Mai Zhiping was not interested in the seemingly attractive overtime pay. Instead, he decided to visit his girlfriend's family on the Labor Day.
International Horticultural Exposition 2011 faced a tourist flow peak of more than 100 thousand visitors on Sunday.
China's latest push to ban smoking in indoor public venues has come into effect.
President Hu Jintao extended condolences to Barack Obama on Saturday over the devastating tornados that swept through southern United States this week.
China's women astronauts may fly to space as soon as the latter half of next year, said a senior official in charge of the manned space program on Friday.
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao's visits to Malaysia and Indonesia have enhanced China's relations with the two countries, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said Saturday.
A court in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on Saturday sentenced a couple, who owned a building materials factory, to prison, for enslaving mentally ill workers and forcing them to work without pay.
China has detected more than 100,000 cases involving violation of intellectual property rights (IPR) in the past five months.
Nearly 600,000 foreigners were living on the Chinese mainland at the end of 2010.
China on Friday offered multibillion-dollar loans and $10 billion worth of business contracts to Indonesia.