An insatiable appetite for the food street kitchen

HIGHER and higher temperature rises but it does not stop the insatiable appetite for food. The night snack streets are witnessing more and more people out and about in their T-shirt and shorts, enticed

Jun 29, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

Documentary on national drink scoops 6 awards

A documentary about the history and culture of Chinese tea, involving lots of footage taken in Hangzhou, captured awards in six categories at the 2017 Southeastern Emmy Awards ceremony in the US earlier this month. The...

Jun 28, 2017

Craft week showcases traditional, modern

Young and old. Modern and traditional. Hangzhou's first China Craft Week provided a platform for a wide range of local and foreign artisans to display artworks and designs. "Our local craftsmen have been invited...

Jun 27, 2017

Builder unearths ancient tomb full of silks

WHEN a Yang-surnamed resident began to build his farmhouse in Qianqiao Village of Huangyan County, he could never have imagined that the location was just right over an ancient tomb. A red colored coffin

Jun 26, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

Umbrella-sharing catching up in Hangzhou

A bunch of umbrellas are lined up at Wulin Square in Hangzhou. On a rainy day or a summer afternoon, people can scan the QR code to unlock the umbrellas and rent it. They have to pay 0.5 yuan (7 US cents) for every 30 minutes.

Jun 23, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

Permanent resident cards

THE Zhejiang Provincial Public Security Department issued foreign permanent resident ID cards to seven expatriates in Hangzhou on Monday.

The seven expatriates are skilled professionals from Australia,

Jun 23, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

India culture week

INDIA Culture Week was inaugurated in Hangzhou from last Thursday to yesterday. Activities included India-China (Hangzhou) Business and Investment Forum, a photo exhibition of Buddhist images, painting

Jun 23, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

Qiantang financial city

HANGZHOU municipal government announced the opening of Qiantang River Financial City in the south bank of Qiantang River at the 2017 1st Summit of Silk Road International Association on Saturday.


Jun 23, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

Hangzhoufeel goes online

HANGZHOUFEEL, a new official social media account of Hangzhou, has made its debut on Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook. It will throw light on the economy, culture, science, technology, landscape,

Jun 23, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily

Google AdWords seals deal

GOOGLE AdWords signed a memorandum of cooperation with Hangzhou Cross-border E-commerce Comprehensive Pilot Area this week, symbolizing the start of their cooperation on digital marketing, brand promotion,

Jun 23, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily