China, UK to sign deals worth 9 billion pounds

China and the UK will sign deals worth 9 billion pounds during UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s visit, covering multiple areas, including Belt and Road construction, finance, agriculture, and technology, according to Gao Feng, a spokesperson for China’s Ministry of Commerce. The two parties are also planning on building a science and technology town in … Continue reading China, UK to sign deals worth 9 billion pounds

Mongolian food becomes 9th major Chinese cuisine

The Association of Cuisine and Catering Industry (ACCI) of China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region officially announced on April 16 that Mongolian food will become the ninth major cuisine of China. Located in northern China, Inner Mongolia has a broad and historical food culture. Experts believe that Mongolian dishes conform well to the modern culinary emphasis … Continue reading Mongolian food becomes 9th major Chinese cuisine

9th China Flower Expo to be held in NW China

The 9th China Flower Expo will open on Sept. 1 in Yinchuan, northwestern China’s Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. According to a Monday press conference, the expo will present a highly integrated feast of ecology, culture, and technology. As the first flower expo to be held in northwestern China, the event will share beautiful stories of … Continue reading 9th China Flower Expo to be held in NW China

Over 60 percent of young Chinese guilty of empty talk: survey

A recent survey of 1,830 young people in China indicated that 66.1 percent of respondents have found themselves guilty of empty talk, becoming sayers rather than doers. The survey was jointly conducted by China Youth Daily and online survey platform Wenjuan.com. Mi Xue is a junior student from Beijing Normal University. She professed herself a … Continue reading Over 60 percent of young Chinese guilty of empty talk: survey

China’s gross oceanic product up 6.9 percent in 2017

China has seen its gross oceanic product exceed 7.76 trillion yuan (about $1.22 trillion) in 2017, a 6.9 percent year-on-year increase, the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) announced on March 1 in Beijing. Maritime science and technology is a propeller behind the growth. The photo shows a busy fishing port in southern China’s Hainan province, who … Continue reading China’s gross oceanic product up 6.9 percent in 2017

Jiangsu the first Chinese province to hit GDP of 9 trillion yuan

Suzhou in Jiangsu province (Photo/Chinanews.com) 10 Chinese provinces have so far announced their economic performances for 2018, as the local two sessions, the annual meetings of the local legislature and the local political advisory body, recently commenced. Among the many provinces that have pushed ahead in the race, Jiangsu is the province showcasing the most … Continue reading Jiangsu the first Chinese province to hit GDP of 9 trillion yuan

Curator-turned-artist Wang Huangsheng makes professional debut with new exhibition

Installation work Boundaries by Wang Huangsheng Photo: Xu Liuliu/GT The opening ceremony for Wang Huangsheng’s exhibition Boundary/Space at the Beijing Minsheng Art Museum on Thursday was an important moment for the former curator as it marked the first time in his career he was introduced as a professional artist. Just two months ago, Wang left … Continue reading Curator-turned-artist Wang Huangsheng makes professional debut with new exhibition

CENTENARIAN SELFIE-LOVER IN YUNNAN BECOMES ONLINE SENSATION

Recently a 103-year-old woman named Li Yaying from Shidian County, Yunnan province attracted attention from the public thanks to her affinity for selfies. The fashionable pictures she took have taken the Internet by storm. According to Luo Shaowei, Li’s youngest son, the elderly woman is quite curious about new technologies. She always asks her grandchildren … Continue reading CENTENARIAN SELFIE-LOVER IN YUNNAN BECOMES ONLINE SENSATION

Changzhou builds super luxury RV that will set you back 18.6 million yuan

A 16-meter super luxury recreational vehicle (RV) was recently built by Colani Design Institute (CDI) in Changzhou, eastern China’s Jiangsu province. The luxury mansion on wheels has 16 tires and has a top speed of 120 kilometers per hour and can seat eight to 10 passengers. It took five years for the 300-staff research team … Continue reading Changzhou builds super luxury RV that will set you back 18.6 million yuan

China’s growing toy market attracts foreign companies

(Photo/Xiinhua) The toy market in China is growing and has caught the attention of foreign enterprises in recent years. In 2018, domestic toy sales hit over 70 billion yuan, up 9 percent on the previous year, while imports of traditional toys were worth about 649 million dollars, a year-on-year increase of 15.9 percent, according to … Continue reading China’s growing toy market attracts foreign companies