Hangzhou City

The tourist heaven of Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang Province, lies in the heart of the southern Yangtze River region. One of China's eight ancient capitals, it has a rich history and easy lifestyle that complement the vibrant regional economy. Shanghai Daily is publishing a special Hangzhou page every Monday through Friday to introduce our readers to its beautiful scenery, fascinating happenings and people, colorful nightlife, lifestyles and business.
The tourist heaven of Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang Province, lies in the heart of the southern Yangtze River region. One of China's eight ancient capitals, it has a rich history and easy lifestyle that complement the vibrant regional economy. Shanghai Daily is publishing a special Hangzhou page every Monday through Friday to introduce our readers to its beautiful scenery, fascinating happenings and people, colorful nightlife, lifestyles and business.
Reviving the golden age of Korean brocade - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Reviving the golden age of Korean brocade

The  China National Silk Museum is hosting an exhibition of more that 150 pieces of traditional Korean attire until June 6.
Hungry? Come for a taste tour of the world - Taste in China
Taste

Hungry? Come for a taste tour of the world

Take a taste trip around the world at Hangzhou's food festival.
Festival turns cartoons into big money - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Festival turns cartoons into big money

Sales worth 2.52 billion yuan (US$372 million) were inked during China's 15th International Cartoon and Animation Festival.
E-commerce pilot area entering 5th year - China Economy News
Economy

E-commerce pilot area entering 5th year

Supportive polices and more business options have spurred a boom for companies in China's first cross-border e-commerce comprehensive pilot area.


Photographers at the birth of a country - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Photographers at the birth of a country

An exhibition in Hangzhou commemorates the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China and the history of Chinese photography.
May 4th Movement centenary celebrated - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

May 4th Movement centenary celebrated

Author Lu Xun and educator Cai Yuanpei were just two of the Zhejiang natives who made major contributions to a historic movement which swept China a century ago.
One-visit service centers cut red tape - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

One-visit service centers cut red tape

Sharing data between official departments offers convenience for Hangzhou's citizens while cutting costs.
Woodblock master keeping ancient craft alive - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Woodblock master keeping ancient craft alive

A Hangzhou woodblock-print master is keeping the ancient craft alive in a bid to preserve the historical art form for generations to come.
Fashion is transient, but identity is timeless - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Fashion is transient, but identity is timeless

The relationship between old and modern eras is shown through ethnic attire in an exhibition at the China Craft and Art Museum. 
Exhibition highlights China's rich sculpture heritage - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Exhibition highlights China's rich sculpture heritage

A rich display of colorful, creative and refined pieces are now on view as the China Craft and Art Museum showcases carving traditions from across the country.
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