Egyptian Minister of Antiquities shares new archaeological discoveries and seeks further cooperation with China

On Thursday, Minister of Antiquities of Egypt Khaled Elanani attended a media event at the Embassy of Egypt in Beijing to deliver a lecture on new archaeological discoveries and express his country's willingness to enhance cultural cooperation with China in the future.


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Source: Global Times | 2020/8/4 13:18:41


Happy birthday: Make sure you monitor social media today. You are bound to hear some good news from a distant relative. The alignment of the stars spells good fortune in your future. Your lucky numbers: 0, 3, 7, 13, 15.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/4 13:18:40


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Source: Global Times | 2020/8/3 17:48:40


Happy birthday: Tonight will be a great time to explore the world of culinary delights. You can try your hand at cooking something yourself or enjoy the fruits of a professional's labor. Your lucky numbers: 1, 5, 9, 10, 18.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/3 17:43:40

Israeli firm seeks to put locusts on the menu

From biblical plague to modern day protein, one Israeli firm wants to make locusts a sustainable food choice in the Holy Land and beyond.
Source: AFP | 2020/8/3 17:23:40

Filming ramps up at China's equivalent to Hollywood – Hengdian World Studios

More than 100 crews have returned to work at China's version of Hollywood, Hengdian World Studios in East China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/3 15:48:40


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Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 18:53:41


Happy birthday: If you find yourself in over your head today, do not allow your pride to keep you from reaching out for help. Helping you out when times get tough are exactly what friends and family are for! Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 7, 11, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 18:53:40

China's first Western-style theater undergoes renovation

Efforts are underway to restore China's first Western-style theater, the Lyceum Theater in East China's Shanghai Municipality, to its original appearance during the 1930s, the China News reported on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 18:08:40

Peking University establishes Institute of Cultural Heritage and Innovation in East China

The Institute of Cultural Heritage and Innovation of Peking University opened on Saturday in Fuzhou, East China's Jiangxi Province. The university chose the city for its profound cultural heritage and unique position in Chinese history.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 17:28:40

Chinese working in the US face difficulties amid coronavirus, worsening China-US relations

Only one month left… If Sun Ling, who lost her job due to the COVID-19 pandemic, cannot find a new company to hire her in the US, she will have to leave the country, where she still wants to explore, as her visa is going to expire soon.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 16:33:41

US vloggers bid farewell to fans on TikTok after Trump threat

US vloggers started to bid their final farewells to fans on TikTok, a popular video app owned by Chinese company ByteDance, after US President Donald Trump threatened to ban the app from the US on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/2 13:23:40

River rafting loggers on China-North Korea border gain internet fame on Chinese social media

On one side of the Yalu River, a border river separating China and North Korea, Chinese photographers can be seen moving around heavy photography equipment as they wait to capture an upcoming heart-stopping scene; while on the other side of the internet, millions of Chinese netizens also wait in excitement as they anticipate the appearance of the brave water warriors from North Korea who paddle a raft made of logs down the swift river.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/30 17:00:22