Sydney is getting ready to welcome the Year of the Rat with the largest Lunar New Year extravaganza outside Asia.
People from all over the world who visit China's Huangshan Mountain can enjoy a 50 percent discount, or 95 yuan ($13.8) per ticket, in February, a move the scenic spot is offering to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its inscription on the World Heritage List.
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Monday visited the Kunming international convention and exhibition center in southwest China's Yunnan Province.
The National Maritime Museum of China is an imposing modern complex designed by the Australian company Cox Architecture and the Tianjin Architecture Design Institute, or TADI.
An exhibition on the calligraphy scripts and paintings of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) opened in celebration of the coming Spring Festival in northeast China's Liaoning Province.
Currently, the district has established facilities for intangible cultural heritage preservation and has been promoting the traditional activities at all fronts, including schools and rural communities.
An exhibition showcasing the culture of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) is being held in central China's Henan Province.
French postal service company La Poste issued two Year of Rat stamps in a ceremony here on Saturday to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Major Cold (Chinese: 大寒), the 24th solar term, begins this year on Jan 20 and ends on Feb. 3.
The 2020 Chinese New Year Concert is to be staged at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa Sunday night.
Disney's California Adventure Park was alive on Friday with fat red lanterns with decorative gold tassels waggling from the parapets, festive red banners fluttering from the lampposts, Chinese-themed tablecloths sporting an Asian-style Mickey Mouse silhouette, and even a magnificent display of Chinese fireworks. Chinese culturally-themed performances featured exotic dragon dances and martial arts and thrilled American spectators.
China and Malaysia officially launched China-Malaysia Year of Culture and Tourism 2020 on Sunday, as both sides expected the year will see greater exchange between the two countries to boost bilateral ties and cooperation.
The Confucius Institute Headquarters said on Saturday it deeply regrets a decision by the University of Maryland to stop hosting its Confucius Institute.
The 2020 Spring Festival web gala, produced by the China Media Group, met audiences on Friday evening via TV, mobile apps and online platforms.
Overseas Chinese in Kuwait on Saturday celebrated the upcoming Chinese New Year in the capital Kuwait City.
The Palace Museum was driven into a maelstrom of negative public opinion due to a Weibo post on Friday showing a woman had parked a car inside the Forbidden City on a day when the site was closed.
"Students in Myanmar have great interest in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and want to learn more about acupuncture，” according to a lecturer in SW China's Yunnan University of Chinese Medicine
Little New Year (Chinese: Xiaonian), usually a week before the lunar New Year, falls on Jan 17 this year. It is also known as the Festival of the Kitchen God, the deity who oversees the moral character of each household.
Zhao Zhongxiang, one of the most recognizable and popular TV anchors in China for more than four decades due to his trademark TV shows-including the annual Spring Festival Gala, Animal World and Human and Nature-died on Wednesday.
Can you imagine that an ancient town and a 50-kilometer-long section of the Great Wall of China have silently stood underwater for dozens of years? Have you ever seen coral giving birth underwater?
Chinese Embassy in Ukraine held a Spring Festival reception on Thursday for ethnic Chinese and Chinese immigrants living in Kiev, capital of Ukraine.
China is joining global heritage protection efforts in conflict regions amid rising Middle East tension, according to a multilateral alliance aimed at protecting cultural heritage.
The government's rural revitalization efforts have improved the living standards of the villagers. Migrant farmers who used to work in cities have flowed back to find new opportunities and start businesses in their hometowns.
According to Jiemian News, a number of people recently received text messages from the Corner Tower Restaurant of the Palace Museum's staff, saying that the previously booked "reunion dinners" for Spring Festival had been canceled.
China's Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and Zhengzhou have been chosen as performance sub-venues of the Spring Festival Gala, according to the organizer on Tuesday.
As many as 25,000 people are expected to take part in the Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations scheduled to be held in Panama from Jan. 24 to Feb. 9, organizers said on Tuesday.
Chinese martial arts film "Ip Man 4: The Finale" grossed more than 310,000 U.S. dollars in its third weekend in North America with a 19-day total of 3.49 million dollars through Sunday, making it the third highest grossing Chinese film at the North American box office in recent five years.
The city of Paphos on the far western shores of the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus celebrated on Tuesday the upcoming Chinese New Year.
The Chinese Embassy in Ottawa held a show of traditional Chinese culture and art on Tuesday, attracting about 100 people from diplomatic corps and representatives of culture and education fields in Canada.
Chicago in U.S. Midwest will celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year citywide from Jan. 24 to Feb. 9 with cultural performances, colorful parades and special events to usher in the Year of the Rat.