‘Belt and Road’ cultural tour to begin in Xiamen in March
A ‘Belt and Road’ cultural tour is scheduled to begin in Xiamen on March 22nd, reported China National Radio (CNR) News.
Xiamen population topped 4M in 2017
City officials said last week that Xiamen's permanent resident population topped four million in 2017, up by 90,000 residents and 2.3 percent year-on-year.
Xiamen artisans help retain traditional 'taste' of New Year
A group of artisans in Xiamen, Southeast China's Fujian province are using their masterful skills to help keep the old traditions of the Chinese New year celebrations alive in the digital era.
Xiamen Airport accepts mobile phone QR codes as boarding passes
Airport officials recently announced that passengers can now transit security screening and board airplanes by presenting their identification and a QR code electronic boarding pass.
Even-odd license plate traffic restrictions set for holiday season
Traffic authorities announced last week a series of traffic restrictions for the Spring Festival peak tourism season.
Xiamen folk customs about New Year
The first day of Chinese New Year is known as Kaizheng in Xiamen, which means the beginning of spring.
Xiamen CNY folk custom: preparing additional bowl and chopsticks
Have you ever celebrated Chinese New Year’s Eve with your Chinese friends in Xiamen? Apart from auspicious food served at the table, have you noticed that they always reserve one seat and prepare one extra bowl with chopsticks.