Wang Yulan, 53, is busy packing up her baggage preparing for her first family trip abroad during Spring Festival, China's most important traditional holiday, largely a time for families to get together.
Why is Spring Festival still so important in the new Chinese era? There are three keywords: home, beginning and evolution.
Veteran train driver Zhou Li, 54, has driven all four generations of Chinese trains -- from steam locomotives to high-speed.
Eyeing growing appetite among Chinese consumers for premium meat, Uruguayan meatpacker Rondatel S.A. is looking to expand export of its distinctive black-pack meat products to the Chinese market.
Venezuela has been mired in difficult economic and political situations after opposition leader Juan Guaido declared himself interim president and was recognized by the United States and some other countries, arousing fear of foreign military intervention.
Nestled on a secluded beach of San Pablo Bay in Northern California are a few wooden shacks, a long pier and a shrimp-drying building – the remnants of a Chinese fishing village.
The lunar New Year, more commonly known as Spring Festival or the Chinese New Year, will be celebrated on February 5 this year. It is the biggest festival and holiday in China.
Sydney's Lunar New Year events got off to an early start on Thursday night with the opening of a photography exhibition depicting modern China, attended by former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
Beijing-based Liu Ronghuan has no problem paying almost 5,000 yuan ($746) for her cat to spend seven days in a luxurious pet hotel, while she leaves Beijing for a family reunion during China's traditional Spring Festival.
"As Japan resists and denies, the more news is generated in this regard, and the more likely the truth will be finally told to all," said Phyllis Kim, executive director of the Korean American Forum of California (KAFC).
Medical workers in a hospital in Yiwu city of Zhejiang province managed to help save the life of a foreigner with their professionalism and wisdom last month.
Little Q, a golden retriever in a red vest, embarked on a 1,300-kilometer journey with his master during the Spring Festival travel rush.
Previously city-dwellers, educated professionals are returning to rural areas to revivify agricultural practices, technologies
Unlike their parents' generation, a growing number of young Chinese professionals like Dong do not have marriage and children at the top of their priority lists.
2019 is the Year of the Pig in the Chinese calendar, and traditional beliefs hold that the chubby pink animals are a symbol of wealth. It is said that children born in the Year of the Pig are lucky, joyful and blessed with good fortune in life.
Wang Xin, who graduated with a doctorate in psychology from a university in Japan, works at a guide dog training base in Dalian, Northeast China's Liaoning province.
For a woman in her 80s, Ingrid Rubens looks very healthy with an exuberant smile on her face, but she admits she would not have led a happy, long life without the help of the Chinese people decades ago.
The daughter of a former Chinese diplomat who risked his life and career to help thousands of Jews escape from Nazi-occupied Europe recounted her father's story during an event to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day held in the western U.S. state of California on Sunday.
An exchange scheme that gives teachers in England the opportunity to share experiences with counterparts from Shanghai has positively influenced the teaching of maths in British schools, a report concluded Friday.
Chen Yuyu is managing director of Starcastle Senior Living Investment and Operations Group, which operates the community that is home to He and his wife.Chen said that when the group staged marketing campaigns for its two communities in 2013 and 2016, the age of clients showing an interest in them dropped from about 80 to 60 or 70.
Like many rural youth across China, Shi Qiuxiang left her remote farming village to find a modern job in the city. Years later, she was among an expanding group who returned home to transform not only their own lives but their villages.
Zhang Ying has taken more than 70,000 photos in 60 years.
Rail attendants put passengers' travel plans on right track.
As Netflix aims to make history at this year's Academy Awards, dramas produced by China's incredibly popular streaming services are finding their way onto traditional television channels.
A five-direction scalp massager, indoor slides, and swing bed－this collection is not intended to make Huang Xinyi's life better, but to make her cat's life a little fancier.
Man can conquer nature, as the Chinese saying goes, and Wang Youde's success in combating sand invasion is one example.
Cleaners create cozy environment by adding a fish tank and music.
Standing by a furnace burning at over 1,300 C, Sun Yunyi's face is beaded with sweat. While watching the colored glaze bulge on one end of a long, hollow iron pipe, he blows air through the other.
The government has moved to ease the academic burden on primary and middle school students by cutting class hours, reducing the number of homework assignments, making tests easier and downplaying the importance of exam scores.