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10 mainland movies selected to be broadcast in Taiwan

Jackie Chan Photo: Li Hao/GT Ten films from the Chinese mainland were randomly selected from a pool of 62 to be released in the island of Taiwan in 2020, while there are no restrictions on films from Taiwan when they are released in the mainland. The 10 chosen movies include Vanguard, starring Jackie Chan, Li …

Fiji inks agreement with social media platform Sina Weibo to attract Chinese travelers

Snorkeling in Fiji Photo: Courtesy of Tourism Fiji Fijian people perform a local dance to welcome tourists. Photo: Courtesy of Tourism Fiji Tourism Fiji formalized its partnership with China’s Twitter-like social media platform Sina Weibo in Chengdu, Southwest China’s Sichuan Province on November 21, aiming to attract more consumers from the Chinese market.  Fiji is …

18 prizes awarded to articles on China-Tunisia bilateral ties

A total of 18 prizes of a regional competition were awarded Wednesday to the best articles as part of the celebration of the 55th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Tunisia. Many academics, researchers, artists, representatives of civil society as well as students of the Confucius Institute of Tunis took part …

‘Indoor winter wonderland’

The New York Botanical Garden’s Central Park miniature Photo: AFP The New York Botanical Garden is rolling into a holiday season with its annual holiday train show, which features architectural replicas of the city’s Central Park – one of the most popular urban parks in the US. Now in its 28th edition, the annual event …

Reality show ‘Encounter’ sets sights on children’s songs in local dialects

Musician Tan Weiwei Photo: Courtesy of Ying Chun The upcoming latest episode of reality show Encounter, which will be made available on Tencent Video on Tuesday, will see Chinese musicians Aya, Tan Weiwei and Xiao He collect children’s folk songs in local dialects in Hangzhou and other neighboring areas in East China’s Zhejiang Province.  Passed …

Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center releases eight plays for 2020

An audience member (right) joins an actress in a play presented on Tuesday, making herself part of the play.Photos: Chen Shasha/GT Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center (SDAC) released eight of its plays for 2020 on Tuesday. This year, the release was done in a “dramatic” way by turning the whole of the center into an interactive …

Peking Opera returns to London

Promotional photos for the China Peking Opera Company’s London performance. Photo: Courtesy of Sinolink Productions China National Peking Opera Company (CNPOC) returns to London’s Sadler’s Wells Theatre from Wednesday to Thursday this year. It will be the fifth consecutive year that the CNPOC has come to London, and the company will perform two exceptional shows …