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¥172m to be invested in road renovation

¥172m to be invested in road renovation

A renovation project on the section of Jinsha Road between Jinhuan Road and Jintai Interchange and its surroundings in Longhu District with a total investment of 172 million yuan (US$24.5 million) is now calling for bids, according to Shantou Municipal Public Resource Exchange Center.

City to recruit volunteers from young entrepreneurs

City to recruit volunteers from young entrepreneurs

Shantou is recruiting volunteers from the young entrepreneurs in the city to form a high-quality team of volunteers for the upcoming Asian Youth Games, with a launch ceremony for the recruitment held in Longhu District on July 19.

New roads to facilitate traffic in city

New roads to facilitate traffic in city

The drive time between east and west Shantou will be cut to half an hour after the construction of Zhongyang Boulevard is completed in June 2021, Shantou Daily reported.

Locals act against floating trash

Locals act against floating trash

Dressed in life jackets and carrying rods with fishing nets, local volunteers boarded boats at the Chaoshang Dock and sailed to the sea.

Swimming and diving center renovation to be completed by March 2021

Swimming and diving center renovation to be completed by March 2021

Renovation of the Shantou swimming and diving center, which began Jan. 31 and is currently in full swing, is estimated to be completed by late March of 2021, according to the renovation project team in an informal meeting with a team of representatives of the municipal federation of trade unions recently.

3rd Asian Youth Games provides opportunity to boost city development

3rd Asian Youth Games provides opportunity to boost city development

Leveraging the opportunity to host the 3rd Asian Youth Games, the highest-level sports event that Shantou will host in its history, the city is pushing forward the preparatory work for the Games as well as the building of a modernized city, turning the hosting of the Games into an opportunity to boost city development.

Venue construction for the Games in full swing

Venue construction for the Games in full swing

The construction site of the Asian Youth Games main venue project. Photo by Ye Guo/XinhuaAn aerial photo of the construction site of the Shantou Swimming and Diving Center. Photo by Li...