Formerly a rustic fishing village in the Taiwan Strait, the fad for rural tourism in China is transforming Beigang village in Pingtan, Fujian province into a trendy seaside resort of beachside seafood restaurants, chic homestays and top-notch facilities.
The play "Pingtan Impression" made its stage debut in Beijing on Jan 15.
Pingtan organized a maritime safety lecture for local fishing industry workers on Jan 12.
Pingtan in Fujian province is building a round-the-clock self-service reading room next to Pingtan Library's front gate.
The first container liner to service a route from Hong Kong to Pingtan, arrived at Pingtan.
Families from the mainland and Taiwan celebrated Christmas together at Taiwan Innovation Park in Pingtan, Fujian province.
A handful of locales in Pingtan were listed as perfect dating sites by the local news website ptnet.cn.
Pingtan Aoqian Port was approved to grant port visas to foreigners as of May 1.
Authorities said they will give much thought to the cultural history of the parks' location as well as conservation measures.