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Mass reading activity held in Haishu District

The "firefly book exchange meeting" and the book collection sharing meeting, hosted by the Publicity Department of Haishu District Party Committee, were held on April 23, the World Reading Day. The meetings attracted a lot of citizens fond of reading, and marked the beginning of the 2017 "reading in Haishu" mass reading activity.

The "firefly book exchange" meeting has been held for four years, and this year's session attracted more readers with its special "blind choosing" program. The book exchange meeting would help to consolidate the cultural atmosphere of Ningbo, said a Doctor Zhou from Ninghai County, who attended the activity together with some friends. 

At the book collection sharing meeting, eight readers shared their reading experience with the attendees. Among others, the reading program initiated by Li Hao, head of the Moonlake Poem Club, aims to inherit and spread the "red dowry culture"; the recitation class by Ma Ying, head of Ningbo Recitation Association, aims to spread the essence of the traditional Chinese culture in the form of recitation; and Zhu Yiqi, founder of Ningbo Senior Life Net, presented his habit of reading at least for one hour per day in the past 20 years.

With the theme of "reading, happiness and intelligence", the mass reading season program this year will launch over 20 reading-related activities

Jiulong Lake Marathon Race starts

The 2017 Jiulong Lake International Half-marathon Race was held in Zhenhai District on the morning of April 23. The event is the largest half-marathon race in Ningbo, as well as one of the top eight Class A half-marathon races in China.

The race was initiated in 2015. The race route, from the Citizen Square of Zhenhai District to the Jiulong Lake, is a combination of urban elements and rural beauty. With its beautiful scenery, the route was entitled "the most beautiful marathon route" at the 2016 China Marathon Conference. Compared with the previous sessions, this year the race attracted more participants, with 5000 runners for the half-marathon race, 1000 for the short-marathon race, and 4000 for the mini-marathon race.

With the theme of "health, love and environmental protection", the marathon race has started a "running fund" since its beginning in 2015, to help the students in need in Zhejiang Province.

Ninghai establishes international sci-tech cooperation platform

 Ukraine is renowned for its aviation industry in the world since it is one of the nine countries in the world that can design and produce planes independently with 5.5% of global aviation experts serving for it. However, recently, the committee leader of Ninghai tech park said that “We have successfully brought in 16 Ukrainain experts in titanium alloy, four of whom are academicians.” 

 It is the Ukraine-China titanium alloy new material company that gratifies the committee leader. Today, the global capacity cooperation is much sought after. After analyzing over 60 countries along the route of “the Belt and Road”, Ninghai discovers that despite the industrial disparity among the counties, the advanced aerospace technologies in the industry upstream of the former Soviet Union countries, once introduced, will not only optimize the industry agglomeration, but also enhance industry transformation and economic restructure. Considering the long chain of titanium alloy, the company, by virtue of technologies and talents, conducted cooperation with Zhejiang Shenji Titanium Industry Co., Ltd, Zhejiang Shenfa Co., Ltd, Well Titanium Manufacturer Co., Ltd. and Tiangong International Co., LIMITED. Through reorganizing the manufacturing resources of titanium alloy, slab, tubular product, bar and powder metallurgy in the leading production companies, a complete technology team who can manage from research and development to production techniques, has emerged

Haishu mobile youth palace provides fun while study

The playground of Zhangshui Town Central Elementary School was divided into about ten activity areas including virtual reality, 3-D printer pen and motion sensing games on the afternoon of April 19; that is Haishu mobile youth palace which had already been to Dongqiao Town Ningfeng Elementary School and Longguan Central School.

It is learnt that major activities are centered on science and technology; there are also DIY and group activities

Yue Kiln sites selected among "top ten new archeological discoveries"

The list of the "2016 top ten new archeological discoveries in China" was released by China Cultural Relics Press and China Archeological Association on the afternoon of April 12. The "secret color kiln site" of the Shanglin Lake of Cixi County was inscribed on the list. The selection of the top ten new archeological discoveries started in 1990, and it has since been regarded as the top event of the archeological circle in China. In 1998, the Silongkou Yue Kiln site of Cixi County was selected as one of the top ten new archeological discoveries of the year, and this year, and it is the second time for the Yue Kiln sites to be selected among the top ten, This is also the third item in Ningbo to be selected to the lists of the top ten

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