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.
Spectacular tides spell danger - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Spectacular tides spell danger

Thousands of visitors visit Qiantang River to witness what is thought to be the world's largest tidal bore. Fu Jianwei's job is to keep them safe. 
Hangzhou factory hard to match - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Hangzhou factory hard to match

Hu family have been working in the Hangzhou Match Factory for four generations. Now, 58-year-old Hu Wuyin is the head of the factory, and trying to save the brand.
Jianggan eyes high-quality development in key areas - China Nation News
Nation

Jianggan eyes high-quality development in key areas

Jianggan District plans to realize high-quality and integrated development in the area of digital economy, opening-up and improving the business environment.
Decisive 10 projects lead delta integration - China Nation News
Nation

Decisive 10 projects lead delta integration

Hangzhou has a bold 10-project plan to carry out the integration of the Yangtze River Delta region strategy comprehensively.
Animation company showcases district resources - China Company News
Company

Animation company showcases district resources

Home-grown animation "Ne Zha" has emerged as the highest-grossing domestically made animated film on the Chinese mainland.
Stone sculpturing carves out style of its own - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Stone sculpturing carves out style of its own

Pan Haibin is an inheritor of the intangible cultural heritage of Qingtian-style stone sculpturing. Pan focuses on ordinary life scenes and simple designs.
Celebrating 100th birthday of famed artist - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Celebrating 100th birthday of famed artist

To mark the 100th birthday of painter Wu Guanzhong, an exhibition featuring 115 of his works will open at the Zhejiang Art Museum on August 9.
Exhibition eulogizes the ancient art of fan painting - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Exhibition eulogizes the ancient art of fan painting

An exhibition showcasing 160 fans illustrated with paintings and calligraphy is being staged at Wulin Pavilion of Zhejiang Museum through October 7.
Ancient crafts' interactive exhibition for kids - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Ancient crafts' interactive exhibition for kids

China Art and Crafts Museum is hosting an immersive Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279) themed exhibition with a dozen time-honored crafts geared toward kids.
Liangzhu jade is on show in Palace Museum - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Liangzhu jade is on show in Palace Museum

Liangzhu artifacts are on display in the Palace Museum in Beijing through October 20. The exhibition includes 300 pieces from museums across China.
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