This City Announces to Reopen Off-Line Training Institutions!

Source: HangzhouTube, Global Times

Good morning

On April 21, 2020, Zhoushan Education Bureau in Zhejiang issued a notice announcing the opening time of off-line training for training institutions. 
According to the notice, the off-line training institutions of primary and middle schools reviewed and approved by the education bureau can carry out off-line training in succession from May 6.
Teachers and students of training institutions shall enter the campus with the Zhoushan Green Code after passing the temperature screening. Besides, teachers and students from hard-hit areas should take the nucleic acid and serum tests before returning to school.

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Chinese mainland reports 10 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, with 6 imported cases, and 27 new asymptomatic COVID-19 patients.


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Hangzhou cancels the spring vacation for these students in 2020!

On April 21, Hangzhou Municipal Bureau of Education issued a notice to cancel the spring vacation time of primary and secondary schools in Hangzhou on April 30 and May 6, 2020. It is decided that these two days are the time for students to go to school.

Zhejiang University is about to open

On April 21, 2020, Zhejiang University issued a notice, announcing that it will arrange students to return to school in an orderly and staggered way from April 26, 2020. The specific time and relevant requirements for returning to school will be notified to each student by each college and department.

Hangzhou Metro Line 5 and line 16 to open today!

Today, Hangzhou Metro line 16 and the rear section of line 5 will be opened simultaneously.


The total length of line 5 is 56.21 km. After the opening of the rear section, 7 urban areas will be connected by line 5. The running interval of line 5 is 6 minutes and 50 seconds.


Operation time of line 5:


6AM for the first train at the starting station and 10:30PM for the last one.


The total length of line 16 is 35.12km, with 12 stations. The starting station of the line is located at Jiuzhou Street station, and the terminal station is Lvting Road station, where passengers can take line 3 and line 5. 


Operation time of line 16:


6:10AM for Jiuzhou Street station and 10:33PM for the last bus. Lvting Road starts at 6:20AM and the last bus starts at 10:33PM.

Xihu Avenue in China rose blossoms

On April 21, the rain gradually stopped in Hangzhou, and the roses in the middle of the Xihu Avenue were blooming. Cars shuttled through them, as if they were driving in the flower gallery.

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