Shanghai Daily Hangzhou Special

To show the world a thriving and dynamic Hangzhou, on March 25, 2009, Shanghai Daily inaugurated its Hangzhou Special page in the capital of Zhejiang Province known as the "tourism heaven." The page is available to all Shanghai Daily readers Mondays through Fridays. The page aims at display Hangzhou's abundant tourism resources and sound investment environment with vivid pictures and stories in an all round way.

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Concerned father uncovers health hazards

Nov 3, 2015 | Author: Xu Wenwen

WEI Wenfeng had been nervous for years about the plastic adhesive book covers his 9-year-old daughter uses for schoolbooks. He always thought they had a suspicious smell. So a few months ago, he spent

Flights to Singapore

Nov 2, 2015

Scoot, a low-cost carrier owned by Singapore Airlines, launched direct flights between Singapore and Hangzhou last week.

Artwork donated

Nov 2, 2015

Famous artist Han Meilin donated more than 500 of his own works to Hangzhou government.

Entrepreneurs meet

Nov 2, 2015

The 3rd World Convention of Zhejiang Entrepreneurs was held last week in Hangzhou.

Thriving centenarians

Nov 2, 2015

There are 607 centenarians living in Hangzhou, 32 more than last year, the local civil affairs bureau said.

Investment deals

Nov 2, 2015

Contracts for 18 investment projects worth a combined 13.84 billion yuan (US$2.17 billion) were signed at the 18th Hangzhou Domestic Economic Cooperation Forum.

Bold ideas on display at design week

Nov 2, 2015

Visitors take photos of bamboo furniture at Hangzhou International Design Week. Visitors can check out the trendiest designs from home and abroad at Hubin Intime IN77, which is hosting the event. The theme for this year's show is "Design Changes People's Lives." About 500,000 people are expected to visit the show.

Restored museum shines light on past eras

Oct 30, 2015 | Author: Wu Huixin

After five years of restoration, Hangzhou Museum's South Pavilion will re-open to visitors this month.

Homemade recipes to relieve autumn dryness

Oct 29, 2015 | Author: Xu Wenwen

It's that time of year again when skin dries out quicker as the humidity declines.

Pavilions of distinction surround West Lake

Oct 28, 2015 | Author: Wu Huixin

IF West Lake is considered one huge garden then the pavilions around it are symbols of its beauty. Traditional Chinese architecture guidelines call for pavilions to be integrated with the surrounding

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