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Hangzhou boy wins U.S. Open singles and doubles titles

Wu Yibing reacts after receiving the boy's singles title trophy at the U.S. Open yesterday. He defeated Argentina's top-seeded Axel Geller 6-4, 6-4 in the final.

Sep 11, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


FerroTec invests US$1b in Dajiangdong

FerroTec Corp Japan announced yesterday it will invest US$1 billion to set up 8-inch and 12-inch mono-crystal silicon wafer production lines at Dajiangdong Industrial Hub in east Hangzhou. The 8-inch wafer is a mainstream...

Sep 8, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Public service payment booths make debut in Hangzhou

A woman scans her mobile phone at a public service booth in Hangzhou.

Sep 8, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Alibaba signs MOU with Mexico to help SMEs enter the Chinese market

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto and Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma hold the Memorandum of Understanding signed between Alibaba Group and the Mexican government.

Sep 8, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Strategic research lab set up in AI town

A major strategic investment into scientific research has resulted in Zhejiang Lab being set up in China (Hangzhou) Artificial Intelligence Town, Daily Business reported yesterday. It's another milestone for the...

Sep 7, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


First sweet osmanthus breaks out in bloom

A visitor takes a photo yesterday of the first sweet osmanthus to bloom at Children's Park in Hangzhou. The osmanthus tree in the park has been celebrated for many years as the earliest to bloom in the city. Hangzhou residents love the flower as it is a sign that the heat of summer is over. The sweet flower can be added to rice cakes or tea to enhance the taste.

Sep 7, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Folk handicrafts displayed at low-carbon museum

An exhibition of artworks made by folk handicraft masters in Hangzhou was opened at Hangzhou Low-Carbon Science and Technology Museum yesterday. Visitors can see nearly 300 artworks covering more than 20 categories....

Sep 7, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Spectacular Hangzhou G20 show still popular

The spectacular celebration of Chinese music, folk dance, traditional songs and ballet on the waters of West Lake for world leaders attending last year's G20 summit in Hangzhou was one of the highlights. Since its...

Sep 6, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Shared roadsters to be a cashcow?

Shared luxury roadsters at the cost of less than 100 yuan (US$16) on Hangzhou streets has attracted the attention of sports car fans nationwide as well as heavyweight media, including CCTV. However, the renting cost...

Sep 6, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Foreigners join in Hangzhou International Day events

Foreigners experience the city during Hangzhou International Day yesterday. Around 90 foreign guests from 32 consulates in Shanghai, commercial organizations and high-ranking executives of foreign invested companies shared in Hangzhou International Day activities yesterday. They experienced the city's unique charms as locals took advantage of 65 major scenic spots around Hangzhou being open at discounted or free admission as part of celebrations.

Sep 6, 2017 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily