Exciting news for foreigners living in Fuzhou who love to travel, or have to for work: Fuzhou Airlines has received approval for seven domestic flights.
This means that the start-up will soon be announcing new flights from Fuzhou to seven transport and commerce hubs: Tianjin, Kunming, Haikou, Hefei, Taiyuan, Chongqing and Xi’an. Fuzhou Airlines is hoping to resume inaugural operations for these flights on October 30.
Since October 15, Fuzhou’s Rongcheng Tong IC Card is now one of the cards that can be used throughout the country’s 49 participating cities under the ‘one card’ system. Hopefully in the future the entire country will use the same transportation card to make things easier.
Fuzhou will be playing host to the annual International Dragon Boat Federation World Cup this year, from June 10 to 12. Around 450 athletes from around the world will be competing, including for the first time, a 12 crew category for women.
Fuzhou Juvenile Delinquents Prison has initiated a refreshingly progressive program whereby 200 of the inmates have gained access to education. The young offenders took a test before being divided into nine different grades ac cording to their abilities and educational levels.
Fuzhou Lantern Festival will be taking place between February 10 and 14, in celebration of Chinese New Year.
Major coffee shop chains like Starbucks and Sculpting in Time can be found in Fuzhou, and it’s also home to a growing number of smaller, privately owned cafes too. Below are five of the most popular café staples in the city.
Fujian province is set to have its first ever high-speed train route soon, with the refined D365/366 becoming the G55/66 route set to run from Fuzhou to Beijing South.
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