Anhui's Time-Honored Products Shine at Central China Expo

Cooks make snacks at the Liu Hongsheng booth at the 11th Central China Expo on May 19, 2019. A number of time-honored products from Anhui province are showcased at the event, held in Nanchang, capital of Jiangxi province, between May 18 and 20. (Photo by Shi Ruiwen Fan Lulu) She Inkstones are on display at the 11th Central China Expo on May 19, 2019. A n...

China to Annually Revise Negative List for Market Access

Chinese authorities will revise the negative list for market access on an annual basis, and will unveil the 2019 version later this year. To upgrade the negative list, China will set up a mechanism that combines annual revision with dynamic adjustments, the National Development and Reform Commission said in a statement. By doing so, the country will kee...

Anhui Marks China Tourism Day

Nearly 50 tourist attractions in East China¡¯s Anhui province offered free admissions to visitors to mark the 9th China Tourism Day which fell on May 19. Huangshan, a city in the south of the province, was the main venue for a ceremony launched by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. At the ceremony, Anhui, Zhejiang, Sichuan and Jiangxi provinces announ...

China Recommends Must-see Museum Exhibitions

The National Cultural Heritage Administration (NCHA) Saturday announced a list of the ten best museum exhibitions in 2018. The list included exhibitions organized by the Hunan Museum in Changsha of central China's Hunan Province, the Chengdu Museum in southwestern Sichuan Province, the Shaanxi History Museum in Xi'an of northwestern Shaanxi Province, and...

Displays on Display in San Jose

It could be called the ultimate event to see ¡ª and be seen at. Display Week, which runs from May 12 to 17 in San Jose, focuses on the latest electronic display and visual information technologies. Several Chinese companies hope to learn from and maybe show a thing or two to the more than 250 global exhibitors and counterparts. Thousands of industry pr...

Insiders: 5G may be Rolled out in Near Future

China may grant official 5G licenses, instead of the interim licenses previously planned, to telecom carriers this year and is likely to start commercial use of the superfast wireless technology nationwide in the near future, possibly as soon as October, according to people familiar with the matter. "Telecom carriers, chipmakers and smartphone vendors in...

China to Further Open up Financial Sector: Central Bank

China has made remarkable progress in opening up its financial sector and will continue to expand opening-up of the sector, the central bank said. In expanding financial-sector opening-up, the country will adopt an approach of pre-establishment national treatment with a negative list, and pursue coordinated progress in financial opening-up, the reform in...

Technology Week Event Held in Hefei, East China's Anhui

Students view a robot performing during a technology week event in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui Province, May 16, 2019. (Xinhua/Liu Junxi) Students view robots performing during a technology week event in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui Province, May 16, 2019. (Xinhua/Liu Junxi) Students view a robot performing during a technology week even...

Man can¡¯t Get a Driver¡¯s License so He Builds Bizarre Solar-powered Vehicle

A man in East China who couldn't get a driver's license because he's illiterate proved he's smart by building a vehicle powered by solar panels. The man's odd-looking vehicle, which is a cross between a small flatbed wagon and a sports car with bucket seats was stopped by police on a street in Wuhu, Anhui Province on Monday. In a video posted by The Bei...

Anhui-Based Cultural Firms Shine at ICIF in Shenzhen

Anhui New Media Group attends the 15th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF) in Shenzhen, South China¡¯s Guangdong province, between May 16 to 20. 85 cultural firms from East China¡¯s Anhui province attended the 15th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industries Fair (ICIF) in Shenzhen, South China¡¯s Guangdong province, sta...

Xi Meets Role Models with Disabilities, Their Outstanding Supporters

President Xi Jinping on Thursday met here with representatives attending a ceremony commending role models with disabilities and people who have made outstanding contributions in helping the disabled. Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, congratulated the repre...

President Stresses AI's Role in Growth

China attaches great importance to innovative development, and it considers new generation artificial intelligence as the driving force for scientific and technological development, industrial optimization and upgrading as well as major productivity improvements while it strives to achieve high-quality development, President Xi Jinping said on Thursday. ...

Teens First Exposed to Electronics at Younger Age, Report Says

Teenagers' first exposure to electronic gadgets and online games tends to be at a younger age, said a report released Wednesday. The report was based on an experimental survey conducted by the China Consumer Association from December to March, which included more than 1,700 students from elementary, junior high and senior high school. According to the r...

Students Rehearse for Intangible Cultural Heritage Performance in East China's Anhui

Aerial photo taken on May 14, 2019 shows students rehearsing for local lion dance, an intangible cultural heritage, at Mingde Primary School in Liuzhen Township of Quanjiao County, east China's Anhui Province. Mingde Primary School in Liuzhen Township has been committed to promoting intangible cultural heritages among students since the 2018 autumn semest...