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Animated film 'Ne Zha' tops the Chinese mainland box office


New Chinese animated film Ne Zha has topped the Chinese mainland box office since its opening on Friday. The film broke the opening day record for a Chinese animated film with 138.5 million yuan ($20 million) and earned an estimated total of 600 million yuan over the three-day weekend, putting it on track to beat Kung Fu Panda 3 to become the highest-earning Chinese animated film of all time.

In 'Ms Monopoly,' women make more than men

In the latest update of the classic board game Monopoly unveiled Tuesday, the trademark real estate tycoon has been replaced by his socially-minded niece: an advocate who invests in female entrepreneurs.
Source: AFP | 2019/9/11 19:58:40

Bands from home and abroad to play 5th Beijing International Pop Music Week

The organizers of the 2019 Beijing International Pop Music Festival highlighted several performers and performances for the event at a press conference at Beijing's China Millennium Monument on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 19:53:40

'Ford v Ferrari'

Ford v Ferrari, the new auto racing movie starring Christian Bale and Matt Damon, is a proud throwback to an era when Hollywood made authentic blockbusters for grown-ups, its director said Tuesday.
Source: AFP | 2019/9/11 19:48:40

New exhibition reveals story of Beijing's Great Hall of the People

On the front page of the Beijing Daily on September 25, 1959 ran the headline "With the support of all the people, the most magnificent building in Beijing was completed in just over 10 months."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 19:28:41

English and math education giant comes to China

In China, education is an important issue for every family. On Thursday, a leader in K-12 education technology, Renaissance announced that it will enter the Chinese market for children education solutions with an office in Beijing and an upcoming data center in Shanghai that will host all its products for the Chinese market.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 17:48:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Today will end up being the perfect time to head out for some grand adventures. Don't hesitate to take a break from the norm by doing something completely unexpected. Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 8, 11, 14.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 17:53:40

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Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 17:48:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Change is an unavoidable part of life. If you insist on stubbornly clinging to the past, you will only end up making yourself miserable. Set your sights on the future and you will set yourself free. Your lucky numbers: 1, 6, 9, 14, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 17:18:41

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Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 17:18:40

Germany's Merkel visits German founded hospital in Wuhan, Hubei Province

On Saturday, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel visited the Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, Eastern China's Hubei Province, to enhance medical communication between China and Germany.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 18:38:40

Princess Diana inspires designs at New York Fashion Week

A homage to the late Princess Diana was among the breathtaking shows that lit up the second full day of New York Fashion Week on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/9/9 18:23:39

103-year-old educator Isabel Crook's legendary life in China

As the guests, both foreigners and Chinese, young and old, stood up swiftly in the packed lecture room of a bookstore in downtown Beijing, they looked on respectfully as the 103-year-old elderly lady who was the star of the documentary they just watched was escorted from the room by her companions.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 17:48:39

British educator Julian Jeffrey talks about the changing face of China

In front of a red wall decorated with Chinese carved wood panels, sits a Chinese-style bench. Next to the bench is a small table with a tall ceramic vase holding some lotus pods.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 16:58:39