Two projects in Shandong listed as pilot national immersive experience spaces
On February 26th, it was announced by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism that the list of the first batch of national smart tourism immersive experience new space cultivation pilot projects has been determined. Among them, two projects from Shandong, “Nishan Sacred Land Cultural Night Tour ” and “National Treasure Fantasy Space Smart Tourism,” were selected.
3,922 projects in Shandong put into operation in 2023
On February 21st, the Information Office of Shandong Provincial People’s Government revealed that in 2023, a total of 3922 projects were completed and operated in Shandong with an additional output value of 538.3 billion yuan.
China seeks to strengthen cooperation with Australia in enlarging trade, joining CPTPP
Chinese Commerce Minister Wang Wentao met with Australian Minister for Trade and Tourism Don Farrell on Monday, calling for strengthened cooperation in China's joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). The meeting marks a new attempt towards building closer bilateral trade ties.
Limited impact on Airbus in China after incident involving A400M plane
France-based aircraft manufacturer Airbus has been in the spotlight in recent days after some Chinese visitors said that they were banned from visiting an A400M transport aircraft at the Singapore Airshow.
Female entrepreneur arrested for illegal behavior while demanding overdue project payments from government
The local government in Liupanshui in Southwest China's Guizhou Province said on Tuesday that a female entrepreneur was arrested for illegal behavior including fabricating information online, using GPS to obtain personal information of others, whilst demanding overdue project payments from the government.
Chinese-developed ARJ21, C919 start demonstration flights in SE Asian countries
The Chinese-developed ARJ21 and C919 aircraft, which made their debuts at the Singapore Airshow, have started their demonstration flights in five countries, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia and Indonesia, the Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (COMAC) said on Tuesday.
UN Secretary-General António Guterres, when addressing the 55th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday, warned that an all-out Israeli offensive on Rafah would spell the end for UN-led humanitarian relief to the people of Gaza, according to a report on the UN official website on Monday.
Recently, the 60th Langya Sea Sacrifice Festival was held in Langya Town, West Coast New Area, Qingdao, where fishermen gathered at the dock to offer sacrifices to the god of rain, praying for a prosperous year ahead with abundant harvests.