First subway to cross Yangtze opens


The nation's first subway to cross the Yangtze River started running in Wuhan, the capital of Central China's Hubei province, at 10 am on Friday.

Wudang offers escape with natural and spiritual attractions


Wudang Mountain is an ancient Taoism architectural complex. Whether hiking, climbing or taking an eco-car, visitors will surely be amazed by the Taoist architecture spread throughout the mountain. After climbing up the snow-covered Wudang Mountain, visitors can worship Taoist deities and explore the Emperor's Palace, Good-luck Palace and Zixiao Palace.

Enhancing final farewell


Steeped in tradition, services for the dead to be more diversified.

Water diversion project will benefit 500 million people


About 44.8 billion cubic meters of water will be supplied to drought-prone North China every year, benefiting 500 million people, when the South-to-North Water Diversion Project is completed, authorities said.

Wudang Mountain Airport begins construction


Wudang Mountain Airport officially began construction on Dec 8.

Wudang Mountain online wins outstanding website award


China's Tourism Electronic Commerce Conference opened in Zhenjiang city, Jiangsu province, on Dec 13. At the conference, the official web portal of Wudang Mountain ( won the title of "China's Outstanding Tourism Destination Website".

Regions urged to rely on local advantages


Although China's inland areas are catching up in economic growth, they are warned not to blindly follow the coastal region's path.

Beijing-Guangzhou high-speed railway


China is set to open the world's longest high-speed railway on Dec. 26, linking Beijing and the southern economic center of Guangzhou.

Wudang culture goes on display in Germany


From Dec 2 to 4, Wudang Mountain Tourism Area held a Wudang photography and calligraphy exhibition in Erfurt, Germany. The exhibition served as a prelude to the Sino-German culture exchange in Hubei province.

Young Chinese embrace Christmas for differing reasons


For young Chinese people, Christmas is more like an excuse to have a break from their busy lives. Market for Christmas trees dropping this year

Wuhan to redesign subway mascots


The subway operator of Hubei province's Wuhan city announced on Dec 22 that it will redesign its two mascots following complaints from experts and residents, Chutian Metropolis Daily reported.

Foundation laying for airport near central China Taoist resort


A foundation laying ceremony was held Saturday for an airport near Mount Wudang, a Taoist resort in central China's Hubei Province, authorities said.

Balancing violence with virtue


"When you can take the pebble from my hand, it will be time for you to leave." This quotation is likely to bring a flood of memories to fans of the original TV series Kung Fu (1971-75) starring David Carradine. That show, and the rising star of kung fu legend Bruce Lee, lifted the veil from the secretive world of Chinese kung fu and propelled martial arts into mainstream American culture.

The 4th Tai Chi Competition held on Mt.Wudang


The 4th Tai Chi Competition held on Wudang Mountain on Oct 30,2012. Thousands of athlets from 28 countries and regions attended the meeting.

Duke Kunshan University to 'drive innovation' in Chinese education


A Sino-US cooperative higher education institute will be established in Kunshan, Jiangsu province, local authorities announced on Wednesday.

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