Bakery China 2018 turn out reflects rapid growth

China's bakery industry has entered a period of rapid growth, averaging around 20 percent between 2003 and 2016, and emerging as a global leader in the industry.


Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/21 18:58:40

Learning Chinese

after a certain look... (Internet slang used to emphasize in a humorous way that the following sentence is true) 确认过眼神...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/21 18:58:39


Happy birthday: Efforts made to further your education will be rewarded. Friendship will be highlighted today, making this a great time to socialize and get to know new people. Your lucky numbers: 3, 6, 8, 14, 19.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/21 18:43:39

Scraps of history of change in China

Tan Kejian, 63, still keeps some old paper documents, even though they have expired. He says they are a symbol of history.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 17:48:40

Celebrity chef Mario Batali accused of sexual assault: report

Already accused of sexual harassment and groping, US celebrity chef Mario Batali now faces allegations that he sexually assaulted impaired women at a New York restaurant, CBS television's 60 Minutes reported on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2018/5/21 17:33:39


Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 19:23:39

Learning Chinese

panting like a dog (due to heat) 热成狗
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 19:18:40


Happy birthday: Exploring the world of culinary delights is sure to put a smile on your face today. This will be a good time to try your hand at whipping up something creative. It may not be a master-chef level dish, but the satisfaction from just trying will add flavor to anything you make. Your lucky numbers: 1, 3, 5, 11, 18.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 19:18:40

Chinese director Wei Shujun's 'On the Border' awarded Special Jury Distinction-Short Film at Cannes

Japanese film Shoplifters, a heartwrenching family tale by veteran director Hirokazu Kore-eda, won the Palme d'Or top prize at the Cannes film festival Saturday, at a ceremony marked by an emotional speech from a Harvey Weinstein accuser.
Source: AFP-Global Times | 2018/5/20 19:03:39

First section of National Museum of China catalogue released to the public

The National Museum of China held a series of activities to celebrate International Museum Day on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 17:23:40

iQiyi announces new projects at annual Technology & Entertainment World forum

Chinese streaming giant iQiyi announced a series of new projects including dramas, movies and entertainment shows at its annual Technology & Entertainment World forum on Thursday and Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 17:23:39

A Bob Dylan guitar fetches $495,000 at auction

A guitar that played a key role in Bob Dylan's artistic evolution from folk music to rock fetched a half million at auction on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/5/20 17:13:40

Changing families

Mamoru Hosoda is one of the greats of Japanese animation, whose films like The Boy and the Beast and The Girl who Leapt Through Time are seen as modern classics.
Source: AFP | 2018/5/20 17:08:39