China Travel News Tag:world expo 2010 (4 news)

Expo prepared for mobile phone TV

Date: 6/24/2009 10:11:00 PM by shyoto Tags: World Expo 2010 Shanghai

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The Shanghai World Expo organizers say they have built most of the mobile phone stations needed to support handset TV services featuring 2010 World Expo content in the city.

 

The Expo organizers have decided to set up handset TV channels to broadcast the event when it starts in May.

 

At the weekend the State Administration of Radio, Film and Televisio

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Mobile toilets will handle Expo demand

Date: 6/24/2009 10:10:00 PM by shyoto Tags: World Expo 2010 Shanghai

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TO cope with the demand for facilities during the 2010 World Expo, 49 sets of mobile toilets are to be made available, the Shanghai Greenery and Public Sanitation Bureau said yesterday.

 

The mobile toilets will provide 360 cubicles for the public. They are high-tech facilities using solar energy for lighting and advanced ecological processing technologies, officials said.<

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Folk games: a window on old Shanghai

Date: 6/24/2009 10:08:00 PM by shyoto Tags: World Expo 2010 Shanghai

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VISITORS to the Shanghai World Expo may be able to take part in Shanghai's traditional longtang games, including hoop-rolling, shuttlecock kicking - in which players use their feet to keep a shuttlecock in the air - marbles and rubber-band skipping, which were popular in the city decades ago.

 

The folk games can help Expo visitors understand Shanghai, Zhu Yonglei, deputy d

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