‘Taobao village’ cuts profits from turquoise

WUHAN-Tapping the phone screen with her finger to send voice messages to customers, Guo Mingfeng has sold another handmade turquoise bracelet out of her home in Xiaying village, Hubei province. “I can’t read or write, but it does not affect my business,” said 50-year-old Guo. She mainly sells handicraft products via images and voice messages […]

Shiyan Emerges As A Young Auto-city

The year 1967 saw the establishment of office for the construction of No.2 Automobile Factory in Shiyan under the decision of the Central Government. In February 1973, Shiyan was promoted as a prefecture-level city directly under the jurisdiction of Hubei Province.   Since October 1994, the combination of Yunyang Area and former Shiyan City has brought […]

Center opens in Hubei to study human development

A research center opens in Yunyang district of Shiyan, Hubei province, on Nov 27, 2020, to promote the study of human development. Extremely old human skull fossils were found in 1989 and 1990 in Yunyang, creating a sensation among paleoanthropologists worldwide. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] A research center was opened in Yunyang district of Shiyan, […]

Center opens in Hubei to study human development

A research center opens in Yunyang district of Shiyan, Hubei province, on Nov 27, 2020, to promote the study of human development. Extremely old human skull fossils were found in 1989 and 1990 in Yunyang, creating a sensation among paleoanthropologists worldwide. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] A research center was opened in Yunyang district of Shiyan, […]

Tourist flight lands in Hubei, first since outbreak

By Liu Kun and Ye Zizhen | chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2020-09-01 Tourists from the Ningxia Hui autonomous region are warmly welcomed in Shiyan, Hubei province, on Aug 31, 2020. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] A chartered flight carrying 102 tourists from the Ningxia Hui autonomous region left Yinchuan International Airport and landed at Shiyan Wudangshan Airport […]