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Awards & closing ceremony for 9th Beijing International Film Festival kcked off on Saturday


Awards & closing ceremony for 9th Beijing International Film Festival brought down the curtain on Saturday night in Beijing. Stars Nick Cheunk, Li Yifeng Guan Xiaotong and Shahrukh Khan gave ...

Beijing International Film Festival caps off another dazzling year

The closing and awards ceremony of the 9th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) wrapped up Saturday in Beijing's Huairou district.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 0:55:22

Exhibition launched on ancient culture in Shandong

A special exhibition on Shandong's ancient culture opened at the National Museum of China Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/19 23:15:03

Chatting with the Russo Brothers before 'Avengers: Endgame' hits China

Marvel Studios, the world leader in superhero movies, has impressed audiences around the world with the numerous classic cinematic outings it has produced over the years. Superheroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe such as Iron Man, Captain America and Spider-Man have gained huge followings worldwide, while their humorous and inspirational stories have been sources of encouragement for many.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/4/19 22:40:41

China invests heavily in Tibet's relics protection

China spent over 500 million yuan ($74.6 million) on protection of cultural relics and historical sites in Tibet Autonomous Region last year, a local official said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/18 20:54:21

World travel fair opens in Shanghai

The 16th Shanghai World Travel Fair opened Thursday, attracting more than 750 exhibitors from 53 countries and regions.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/18 20:09:48

Films bridge for China-US relations

Cultural exchanges and collaborations, especially movies, could provide a bridge for building trust and creating opportunities between the United States and China, experts said recently at a film festival in the US city of Houston.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/18 19:28:41

Sohu TV to focus on small-budget self-produced content

Sohu TV will focus on producing small-budget quality and popular content, said Zhang Chaoyang, the streaming platform's CEO, on Wednesday at a promotional event in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 19:28:40

Art Plus Shanghai expo launched

A new art expo aimed at becoming an art communication platform under China's Belt and Road Initiative will be coming to Shanghai, the expo organizers announced on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 19:23:41

Ballet opera 'Spartacus' to be staged at National Centre for the Performing Arts during Meet In Beijing festival

The National Academic Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre from Belarus will stage ballet opera Spartacus at the China's National Centre for the Performing Arts on the nights of May 3 and 4 as part of the upcoming Meet In Beijing arts festival, its organizers announced on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 19:23:40

Notre Dame Cathedral's impact on Chinese readers

The damage done to the Notre Dame Cathedral in the fire that occurred early this week has broken the hearts of people all over the world. In China, netizens flocked to social media to express their sadness.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 19:13:40

'Pillars of Earth' author Follett weighs in on loss of Paris landmark

The author of what may be the world's most popular book about a cathedral told AFP that watching Notre Dame being eaten up by flames made him feel like someone was dying.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/18 19:08:41

Chinese Academy of Press and Publication releases Chinese Adult Reading Survey ahead of World Book Day, shows only 38.4 percent of adults prefer paper books over e-books

How many books did you read in 2018? According to the 16th National Reading Survey released by the Chinese Academy of Press and Publication (CAPP) ahead of April 23rd's annual World Book Day, the average number of books read by adults in China is 8, with 3.32 being e-books and 4.76 traditional paper books.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/18 19:08:41

H&M makes AI, loyalty drive to ride fashion cycle

When H&M boosted its shares last month by reporting a rise in the sale of full-price garments, it wasn't just a tribute to the fashion sense of its designers. It was a sign that backroom improvements are at last paying off.
Source: Reuters | 2019/4/18 17:43:40