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  • Xuhui District Held 2018 “Safety Production Month” Event

    Recently, the 2018 Xuhui District “Safety Production Month” event was held in Xujiahui Park. This event was organized by the District Safety Production Committee, sponsored by the District Administration of Work Safety and Xujiahui Sub-district, co-sponsored by the District People’s Government Office, District Construction & Transportation Commission, District Administration for Market Regulation, District Civil Defense Office and District Fire Brigade. District Vice Governor and District Safety Committee Deputy Director Yan Bo attended the meeting. The Awarding Ceremony for Safety Production Promotion Education Blackboard Newspaper Making Competition co-organized by the District Safety Production Committee Office and the State-owned Assets Supervision & Administration Commission was held, before the event started. Yan Bo and leaders from the Committee Office Administration and Sub-district attending the event presented prizes for 14 outstanding blackboard newspaper works of the street town and group. District Administration of Work Safety, Construction & Transportation Commission, Administration for Market Regulation, Civil Defense Office, Fire Brigade and Xujiahui Sub-district set up consultation service desk at the event site, placed billboard to promote safety production, construction safety, special equipment safety, underground space safety, fire safety, community safety and other safety knowledge closely associated with production and life to the masses, answered questions on policies and laws, and sent out more than 5,000 copies of promotional materials such as leaflets, folding pages, knowledge manuals and warning CDs on the spot.(Source: xuhuibao.com, Author: Gu Zhenhua)

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  • Xuhui Launched Window Service Industry Skills Contest Series to Welcome CIIE

    In the afternoon of June, 21, Xuhui Window Service Industry Skills Presentation was held in Huating Hotel, as the second of a series of events held by Xuhui Spiritual Civilization Office and Xuhui General Labor Union to welcome China International Import Expo, which aims to improve the quality of window services and present a new image of window service industry through skills presentations and a series of skills contests, and more importantly, contribute to the successful opening of the 1st China International Import Expo. During the event, on behalf of the window service industry in Xuhui, national model worker, Xu Ning, from Orient Shopping Center launched an initiative, which was responded by videos featuring representative workers from various industries containing window services. A performance group from East China Normal University staged a workwear show, which represented workers in window service industries including hotel, bank, hospital, environmental sanitation, and public transportation. Expert workers from each industry also presented their “special skills” within their own field of expertise, including flower arrangement, wood art, tea art, make-up, western-style pastry, gift packaging, coffee decorating, napkin folding, and food carving and arrangement, which were assessed through voting by a judge panel formed by audience on-site. There was also an import expo knowledge quiz and contest where audiences were enthusiastic to participate in. On the same day, Xuhui Window Service Industry Skills Contest Series was officially launched, and following this there will be more worker skills contests in tourism, dining and housekeeping industries. (Source: eastday.com; Reporter: Wang Jiemin)

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  • Football Atmosphere Permeates in Xujiahui Subway Station

    With the arrival of Russian World Cup, many stores have launched World Cup activities based on this highlight. Recently, on the No.11 pedestrian promenade inside the Xujiahui Subway Station, oil paintings depicting fans from around the world are on display, adding a touch of fine art to the entire passageway, as well as World Cup “passion” in the crowded Xujiahui Subway Station. At the scene, people can see the magical style of oil paintings; with the theme of “New Crustal Movement”, pictures show the world is divided into seven continents and the war is about to begin after continental drift, which means participating teams of the World Cup will soon start fighting. It is said that on the occasion of the 2018 World Cup, the organizer hopes to show very strong Russian-style paintings or artworks to the Chinese fans through this exhibition, and the exhibition also includes the matryoshka with Russian characteristics, exquisite paintings and cute dresses, to win favor of people. In addition, eight works of beer can device are also displayed at the scene, to show the words of “fighting” in Portuguese, Spanish, German and other languages (picture by Lu Xiang), and deliver the best wishes of “gathering in Russia, toasting the world” to the fans for Portugal, Argentina, Germany, Spain, Brazil and other teams. (Source: xuhuibao.com)

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  • “Huibao Eco-Tour” Debuts

    On June 5, the proposal by citizen Du Xiaohan on “developing environmentally-friendly tourist routes with Shanghai characteristics, where visitors can learn knowledge, increase environmental awareness, and enjoy the pleasure of tourism”, was recognized as a “Top Ten Excellent Idea” on environmental protection at the "Act for a Beautiful Shanghai " - Theme Activity of the "6.5 Environment Day", which was held in Caohejing Development Zone Park in Xuhui District. At the event, Xuhui District released the “Huibao’s Eco-tour” route, and held the “Huibao’s Eco-tour” cycling activity on the Huicui Line. The event saw attendance of Xiao Guiyu, Deputy Director of the Standing Committee of Shanghai Municipal People's Congress, Guo Fang, Party Secretary of the Shanghai Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau, Shou Ziqi, Director of Shanghai Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau, Fang Shizhong, Mayor of Xuhui District, and Wang Chunchen, Director of Xuhui District People's Congress. Senior officials from environmental protection bureaus from different districts, environmental protection volunteer teams, members of the Xuhui Environmental Protection Three-year Action Plan, towns and villages, companies in Xuhui, international ecological schools, and environmental education bases. It is reported that June 5, 2018 was the fourth Environment Day since the implementation of the new "Environmental Protection Law of the People's Republic of China." The theme of this year's World Environment Day is "Beat Plastic Pollution." China's theme for this year’s publicity for the Environment Day is "Act for a Beautiful China", and Shanghai's theme is "Act for a Beautiful Shanghai". The main event day was organized by the China Century Environment Run (Shanghai) Organizing Committee, the Shanghai Environmental Protection Bureau, and the Xuhui District People's Government, co-organized by The Shanghai Environmental Protection Education Center and Xuhui District Environmental Protection Bureau, and was supported by Shanghai Caohejing Development Zone Corporation and Hongmei Sub-district. In his address, Xiao Guiyu stated that the Environment Day event aimed to create a social atmosphere for everyone to advocate everything about ecological civilization at all time, and mobilize and guide all sectors of the society to focus on the concept of harmonious development of the human and nature and the green development. Choosing a simple, appropriate, green and low-carbon lifestyle, everyone should actively participate in ecological and environmental affairs, work together for pollution prevention, and strive to build beautiful Shanghai. At the event, an awarding ceremony was held for city-level environmental education bases, certification of environmental protection volunteers, recruitment of environmental protection volunteers, and the “Top Ten Brilliant Ideas”. Biao Shanghua, Party Secretary of Meiyun Sancun Residence of Lingyun Sub-district, Representative of the 15th Shanghai People's Congress and Director of the “Green Housewife Environmental Protection Guidance Center”, on behalf of all volunteers, issued a volunteer proposal for environmental protection: “Drive less to work, pack left-over food, and save electricity.” Experts of the Shanghai Municipal Institute of Environmental Sciences released a popular science game on garbage sorting and disposal. In order to further mobilize the public to participate in ecological environmental protection, the Xuhui District Environmental Protection Bureau recruits ambassadors for the course. After open voting, “Huibao”, designed by a high school student named Zhang Yudi, won the competition and became the ambassador for Xuhui’s environmental protection. Symbolizing the Chinese character “hui”, it has a "water droplets" shape and it was immediately popular among the public because of its cute design. Xuhui has actively promoted public activity of “Citizens Observe Environmental Protection” by digging deep into the resources of environmental education bases, environment-friendly enterprises, and environmental popular science practice sites in the district. It has designed and released the “Huibao Eco-tour” route and held the cycling event. The "Huibao Eco-tour" consists of 3 lines and 9 sites. They are: The Huilv Line - Green Life Tour, and the sites include: Lingyun Green Housewives Environmental Protection Guidance Center, Ancient Papermaking Base, and Linlihui of Changqiao Ecology Home; Huiqing line - low-carbon riverside tour, and the sites include: Xuhui Riverside public open space, rain garden, Airport River (Binjiang section); Huicui line - ecological park tour, and the sites include: Caohejing exhibition hall, 3M China Co., Ltd., and Shanghai Nuclear Engineering Research and Design Institute. On the same day, environmental protection volunteers in Xuhui launched the "Huibao Eco-tour" Huicui line cycling activity, who visited 3M China Co., Ltd. and Shanghai Nuclear Engineering Research & Design Institute, fully understanding the role of environmental protection concepts in enterprises. Recyclable courier boxes, spoons made from waste wood sticks, and cups made of orange peels coated with natural lacquer—the event also demonstrated garbage sorting, reduction, recycling technology and other products from green supply chain companies and environmentally friendly companies. In addition to the activities on the Environment Day, Xuhui set the month from May to June as the Environment Month from this year. Schools, towns and enterprises in the district will carry out extensive publicity activities. The activities will included "Youth Environmental Protection Brainstorming" and the 2018 "Shanghai Environment Cup" reading marathon challenge.(Source: Xuhuibao.com Reporter: Wu Mei)

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  • “Happy Symphony” Plays Cultural Confidence

    “I never expected to enjoy such a high-quality concert at the doorway; last year I was an audience, but this year I am a host, and I am very happy.” In the evening of May 26, at the community music festival held in Xuhui Yuan, Mrs. Hellen, the resident of Xuhui Yuan, was very excited to be invited as a foreign host for the first time; she said that both she and her husband like the symphony, and they also hope to contribute to cultural development of the community by participating in this event. From May 26 to May 27, a serial performance activity, with the theme of “Celebration for 40th Anniversary of Reform and Opening-up---Promoting Popularization of Symphony Music • Creating Xuhui Culture Brand & 2018 3rd Xuhui Yuan ‘Symphony Cluster • Happy Resident’” was unveiled at the sports field of Shanghai Nanyang Model Middle School which is a co-construction unit of Xuhui Yuan. The activity of elegant arts penetrating into community serves as a representative of Xuhui District’s community culture brand, under promotion of enterprises and active participation of domestic and foreign residents. On May 27, the second and third session of serial performance was held, namely “June 1st” Youth Session and Community Resident Party Session continued to perform at Nanyang Model Middle School. This year marks the 40th anniversary of reform and opening up; the reform and opening up has brought rapid development of Chinese economy, improvement for resident’s living conditions, open exchanges between Chinese and Western culture and prosperity of cultural self-confidence. By the opportunity of reform and opening up, more and more overseas housing enterprises enter China and Shanghai. Xuhui Yuan is an urban complex invested, developed, constructed, operated and managed by the overseas real estate company Shanghai Hangxin Real Estate Co., Ltd. The community is home to more than 5,000 residents from all over the world and across the country. Multiple cultures have created international atmosphere of Xuhui Yuan as a “global village”. The 3rd Xuhui Yuan “Symphony Cluster • Happy Resident” serial performance activity is divided into International Friend Party Session, “June 1st” Youth Session and Community Resident Party Session, generally guided by Xuhui District Culture Bureau, whereas Xuhui District Education Bureau and Fenglin Sub-district guided the Youth Session and Community Resident Party Session respectively. It is organized by Shanghai Hangxin Real Estate Co., Ltd and Shanghai Hangxin Property Management Co., Ltd, and sponsored by the Shanghai Hangxin Culture Development Center. Different from the past two activities, the serial activity this time is also open to the surrounding communities and campuses; participants include not only foreign friends from hotel apartment in Xuhui Yuan community, community residents, company customers in office buildings, but also resident representatives from surrounding communities such as Qiangsheng, Xiechang, Longhua, Shenhang and Wanliu, etc, as well as teachers and students from neighboring schools such as Longshan Kindergarten, Dong Er Primary School and Nanyang Model Middle School, etc; three sessions of activity are fully packed with people and unprecedentedly welcomed. During the performance, children Luo Ziman and Li Yuehan from Dong Er Primary School also wore bright red scarf for the famous conductor Cao Peng and famous composer Lv Qiming on the scene and saying, “we are very proud to present red scarf to two artists; their dedication to arts is worth learning and passing on by us.” In the Community Resident Party Session that night, there were a series of brilliant shows one after another. Teacher Cao Peng also taught on site and invited audience to direct the prelude of opera Carmen together on stage, so that the audience indulged in “conductor addiction”. Li Yuejing a resident of Xuhui Yuan and the host of this concert said, “I have lived in Xuhui Yuan for 5 years, and here I feel top-quality service, standardized management and a sense of security. The concert holding here this time has planted a seed in my daughter’s heart, because now she is also very passionate about symphony, and hopes our community more beautiful and the activity more wonderful.” It is reported that Hangxin Company has been committed to sponsoring music, art, culture and education over the long term; entrusted by the Singaporean parent company, hundreds of globally valuable violins, violas and cellos collected by the Group President since 1980s were granted for use by domestic and overseas orchestras and music academy students, to help students realize the dream of music. The organizer hopes to promote and expand the activity of elegant art into community by means of this concert, and jointly build cultural confidence with surrounding communities and campuses. (Source: xuhuibao.com)

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