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Kungfu actor Wu Jing casts in comedian Guo Degang's directorial debut
World2017-11-21 15:33November 22 2017 22:19:52

Kungfu actor Wu Jing casts in comedian Guo Degang's directorial debut

Chinese Kungfu actor Wu Jing, who has grabbed increasing fame and public attention for Wolf Warriors 2, is going to show up in a new film, directed by famous comedian Guo Degang.

'Thor: Ragnarok' hammers global box office
World2017-11-20 11:03November 22 2017 22:19:52

'Thor: Ragnarok' hammers global box office

With or without his hammer, Thor is nailing it at the box office. The latest installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, “Thor: Ragnarok” has powered itself to 650 million U.S. dollars in the global box office in less than three weeks, including a record-breaking opening in China.

Why did Victoria's Secret Fashion Show move to China?
World2017-11-20 10:03November 22 2017 22:19:52

Why did Victoria's Secret Fashion Show move to China?

The annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show has been held almost exclusively in the US except for shows in London and Paris in 2015 and 2016 respectively. When it was announced that this year’s event would be coming to China, many wondered why.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to meet army chief for second time on Sunday: state media
World2017-11-19 07:09November 22 2017 22:19:52

Zimbabwe's Mugabe to meet army chief for second time on Sunday: state media

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is due to meet Zimbabwe Defense Forces chief Constantine Chiwenga on Sunday, state broadcaster ZBC reported Saturday.

Argentina: No contact with submarine with 40 crew
World2017-11-18 09:23November 22 2017 22:19:52

Argentina: No contact with submarine with 40 crew

It's reported Argentina's navy has launched an air and sea operation to restore contact with a submarine off the country's southern coast.

Chinese reality show 'Road to the Runway' draws attention to China's up-and-coming models
World2017-11-17 13:33November 22 2017 22:19:52

Chinese reality show 'Road to the Runway' draws attention to China's up-and-coming models

Debuting in late August, the show is set to come to an end next week. During its run it garnered more than 100 million views in its first week and over 1 billion views and posts so far on Sina Weibo.

Xi commits unwavering cooperation in phone call with Saudi king Salman
World2017-11-17 10:32November 22 2017 22:19:52

Xi commits unwavering cooperation in phone call with Saudi king Salman

China's determination to deepen strategic cooperation with Saudi Arabia will not waver, no matter how the international and regional situation alters, Chinese President Xi Jinpingtold Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in his phone conversation with the ruler Thursday.

3 UCLA basketball players suspended after theft in China
World2017-11-16 10:29November 22 2017 22:19:52

3 UCLA basketball players suspended after theft in China

Three UCLA basketball players detained for shoplifting at three high-end stores in China publicly apologized Wednesday before coach Steve Alford announced they were being suspended indefinitely.

Actress may face huge compensation claims for market violations
World2017-11-16 09:33November 22 2017 22:19:52

Actress may face huge compensation claims for market violations

Chinese actress and investor Zhao Wei and her husband Huang Youlong may face a huge amount of compensation claims by investors for their market violations, reports the Beijing Youth Daily.

Seeking to collaborate
World2017-11-16 09:03November 22 2017 22:19:52

Seeking to collaborate

Australian movie and TV producers unveil projects combining Chinese and Australian elements.

Former UK PM Cameron could join UK/China fund
World2017-11-14 19:57November 22 2017 22:19:52

Former UK PM Cameron could join UK/China fund

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron could be set to head a firm specialising in Chinese and British investments.

Chinese hip-hop singers make UK debut in Manchester
World2017-11-14 14:03November 22 2017 22:19:52

Chinese hip-hop singers make UK debut in Manchester

As hip-hop catches on in China, three of its most hyped home-grown rap singers are making their UK debut in Manchester.

Dragon TV announces 2018 content
World2017-11-13 15:31November 22 2017 22:19:52

Dragon TV announces 2018 content

Shanghai-based satellite TV station, Dragon TV, has announced a series of new broadcasting and production projects for 2018, covering a wide range of genres including drama, reality show, documentary and variety show.

Online novel adaptation 'My Huckleberry Friends' proves to be a hit on iQiyi
World2017-11-13 14:31November 22 2017 22:19:52

Online novel adaptation 'My Huckleberry Friends' proves to be a hit on iQiyi

Popular Chinese online novels have always been a good source of content for streaming TV show adaptations in recent years, especially for stories aimed at younger audiences.

Xi calls on Chinese, Vietnamese legislatures to enhance exchanges
World2017-11-13 10:14November 22 2017 22:19:52

Xi calls on Chinese, Vietnamese legislatures to enhance exchanges

Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday called on Chinese and Vietnamese legislatures to enhance all-level exchanges and cooperation.

APEC economies eye shared future of dynamic, prosperous Asia-Pacific community
World2017-11-12 10:10November 22 2017 22:19:52

APEC economies eye shared future of dynamic, prosperous Asia-Pacific community

Member economies from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) pledged on Saturday to foster a shared future of peaceful, stable, dynamic, inter-connected and prosperous Asia-Pacific community.

Saudi Arabia asks its citizens to leave Lebanon
World2017-11-11 11:02November 22 2017 22:19:52

Saudi Arabia asks its citizens to leave Lebanon

Saudi Arabia on Thursday warned its citizens against travelling to Lebanon and asked those who are in Lebanon to leave as soon as possible.

Hollywood and China see a future for co-productions
World2017-11-10 00:02November 22 2017 22:19:52

Hollywood and China see a future for co-productions

In response to the agreement between China and the United States to encourage cross-cultural, people-to-people exchanges, U.S. and Chinese filmmakers are gearing up to jump into the fray.

Revolutionary drama receives mixed reviews
World2017-11-09 11:31November 22 2017 22:19:52

Revolutionary drama receives mixed reviews

Over the past three decades, Hong Kong singer-actor Aaron Kwok has starred in more than 50 movies and has picked up more than 100 music awards.

Jack Ma pulls a stunt in debut movie
World2017-11-09 09:03November 22 2017 22:19:52

Jack Ma pulls a stunt in debut movie

The Alibaba founder, also a martial arts buff, is making his debut in a 20-minute movie, which will be screened partially at a TV gala on Friday.

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