, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Culture, creativity festival

THE 11th Hangzhou Cultural and Creative Industry Expo will be open at Baimahu International Convention and Exhibition Center from September 21-25. A highlight this year will be an exhibition showcasing

Aug 25, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily