In this Week in Photos, the 2019 World 5G Convention is held in Beijing; male giant panda Bei Bei, who was born in the United States in 2015, arrives at the Bifengxia Panda Base in southwestern China; and China’s polar icebreakers Xuelong and Xuelong 2 reach waters near Antarctica’s Zhongshan Station.
A visitor tries out AR glasses during the 2019 World 5G Convention at the Beijing Etrong International Exhibition & Convention Center in Beijing, Nov. 21, 2019. Jiang Qiming/CNS/VCG
Male giant panda Bei Bei makes his first appearance after arriving at the Bifengxia Panda Base in the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Pandas in Ya’an, Sichuan province, Nov. 21, 2019. Bei Bei, who was born in the United States in 2015, arrived at the Bifengxia Panda Base on Nov. 20 and will meet the public after one month of isolation and observation. Wang Xiao/Red Star News/VCG
An ice-sugar gourd vendor passes a bus in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, Nov. 21, 2019. VCG
The interior of the Leeza Soho tower during its grand opening in Beijing, Nov. 19, 2019. Leeza Soho was designed by Zaha Hadid Architects and is a 46-story mixed-use tower with the world’s tallest atrium. VCG
Electrical worker Liu Hongji does the first live work on a 1000kV AC ultra-high voltage (UHV) transmission line in Cangzhou, Hebei province, Nov. 19, 2019. Hu Xiaolong/VCG
China’s polar icebreakers Xuelong 2 and Xuelong sail toward the Zhongshan Station in Antarctica, Nov. 20, 2019. Liu Shiping/Xinhua
People watch a loop-catching geese game during a folk temple fair in Wuyi County, Zhejiang province, Nov. 21, 2019. Zhang Jiancheng/VCG