China eyes closer relations with island states

China aspires to strengthen partnerships with island states across the world to safeguard our blue planet, said Wang Hong, director of China's State Oceanic Administration, on Thursday.

Kitesurfing contest kicks off in Pingtan

The 2017 Pingtan International Kitesurfing Competition, kicked off in Pingtan, in South China’s Fujian province on Sept 19.

Cross-Straits runners light up the night in Pingtan

The 2nd Cross-Straits Light Night Run Festival kicked off in Pingtan, South China's Fujian province on the night of September 16.

Romantic Pingtan

A handful of locales in Pingtan were listed as perfect dating sites by the local news website A set of pictures capturing the beauty of these scenic sites explains why they made the list.