• New title for a=>html, img=>alt
  • Chinese farmers greet first harvest festival

    Kathmandu,Sept 24:Villagers perform a lantern dance to celebrate China’s first Farmers’ Harvest Festival in Majiazhai Village of Shuiwei Township in Cengong County, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, Sept. 23, 2018. People across China hold various activities to celebrate the country’s first Farmers’ Harvest Festival, which falls on Sept. 23 this year. (Xinhua/Yang Wenbin)

    Fancy lanterns displayed to greet Mid-Autumn Festival in Hong Kong

    Fancy lanterns are displayed at the Victoria Park to greet the Mid-Autumn Festival in Hong Kong, south China, Sept. 22, 2018. The traditional Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the eighth month of the Chinese lunar calendar, or Sept. 24 this year. (Xinhua/Wu Xiaochu)

    Turkish Airlines implements new service to its Business class passengers

    Kathmandu, Sep 21: After being rewardedmany times for its in-flight catering services, Turkish Airlines has carried its service a step further and implemented a new project enabling Business class passengers to choose their meals before the flight. Passengers can make their choices within the period starting from 1 week before their flight date until the last 48 hours. By the help of this service, the passangers who fly Istanbul to Atlanta, Bangkok, Beijing, Bogotá, Boston, Cape Town, Chicago, Guangzhou,...

    Huatian Township in SW China’s Chongqing makes efforts to promote rural tourism

    Farmer Ran Hongbing conveys rice in the field at Hejiayan Village of Huatian Township in Youyang County, southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality, Sept. 19, 2018. Huatian, well-known for its rice production, has also made efforts to promote rural tourism in recent years. (Xinhua/Liu Chan)

    Belt & Road flies high with air wings

    Photo taken on Sept. 17, 2018 shows an exhibition area during the annual conference of global aviation World Routes in Guangzhou, south China’s Guangdong Province. (Xinhua/Deng Hua) by Liu Baiyun, Wang Pan, Tian Jianchuan PHNOM PENH/GUANGZHOU, Sept 18 (Xinhua) — Earlier this year, 32-year-old Chinese businessman Wu Yuwen came up with a bold idea of opening a commercial air route by himself to link Cambodia’s Sihanohkville with his hometown in the southeast Chinese province of Guangdong. Despite more than...

    Alipay, Singapore Tourism Board provide 1st cashless trip for Chinese tourists

    SINGAPORE, Sept. 16  — Mobile payment company Alipay and the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) on Thursday jointly announced the conclusion of the first cashless trip made by Chinese visitors to Singapore. According to a statement from Alipay, the trip was designed to promote Singapore’s various destination offerings that accept Alipay’s cashless payment platform to demonstrate to Chinese visitors that they can enjoy the same seamless experience in Singapore as they do back at home. Six Alipay users were invited...

    Syrian air defenses confront Israeli attack near Damascus airport

    DAMASCUS, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) — Syria’s air defenses responded to an Israeli attack near the international airport of the capital Damascus on Saturday evening, state TV reported. The air defenses intercepted several missiles targeting the Damascus airport, said the report, citing a military statement. The exact target of the attack is still unknown. The attack is the latest in a string of Israeli missile strikes that targeted Syrian military bases during the protracted war in the country. On Sept....

    Highlights at FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2018

    Kathmandu,Sept 14:Katinka Hosszu of Hungary competes during the Women’s 400m Freestyle Final of FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2018 in Doha, capital of Qatar on Sept. 13, 2018. Katinka Hosszu claimed the title with 4:10.02. (Xinhua/Nikku)

    Turkish Airlines brings a new cabin crew uniforms

    Kathmandu, Sep 14:In celebration of 85 successful years, Turkish Airlines has unveiled a fresh look with a new uniform specially designed for its cabin crew. The new uniforms will begin to be used following the opening of the Istanbul New Airport, the “new home” of the flag carrier airline. Inspired by many classic elements of Turkish design and culture, the new uniforms incorporate traditional patterns found in artisanal glassware, ceramics and calligraphy with contemporary textures and details. The collection...

    Hengkeng Village in China’s Fujian features traditional architectures

    Villagers walk along the ancient alleys at Hengkeng Village of Shaowu City in southeast China’s Fujian Province, Sept. 12, 2018. Hengkeng, a remote village of Shaowu, has a history of over a thousand years. It features traditional architectures, ancient streets and alleys. The ancient village is listed in Traditional Chinese Villages Catalog. (Xinhua/Zhang Guojun)

  • New title for a=>html, img=>alt
  • FreeCurrencyRates.com

    © 2016 The Himalayan News. All Rights Reserved...