Over 100 trains ply Xiamen-Euro rail routes
City transportation officials said last week that more than 100 trains plied routes between Xiamen and Europe through November.
HK International Poetry Nights held in Xiamen
It is time for poetry to reveal the secret of heaven," said Bei Dao, the pen name of Chinese poet Zhao Zhenkai.
Xiamen bus maker to promote new energy vehicles
Xiamen-based King Long Automotive Group signed a strategic cooperation agreement with State Grid Electric Vehicle Service Company on Dec 5 to promote new energy vehicles.
Xiamen regulators urge lenders to tighten loan checks
Banking regulators in Xiamen, a port city in East China's Fujian province, have stepped up checks of consumer loans and personal business loans offered by commercial banks to prevent funds from flowing into the housing sector in violation of regulations.
Xiamen Airlines launches direct Qingdao-Los Angeles flights
Xiamen Airlines, a subsidiary of China Southern Airlines, launched a direct service from Qingdao in east China's Shandong Province to Los Angeles on Monday.
Amazon Global Selling Summit held in Xiamen
"We focus on continuous innovation and help sellers around the world expand their global business development through innovative technologies, products and services," said Eric Broussard, vice president of Amazon Global Operations.
Softball keeps you dreaming: Xiamen Softball League blooms
On Thursday nights,a group of softball lovers and amateur players regularly gather at the baseball field in Xiamen University.They are Xiamen Taifeng Baseball Team and Amoy Bombers Softball Club,two international baseball teams in Xiamen.
Team Rounds of the First Xiamen “Little Diplomats” English Proficiency Competition conclude
The team rounds of the first Xiamen “Little Diplomats” English Proficiency Competition for Primary and Secondary School Students was successfully concluded at Wuyuan No. 2 Experimental School on 29th May.
The 1st Xiamen 'Little Diplomats' English Proficiency Competition wraps up individual rounds
The First Xiamen “Little Diplomats” English Proficiency Competition for Primary and Secondary School Students wrapped last weekend. Events were spread across the Xiamen University Affiliated Keji High School, Wuyuan No. 2 Experimental School and Xiamen No. 3 Middle School.
Wine festival a grape success in Xiamen
A wine and music festival was held in the coastal city of Xiamen, Fujian province from Nov 17 to 18.
Shapowei vegetable market to be renovated
The Shapowei Community and the sub-district of Xiagang jointly announced last week a renovation plan for the agriculture produce market on Daxue Road. The plan includes elements suggested by a cultural and creative company as well as students from universities in Xiamen.
Small diet changes may prolong life
Study finds that consuming more whole grains, fruits, vegetables, and fatty fish may boost one's chances of living longer.
Xiamen to standardize English names for local dishes
City officials are releasing a series of standardized translations for local landmarks, streets and cultural attraction in association with the Xiamen Translators' Association.
Food carnival held on May 13th
On the afternoon of May 13th,a food carnival held in Xiamen Guanren International Community.
A Taste of Home Comfort @ Somerset
Last Saturday, Somerset Software Park Xiamen, Ascott's first serviced apartment in Xiamen opened last year, has launched a “Somerset Carnival” featuring diverse home-cook delicacies with La Luna. With over 30 years’ experience, Ascott is a leading expert in providing ultimate home comfort to global business traveller.
HPV vaccine developed by XMU gets permission for clinical testing
A second-generation HPV vaccine has been approved by China Food and Drug Administration for clinical testing, the developer said Wednesday.
2017 Golden Spring Cup National Fitness Contest opens in Xiamen
November 14th , the 2017 Golden Spring Cup National Fitness Contest, was held in Xiamen Sports Center.
Run for Fun promotes healthy lifestyle in Xiamen
The 2017 Vanke Run for Fun was held in Xiamen, Fujian province on Oct 28.
Famous American ophthalmologist to provide consultations in Xiamen
In the afternoon of October 29th and 30th, Professor Wang Mingwu from the University of Arizona College of Medicine will visit Xiamen to provide consultations for patients with eye diseases.
Dynamic Yunnan to be staged in Xiamen
From December 12th to December 13th, "Dynamic Yunnan", a large-scale song and dance musical created by Chinese choreographer Yang Liping, will be staged in Xiamen Banlam Grand Theater .
Xiamen hosts press conference for New Year's Concert 2018
Oriart hosted a press conference last week announcing plans for the city's upcoming New Year Concert on December 31. Guest performers include Veronica Nunes and Ricardo Vogt Duo, who have won a total of three Grammy Awards.
Crew of a John Woo film on movie promo tour to Xiamen
John Woo’s Manhunt, a remake of the 1976 Japanese thriller ,is going to release in the Chinese mainland on November 24th.
Xiamen director wins big in Warsaw
Gao Zehao, a Chinese director born in Xiamen, Fujian province, has made a big splash in the international film industry, with his film To Kill a Watermelon winning the Grand Prix at the 33rd Warsaw International Film Festival in the Polish capital on Oct 22.
Xiamen Cangjiang Theater to stage a Russian comedy tonight
On October 13th and 14th, Semianyki: The Family, a Russian comedy is going to perform in the Xiamen Cangjiang Theater. The comedy will tell a story about a couple with four children that shares their life in a humorous way.
2017 Asian Golf Championship tees off in Xiamen
Asian Tour rookie William Harrold of Britain exploded into life in the opening round of the 2017 Asian Golf Championship, shooting a new course record of an eight-under-par 64 to lead by four here on Thursday.
Xiamen International Football Club in full swing
On the shores of beautiful Yundang Lake, there is an international football club-Xiamen International Football Club (XMIFC). Formed of players from 35 different countries,the club was founded in August 2006 by three football lovers, namely Danilo from Germany, Peter from Taipei and Xiao Xu from Xiamen.
2017 Xiamen Jimei Half Marathon ends
Three thousand Animation, Comic and Game (ACG) enthusiasts came out in their numbers to participate in the 2017 Xiamen Jimei Half Marathon in Jimen district, Xiamen, Fujian Province on November 19.
2017 Xiamen Bank IRONMAN 70.3 shines
After hours of competition, the 2017 Xiamen Bank IRONMAN 70.3 Xiamen race ended in Xiamen, Fujian Province on November 12.
China Boxing Championships to settle in Xiamen
On November 13th, the press conference of the 2017 China Boxing Championships was held in Xiamen’s Datang Center. The Chinese Boxing Corporation announced that their championships will start on December 2nd.
Hecuo Community, Three Bedrooms, One Bathroom
Release Date:2017/12/4 Expires: Price: Rmb 5,000 per month Size:130 sq.m Floor: /18 Listing Type: For rent Property Type: Apartment/Flat
Juxiang Plaza, Three bedrooms, Two Bathrooms
Release Date:2017/12/3 Expires: Price: Rmb 8,000 per month Size:169sq.m Floor: /26 Listing Type: For Rent District: Siming, Xiamen Property Type: Apartment/Flat Address: No.583-629 Hexiang West Road
Kaiyue New City, Two Bedrooms, One Bathroom
Release Date:2017/12/2 Expires: Price: Rmb 3,700 per month Size:86sq.m Floor: /13 Listing Type: For rent Property Type: Apartment /Flat District: Huli, Xiamen
Short Sentences in Books, Movies, and Speech
Today, we are going to consider the grammar behind the sentence: "Isn't it pretty to think so." In this program, we will study how English speakers use shortened sentences.
酒字最早写为“酉”字，是一种盛酒器皿的象形，后来在酒器旁边加了三点水，表示溢出杯外的美酒。 The character for wine had "酉" as its earliest form, looking like a container for wine. Later, "three drops of water" were added to the side of the container to mean the wine spilt out of the glass.
Lesson 22 At the Clothes Store
Do you know how to say “get a discount” in Chinese? Let’s find out in today’s lesson.
Twelve Zodiac Signs 十二生肖（shí èr shēng xiāo）
The Chinese zodiac, or sheng xiao, is composed of 12 animals, each of which symbolizes a lunar year. Ben ming nian means the year of the animal in which one is born. It is a traditional way to calculate one's age. Sheng xiao is also the source of many traditional customs and newer trends, and the animals are popular images that are seen everywhere.