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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.

Zhang Yimou's new film 'Shadow' to hit mainland theaters on Sunday

Five years after work first began on the project, famous Chinese film director Zhang Yimou's new work, Shadow, will finally grace the silver screen in the Chinese mainland on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 18:18:40

Yantai hosts 'Sino-British Contemporary Art Exhibition'

The First Biennial Sino-British Contemporary Art Exhibition kicked off on Tuesday at the Yantai Art Museum in Yantai, East China's Shandong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 18:13:40

Artist Wang Yi comes to Beijing Minsheng Museum

The Beijing Minsheng Museum opened its doors to Chinese artist Wang Yi's solo exhibition Tiao Diao on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 18:08:41

Initiative aims to restore Beijing's neighborhoods

The Neighborhood Warming Initiative, the latest in a series of events for the Baitasi Remade Project, kicked off on Wednesday as part of the ongoing Beijing Design Week.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 18:03:42

Kunshan to host Chinese Opera Gala

Kunshan in East China's Jiangsu Province will host the First Chinese Opera Gala from late October to December, China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced at a press conference on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 18:03:40

Paris fashion must-haves

Soccer's biggest stars burst onto the Paris fashion runway on Thursday with Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani popping up on T-shirts and satin bomber jackets by Indian designer Manish Arora.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/28 17:58:40

Chinese mainland tourists to Thailand drop 11 percent

Chinese mainland tourists to Thailand dropped 11.77 percent in August compared with the same month last year, according to Thailand's Ministry of Tourism and Sports statistics.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/28 17:13:40

Montenegro forum focuses on China tourism market

Economic experts and stakeholders in tourism across the Balkans and wider region gathered at the Milocer Development Forum on September 21 in Cetinje, Montenegro to discuss the development model based on tourism, with a focus on China as the world's biggest expanding market.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/28 17:08:43

Scarred UNESCO World Heritage site slowly recovers after quake

Over the past year, Ren Guiyuan has spent at least four hours every day touring the Jiuzhaigou National Park in the mountainous areas of Southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/28 17:08:40

Thousand year-old capital of Xi'an embraces new youth trends

Just like Beijing, Xi'an in West China's Shaanxi Province, is a city that where tradition meets modern trends. Young people in cities such as these are always on the lookout for trendy and fun experiences.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 16:23:39

Dior leads Paris fashion on a dance as Gucci goes for gags

Dior led Paris fashion week on a sensual dance on Monday with a spectacular show woven around a new modern dance piece by choregrapher Sharon Eyal to kick off the nine-day extravaganza.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/28 16:18:40

Nobel 2018 awards season moves forward without Literature Prize

An amputated 2018 Nobel season opens next week in Stockholm, Sweden, without a Literature Prize for the first time in 70 years due to a #MeToo scandal.
Source: AFP | 2018/9/28 15:43:40

Forum on world civilizations concludes in east China

A forum on civilizations of the world concluded Thursday in Qufu, birthplace of Confucius, highlighting the importance of embracing diverse civilizations in one world.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/28 10:28:22