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Lost in Russia


Chinese film Lost in Russia made history in becoming the first movie debuting during Spring Festival on streaming platforms for free of charge to the audiences.

Chinese star joins travel show 'Original Aspiration on the Road'

Chinese star and singer Zhu Zhengting will join the cast of upcoming travel show Original Aspiration on the Road, the show's production company announced on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 18:18:40

'Bad Boys' do well at N.American box office

It took Sony 17 years, but the latest Bad Boys sequel appears to be paying off, taking in an estimated $59.2 million for the start of a US holiday weekend, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/20 18:08:43

Disney celebrates Chinese New Year as 'Year of the Mouse'

Disney's California Adventure Park was alive on Friday with fat red lanterns with decorative gold tassels waggling from the parapets, festive red banners fluttering from the lampposts, Chinese-themed tablecloths sporting an Asian-style Mickey Mouse silhouette, and even a magnificent display of Chinese fireworks. Chinese culturally-themed performances featured exotic dragon dances and martial arts and thrilled American spectators.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/20 8:50:35

Design competition aims to renew industrial city

The third International Urban Planning and Design Competition is underway in Handan, North China's Hebei Province and is aimed at transforming an old factory to improve the city's appearance.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/1/20 2:06:06

A Bite of China comes to London

“A Bite of China” comes to London on the eve of January 15 in celebration of Chinese New Year.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 23:31:15

Chinese fans call for calm concerning EXO member Chen's decision to get married

"Love is not an excuse to 'kidnap' entertainers. Fans should stay rational and respectful instead of stepping foot into celebrities' personal lives," an administrator of the biggest Chinese fanbase of EXO member Chen, the China Baidu KimJongdaeBar, told the Global Times in an interview.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/1/19 22:46:35

What's trending on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo on Tuesday

Wang Yibo gives a high five while running, Xiao Zhan reveals goals for the new year, Cai Xukun plans to pig out on Hunan cuisine
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 18:33:40

Northeast China's Heihe impresses tourists with its robust travel resources

For expats who live and work in China and don't plan on traveling back home during the Spring Festival holiday, a good alternative to just staying at home is a peaceful and colorful vacation in Heihe, a city in Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 18:08:40

Sohu TV brings back celebrity livestreams for Chinese New Year holiday

Chinese streaming site Sohu TV has announced that it will continue its annual show Stars Accompany You on Your Way Back Home, which, since 2014, has seen famous celebrities live stream throughout the Spring Festival since 2014.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 18:03:40

Style legend Jean-Paul Gaultier retires

French designer Jean-Paul Gaultier shocked the fashion world Friday by saying his next Paris haute couture show will be his last.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/19 17:53:40

Director Xu Zheng's film 'Lost in Russia' to debut on Chinese New Year's Day

Chinese director and actor Xu Zheng's latest work Lost in Russia began presales and prescreenings in Beijing on Friday, a week before hitting cinemas on Saturday, the first day of the Chinese New Year.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 17:48:41

Second Beijing Art Summit to explore relationship between art and technology

The second Beijing Art Summit will kick off on March 12, its founder, Wang Yanling, announced on Sunday. He said that the forum will join forces with the Gallery Weekend Beijing, another major event taking place in the capital.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 17:48:40

Veteran action film director Stanley Tong and kung fu star Jackie Chan to release new work 'Vanguard' during Chinese New Year

China's Hong Kong director Stanley Tong, who has been making action films for about three decades and has cooperated with kung fu star Jackie Chan since the beginning of his career, met with media in Beijing on Thursday to talk about his new work Vanguard, starring Chan, actors Yang Yang and Allen, and actresses Miya and Xu Ruohan.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 17:19:24