Monthly Archives: November 2014

Tianfu : Leader of China’s western development

Favorable policies, good environment are key factors for surging investment in the new area, Fu Chao reports.

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Chinese float gives joy at Macy’s parade

Emmy Ye, a freshman at Boston College, was surprised to see a Chinese float during her first Thanksgiving Day parade in New York on Thursday.

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Eventful calendar gives Zhuhai a buzz

A breathtaking performance at the first China International Circus Festival in November 2013. PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY Zhuhai is becoming one of the first places that event planners turn to, thanks to its great location, healthy environment, modern infrastructure and the preferential treatment the local government offers for international events. Such high profile international […]

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Air show helps city to spread its wings

Aerobatic performances at Airshow China are always a big hit with spectators.  PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY  Airshow China, the international aerospace trade show held in the coastal city of Zhuhai in South China’s Guangdong province, has taken off over the last 18 years and rapidly risen to be the nation’s leading aviation showcase. About […]

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Souped-up souvenirs gain popularity among Beijing tourists

Ding Yuan, a civil servant in Jiangsu province, remembers the first souvenir she received when her parents returned from a trip to Beijing — an intricate cloisonne bracelet. Ding, then 4, was attracted by the gift and fell in love with the city. When she visited Beijing in 2010, Ding wanted to get something unique […]

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Living in historic side streets helps expats

I work full time as a journalist and part time as a “hutong host” for people traveling from all around the world. I am equally proud of that as my job. My two roommates and I live in a nice loft in Wudaoying hutong near Yonghegong Lama Temple, which has been called Beijing’s “Brooklyn” by […]

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