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Experts discuss trends in overseas Chinese literature translation and publishing


Chinese literature translation is embracing new opportunities thanks to increased international exchanges taking place in recent years, although there remain some barriers standing in the way, said experts at an academic event in Beijing Monday.

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Chat attack work out 健身
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/23 16:48:39

Crossword

crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/23 16:43:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: It is imperative that you do not leave any tasks unfinished before the day is done. Go down your to-do list until you have completed everything, otherwise you may be in for an unwelcome wake up call in the middle of the night. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 7, 12, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/23 16:18:39

Foreign translators, writers recognized for promoting Chinese culture

China Tuesday recognized 20 foreign translators, writers and publishers for their contributions to introducing Chinese culture to the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 22:32:36

Experts discuss trends in overseas Chinese literature translation and publishing

Chinese literature translation is embracing new opportunities thanks to increased international exchanges taking place in recent years, although there remain some barriers standing in the way, said experts at an academic event in Beijing Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 17:48:39

Former Michael Jackson lawyer to defend Cosby

The onetime attorney of late pop icon Michael Jackson will now defend disgraced television icon Bill Cosby in his upcoming re-trial for sexual assault, the actor's spokesman said Monday.
Source: AFP | 2017/8/22 17:13:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack line up 排队
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 17:08:40

Crossword

crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 17:03:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Love is in the stars for you tonight. This will be an excellent time to cultivate a new relationship with that someone special or spend extra time strengthening a current one. Some interesting changes are about to take place at the office. Your lucky numbers: 0, 5, 9, 13, 17.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/22 16:43:39

Pitaya flower: blooms for one night, yields delicious fruit

Most of us are familiar with pitaya, but how much do we know about the flower? The luminous flowers nearly glow in the dark with their white feathery petals and yellow depths, and close up in the early morning. Once the flower fades after being pollinated, the dragon fruit (or pitaya) begins to develop.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 14:33:26

Delicious and sumptuous Van breakfast in Turkey

Photo taken on August 15, 2017 shows delicious and sumptuous Van breakfast in Van, Turkey. The Turkish Van breakfast, famous for its delicious taste and sumptuous 20 dishes, such as honeycomb; herbal cheese, made with a mixture of various herbs unique to the region; martuga, made with flour, butter and egg; and kavut, made with ground wheat. Van breakfast has won the Guinness World Record with 52,186 people had breakfast together in 2015.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 14:16:24

Big Ben falls silent amid noise from angry politicians

Britain's most famous bell, Big Ben, fell silent at noon on Monday as hundreds of people gathered in London's Parliament Square to hear the bongs one last time.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/22 7:36:11