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.
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
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
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
G20 was initiated in 1999 and consists of Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Republic of Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States and the European Union (EU).
Before the outbreak of global financial crisis in 2008, G20 meetings of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors were held to discuss international financial and monetary policies, reform of international financial institutions and world economic development. The first G20 Leaders' Summit was held in 2008. In September 2009, the Pittsburgh Summit announced G20 as the premier forum for international economic cooperation, marking an important progress in global economic governance reform. The tenth Summit was held in Antalya ,Turkey in November, 2015.