A week devoted to science and peace will be observed
The International Week of Science and Peace will be celebrated across China starting on Monday to highlight the important role of science in society and the need to engage the wider public in debates on emerging scientific issues. This year’s theme centers on building “a common home of security, stability and prosperity”. manufacturing sector in China, the fair will attract exhibitors from 28 countries and regions. Exhibits will cover an area of 280,000 square meters. With the theme “Innovation, Smart, Green”, the event aims to promote six key strategic emerging industries mentioned in the Made in China 2025 initiative. The Hangzhou Marathon will get off the mark in the morning on Sunday in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. Around 35,000 athletes will compete in the event’s full marathon (42.2 kilometers), half-marathon (21.1 km), mini marathon (7 km), couple run (4.5 km) and family run (1.2 km). The event started in 1987.