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
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.
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
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
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.
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.