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Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar opened for business

On the afternoon of March 10, Xinjiang International Grand Bazaar scenic spot located in Tianshan District in Urumqi, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, officially opened for business, while guaranteeing that the epidemic prevention and control work is in order. More than 1,000 shopkeepers opened their shops, accounting for 70% of the total merchants.More>>>

Across China: Xinjiang's bazaars regain vitality as epidemic wanes

 Business volumes have rebounded to about 60 percent to 70 percent of the usual level, with some 23,000 visits recorded each day last week, according to a tourism firm that is one of the bazaar's operators.More>>>

Hotan Night Market opens to welcome guests

On March 11, Hotan Night Market and Hotan Night Market Huanhu Store in Hotan City, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, officially resumed operation. At present, the number of diners to Hotan Night Market has been increasing gradually each night. According to the manager of Hotan Night Market Huanhu Store, as being temporarily suspended due to epidemic prevention and control, all merchants have been given one month’s rent off. At present, 96 booths of Hotan Night Market Huanhu Store are open, accounting for 43% of the total number of booths.More>>>

Xinjiang snack street reopens

A famous snack street in Changji, a city in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, is back in business following epidemic measures.More>>>

Daily life in Yengisar county, Xinjiang

A child buys cotton candy at a bazar in Yengisar county, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, March 17, 2020. More>>>

Aksu Cultural and Tourism Bazaar resumed operation

On the evening of March 18, the biggest indoor night market in Aksu City of Aksu Prefecture, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Aksu Cultural and Tourism Bazaar resumed operation. Diners following the smell of food came one after another to the place full of smoke of cooking, the "nighttime economy" of Aksu began to recover.More>>>

Tianchi Lake scenic area welcomed the first batch of group tourists

On March 18, the Tianchi Lake scenic area in the Tianshan Mountains, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, welcomed more than 600 tourists who are medical workers of Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture and their family members, and migrant workers from southern Xinjiang. This is the first batch of group tourists after reopening of the scenic area.More>>>

Urumqi: "Spring Equinox" is approaching, it is a great time for spring outing

On March 18, the highest temperature in Urumqi was 16℃. The gentle spring breeze is about to bring the "spring equinox" of the 24 solar terms here. Spring comes back to the earth. Many citizens take their children to park for outing, listening to the spring water and watching the spring buds sprouting. The splendour of spring is everywhere.More>>>

On March 20, it was sunny with a gentle breeze in Korla City (the Pear City), Bayingolin Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.More>>>