Brown root rot is now a significant threat to Hong Kong's ecology. First, numerous urban heritage trees fell prey to the disease, dubbed "the SARS of trees". More recently, there have been reports of affected trees in nature reserves and even country parks. 發展局 Development Bureau is trying to contain this incurable rot fungus that could spell disaster for our forests.
Australian #sugargliders are gradually becoming Hong Kong pet lovers’ new favorites. In this second episode of Fantastic Pets, China Daily shows you how to take care of these squirrel-like little buddies.
#24SolarTerms Hottest time of the year! Today marks the start of major heat, the 12th solar term in traditional Chinese lunar calendar. Click the video to know more about customs and practices during major heat.
#video Hungarian boy Fekete Marcell Zoltan is visiting #China for the fifth time thanks to a youth summer camp which focuses on giving young people an authentic taste of Chinese #culture. bit.ly/2vHIdlD
In the second episode in our #Sichuan adventure, we hike up the Hailuogou valley. A walk on ice hiking up into Asia’s lowest glacier. An easy stroll in high altitude, a cable car ride and a hot spring to finish the day. Prayer flags, waterfalls, an epic glacier and the odd monkey all included.
#video Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of #Alibaba Group, encouraged young African #entrepreneurs and small businesses to take part in global trade on Thursday during his first visit to the continent. bit.ly/2tKclLv