Survey: middle and young-aged people prefer smart phones in reading

Sep 12, 2014

Ninety percent of Hangzhou residents used smart phones or computers to study and read everyday, according to a survey on Hangzhou residents' learning habits and methods. The survey showed that Hangzhou citizens have...


Food safety on screen

Sep 11, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Diners enjoy their food while watching large monitoring screens that live broadcasted chefs preparing food in the kitchen at Zancheng Hotel in Shangcheng District yesterday. More than 30 restaurants in the district


Falling rain and banknotes surprise residents

Sep 11, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Together with rain, 100-yuan banknotes fell from sky at around 6am yesterday in a high-rise residential area in Xiacheng District. Some passengers happened to find banknotes in their arms. At the same time residents...


Dutch National Ballet to perform at Grand Theater

Sep 11, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

The Dutch National Ballet will perform at Hangzhou Grand Theater as its first stop in her China tour on October 22. During its last visit to Beijing in 2010, the troupe impressed Chinese audience with Don Quixote...


Teachers' Day celebrated

Sep 10, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily


Foreigner helps a disabled Chinese visit West Lake

Sep 10, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

A foreigner accompanied a disabled Chinese man in wheelchair to tour around West Lake yesterday, attracting wide attention. The 19-year-old American accompanied the disabled man from Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region,...


Ma addresses governance issues as Alibaba begins IPO roadshow

Sep 10, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

ALIBABA Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma surprised potential investors at a standing-room only event in New York by addressing governance concerns over the Chinese e-commerce giant, including a controversial 2010...


Teachers celebrate festival in Aksu

Sep 9, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Teachers from Zhejiang Province make dumplings at Aksu Education Institute in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region to celebrate the Mid Autumn Festival yesterday. Nearly 100 Zhejiang teachers are training teachers from


Rainy week ahead

Sep 9, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Local people enjoyed a mild 3-day Mid-Autumn Festival, and for the coming week the weather is likely to be rainy, weather forecasters said yesterday. From today to Friday it will be mainly overcast with showers, as the highest temperature will stay below 30 degrees Celsius.


Metro operator limits holiday passenger to keep order

Sep 9, 2014 | Source: www.hangzhou.com.cn/Edited by Shanghai Daily

Hangzhou metro operator took measures to limit the passenger flow at Line 1's Longxiangqiao Station to keep order for the Mid-Autumn Festival yesterday afternoon. By 9pm the line had transported more than 520,000...


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