Xiamen-Zhangzhou expressway slated to open in October
Regional authorities recently announced that the new expressway linking Xiamen and Zhangzhou is slated to open in October.
Xiamen to conduct citywide inventory of greenery
Xiamen officials recently announced that it will create a central database for city greenery, including a digital registry of the city's trees and green spaces.
2-hour train ride to Pingtan by 2020
The travel time from Xiamen to Pingtan, an island city located off the coast of Fujian would be reduced to approximately two hours by train by 2020 when the Fuzhou-Pingtan Railway is completed.
Fishing moratorium partially lifted
Xiamen officials recently lifted a 3.5-month moratorium on commercial fishing in local waters for 523 city-based commercial fishing vessels.
Mayor of capital of Bolivia visits Xiamen
Luis Revilla, the mayor of La Paz, the capital of Bolivia, is leading a delegation to visit Xiamen, East China's Fujian province, from Aug 4 to 11.
Three marvelous days of sister-cities exchange trip in Xiamen
The Xiamen-Baltimore sister-cities exchange program was scheduled from July 25th to July 28th. Five middle school students from Xiamen, including myself, introduced Xiamen and Chinese culture to the exchange students from Baltimore high schools.
Football deepens friendship between China and foreign countries
On the sunny afternoon of August 1, the final of the 2018 Xiamen International Youth Football Invitational was held on the green football field of Xiamen No. 2 High School Wuyuanwan Campus.
Young Reporters cover Xiamen Int’l campus football game
Fifteen young reporters made their way to the Xiamen No.2 High School Wuyuanwan Campus to watch the final and cover the 2018 Xiamen International Youth Football Invitational final.
Hakka food festival debuts
The Hakka food festival debuted on July 13 at the Xiamen Huaqiao Hotel. The local branch of the Liancheng Hakka Cuisine Association is hosting the event, which runs through Sunday.
Imported beer floods Xiamen as 2018 FIFA World Cup to kick off
With the first kick off just around the corner, Xiamen football fans have been busy stockpiling food and drink for the month-long tournament, that runs from June 14 to July 15.
Party snacks: cheesy churros with a spicy salsa
These cheesy, slightly spicy churros make a good party snack. They taste best the day they are made but, if needed, can be reheated in the oven (at 180 degrees Celsius for about five minutes) to crisp them up. While they are delicious as is, they are even better with this roasted red pepper and jalape？o salsa, which can be made a day or two in advance.
Dessert and wine pairings: book reveals some exotic combinations
You probably haven’t heard of Dominique and Cindy Duby, but in the introduction to their book, Wild Sweets: Exotic Desserts and Wine Pairings (2003), legendary American chef Charlie Trotter compares the Vancouver-based husband-and-wife team to some of the greatest modern pastry chefs.
A tea-scented spring breeze blows from Britain
When reading Pride and Prejudice, you can encounter many scenes with characters either brewing tea or chatting over a cup of tea in the drawing room.
Good things come to those who wait in this long line
Popular Guangdong-based milk tea maker, Hey Tea, opened its doors in the capital in September and from that day and every day forth, there have been seriously long waiting times. Rumor has it that if you wanted a cup of tea or three (three being the maximum order at any one time), you'd be lining up for about the same time as it takes to watch Operation Red Sea (138 minutes).
Siamese twins separated in Xiamen hospital
Physicians at the Xiamen Maternal and Child Health Hospital successfully carried out a separation operation last week on a pair of conjoined twins.
China to enhance role of Internet Plus in medical care
The State Council, China's cabinet, on Thursday expanded the role of Internet Plus in medical care.
Xiang'an Affiliated Hospital of Xiamen University to open this year
Jointly directed by the Xiamen Municipal Government and Xiamen University, the Xiang'an Affiliated Hospital of Xiamen University (referred to as the Xiang'an Hospital) has had its outdoor decoration completed, and is expected to start operating in the 2nd half of 2018.
Two Xiamen hospitals listed on China top 100 rankings
The Nature Publishing Index China announced last week its official annual rankings of China's top 100 medical facilities. The Xiamen Number One Hospital and the Zhongshan Hospital (both of which are affiliated with Xiamen University) made the list.
Choral festival graces Gulangyu
The Kulangsu (Gulangyu) Choral Festival 2018 kicked off last Monday. The event includes performances by a dozen noted domestic and international choirs.
Local children set to debut pair of songs on CCTV show
The program will include performances by the Blue Dolphin Taiwan Opera Club, a children's musical group from the Haicang School Affiliated to Beijing Normal University
Picasso and Dali artworks on display
The event runs through August 10 and showcases 200 art pieces including paintings, sculptures and ceramics.
4 Days, 6 Concerts! Kulangsu Organ Arts Center to open its doors
The Kulangsu Organ Arts Center will be officially unveiled on July 8 to celebrate Kulangsu’s first UNESCO World Heritage anniversary.
Xiamen holds intl concert to boost ties with French city
The 2018 Xiamen International Friendship Concert was held on June 23 to strengthen cultural relations between Xiamen and its sister city of Nice, France.
International youth football competition to take place in Xiamen
The 2018 Xiamen International Youth Football Invitational, as well as the Youth Football Culture Summer Camp, will take place in Xiamen from July 26 to August 3.
Xiamen International Wushu Competition kicks off next month in Jimei
The annual Xiamen International Wushu Competition will kick off at the Jiageng Stadium in Jimei on August 18.
16 international football clubs compete in 2018 Gulangyu Cup
A total of 16 teams with over 200 players coming from Germany, Italy, France, USA, Brazil and many other countries, have gathered to participate in the annual football tournament.
Five-a-side soccer tourney kicks off
The summer edition of Xiamen's Five-a-side Soccer Competition opened last Saturday at the Yinyuan Soccer Park and will run through June 3. Opening ceremony attendees included Dong Fangzhuo, a former national soccer team member.
Rugby fans from 25 countries compete on Gulangyu Island
A rugby club friendly match started on Gulangyu Island, Xiamen on May 12 to celebrate the first anniversary of the island's listing as a world cultural heritage.
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