China and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) held a ceremony on Wednesday at UNESCO's Paris headquarters to mark the 25th anniversary of the Great Wall Fellowships program.
Giant panda twins born at a zoo in Brugelette, Belgium celebrated their 100-day birthday on Thursday and met the public for the first time. Their new names were also announced.
The Walt Disney Company said Wednesday that its highly anticipated streaming service Disney has already reached a major milestone within one day, achieving a remarkable 10 million sign-ups since launching on Tuesday.
A red bronze horse head statue was returned by the donation of 97-year-old collector and Hong Kong-Macao business magnate Stanley Ho Hung-sun, who handed the statue over to the National Cultural Heritage Administration in Beijing.
A rare bronze horse head plundered from Beijing's Old Summer Palace was officially handed over to the State Administration of Cultural Heritage at a ceremony held at the National Museum of China in Beijing on Wednesday.
A batch of 231 pieces of "national treasures" from Afghanistan finally made it to China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region after a long voyage traveling 28 museums across the world, making a debut at the Hong Kong Museum of History.
"Midway," an American war film centering on the 1942 Battle of Midway, led the Chinese mainland box office for a second consecutive day on Tuesday, according to the China Movie Data Information Network Wednesday.
A red bronze horse-head statue was brought back by Macao-based tycoon and collector Stanley Ho Hung-sun and handed over to the National Cultural Heritage Administration in Beijing on Wednesday.
More than 7,200 digitized ancient Chinese books were launched online Tuesday by the National Library of China (NLA) and a dozen other institutions, bringing the total number of digitized ancient books available online to more than 72,000.
"Downton Abbey," the first big-screen adaption of the British historical period drama television series of the same name, is set for theatrical release on the Chinese mainland on Dec. 13.
A weeklong farewell party for U.S.-born male giant panda Bei Bei, who is to depart the Smithsonian's National Zoo for China later this month, kicked off here on Monday.
Was China's first recorded dynasty, the Xia (C.2070-C.1600BC), actually real? Although ancient histories recorded its existence, a lack of hard archeological evidence lead to divided opinions among scholars around the world.
Four giant pandas, two males and two females, made their first appearance Wednesday in the newly-opened Jiawuhai Giant Panda Conservation and Research Park in southwest China's Sichuan Province.
An ancient Chinese blue-and-white porcelain flask sold for 610,000 euros (about 672,247 U.S. dollars) at an auction in Ireland, local media RTE reported on Friday.
At the 2019 China Science Fiction Convention in Beijing last week, science fiction authors were treated like rock stars, with hundreds of fans asking for autographs from acclaimed novelists such as Liu Cixin, Chen Qiufan and Taiyo Fujii. The three have authored Three-Body Problem, Waste Tide, and Gene Mapper, in that order.
Shuri Castle, a 500-year-old UNESCO World Heritage site in Japan's southernmost prefecture of Okinawa, was gutted in a blaze last week.
manager of an experimental venue. The first Peking Opera show staged at a small theater was Ma Qian PoShui, directed by Zhang Manjun, premiered in 2000 by the JingjuTheatre Company of Beijing."Small theaters may not be the saviors of traditional Chinese opera, but are a way to give the old art forms new life," Zhou said.
The cultural administrations of China and France jointly released a declaration on Wednesday in Beijing to kick off a program of bilateral cooperation to rebuild Notre Dame de Paris.
Chinese experts will participate in the restoration work of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, said China's National Cultural Heritage Administration (NCHA) Wednesday.
Peruvian cuisine is garnering international fame around the world to the delight of Peruvians who are its biggest fans. But food fans might find some flavors reminiscent of a cuisine that took the world by storm a long time ago – Chinese food.
"Oh, gross! I nearly threw up," shouted someone standing in front of My Red Homeland, a centerpiece of British artist Anish Kapoor's exhibition at CAFA Art Museum in Beijing.
Young people in China and France should build a bridge between Chinese and French cultures to further develop the friendship between the two countries, said Peng Liyuan, the wife of President Xi Jinping, in Shanghai on Tuesday.
The Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, will launch cat-themed cartoon books as well as cultural and creative products.
Restorer Olfat Mohamed looks over a gold inlaid item during a media preview of the exhibition Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaohat the Saatchi Gallery in London on Oct 23.
In the meantime, in the Italian capital Rome, a cultural exchange activity featuring the culture of the Silk Road was also held with an artistic performance on Friday.
Learning Chinese and working at a Chinese company are "prestigious" for many Greek young people, a Greek student who has been learning Chinese for three years said at a Chinese cultural exhibition in Athens, Greece, on Saturday.
China will devote more resources and support to its science fiction industry, hoping to create more quality sci-fi works that will inspire young people to be interested in the wonders of science, a senior China Association for Science and Technology official said on Sunday.
All the main structures of Japan's 600-year-old Shuri Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the nation's southern prefecture of Okinawa, were burned to the ground in a predawn fire on Thursday. The blaze lasted for more than 10 hours.
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Wednesday named 66 urban settlements, including two Chinese cities to join its Network of Creative Cities.
The Tongren Wanshan Mercury Mine Site in Southwest China's Guizhou province is starting an application with the aim of inclusion in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage list, according to ThePaper.