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Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat publishes dictionary of most frequently used Chinese characters in China, Japan, S.Korea

The Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS), an international organization aimed at promoting peaceful relations among China, Japan and South Korea, revealed a new dictionary featuring the most frequently used Chinese characters in the three countries, the Trilateral Common Vocabulary Dictionary (TCVD), at a Beijing ceremony on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/26 16:33:39

China's growing book market attracts British publishing houses

China's rapid economic growth and huge box-office figures has long made it an attractive market for movie and TV studios. However, not many people know that China is also attracting the attention of international publishers with its growing market for foreign books.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/23 18:53:40

Doctor Strange debuts in Marvel's Chinese language superhero comic series

A classic Marvel hero made his Chinese debut in the pages of the latest issue of Sword Master, one of Marvel Comics' Chinese language superhero comic books co-produced with Chinese online comic platform NetEase Comics.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/23 18:38:39

China's book fair highlights reform and opening-up

Beijing International Book Fair opened Wednesday with a focus on China's reform and opening-up.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/23 0:27:47

Book on Shanghai's World War II 'comfort stations' released

A new book offering detailed historical facts about "comfort stations" during World War II has been released at the ongoing Shanghai Book Fair.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/20 17:48:41

Book on Shanghai's WWII "comfort stations" released

A new book offering detailed historical facts about "comfort stations" during World War II has been released at the ongoing Shanghai Book Fair.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/19 21:10:32

Twin Chinese comic artists You Ling discuss their sibling success

Love, hatred, shared memories of growing up and a lifetime of understanding and support… for many this is what defines a sibling relationship. In the Chinese mainland, this has become an increasingly popular topic of discussion after the launch of the government's second-child policy in 2015. Now, the discussion has reached an all new climax due to the incredibly popular comic Take My Brother Away, which has a live-action film adaptation coming to Chinese theaters this Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 18:53:40

Chinese readers mourn Nobel Laureate V.S. Naipaul's death

Nobel Laureate V.S. Naipaul, the Caribbean-British novelist who explored the traumas of post-colonial change, died at the age of 85 on Saturday, igniting a wave of mourning among his fans in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/12 17:43:22

Morocco to showcase culture at Beijing International Book Fair

Morocco will participate in an international book fair slated for August 21-26 in Beijing, the Moroccan Ministry of Culture and Communication announced in a statement on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/9 16:13:39

Alternative reading methods inject new life into book industry

A man spent more than 13,411 yuan ($1,963) in the first half of this year on Ximalaya FM, a popular audiobook platform in China, with favorite books including Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Poor Charlie's Almanack.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/6 17:38:39