Around The Delta

This section explores the Yangtze River Delta region in various aspects, including its economy, tourism and transport facilities, as it is being built into a truly leading demonstration area for the implementation of new development concepts and a globally competitive world-class urban agglomeration.

New sports center turns wheels of industry

Jianggan District has joined forces with Alibaba to establish a public sports center equipped with the latest hi-tech machines, VR technology and multifarious sports facilities.
Art & Culture

Cultural fest goes from strength to strength

The curtain has been drawn on a successful second Hangzhou International Qiantang River Cultural Festival.

Zhejiang cultural heritage and tasty treats on show at free travel fair

Delicacies from neighboring Zhejiang Province, as well as intangible cultural heritage performances, are being featured during the 2018 Zhejiang travel fair in Shanghai.

New high-speed rail link cuts travel time between Hangzhou and Huangshan

The new line is part of a plan to expand rail links in the Yangtze River Delta region.

Delta establishes IT educational groups

Four vocational education groups were established at a conference for integrated educational development in the Yangtze River Delta in Shanghai Thursday.

Master craftsman of the stove paintings

Zhang Jinshou, 82, used to be the busiest person in the village building zaotou, or lime kitchen stoves, but he fears that his craft is a dying art in the modern age.

Art & Culture

Rare millennia-old Longquan celadon goes on show

An exhibition of precious millennia-old celadon is currently on display at Longquan Celadon Museum.

Yangtze River Delta to become e-sports center

An e-sports collaborative education innovation center, supported by Yangpu District as well as Nanjing and Hangzhou, was initiated at an e-sports forum in Tongji University.

Metro mobile fare app accepted in more cities in Yangtze Delta region

Passengers will soon be able to use app Metro Daduhui to get on Metro trains in many major cities in the Yangtze River Delta.

Yangtze River Delta cities cooperate to drive cultural and financial development

Five Yangtze River Delta cities and one district signed an agreement on Friday to jointly drive the development of cultural companies and projects in the Yangtze Delta region.