SPOTLIGHT

Geely targets London

CAOCAO, a cab-hailing service pro-vider in Hangzhou, plans to expand its business abroad with London as its first stop, Liu Jinliang, chairman of the Geely-owned company, said.

"AUK version of our cab-hailing

Mar 10, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Smoking ban enforced

HANGZHOU AUTHORITIES have fined more than 900 establishments a total of 712,600 yuan for violating the city's anti-smoking regulations since March 2010. These included Internet cafes, restaurants, entertainment

Mar 10, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Old town upgrade

CHUN'AN County will invest over 6 billion yuan in three years to upgrade the Qiandaohu Town, according to a local government plan approved by the provincial government.

The money will be used to renovate

Mar 10, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Tough on traffic violations

HANGZHOUTRAFFIC police launched a 10-month crackdown on traffic viola-tions, starting on March 1.

Illegal parking, changing lanes at will, drunk driving, fake car plates and driving licenses are the

Mar 10, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Team efforts at marathon relay

More than 500 people competed in the Zhejiang Marathon Relay over the weekend. Contestants, in teams of four, had to finish the distance of 42.195 kilometers on scenic Wentao Road, with the first leg of the relay run by a female.

Mar 10, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Putting fresh and passion back into our food

WU Min is very picky about food. The Suzhou native once was so eager for a bowl of good noodles that she took a two-hour train from Hangzhou to her favorite restaurant in Suzhou, just because she was

Mar 9, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Temples where you can find history, tranquility

WITH its many temples, Hangzhou has long been as a focal point of Buddhism in southeast China. For centuries, temples are scattered about in the hills of western of the city. Pilgrims from Zhejiang and

Mar 8, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Young innovator whose cup runneth over

YANG Mingjie, 28, is the kind of young entrepre-neur that Hangzhou is trying to help turn in-novative ideas into marketplace successes.

Yang has been in the cup business since 2013, after his college

Mar 7, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Exhibition shows Zhejiang's ancient cultural relics

Bronze vessels and porcelains were once considered the epitome of Chinese culture as they played the role of ritual utensils. The former thrived in today's Henan Province, which was home to many ancient

Mar 6, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily


Tracing the rise of celadon

Visitors take photos of celadon porcelains on display at the Zhejiang Exhibition Hall. More than 200 artworks demonstrating the development of celadon pottery are being shown through March 6 in Hangzhou's Wulin Square. Zhejiang Province was an important production center of porcelain in ancient China.

Mar 3, 2017 | Source: Shanghai Daily