An exhibition of China's Terracotta Warriors has become a hit and contributed 78 million pounds (100.5 million U.S.That figure includes more than 20,000 schoolchildren on educational visits and an incredible 97,000 visitors on group tours.
Foodies in Beijing are being offered a Spanish gourmet festival that runs through Nov 11. The month-long feast is at the Minzu Hotel in downtown Beijing, with classic foods served up from the European country's Castile and Leon.
A concert featuring world premiere compositions by a group of distinguished Chinese composers was held here at the Carnegie Hall on Monday."With China Now, we hope to bring people and cultures from East and West together through music," said Cai. "Chinese composers are talented and with great imaginations.
The Palace Museum in Beijing has teamed up with Chinese Internet giant Tencent to launch its first music album, which ties in with 11 of the most famous paintings in the museum’s collection.
The Frost’s Descent, or "Shuangjiang" in Chinese, is the 18th of the 24 traditional Chinese solar terms, and will last from October 23 to November 7 this year. It is the last autumn solar term, making it a transitional period from autumn to winter.
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The 12th Zhengzhou (China) International Shaolin Wushu Festival kicked off on Saturday in Dengfeng city, Central China's Henan province. Representatives from 65 countries and regions attended the opening ceremony.
More people from Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) are discovering the benefits of traditional Chinese medicine and exercise, such as Qigong, a traditional martial art combined with meditation, which aims at exploiting human body's inner energy to achieve both physical and mental harmony.
This year, the annual event in Shanxi province highlights movies by female directors and on women's issues.
Universal and Blumhouse's horror film "Halloween" dominated North American box office in its opening weekend with an estimated 77.5 million U.S.
Archaeologists from Shanghai Museum have unearthed a large number of ceramic pieces, most of which appear to be have been made in China, from the Allaippidy ruins in Sri Lanka, a country on the Indian Ocean.
Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhangke's latest film "Ash Is Purest White" won the Silver Hugo for Best Director at the ongoing 54th Chicago International Film Festival (CIFF) at AMC River East 21 in the U.S. state of Illinois on Friday.
Norway's famed Viking ships, considered parts of the country's most iconic cultural heritage, are in danger of "total breakdown" due to lack of enough funding, experts have warned.
Authorities in Jiangsu province have unveiled plans for a Grand Canal museum and a national cultural park covering multiple cities to protect one of the world's oldest manmade waterways.
Reality show, Dunk of China, has proved to be incredibly popular, perhaps in no small way due to the participation of Jeremy Lin, point guard for the NBA side, the Atlanta Hawks.
A slew of Hollywood blockbusters is going to hit Chinese theaters in an epic showdown before the end of this year, hopefully boosting the lukewarm Chinese market after a disappointing National Holiday season.
A documentary series soon to be aired on CCTV tells stories of China's legendary green trains.
A documentary photo exhibition was launched in the Museum of Chinese in America on Thursday, featuring Chinese Americans in New York City's Chinatown in the 1980s. The photos on display were taken by the acclaimed U.S.
"Add oil," a popular Chinese phrase commonly used to express encouragement, incitement, or support, has reportedly been included in the latest version of the Oxford English Dictionary.
Chinese netizens are thrilled to find out that a popular Chinese phrase "add oil" has entered the English lexicon and reportedly gained official recognition by the Oxford English Dictionary (OED).
The fifth annual conference of the Taihu World Cultural Forum opened in Beijing on Thursday.Wang Chen, vice chairperson of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, announced Chinese President Xi Jinping's congratulatory letter and delivered an address at the conference.
The trend of calling for a shared future for mankind is irreversible in cultural circles. It was proved so at the ongoing fifth annual conference of the Taihu World Cultural Forum in Beijing.
Xi sent a congratulatory letter to the fifth annual conference of the Taihu World Cultural Forum, which opened on Thursday in Beijing, saying that cultural exchanges and mutual learning are an important driving force for human progress and world peace and development.
Retired NBA superstar Kobe Bryant has been removed from the upcoming Animation Is Film (AIF) Festival over his 2003 sexual assault allegation amid ongoing "Me too" Movement.
The Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, has denied online rumors that the 1,300-year-old palace will be closed in 2020 due to building subsidence.
President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the fifth annual conference of the Taihu World Cultural Forum which opened in Beijing on Thursday.
During a recent interview with a Hong Kong movie site, Chinese movie legend Chow Yun-Fat said he plans to donate most of his money to charity.
Nearly 1,000 politicians, entrepreneurs, scholars and cultural notables from about 40 countries and regions have gathered for a forum in Beijing to exchange ideas, strengthen cooperation and deepen understanding among different cultures.
China's entertainment industry is enjoying the limelight as the nation boosts the international profile of its programming at a global trade fair for the television and film industry in Cannes, France.
Wednesday marks the traditional Double Ninth Festival in China. The festival is celebrated on the ninth day of the ninth month of the Chinese lunar calendar every year, thus deriving its name "Double Ninth".