IT is shaping up as one of the hottest weeks of the year in Hangzhou with temperatures hovering around 39 degrees Celsius. But the heat is also a good reason to look for retreats that offer cooler environment and fresher...
A ceremony was held on Monday to launch 66 construction projects with a total investment of 84.11 billion yuan (US$12.37 billion), including Metro Line 9 and the Hangzhou Olympic and International Expo
People line up to try Taobao's automated supermarket at the second annual Taobao Maker Festival in Hangzhou. This five-day event ended on Wednesday. The supermarket is divided into two areas: a shopping area and a food and drink area, each with a slightly different payment method. Due to its specialization, the food and drink area has some employees, but the market area is entirely unmanned and customers instead pay through an automated system.
THERE'S nothing more refreshing than a cup of cool tea on a hot day in Hangzhou, known throughout China as a furnace. For years tea is offered to pedestrians for free around this time of the year. This
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.