Home  |  News  |  Photo  |  Video   |  Travel  |  Learn Chinese  |  Opinions  |  EZFM  |  NEWS Plus  |  CHINA PLUS
Record Park Visits
   2015-04-06 08:24:45    CRIENGLISH.com      Web Editor: Niu
 

CHINA DAILY

Eco-friendly burials

More than 300 people took time over the weekend to commemorate their dead relatives to mark the Qingming festival along the shore in Tianjin.

The group scattered petals in the sea.

Sea burials are becoming more common in China, given that burials have become much more expensive.

SHANGHAI DAILY

Qingming numbers down, but still gridlock

New figures suggest the number of people in Shanghai who took time to visit cemeteries for the Qingming Festival came in down more than 13 percent
Around 3 million people visited the city's cemeteries.

THE BEIJING NEWS

Antiques book

A book laying out a series of Chinese antiquities collected by the London-based Victoria and Albert Museum has been published.

The book has been compliled by the National Museum of China.

CHANGJIANG TIMES

Abandoned embryos

New analysis is suggesting that 3 out of 5 unused embryonic eggs extracted from a woman for embryonic implants are abandoned by the would-be mothers in China.

Keeping frozen eggs costs around 24-hundred yuan per year, which is something many parents don't want to pay, particularly if they've had a child already.

BEIJING MORNING POST

Record Park visits

New figures are suggesting more than 20-thousand tourists entered parks in Beijing at 2pm yesterday afternoon, setting a new hourly record.

Authorities say they believe a rush on people hoping to see the spring flower blossoms is the main reason.

THE BEIJING NEWS

Tomb-sweeping services offered online

New stats show around 600-thousand people visited websites here in China offering tomb-sweeping proxy services.

The fad, which exploded a couple of years ago, allows people to pay money to have someone else weep and offer prayer services for dead family members.

Share

               


CRIENGLISH.com claims the copyright of all material and information produced originally by our staff. No person, organization and/or company shall reproduce, disseminate or broadcast the content in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of CRIENGLISH.com.

CRIENGLISH.com holds neither liability nor responsibility for materials attributed to any other source. Such information is provided as reportage and dissemination of information but does not necessarily reflect the opinion of or endorsement by CRI.

                         
News
China
World
Politics
Business
Sports
Showbiz
Sci-tech
Photo
Recommended
China
World
Sports
Showbiz
Travel
Video
C4
The Sound Stage
Showbiz
Travel
China Revealed
My Chinese Life
Travel
Destinations
Photo Gallery
Recommended
Learn Chinese
"In" Chinese
Chatting in Chinese
Pop Culture
Traditional Culture
Living Chinese
Chinese Studio
Chinese Class
Learn English
Special English
Pop Chart
Everyday English
Fabulous Snaps
CRI News
China.org.cn  | Xinhua  | People's Daily Online   |  CNTV.cn  | China Daily  |  Global Times  | China Job  |  China Tibet Online  | Taiwan.cn  | eBeijing  | Beijing Today  | China-Eurasia Expo  | APEC Yiwu Conference  | Chinese Embassy in S.Africa  | Chinese Embassy in Australia  | Chinese Embassy in NZ