China week in pictures | January 8-14, 2022
A weekly picture selection of other news, events or sights in China...
𝟮. January 13 – High speed trains are parked and ready on the tracks in Nanjingnan station in #Jiangsu province capital #Nanjing. The upcoming Spring Festival travel rush is projected to last 40 days from Jan 17 to Feb 25, with about 280 million train trips expected nationwide.
𝟯. January 10 – Police officers Shi Xianqiang and his wife start their patrol in a small remote village 100km from China's most Northern city Mohe in #Heilongjiang province. Along with 19 other police officers, Shi Xianqiang, was honored on National Police Day last Monday by the Ministry of Public Security.
𝟰. January 10 –Lisu ethnic minority people give fresh fruits as gifts to passengers on the first high speed train departing from Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture in #Sichuan province. Sections of a new #Chengdu-#Kunming Railway, with longer bridges and tunnels shortening the line and increasing its speed, were recently put into operation.
𝟱. January 12 – A four-month-old Siberian tiger at the Shenyang Guaipo Siberian Tiger Park in s #Liaoning province capital #Shenyang. As the Year of Tiger is approaching, tourists have come to Shenyang to see tigers and welcome the new year.
𝟲. January 10 – A lantern festival in Zigong, #Sichuan province to welcome the upcoming Spring Festival, or Chinese Lunar New Year on February 1.
Picture courtesy : various news sites or own photography