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Wes Anderson's 'Isle of Dogs' debuts in China to high acclaim but low box office


Wes Anderson's stop-motion animated film Isle of Dogs debuted in Chinese mainland on Friday - the first time that any of The Great Budapest Hotel director's works have been shown ...

China-Africa Economic and Cultural Week kicks off in Guangzhou

The first China-Africa Economic and Cultural Week opened in south China's Guangzhou on Friday, aiming to serve as a bridge for Sino-African economic and cultural exchanges.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/21 20:19:51

2 pandas move from overseas to China to meet public

Two giant pandas that have returned from Japan and Spain respectively will meet the public in southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 20:03:53

Tang Dynasty tomb group found in north China

Cultural workers recently discovered an ancient tomb group, dating back to the Tang Dynasty (618-907), at a river basin in north China's Hebei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 17:19:25

US Dolby Labs geared for expansion in China

US leading audio technology company Dolby Laboratories (Dolby Labs) on Thursday announced 20 Disney titles created in Dolby's advanced imaging and sound technologies to meet the growing demand of Dolby Cinemas around the world, especially in China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 17:13:04

China's Hollywood connection shifts toward film festivals, co-productions

The Chinese-American relationship in films is shifting to lucrative co-productions and to the premieres of many Chinese films at American film festivals.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 8:39:20

Saudi women embrace sports abayas

Colorful and oozing defiance, a sports-friendly version of the abaya gown was once considered a symbol of cultural rebellion in conservative Saudi Arabia, but it is fast becoming the new normal.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/20 5:03:42

Barbuda land activists seek action from Commonwealth

A ctivists are urging Commonwealth leaders meeting in Britain this week to throw their weight behind a campaign to preserve a centuries-old communal land ownership system on the Caribbean island of Barbuda.
Source: Reuters | 2018/4/20 5:03:42

Philippines to deploy riot police for Boracay closure

The Philippines is set to deploy hundreds of riot police to top holiday island Boracay to keep travelers out and head off potential protests ahead of its six-month closure to tourists, the government said on Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/20 5:03:42

10 percent of Chinese customized travel to Europe

China's customized travel market in 2017 grew fast, an industry report revealed on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/20 5:03:42

Top jewels and relics from the Qatar royal family on display at the Palace Museum in Beijing

The exhibition Treasures from the Al Thani Collection divides the royal Qatar collection into two sections, Gems and Jewels from India at the Merdian Gate Gallery and the Masterpieces from the Royal Collection in the West Wing Gallery of the Palace Museum
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/19 17:28:41

We love Chinese books, say Vietnamese students

Vietnamese students flocked to a conference hall at the Hanoi University of Culture here on Tuesday to attend the Vietnam-China Book Reading Festive Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 17:28:40

Saudi Arabia unveils first new cinema in 35 years

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday unveiled its first cinema in over 35 years with a private screening of the blockbuster Black Panther, the first in a series of trial runs before movie theaters open to the wider public.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/19 17:18:41

Top projects for cultural relic protection announced

The list of the top Excellent Chinese Cultural Relic Protection Projects of 2018 was announced on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/19 17:18:40