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Hangzhou hosts chinoiserie exhibition

Centuries ago, the chinoiserie style was popularized in Europe thanks to a rise in trade with China....

Wu Huixin | November 14, 2019, Thursday

Yuhang rides on CIIE to lure money, talent

Hangzhou’s Yuhang District is showcasing its edge in high technology, culture and environment in a bid to lure more investment and talent at the second China International Import Expo....

Wu Huixin | November 11, 2019, Monday

A milestone year for a thriving Yuhang as innovation bears fruit

This year has been a milestone year for Yuhang District of Hangzhou City as the area was honored as a “holy land for culture,” and its economic innovation and vibrancy continues to advance....

Yang Yang | November 7, 2019, Thursday

Landmark sites make national protection list

NINE landmark Hangzhou buildings, monuments and relics have become the latest addition to the list of Major Historical and Cultural Sites under National Protection. The local authority now has responsibility ...

November 4, 2019, Monday

Tradition meets innovation at craft week

Hangzhou’s Third China Craft Week has provided a platform for a wide scope of local and foreign brands to display their artworks and designs....

Wu Huixin | October 31, 2019, Thursday

Tianzhu chopsticks make comeback

About a century ago, Hangzhou was famous for four specialties, namely Wang Xing Ji fans, Zhang Xiao Quan scissors, Du Jin Sheng brocade and Tianzhu chopsticks....

Wu Huixin | October 28, 2019, Monday

Expo highlights cutting-edge technology

Traditional handicrafts, as well as products at the cutting edge of high technology and innovation, are some of the highlights of the annual West Lake International Expo that kicked off last Friday....

Wu Huixin | October 24, 2019, Thursday

Explore soul of Hangzhou hidden in its caves

WITH the curtain of autumn well and truly open, eager tourists are keen to take in Hangzhou’s hidden natural sights. For adventure seekers, an outdoor experience remains a unique getaway from the city ...

Sabrina Xie | October 21, 2019, Monday

Festival shows modern side of ancient art

Chinese calligraphy is not just an ancient art with rigid rules....

Wu Huixin | October 17, 2019, Thursday

Photo exhibit captures Hong Kong’s beauty, traditions

FORTY award-winning National Geographic photos depicting spectacular scenes in Hong Kong are now on display at the Kerry Center shopping mall in Hangzhou. "I hope the exhibition offers an opportunity ...

Starry Wu | October 17, 2019, Thursday


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