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Rappler's latest stories on Hangzhou


China facial recognition case puts Big Brother on trial

Jan 08, 2020 - 2:17 PM

Domestic media call Guo Bing's suit against the Hangzhou Safari Park in eastern China the first of its kind in the country, and the public reaction has exposed fears that technology is outpacing legal safeguards

FACIAL RECOGNITION. This file photo taken on August 21, 2019 shows a woman using a facial recognition device installed at an IFuree Go self-service supermarket in Tianjin. File photo by Nicolas Asfouri/ AFP

Chinese surveillance giants' stocks dive on U.S. blacklist report

May 22, 2019 - 5:52 PM

A potential blacklist would make it harder for Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology and Zhejiang Dahua Technology to access the US market and suppliers

The world of online games arrives in China for WESG Grand Final

Mar 14, 2018 - 11:54 AM

Victory at the $5.5-million World Electronic Sports Games Grand Final will also ensure immortality in the eyes of the millions of eSport fans

LEVEL UP. In this file photo, gamers take part in the European finals of the 2017 World Electronic Sports Games in Barcelona on November 23, 2017. Photo by Josep Lago/AFP

Jokowi perintahkan Ahok belajar Kota Tua di Hangzhou

Sep 10, 2016 - 6:18 PM

Kota tua di ibu kota provinsi Zhejiang di area selatan Tiongkok ini jadi rujukan mengelola kota yang nyaman

Salah satu bangunan di kota tua Hangzhou, Tiongkok, pada 9 September 2016. Foto oleh Uni Lubis/Rappler

FOTO: Berkunjung ke Museum Kuliner di Hangzhou

Sep 10, 2016 - 1:20 PM

Jika ada kenikmatan tiada tara di surga ada Hangzhou di bumi

LINI MASA: Jokowi hadiri KTT G20 di Tiongkok

Sep 05, 2016 - 7:28 PM

Dalam forum ini Presiden Jokowi akan menyampaikan pesan utama mengenai keterbukaan informasi di antara negara negara G 20 termasuk transparansi sistem perpajakan internasional

HADIRI KTT G20. Pesawat Kepresidenan yang membawa Presiden Joko Widodo dan delegasi bersiap melakukan lepas landas di Pangkalan Udara TNI AU Halim Perdanakusuma, Jakarta, Jumat, 2 September. Foto oleh Widodo S. Jusuf/ANTARA

China's Xi warns against 'empty talk' as G20 summit opens

Sep 04, 2016 - 9:00 PM

UPDATED President Xi Jinping urges his fellow world leaders to steer the global economy back to the road of strong balanced comprehensive and sustainable growth

(Front row L-R) Brazil's President Michel Temer, Indonesia's President Joko Widodo, Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, US President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, China's President Xi Jinping, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Russia's President Vladimir Putin, French President Francois Hollande, South Korea's President Park Geun-Hye, Argentina's President Mauricio Macri, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi; (2nd Row L-R) Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Muhammad bin Salman Al Saud, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, Laos' President Bounnhang Vorachith, Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev, Chad's President Idriss Deby, Senegal's President Macky Sall, Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, European Council President Donald Tusk, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker; (3rd row L-R) Argentina's President Mauricio Macri, (unknown), IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, and three others pose for family photo in Hangzhou on September 4, 2016. World leaders are gathering in Hangzhou for the 11th G20 Leaders Summit from September 4 to 5. / AFP PHOTO / Greg BAKER

The wonders of Hangzhou

Sep 22, 2014 - 1:20 PM

Undaunted by its long and humid summers as many as 80 million people visit the beautiful and romantic city of Hangzhou each year

Chinese officials retreat on incinerator after protests

May 11, 2014 - 9:42 PM

Chinese officials backtrack on plans to put an incinerator in eastern China due to protests over health concerns

Life and Style wRap: Pope Francis’ first love, explore China for free

Mar 18, 2013 - 2:52 PM

Pope Francis childhood love a flawless diamond and a chance to explore China for free are some Life Style stories you might want to know about

PUPPY LOVE. Before becoming a priest, current Pope Francis or Jorge Bergoglio, cherished a puppy love. Photo from the 'Pope Francis: Jorge Mario Bergoglio' Facebook page