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Internet Plus changes people’s lifestyles in China

Updated: Dec 30,2015 2:33 PM

A woman shows the new farmer-oriented mobile phone app that provides online financial service, in Jingning county, Gansu province, July 29, 2015. The online service involves more than 20 types of business, including deposits and withdrawals, sales and purchases of agricultural products and agricultural technology and can function as an online bank, e-commerce site, rural finance tutor and loan source for farmers.[Photo/Xinhua]

Internet Plus, an action plan, was first presented in a Chinese government work report in March, 2015. It aims to integrate the Internet with traditional industries and fuel economic growth.

Now, the notion of Internet Plus is buzzing in China. People are changing their consumption and lifestyle habits, as more and more industries mix with Internet technology.

A man introduces an agriculture application system, in Yushan county, Fujian province, July 29, 2015. The system uses Internet technology to monitor the growth of vegetables and fruits.[Photo/Xinhua]

An employee of Didi Kuaidi shows a senior citizen how to book a car by using the touch screen device at one of the many Didi stations installed by the company in Shanghai neighborhoods, Oct 15, 2015.[Photo/Xinhua]

An employee of the Bank of Lanzhou shows a client how to deal with business by scanning a two-dimension code to sign up to a hospital’s WeChat account, Lanzhou, Gansu province, Aug 14, 2015.[Photo/Xinhua]

A couple show the handheld devices that can make emergency calls to a hospital and can contact family members if they require assistance, Hefei, Anhui province, Dec 29, 2015. [Photo/Xinhua]

A poster show a hospital’s WeChat account, Guangzhou, Guangdong province, Dec 29, 2015. Patients can register and pay fees online by scanning the two-dimensional code to sign up to the hospital’s WeChat account. [Photo/Xinhua]

A Peking Opera actor performs at a ceremony to celebrate a Peking Opera app launch in Beijing, May 23, 2015.[Photo/Xinhua]

A deliveryman of Chinese food delivery company is on his way to deliver meals in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, Dec 25, 2015. [Photo/Asianewsphoto]