Mild weather raises threat of hand-foot-mouth disease

May 25, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Last week's mild weather will continue this week with temperatures between 22 degrees and 29 degrees Celsius, local forecasters said. Today is cloudy with a high of 27 degrees and a low of 18 degrees. Tomorrow will...


Display revives memories of war 70 years ago

May 25, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

A visitor looks at exhibits recording China's war against Japanese imperialists in Zhejiang Province 70 years ago at the Zhejiang Library. The show contains about 500 pictures, books, magazines and maps grouped in two sections named "Sufferings under Occupation" and "Resistance and Reconstruction."


'Green' buses ply roads around West Lake

May 25, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

A woman and her daughter leave an electric bus that travels emission-free around West Lake. Hangzhou has become a production base for several automakers, including Wanxiang Group, Geely and BYD, to manufacture new energy buses.


Didi Kuaidi offers free rides to bind position

May 23, 2015 | Source: Others/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Didi Kuaidi Co, the merged company of China's two most popular taxi-hailing applications, said yesterday it's offering free rides worth 1 billion yuan (US$161 million) in 12 cities to cement its position. The company...


17 building complexes to rise above Metro stations

May 22, 2015 | Source: City Express/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Commercial complexes will emerge around 17 Metro stations in Hangzhou over the next five years and two will open this year, according to today's City Express. Tiancheng International, a complex of apartments, offices,...


Emergency response guide for local bus drivers

May 22, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

The Hangzhou government has published a contingency plan to guide public bus drivers in the event of an emergency. The plan classifies emergencies into natural disasters, criminal events, epidemic incidents, and accidents...


Zhejiang University prepares for 120-year celebration

May 22, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Being one of the oldest universities in China, Zhejiang University celebrated its 118th birthday yesterday with a party on its Zijingang campus. President Wu Zhaohui joined Ba Denian, academician with the Chinese Academy...


Global conference on Internet and women entrepreneurs

May 21, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Jessica Alba, founder of Los Angeles, US-based The Honest Company, speaks at the Alibaba Global Conference on Women and Entrepreneurship held in Hangzhou yesterday. More than 800 women entrepreneurs attended the two-day conference to discuss opportunities for women created by the Internet.


2,489 couples get wed as May 20 reads like I-love-you

May 21, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Marriage registration offices across Hangzhou opened earlier yesterday as young couples began to line up as early as 5am to tie the knot because May 20 (5-20) sounds like "wo ai ni" in Chinese, meaning "I love you." A...


3 killed, 4 injured at demolition site yesterday

May 21, 2015 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Firemen carry an injured demolition worker to an ambulance yesterday after a building collapsed in Yuhang District.


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