Online durian festival begins in S. China

NANNING: An online durian festival has opened in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. A launch ceremony was held Monday for the 2020 China-Malaysia (Guangxi) Online Durian Festival in a duty-free store in a part of the pilot free trade zone in Guangxi. Following the ceremony, customers purchased 300,000 durians within 51 minutes at the online festival. Besides the main venue in Guangxi, two other venues have been set up in Malaysia. The event will last four days. – Agencies