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Wuhan's Huoshenshan Hospital a symbol of Chinese spirit

China would like to share all its experience in designing Wuhan's hospitals to countries in need, said a technical expert that worked on the Huoshenshan Hospital, the emergency field hospital for treating COVID-19 patients that had been constructed within only 10 days in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 16:28:40

Chinese web adaptation of BL online novel promotes China's traditional Peking Opera

Chinese web drama Winter Begonia, an adaptation of a popular Boys' Love web novel, has earned high marks among TV viewers in China for its efforts in promoting the traditional culture of Peking Opera.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/25 22:33:40

Indian businessman living in Xi'an puts faith in China during virus crisis

"After every darkness, there is a dawn."
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/24 19:03:40

Online learning platform sees smooth operation amid epidemic

A free online learning platform launched for China's primary and secondary school students studying at home during the outbreak of COVID-19 has seen good results since it was launched Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/20 18:13:40

Chinese entertain themselves at home under shadow of novel coronavirus

The unprecedented coronavirus lockdown in Wuhan and many other cities in Central China's Hubei Province made Chinese New Year a bit of boring this year for local residents as well as people playing it safe at home elsewhere around the nation over the holiday. However, it did not stop talented Chinese people from making their lives at home interesting and colorful by posting all kinds of content on short video platforms.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/30 18:53:49

Sculptures 'The Footsteps of the Qin Dynasty People' debut in Northwest China

A group of 22.1-meter-high sculptures titled "The Footsteps of the Qin Dynasty People" debuted in the cultural zone of a township in Northwest China's Shaanxi Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/13 14:58:40

Belgian man decks out his garden with 25,000 Christmas lights

The Belgian village of Hamme-Mille became Christmas central on Saturday when "Elf Serge" turned on more than 25,000 lights in his garden.
Source: Reuters | 2019/12/9 17:43:39

Multilanguage versions of 'Liangzhu Civilization Series' to be published around the world

The signing ceremony for a cooperative agreement that will see the Liangzhu Civilization Series published in multiple languages was held at the 26th Beijing International Book Fair on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 17:33:39

Chinese friendship garden to open in St. Paul, Minnesota

The St. Paul-Changsha China Friendship Garden in Phalen Park in St. Paul, the state capital of Minnesota, will open to the public on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/31 19:13:41

Iconic Chinese garden in Sydney listed as protected historic site

The Chinese Garden of Friendship in Sydney, capital of Australia's New South Wales, is being listed as a heritage site, amid celebrations marking the 30th anniversary of the iconic venue, according to authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/9 19:28:39

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

China's youth obsessed by cat sniffing

Zhou Shuaibo loves sniffing his orange Tabby cat and spends hours playing with his pet every day.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/17 14:34:15

Highlights of KoShariki Cat Show in Moscow

A cat is seen at a booth during the KoShariki Cat Show at the Sokolniki Exhibition and Convention Center in Moscow, Russia, on Jan. 4, 2018. The cat show will last until Jan. 5.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 8:40:31

Cats receive free anti-rabies vaccines at animal clinic in Indonesia

A cat is given an anti-rabies vaccine for free at an animal clinic in South Tangerang, Indonesia, on Dec. 20, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/21 18:00:07

7th Pet Variety show held in Bangkok

A visitor poses for photo with silky chickens during the 7th Pet Variety show at the IMPACT Muang Thong Thani Exhibition and Convention Center in Bangkok, Thailand, Dec. 14, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/15 8:24:51

Pet Fair Asia 2017 kicks off in Shanghai

Akita dogs are seen at the Pet Fair Asia 2017 in Shanghai, east China's Shanghai Municipality, Aug. 24, 2017. The Pet Fair Asia 2017 kicked off at Shanghai New International Expo Center Thursday, with 950 exhibitors from around the world participating.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/25 8:35:30

One in three pets overweight in US: report

Approximately one in three pets that visited a nationwide pet hospital network in the United States in 2016 was overweight or obese, the hospital's latest report said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/29 15:59:48

With too much stress, dogs may grow premature gray hair: study

Dogs can experience premature graying on their fur as a result of too much stress, just like some humans do, a new study has found.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/12/21 17:15:02