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.

Sohu TV plans to further promote short video production and livestreaming

Chinese streaming giant Sohu TV will further promote the development of short videos when it comes to professional-generated-content (PGC), user-generated-content (UGC) and vlogs on its platform. In particular, it will step up efforts to draw influential public figures to open accounts, according to a statement from the company on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 17:18:41

As young India protests, young Bollywood finds its voice

Fearing a backlash from fans, politicians and religious zealots, Bollywood stars have in the past usually steered clear of India's fiery politics. But the country's top actress may have changed that.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/12 16:58:40

Dsquared2 kick off Milan men's fashion week to Sister Sledge

Dsquared2's Canadian twins Dean and Dann Catten kicked off Milan men's fashion week Friday with their label celebrating its 25th anniversary with a return to its rugged leather and denim DNA and an appearance by disco divas Sister Sledge.
Source: AFP | 2020/1/12 16:34:05

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

Trending on Sunday: Li Wenhan teases Wang Yibo, Xiao Zhan named the King of Weibo, Jackson Wang goes arm-in-arm with Jing Boran
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 16:33:40

Musical drama 'On the Way to Poverty Relief' to tell true story of young official who gave her life to helping others

On the Way to Poverty Relief, a musical drama about a Party chief of a village in South China who gave her life to combating poverty in China's rural areas, will be released nationwide in China in March.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 16:08:40

K-pop star Lisa's 'Youth With You' trip in China gains worldwide attention for reality show

K-pop girl band Blackpink's Lalisa Manoban, better known as Lisa, traveled to the Chinese mainland to film and promote streaming platform iQIYI's reality competition show Youth With You Season Two from Monday to Friday. The popular star has successfully attracted worldwide attention to the reality show.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 15:23:40

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The Art Triennale of Jinma He River @ Jinma He River
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 10:43:39

China announces "2019 archaeological discoveries of the year"

A total of six archaeological projects were made public by the Institute of Archaeology of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) on Friday as "China's 2019 archaeological discoveries of the year."
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 21:51:55

Changchun ice and snow grand world receives over 100,000 tourists since opening

Changchun ice and snow grand world receives over 100,000 tourists since opening
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 18:20:34

Lunar New Year decorations glisten at Singapore's Gardens by the Bay

With the Lunar New Year just around corner, workers attach shrubs to the Chinese zodiac sculptures, part of the Lunar New Year decorations, at the Singapore's Gardens by the Bay on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 17:59:30

Hong Kong Ocean Park launches "Gala of Lights" multimedia show

The Hong Kong Ocean Park on Thursday launches "Gala of Lights," an integrated night-time entertainment experience. Visitors can enjoy 360-degree water-based multimedia shows featuring flaming jets, original music and stage performances.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/10 17:30:13

SM chairman plans to hold talent show in China

Chinese EXO fans called on South Korean entrepreneurial producer Lee Soo-man, chairman of Seoul-based SM Entertainment, to take good care of existing groups first after he revealed his ambition to hold a talent show in China to create pop stars.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/9 23:33:12

TikTok, Bollywood's up-and-coming platform for promotion?

Bollywood A-list actress Deepika Padukone joined the popular social media platform TikTok on Saturday, just a week before her latest film Chhapaak hits theaters in India and the US. Within just a few days of her debut, she gained 3.7 million followers on the short video platform.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/9 22:05:08