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Chinese movie industry must reflect the country's socialist core values: expert
World2017-12-01 09:02December 14 2017 09:01:59

Chinese movie industry must reflect the country's socialist core values: expert

Chinese movie celebrities should take responsibility to convey socialist core values with Chinese characteristics to the public and express confidence in their culture as they present quality works to the world.

Sohu TV announces 2018 release slate
World2017-11-30 11:31December 14 2017 09:01:59

Sohu TV announces 2018 release slate

Chinese streaming site Sohu TV released a new content strategy that emphasizes AI driven content at its World Conference in Beijing on Tuesday.

Popularity of Day of the Dead film 'Coco' reflects changing views on spirits in China
World2017-11-30 11:02December 14 2017 09:01:59

Popularity of Day of the Dead film 'Coco' reflects changing views on spirits in China

The increasing popularity of Halloween and ghost-themed animated films from Hollywood have caused younger generations in China to approach ghost culture with a more open mind.

Auctions of foreclosed properties in Greece resumed amid protests
World2017-11-30 08:38December 14 2017 09:01:59

Auctions of foreclosed properties in Greece resumed amid protests

Auctions of foreclosed properties in Greece resumed on Wednesday both at local courts and via the new introduced platform of electronic auctions, amid clashes of protesters with riot police in Athens and Thessaloniki.

Prince Harry, Markle to marry in May next year
World2017-11-29 09:02December 14 2017 09:01:59

Prince Harry, Markle to marry in May next year

Kensington Palace announced Tuesday that Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle are to marry at Windsor Castle in May next year.

Britain's Prince Harry engages with American actress Meghan Markle
World2017-11-28 09:02December 14 2017 09:01:59

Britain's Prince Harry engages with American actress Meghan Markle

British royal family confirmed Monday that Prince Harry has already been engaged with his girlfriend Meghan Markle earlier this month in London.

Chinese TV shows win foreign fans
World2017-11-27 09:33December 14 2017 09:01:59

Chinese TV shows win foreign fans

With the fantasy series Tribes and Empires: Story of Prophecy soon to be aired in South Korea, the United States and Canada, China will have a new hit to be fancied by foreign audiences.

Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark concludes humanitarian mission in Tanzania
World2017-11-27 09:24December 14 2017 09:01:59

Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark concludes humanitarian mission in Tanzania

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Sunday thanked Chinese doctors for treating more than 6,000 patients in the Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark during its eight-day stay in Tanzania's commercial capital Dar es Salaam.

Mainland actor Tu Men named best leading actor at Golden Horse Awards
World2017-11-26 15:02December 14 2017 09:01:59

Mainland actor Tu Men named best leading actor at Golden Horse Awards

Chinese mainland actor Tu Men won the best leading actor award at the 54th Golden Horse Awards Saturday evening for his performance in “Old Beast.”

Biggest ever facelift for London's Harrods to attract more Chinese shoppers
World2017-11-26 10:00December 14 2017 09:01:59

Biggest ever facelift for London's Harrods to attract more Chinese shoppers

London's world-famous Harrods store is to be given a 268 million U.S. dollars makeover to attract more Chinese shoppers.

New comedy hopes to make a killing
World2017-11-23 15:03December 14 2017 09:01:59

New comedy hopes to make a killing

A familiar face in many Hong Kong comedies, veteran actor Eric Tsang returns to his comfort zone with his role in the upcoming feature Kill Me Please.

Kungfu actor Wu Jing casts in comedian Guo Degang's directorial debut
World2017-11-21 15:33December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 11:03December 14 2017 09:01:59

'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 10:03December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 07:09December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 09:23December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 13:33December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 10:32December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 10:29December 14 2017 09:01:59

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 09:33December 14 2017 09:01:59

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.

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