Hangzhou: A future Elderly-Friendly-City
There are a large number of elderly people in Hangzhou, aging of population in Hangzhou is much ahead of the national average. To make the Elderly live better lives, Hangzhou government has proposed to build “Elderly-More than 4 provincial Elderly-Friendly-Areas and 300 municipal Elderly-Friendly-Communities will be build in Hangzhou. Community pension service nets and information systems, which can provide the elderly with life care, medical care, rehabilitation nursing, psychological counseling, entertainment and leisure, have to be perfected.Social welfare organizations and pension services can set up service center in the community and provide paid service to the elderly who need live services or home service.
Resource: Daily Business by reporter: Zhang Zhe
Arts and Crafts Fair: Do not miss these focal points
2012 China(Hangzhou) Arts and Crafts Fair, which will be hold from October 5 to 10 at Peace International Conversation and Exhibition Center, is destined to be the hot spot in Hangzhou during National Day Holidays.Embroidery, Bronze sculpture, Wood carving, Paper cut---these unique skills at Exhibition site 1st floor must attract everyone’s attention.At 2nd floor we can visit the 400 square meters Ceramics area. National Master of Arts and Crafts Ji Xigui, Guo Linshan and their daughter Guo Yi, two generation of masters, have become a favorite tale.There is one more Center area that cannot be missed. The exhibits in this 240 square meters area are all the best among the most competitive products. They are works of Gold award in the last 3 years’ National Art and Craft Award.
Resource: Qianjiang Evening News by reporter: Liu Kun