History and Culture

Hollywood and China embrace for more animation co-productions

2017-11-11 11:16:00

Aimed at stimulating international co-productions and strategic alliances in the cultural and entertainment sectors, animation projects between China and Hollywood are leading the charge in film production and elsewhere. Full Story

New page started as Tibet awards doctorates for 1st time

2017-11-11 10:26:00

Four students in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region were granted doctorate degrees Friday, the first batch of doctorate degrees ever awarded by a Tibetan university. Full Story

Archaeologists excavate 5,500-year-old cemetery in northwest China

2017-11-11 10:26:00

Archaeologists are currently excavating a 5,500-year-old cemetery which is estimated to have more than 2,000 graves, authorities in northwest China's Shaanxi Province announced Thursday. Full Story

Meet a young Forbidden City

2017-11-10 15:01:00

What's your impression of the Forbidden City? Old and traditional? It has more surprises now! Full Story

Chinese government gives push to music industry

2017-11-10 13:11:00

During the fourth Music Industry Forum held on Nov 3, the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television said a series of promotions will be given to the Chinese music industry in the future. Full Story

Louis Cha's acclaimed trilogy to be translated into English

2017-11-10 10:04:00

Fans will soon get more from the writer as his most popular trilogy, named after the first of the three books, Legends of the Condor Heroes, is scheduled to hit bookstores in February. Full Story

Royal baths shed light on Qin rulers

2017-11-10 09:25:00

Three royal baths have been unearthed among the ruins of an ancient city in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, archaeologists said. Full Story

U.S. art historian in love with Dunhuang

2017-11-10 08:27:00

The 74-year-old U.S. art historian Mimi Gates has passionately participated in the conservation of the Dunhuang relics for years. Full Story

Tencent partners with UNESCO to preserve endangered languages

2017-11-10 08:19:00

Tencent Cloud, the cloud computing arm of tech giant Tencent Holdings, is partnering with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization to preserve endangered languages through digital means, the company said on Wednesday. Full Story

Shanghai Museum to hold China's largest fresco exhibition

2017-11-09 17:11:00

Chinese restorers have selected 89 original fresco paintings, some centuries old, for what will be the largest fresco exhibition to be held in China. Full Story