China-Arab States Expo promotes cross-border high-tech exchange

A visitor tries on a 5G cloud-based virtual reality (VR) device at an exhibition of high technologies and equipment during the fourth China-Arab States Expo in Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. The fourth China-Arab States Expo has helped promoting cross-border high-tech exchange and cooperation. At an exhibition of high technologies and equipment held as part of the expo, visitors are exposed to major scientific and technological breakthroughs and state-of-the-art equipment developed by the high-tech sector.

A teacher who devotes herself to rural education in Jiangxi, China

Aerial photo taken on Sept. 1, 2019 shows Tu Youyou playing the piano to welcome students during an opening ceremony of new semester at Shangban primary school in Luoting Township, Wanli District of Nanchang City, Jiangxi Province. In the past three years, Tu Youyou has won the recognition of her students’ parents. Now, the 29-year-old rural teacher is the principal of Shangban primary school. In the school, most of students are left-behind children. Tu Youyou found that many of them were interested in music, dance, painting and sports. 

China Int’l Photography Exhibition held in China’s Shanxi

A visitor views exhibits at the “Power of the Image” China (Datong) International Photography Exhibition in Datong City, Shanxi Province, Sept. 10, 2019. The exhibition, illustrating new developments of Datong City with 700 pieces of photographs, kicked off and will last till Oct. 7, 2019.

The 9th China Smart City and Intelligent Economy Expo opens in Ningbo

Visitors look at a robot playing chess at the 9th China Smart City and Intelligent Economy Expo in Ningbo, east China’s Zhejiang Province, Sept. 6, 2019. Unveiled here on Friday, the 9th China Smart City and Intelligent Economy Expo showcases latest products and technologies in the area. 

Young Kids attend their first writing ceremony in Lanzhou, China

A student writes Chinese calligraphy during a first writing ceremony; A teacher makes cinnabar moles on a child’s forehead during a first writing ceremony, a traditional education activity, at a school in Lanzhou, Gansu Province, Sept. 10, 2019. 

Lantern Show to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival at Hong Kong’s Victoria Park

Colorful lanterns are displayed during a lantern fair celebrating the Mid-Autumn Festival at Victoria Park in Hong Kong, Sept. 11, 2019. The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as moon-cake festival, falls on Sept. 13 this year, the date varies each year according to the lunar calendar. 

 

The 11th Ethnic Games opens in Zhengzhou, China

China’s 11th Ethnic Games opened in Zhengzhou, the capital city of central China’s Henan Province. Wang Yang, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, officially declared the 11th Ethnic Games open.

More than 7,000 athletes from 34 delegations from around China, including a Taiwan delegation, will compete in 17 traditional sports encompassing 140 full events and 194 exhibition events during the 9-day Games, which wrap up on September 16.

 

Beautiful scenery in Sichuan’s subway train

The breathtaking scenery of Huanglong National Scenic Reserve, southwest China’s Sichuan province is now painted on a subway train of Chengdu, capital of the province. The innovative design, which was launched on Sept. 9, gives the passengers a whole new experience. 

China’s fashion brand Threegun presents in New York Fashion Week

Models present creations from the Threegun Spring/Summer 2020 collection during the New York Fashion Week in New York, the United States. Chinese brand Threegun presented its creations in New York Fashion Week on Wednesday. 

 

FIBA China World Cup Sees Team China Out In First Round 

Hosts China will not play in the round of 16 at the 2019 FIBA World Cup after losing 72-59 to Venezuela in its final Group E game here on Wednesday. The result saw Venezuela progress into the competition’s next stage, while China will drop into the classification round. China couldn’t find ways to deal with its disadvantage in long-range shooting and rebounds, and the Venezuelan shooters seemed comparatively unstoppable.

 

World Heritage Irrigation Structures list Embraces two ancient Chinese irrigation sites 

Photo taken on Sept. 4, 2019 shows part of the Hetao irrigation project in northern China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Two ancient Chinese irrigation works have been recognized as World Heritage Irrigation Structures (WHIS) by the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID) at a conference held in Bali, Indonesia, according to the Ministry of Water Resources of China. One of the newly awarded projects, Hetao irrigation project, is about 2,000 years old and has been diverting water from the Yellow River for irrigation of farmland in the Hetao plain in northern China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The other project, Qianjinpi irrigation project, about 1,200 years old, is located in Fuzhou, Jiangxi Province. 

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China’s “Saturday Fiction” competes for Golden Lion at 76th Venice Film Festival

Chinese actress Gong Li poses on the red carpet with her husband Jean-Michel Jarre for the premiere of the film “Saturday Fiction” during the 76th Venice International Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Sept. 4, 2019. Chinese film “Saturday Fiction” is competing for the Golden Lion along with 20 other films at the 76th Venice Film Festival.

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