East China's coastal city of Xiamen launched the country's first rail route to Europe under a smart and secure trade lanes (SSTL) program. The cargo train, carrying 38 containers of liquid crystal displays worth 31 million yuan ($4.5 million), departed Xiamen on March 2. The journey to Lodz, Poland, is expected to last 15 days.
The inaugural Intellectual Property Cup creative design contest, hosted by Xiamen's intellectual property office and Xiamen Industrial Design Association, awarded 33 projects.
The 2017 China (Xiamen) International VR and AR Expo will take place between Mar 24 and 26 in Xiamen, as an event launched to foster connections between leading solution providers with brands and customers.