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Face-smearing carnival

Face-smearing carnival

On July 18, the annual Hualian(Face-smearing ) Festival kicks off in southeast Yunnan’s Qiubei County. Thousands of local Yi people and tourists joined in the carnival. Dating back more than 1,000 years, the Hualian Festival is traditionally celebrated by local Yi people who believe that the one whose face is smeared the blackest during the festival…

BRICS countries entering new decade of cooperation

Beginning with the first meeting of foreign ministers in September 2006, BRICS countries have carried out fruitful cooperative efforts of various sorts concerning many regional and global issues of common concern. Over the past decade, in the spirit of wide consultation, joint contribution and shared benefits, BRICS countries have jointly made outstanding contributions to the world’s economic growth. With their combined share of the world’s economy growing from 12 percent to 23 percent, BRICS countries have become the biggest drivers…

Yunnan electricity to illuminate more lights in surrounding countries

As an important channel from China to South and Southeast Asia, Yunnan electricity is being transmitted to surrounding countries by using high voltage, long distance and large capacity transmission technology. A total of 8 high voltage transmission lines currently connect with the Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar power grids. China Southern Grid Corp is one of the suppliers. By the end of 2016, its power supply volume with Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar had reached 48.5 billion kilowatt hours.  “Next to the Ruili River Hydropower Station which…
Yunnan citizens can enjoy a leave after donating blood

Yunnan citizens can enjoy a leave after donating blood

Recently, Yunnan Province promulgated the “Opinions on Further Strengthening Voluntary Blood Donation” so as to establish an incentive mechanism for collecting more of this precious substance. After successfully donating certain amounts of blood, donors can receive overtime meal allowances and transportation subsidies and enjoy a leave…
Tradition plus fashion, Yi embroidery conveys ethnic culture to the world

Tradition plus fashion, Yi embroidery conveys ethnic culture to the world

Over the past eleven years, Jin Yongshu has grown from an unworldly Yi girl into the chairman of Chuxiong Yi Commune National Culture Development Company. “Behind every piece of embroidery is a skillful young woman.” Since Jin Yongshu was 25 years old, she has been walking through each  village in central Yunnan’s Chuxiong Yi…

Kunming connected to ever more S and SE Asian countries

In 2017, Kunming Changshui International Airport continues to expand its international routes. In particular, the airport launched large numbers of new flights to cities in South and Southeast Asian countries. As of May 2017, Kunming Changshui International Airport operates a total of 52 South and Southeast Asian air routes, including 41 to Southeast Asia and another 11 to countries in South Asian. The rapid growth of international passenger numbers and freight transport indicators are the pride of the airport. In July, Changshui is scheduled to…

Neolithic remains unearthed at site in Yunnan

Recently, Yunnan archaeologists unearthed a large number of Neolithic remains at the Haimenkou site in Jianchuan County in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture. The finds include dawls, arrowheads, knives, axes and many pieces of pottery. The discoveries will further enrich the understanding of the prehistoric history in western Yunnan. The Haimenkou site, located west of the Haiwei River in Jianchuan County, covers an area of about 100,000 square metres. The finds span the late Neolithic Age and Bronze Age. They are also the single largest early waterfront…

Getting to know picturesque Five Lakes Wetland Park

During summer, the blooming lotus flowers in Xima Lake Wetland in Simao District, Pu’er City, in Yunnan Province are attracting a large number of tourists. Not far from Xima Lake, tourists and local residents are also seen walking or jogging on the wooden plank road by the crystal clear Meizi Lake. Xima, Meizi, Yeya, Xinfang and Nahe lakes collectively form Pu’er Five Lakes National Wetland Park, which covers a total area of 1,148 hectares surrounding Simao District. Among these five bodies of water, Yeya Lake is natural while the other…
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