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Ningbo to build a highest skyscraper of Zhejiang

According to the news conference of Firs Group held on September 23, Firs Group and Itochu Cooperation will jointly invest 9.7 billion yuan on a 400-m high building "Ningbo Center" in the core area of the Eastern New Town of Ningbo. The building is expected to complete in 2017. The Ningbo Center is to be the highest building in Zhejiang.

Reportedly, Ningbo Center will be a house for modern international shopping centers, super five-star hotels, high-end offices and all-service apartments.

Tengtou to hold Rural Anime Festival

Tengtou to hold Rural Anime Festival

The first COS Rural Anime Festival will be held in Tengtou during the seven-day National Day Holiday this year.

Wednesday Happy Hour

By Elaine Chan
The weekly happy hour is held every Wednesday between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.
at the bar on the 3rd floor of Zorba's Greek Restaurant (Lao Waitan). The
bar has very kindly offered us 30% off draught beers and one for one for
house pours, and complimentary snacks.

We look forward to seeing you at the bar again this Wednesday.
To RSVP, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 137 7711 1339.

Sailing ceremony

Sailing ceremony

1500 steel fishing ships with strong horsepower set sail at the Shipu Port on the sailing ceremony of the 14th China Fishing Festival.

Paper plane flying contest to be held

The yearly paper plane flying contest will be held in Fubang Stadium of Ningbo Sports Centre on October 6. Citizens who are interested are welcome to the contest.

Flying paper plane is a kind of special sports event involving technology, easy to learn and full of fun. Anyone who registers on the spot with his ID card can take part in it. Those who can break the record of the time length of the plane staying in air will be awarded by a certain sum of money. What’s more, the winners can also win two tickets for the national Aero Model Open which is also the first national RC Model Helicopter Tournament sponsored by and named after the "Air Defense Expo Park of China".

Exactly at the same time of the paper plane contest, the first Tianhao Tricycle Tournament will be held in the same place. For more detailed rules of the tournament, please refer to, the website of Ningbo Model Radio Sports Association.


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