Five wild orchid species were found on Mount Tai during a recent investigation on herbaceous plants distributed on the majestic mountain, according to the Taishan pest control and quarantine station.
Crickets have become a major source of income for local farmers in Tai'an, Shandong province, with one cricket selling for 50,000 yuan ($7,505) recently.
Local transportation company carried out safety check on school buses to prepare for the upcoming new term in schools.
A high-end jewelry and jade carving exhibition with a total value exceeding one billion yuan ($150 million) will debut at the Taishan International Conference Center on Sept 5 in Tai'an, Shandong province to promote the local jade industry and raise its profile across the entire market.
The inaugural world youth tai chi summit was recently held in Tai'an, Shandong province, attracting more than 1,000 world champions, masters' descendants, experts and other tai chi enthusiasts.
Morning at Taishan Mountain in Shandong province, Aug 10, 2017. More than 400 photographers from the Fifth International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP) Photo Meeting, one of the flagship events in world photography, climbed up to the renowned Taishan Mountain to appreciate the scenery and capture the mesmerizing sight on camera.
More than 300 photographers from 42 different countries and regions gathered in Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province on Aug 8 for the opening ceremony of the 5th FIAP Photo Meeting.