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The Lhasa-Nyingchi Railway, the first bullet train line in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, saw a total of 106,000 passenger trips with a daily average of 3,500 during its first month of operation, according to a statement released by China State Railway Group earlier this week.
China
22:15, 29-Jul-2021
Changsha, the inland city of Hunan Province in central China, has been considered as a pioneer in producing TV shows, variety shows and dramas.
ShowBiz
22:41, 30-Jul-2021
Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over its decision to release superhero movie "Black Widow" on streaming at the same time as in theaters, alleging a breach of contract which cost the star millions of dollars.
Movie/TV
12:28, 30-Jul-2021
ENTERTAINMENT
Mango TV – owned by China's Hunan Province TV station – has introduced many hit "made-in-China" variety shows and TV series to the world in recent years. Mango TV is also the first and only State-controlled video platform to be listed on the Chinese A-share market.
Movie/TV
12:28, 30-Jul-2021
The documentary "A Long Cherished Dream," directed by British two-time Oscar-winning filmmaker Malcolm Clarke, premiered on Tuesday in Beijing.
Movie/TV
13:19, 14-Jul-2021
The organizers of the ongoing 74th Cannes International Film Festival in the southern French city of Cannes have tightened COVID-19 rules and said no cluster infection was found after French actress Lea Seydoux was tested positive for coronavirus.
Movie/TV
14:51, 12-Jul-2021
The 74th edition of the Cannes Film Festival opened Tuesday in France with 24 films competing for the festival's top prize, the Palme d'Or.
Movie/TV
11:59, 07-Jul-2021
STYLE
Chen Man, one of the best known fashion photographers in China, is joining artist Song Yige for an innovative exhibition at Beijing's Song Art Museum. Entitled "Between," the exhibition explores the intricate and intimate relations between two of the most popular art forms: photography and oil painting.
Culture China
19:13, 13-Jul-2021
Taizhou Embroidery is a creation of folk embroidery that has witnessed the integration of Chinese and Western cultures in the early twentieth century.
Culture
15:00, 03-Jul-2021
In today's China, women have guts to take on more responsibilities within a more open, inclusive society brimming with business opportunities.
China Pulse
14:44, 26-Jun-2021
Chinese brands are winning increasingly more consumers in recent years, especially among the younger generation.
China
18:07, 10-May-2021
ART
EDUCATION
Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, on Tuesday addressed the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) forum on women's education and poverty alleviation via video.
Education
15:43, 20-Jul-2021
China will increase support for micro and small enterprises (MSEs) and self-employed individuals to help them overcome difficulties and grow their businesses, the State Council's Executive Meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang announced Wednesday.
China
16:17, 27-May-2021
CULTURE
China's ancient port of Quanzhou was bestowed the much-coveted title of World Heritage Site by UNESCO's World Heritage Committee during its extended 44th session held in southeast China's Fuzhou and online on Sunday.
Culture
17:38, 25-Jul-2021
The conspiracy theory that COVID-19 was leaked from a lab in China is completely nonsense, said two-time Oscar winner British director Malcolm Clarke in a recent interview with China Youth Daily.
China
14:56, 26-Jul-2021
While multilingualism is one of the assets of Europe's diversity, it has also posed a challenge for the integration of the EU.
Feature
17:05, 26-Jul-2021
An accident and the civic-mindedness of some commercial divers have led to the discovery of two centuries-old shipwrecks in Singapore's territorial waters.
Culture
15:51, 26-Jul-2021

CHINESE WISDOM OF DIVIDING TIME

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As the sun rises higher during the hottest hours, the mercury rises to its peak. Adding a musical touch is the background chorus of the cicadas. The searing weather and the sweet noise mark the advent of "Major Heat," or "Dashu" in Chinese, the 12th solar term of the traditional Chinese lunar calendar.
Culture China
11:25, 23-Jul-2019
The Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. The Grain in Ear, also known as Mangzhong, the ninth solar term, begins on June 6 this year. The syllable Mang refers to the awn on the seed shell of cereal plants. The beginning of the Grain in Ear means the grains are mature, so it is a solar term reflecting agricultural phenology.
Culture China
08:54, 06-Jun-2019
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