Over 200 swim across Lujiang Bay in celebration of Gulangyu island listed as UNESCO world heritage
More than 200 swimmers crossed the one-kilometer LuJiang Bay in Xiamen on Saturday to celebrate Gulangyu island entering UNESCO world heritage list.
American high school students experience Xiamen culture
On the afternoon of July 18th, a group of 24 high school students from America paid a visit to Binhai Sub-district Neighborhood Center and experienced the community culture with local students.
Winners of the 2017 Xiamen Photo and Video Contest announced
The 2017 BRICS Summit will be held in September in Xiamen. The city has gone through some kind of beautiful transformation as local citizens of Xiamen want to capture the moment with their cameras.
Xiamen International Heath Industry Expo to be held in September
The 2017 China Xiamen International Heath Industry Expo will be held in number B3, B4, and B5 exhibition halls of the Xiamen Convention and Exhibition Center from September 18th to 21st, according to a press conference held on July 18th.
First Xiamen Children’s Singing Competition starts
The preliminary round of the first Xiamen Children’s Singing Competition officially opened in the Xiamen Youth and Children’s Palace on July 17th.
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.
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.
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.
Welcome concert for BRICS Summit to be held on July 14
A symphony concert to welcome the upcoming BRICS Summit is going to be staged by Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra on the night of July 14th.
British female singer Amy sings Kulangsu into the album
Emmy the Great, formerly known as Emma-Lee Moss, was born in Hong Kong. In 2014, she dubbed for Sony movie "Austin Paradise" and was nominated Academy Award for Best Original Song.
Classic novels favored by Xiamen readers
Xiamen library officials announced last week that three of China’s four classic novels are among the top four books checked out in 2015. The novels are Journey to the West, The Dream of the Red Chamber and The Romance of the Three Kingdoms.
Lantern Festival ceremony opens in Xiamen
The 12th Chinese traditional Lantern Festival Ceremony kicked off on February 21st with folk performances, family Tangyuan(a traditional Chinese food)-making contest.
Xiamen's first Apple Store to open in SM Lifestyle Center
Apple announces on its website that a new Apple Store will open on January 14 in SM New Life Square, Xiamen. This is the first Apple retail store in Xiamen and the 26th in China. The newly-open Apple Store will be located on the first floor of SM New Life Square, which opens for business from 10 am to 10pm from Monday to Sunday.
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.
Xiamen junior golfers win three provincial championships
Xiamen junior golfers won three championships during the two-day 2017 Fujian Junior Golf Tournament concluded at the Fujian Putian Mazu Golf Club last Sunday.
Tree-climbing competition kicks off at XMU
The game attracted 60 teachers and students on campus. The winner will compete in Hong Kong, which founded a tree climbing association in 2007.
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What Is Your Body Language Really Saying?
We communicate most commonly, of course, with our words. But we also speak with our bodies. We call it body language.
James Madison: Father of the Constitution
The men who created the U.S. Constitution are often called the country's "founders" or "framers." But only one framer is known as the Father of the Constitution. He is James Madison.
What country are you from? 你是哪国人?
Essential Chinese 你是哪国人? nǐ shì nǎ guó rén? What Country Are You From?