Tag Archives: Sichuan

Famous faces head to Sichuan research base

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton flew to see the pandas in Chengdu in early April before the F1 Chinese Grand Prix, as he believed the pandas would bring him luck.

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Xi: Keep poverty-reduction promises

The country’s poverty alleviation work is facing tougher challenges with the approach of the 2020 deadline for its ambitious poverty-eradication plan, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday, while calling on officials to make greater efforts to help poverty-stricken people.

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Planned tourism routes to offer view of pandas in the wild

Most people who have seen live giant pandas have done so at a zoo. Some are lucky enough to visit panda breeding centers in Sichuan province.

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Culinary delights put city of gastronomy on the map

“Is there any possibility that people may fall in love with a city because of a certain taste? The answer is yes,” said Jonathan Kott from Seattle.

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Romance of silk

Cultural traditions of the ancient Shu kingdom are being preserved at a museum in today’s Sichuan province.

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Panda births boost survival hopes

Nine sets of giant panda twins have been born in Sichuan province so far this year, boosting confidence in the survival of the endangered species.

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