A city in Southwest China has banned locals from hosting elaborate banquets as a way of reducing food waste and preventing unnecessary expenditure. Yang Jun reports from Anshun, Guizhou province, with Hou Liqiang in Beijing.
Videos showing a keeper pulling a tiger’s tail and sitting on him at an animal park in Xiuwen county, about 30 kilometers from the provincial capital of Guiyang, Guizhou province, have been reposted bymedia outlets and individuals onSinaWeibo andWeChat.
As Chinese divorce hearings go, it was fairly standard — apart from the fact that one half of the couple was 2,000 kilometers away. A civil court in Fuquan finalized a breakup last week in which the husbandwas present in court, but the wife was in Tianjin, in northern China.
Guizhou has released a key development plan on its digital economy.
Women of the Miao ethnic group dress up for their Wanghui Festival in Danzhai county, Guizhou province.
Dancers entertain guests ahead of a wedding banquet in Sinan county, Guizhou province.
China has issued a guideline calling for an “ecological red line” around areas where development is prohibited.
The Yuqing dragon lantern was included on the provincial intangible cultural heritage list in 2007.