History and Culture

Chinese 'Queen of the suit' to debut new collection in NYFW

2018-02-11 08:58:00

Chinese fashion designer Tao Wang, who has gained an international reputation among powerful, professional and modern women, is to debut the latest collection of her namesake brand TAORAY WANG on Saturday at the New York Fashion Week (NYFW). Full Story

Chinese cultural show becomes hit in New Delhi, enthralls Indian audience

2018-02-10 16:59:00

A Chinese cultural show in New Delhi to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Dog, or Spring Festival, turned out to be a packed-house on Friday night, with over 1,000 people acclaiming the Chinese artists. Full Story

Celebration of Chinese New Year seen in St. Petersburg

2018-02-10 16:57:00

The celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year started in St. Petersburg on Friday with the Sichuan Culture Festival. Full Story

China's Terracotta Army figures serve as goodwill ambassadors in UK

2018-02-10 14:14:00

China's Terracotta Army marched to Britain as Liverpool's long-awaited Terracotta Warriors exhibition opened on Friday. Objects from one of the world's greatest archaeological discoveries attracted hundreds of visitors on the first day. Full Story

Ottawa hosts world's largest ice dragon boat race

2018-02-10 14:11:00

For nearly a quarter-century, Ottawa has been the site of North America's largest annual dragon-boat festivals, which builds on a Chinese tradition of racing boats adorned with dragon heads and tails that dates back more than two millennia. Full Story

Chinese youth fall in love with cultural ‘treasure hunt’

2018-02-10 11:48:00

Documentary director Xu Huan did not think her cultural relics videos would become a hit among Chinese youth. Full Story

Dog stamps bring UN headquarters a touch of Chinese New Year

2018-02-10 10:37:00

Unique, auspicious, and absolutely international, a young Chinese couple got a wedding gift for themselves at the United Nations (UN) post office Wednesday - a personalized stamp sheet featuring their snapshot and the Year of the Dog. Full Story

Time for celebration

2018-02-10 09:57:00

Spring Festival is all about harmony and affection. And, as long as families come together, the declining use of firecrackers won't make a difference to the festival celebrations. Full Story

China to air food documentary 'A Bite of China III'

2018-02-10 02:24:00

The third season of the documentary "A Bite of China," produced by the China Central Television (CCTV), will air daily starting Feb. 19. Full Story

Chinese New Year gala held at Chinese embassy in India

2018-02-09 16:19:00

During a Chinese New Year gala held at the Chinese embassy in New Delhi, Chinese ambassador Luo Zhaohui on Thursday expressed his hope that relations between China and India would reach new heights. Full Story