Wuyi Mountain scenic spots opening free for Xiamen citizens
From August 25 to September, Xiamen citizens and representatives attending the BRICS Summit will enjoy free or discounted visits to twelve scenic spots on Wuyi Mountain.
Xiamen version of La La Land goes viral
An 8.5-minute music video registered over three million clicks on the Weibo website within just two days of going online, and it’s still growing.
China's first comprehensive record museum settled in Kulangsu
China Record Museum, the nation’s first comprehensive museum of its kind, was open to the public on August 15th.
Largest bulk cargo terminal in Xiamen Port to be put into use
Houshi No. 3 berth (150,000 tons), the largest bulk cargo terminal in the Port of Xiamen, is expected to be officially put into operation in the fourth quarter of this year following the recent acceptance of its main structure.
2017 International Underwater Operations & Offshore Industry Expo to be held in November
On August 10, at the Juntai Hotel Xiamen, nearly 30 reporters from state,local, and industry media gathered for the 2017 International Underwater Operations and Offshore Industry Expo press conference.
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.
Delicious in-flight meal for BRICS Summit
Staff members show in-flight meal during a food festival of Chinese airline XiamenAir in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, Aug. 8, 2017.
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.
Zhongshan Road captures, protects timeless charm
With the flourishing Zhongshan Road, the Zhonghua community in Xiamen, a coastal city in East China's Fujian province, is eyeing more opportunities for prosperity and economic development.
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.
Xiamen among top 10 cities with most shared bike riders
The latest report by the Data Center of China Internet (DCCI) predicts China's bike-sharing market will continue to grow thanks to investment and red-hot industrial competition.
Acupuncture can effectively reduce period pain
Acupuncture, a traditional Chinese medical practice, can effectively reduce the severity and duration of period pain, a new study has found.
High-fat diet in pregnancy may increase breast cancer risk: study
High-fat diet in pregnancy may increase the risk of breast cancer over generations, a new mice study suggested Monday.
Fudan Zhongshan Xiamen Hospital to open soon
Zhongshan Hospital affiliated of Fudan University (hence the name Fudan Zhongshan Xiamen Hospital) is one of major livelihood projects of the municipal party committee and government.
Total number of public bicycles tops 300,000
As of now, there are five public bicycle companies with more than 300,000 bikes operating in Xiamen.
Xiamen troupe retains the “lotus style” title
Recently, the Ninth "Lotus Style” National Children’s DancePerformance closed its curtain in Shanghai.
Meng Jinghui’s two classic Chinese dramas to be staged in Xiamen in August
Two classic Chinese dramas, Rhinoceros in Love and Amber, will be staged in the Xiamen Cangjiang Theatre this month.
The Little Mermaid staged in Xiamen’s Cangjiang Theater
The Little Mermaid, a beautiful children’s musical, was staged by Thepantos Children's Theatre in Xiamen’s Cangjiang Theatre on July 27th.
First Gulangyu Beach Music Festival ends
On the evening of July 22, the final of the 2017 Music Xiamen Band Competition and the First Kulangsu Beach Music Festival was held on Ganghaihou Beach in the Kulangsu Island.
Gulangyu Music Festival to be held July 12-17
Gulangyu has been listed in the UNESCO World Heritage list last Saturday. Amid various of celebrations, the 2017 Gulangyu Music Festival will be held from July 12 to 17.
Xiamen aerobics team wins International Aerobic Championships
The aerobics team from Xiamen University of Technology represented China well in the 28th Annual International Aerobics Championship held in Phoenix, Arizona, July 29-August 2, 2017.
12-year-old boy from Xiamen wins the men’s Optimist (U16) at a national sailing youth club league match in Qingdao
Li Cheng’en, a 12-year-old boy from Xiamen won the men’s Optimist (U16) at the Qingdao stop of the CYA Youth Sailing League.
Xiamen bridge player wins gold medal in 13th National Games
Xiamen bridge veteran Chen Yisheng and Shen Qing on behalf of the Fujian team won the gold medal of the Senior Pairs in the amateur bridge competition, according to a good news from the ongoing 13th Tianjin National Games.
Xiamen boys to compete in Vancouver Youth Hockey Friendship Games
On the evening of July 17th, 16 juveniles and 5 coaches from Xiamen Tigers left for Vancouver, Canada to participate in 2017 Xiamen-Vancouver Youth Hockey Friendship Games.This is the first exchange event between Xiamen and Vancouver young hockey lovers.
The world's largest relay storms into China
At 4:30 am on 8th July, Hood to Coast, which is known as “The Mother of Relays", will make its first leg in China. The 2017 BMW Hood To Coast China Relay will begin in Zhangjiakou. The total length of the relay is 175.8 kilometres with a rise in altitude of 2,134 metres.
Meixin Plaza, Two Bedrooms, One Bathroom
Release Date:2017/08/09 Expires: Price: Rmb 3,100 per month Size:82 sq.m Floor: /22
C&D Bay Soho, Two Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms
Release Date:2017/08/12 Expires: Price: Rmb 4,200 per month Size: 51 sq.m Floor: /20 Listing Type: For Rent Property Type: Apartment/Flat District: Huli, Xiamen
Jiayun Garden, Three Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms
Release Date:2017/08/14 Expires: Price: Rmb 5,000 per month Size:100 sq.m Floor: /8
Alexander Hamilton: Father of American Banking
Alexander Hamilton was not a U.S. president, but he was one of the most important early leaders of the U.S. He fought in the Revolutionary War, wrote powerful arguments to persuade the states to accept the Constitution, and helped create the country's national banking and economic system.
International exchange activities
跟我学汉字：山( shān )
古体山字像是连绵的山峰。 The ancient form for the Chinese character "山" looks like a mountain chain.
Everyday Chinese: Lesson Making a Phone Call
Do you know how to make a phone call in Chinese? Let’s find out in this lesson.
At the Free Market 在自由市场（zài zì yóu shì chăng）
农贸市场品种多样，价格灵活，购买时可随挑选，还可以讨价还价。麦克来到这里买一些葡萄。Agricultural products markets offer a varied assortment, at reasonable and negotiable prices. Mike is going to buy some grapes here.