In this Week in Photos, torrential rains hit southern areas of China, the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show Asia showcases the latest achievements in 5G technology, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, and vehicle technology; and tourists enjoy summertime across China.
An aerial view of a herd of cows submerged in floodwater in Ji’an, Jiangxi province, June 12, 2019. Torrential rains have damaged 77,400 hectares of crops and destroyed 118 houses in Jiangxi province since last Thursday. Deng Heping/VCG
A rescuer crosses the river to evacuate people trapped after heavy rain triggered a flood in Heyuan, Guangdong province, June 11, 2019. Seven people were killed and one went missing after the storm. Cai Zirong/VCG
Two road workers clear rocks while building cliffside roads in Badong County, Hubei province, June 10, 2019. Yang Peishun/Xinhua
Tourists visit Detian Waterfall in Daxin County, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 11, 2019. Yu Xiangqian/Xinhua
A staff member demonstrates a gesture-capturing system during the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show Asia in Shanghai, June 11, 2019. The three-day exhibition showcased the latest achievements in 5G technology, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, and vehicle technology. Fang Zhe/Xinhua
Visitors wearing virtual reality headsets try a driving system at a Nissan Motors Co. booth during the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show Asia in Shanghai, June 11, 2019. The tech event ran until June 13. Shen Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images/VCG
A tourist wipes sweat off an actor dressed as a terra cotta warrior in Xi’an, Shaanxi province, June 13, 2019. Wei Yongxian/VCG