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Exploring the culture and history of three major cities in Kazakhstan


When I first learned that I was going to have to go to Kazakhstan for business, I had no idea what to expect.

English version of "The Orphan of Zhao" starts Asia tour in Beijing

An English production of the traditional Chinese play, "The Orphan of Zhao," was staged in Beijing on Sunday, starting its Asian tour.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/15 9:00:07

Book of Xi's discourses on building a community with a shared future for humanity published

A book of Comrade Xi Jinping's discourses on "promoting the building of a community with a shared future for humanity" has been published by the Central Party Literature Press.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/15 8:29:45

China National Peking Opera Company brings Tang Dynasty romance to London

The China National Peking Opera Company is bringing two of the world's finest Peking Operas to Sadler's Wells Theatre in London on October 19 and 20.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 17:53:39

Sohu TV CEO vows to fight against online piracy of self-produced content

Zhang Chaoyang, CEO of Sohu TV, took shots at various online storage sites for hosting pirated versions of the company's self-produced content on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 17:48:41

Traditional Chinese dragon boating event held in Houston

The 15th annual Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta kicked off on Saturday in Sugar Land, Texas, with the aim of promoting the Chinese tradition.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/14 17:48:40

Busan International Film Festival winners

A thrill-a-minute actioner from China and a moving South Korean drama about a unique family reunion have taken the top prize at Asia's largest film festival, with judges lauding both for their "original" takes.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/14 17:48:40

Streaming clash has benefited scripted drama industry, says top series producer Spotnitz

The once disruptive relationship between streaming producers like Netflix and national broadcasters is now inspiring a global renaissance in television drama, says a producer of such blockbuster series as the Medici saga.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/14 17:23:39

Chinese netizens up in arms about British Museum's defense of plundered relics in its collection

The British Museum launched a program entitled Collected Histories on Friday, a series of monthly talks defending the museum against criticism aimed at its colonial-era acquisitions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 16:33:39

New season of 'National Treasure' to reignite cultural heritage fervor

Introducing more artifacts to the public and continuing the legacy of the first season from 2017, "National Treasure," one of China's most popular TV shows on cultural heritage, recently began production on its second season.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/14 10:36:00

Exhibition commemorating reform and opening-up opens in National Art Museum

An exhibition commemorating the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up was recently presented to the public in the National Art Museum of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 10:34:36

Chinese American Film Festival, TV Festival to be held in Los Angeles

Aiming to connect two of world's largest film markets, 2018 Chinese American Film Festival (CAFF) & Chinese American TV Festival (CATF) will kick off at the end of this month in the western U.S. city of Los Angeles, said the organizer on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 10:05:31

Chinese American Film Festival, TV Festival to be held in Los Angeles

Aiming to connect two of world's largest film markets, 2018 Chinese American Film Festival (CAFF) & Chinese American TV Festival (CATF) will kick off at the end of this month in the western US city of Los Angeles, said the organizer on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/12 18:18:50

Hong Kong dim sum favorite faces uncertain future

Impatient diners crowd around carts of steaming dim sum steered by fierce “trolley aunties” at Hong Kong's Lin Heung Tea House, one of the city's most famous restaurants, now fearing for its future.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/11 20:41:03