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Stephen King's 'It' tops North American box office for second weekend
World2017-09-18 11:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

Stephen King's 'It' tops North American box office for second weekend

Following its record-breaking debut weekend last week, American horror movie “It” continues to lead North American box office for the second weekend in a row with an estimated 60 million U.S. dollars in its second weekend.

Fan Bingbing, Deng Chao awarded Best Actress & Actor at top Chinese film festival
World2017-09-17 10:01October 19 2017 13:10:36

Fan Bingbing, Deng Chao awarded Best Actress & Actor at top Chinese film festival

Chinese actress Fan Bingbing won the Best Actress Award for her performance in the feature film “I am not Madame Bovary” at the Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival on Saturday night.

UN Security Council condemns DPRK over missile launch
World2017-09-16 09:06October 19 2017 13:10:36

UN Security Council condemns DPRK over missile launch

The UN Security Council on Friday condemned "the highly provocative launch of a ballistic missile" by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and expressed commitment to a peaceful, diplomatic and political solution to the crisis.

Can 'Shanghai Fortress' become China's first sci-fi blockbuster?
World2017-09-15 10:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

Can 'Shanghai Fortress' become China's first sci-fi blockbuster?

It is 2042 and Shanghai is the only city left standing as Earth is attacked by aliens.

North Korea missile flies over Japan: report
World2017-09-15 08:53October 19 2017 13:10:36

North Korea missile flies over Japan: report

North Korea reportedly fired a missile this morning.

Bitcoin not to end well: JP Morgan Chase CEO
World2017-09-13 09:02October 19 2017 13:10:36

Bitcoin not to end well: JP Morgan Chase CEO

JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon slammed bitcoin on Tuesday, saying the digital currency is "a fraud" that will eventually blow up.

Spider-Man's box office success in China leads to wave of fan art
World2017-09-11 15:30October 19 2017 13:10:36

Spider-Man's box office success in China leads to wave of fan art

“Spider-Man: Homecoming” topped the Chinese box office at the weekend following its Friday release, raking in a staggering 464 million yuan (69 million US dollars) and beating against heavyweight war movie “Dunkirk”.

Stephen King's 'It' dominates North American box office in opening weekend
World2017-09-11 09:30October 19 2017 13:10:36

Stephen King's 'It' dominates North American box office in opening weekend

American horror movie “It” dominated North American box office with an estimated 117.15 million U.S. dollars in its opening weekend.

Chinese, Japanese, Koreans co-write new history textbook
World2017-09-11 09:10October 19 2017 13:10:36

Chinese, Japanese, Koreans co-write new history textbook

A joint editorial committee of scholars from China, Japan and the Republic of Korea is writing a new history textbook to resist efforts to white-wash Japan's militaristic past.

PLA aims to inspire youth with use of advanced aircraft, weapons in Sky Hunter
World2017-09-11 09:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

PLA aims to inspire youth with use of advanced aircraft, weapons in Sky Hunter

Another military movie Sky Hunter is ready to hit the screens on September 30, and the most advanced home-grown stealth fighter jet J-20 makes its first appearance in a movie.

More Chinese designers in spotlight at NY show
World2017-09-09 10:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

More Chinese designers in spotlight at NY show

As thousands of designers, models and celebrities gather in New York City for the semiannual New York Fashion Week from Thursday through Wednesday, 16 Chinese designers-the most to date-are ready to showcase their collections at the premier international fashion event.

Michael Jackson new album 'Scream' set for Sept release
World2017-09-08 14:30October 19 2017 13:10:36

Michael Jackson new album 'Scream' set for Sept release

The late “King of Pop”, Michael Jackson, returns with a Halloween-themed compilation album entitled “Scream” at end of September, with fan celebrations scheduled in six big cities.

Chinese movie 'Angels wear white' brings female perspectives on screen
World2017-09-08 11:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

Chinese movie 'Angels wear white' brings female perspectives on screen

Chinese movie “Angels wear white” premiered here at the Venice Film Festival on Thursday.

Over 3,000 visitors enjoy virtual reality at Venice Film Fest
World2017-09-07 09:30October 19 2017 13:10:36

Over 3,000 visitors enjoy virtual reality at Venice Film Fest

Within the old buildings of the Lazzaretto Vecchio, audience members of the Venice Film Festival patiently queued to watch a screening.

Dunkirk's immersive storytelling storms Chinese cinemas
World2017-09-06 10:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

Dunkirk's immersive storytelling storms Chinese cinemas

With his latest war film “Dunkirk,” Christopher Nolan yet again has his name buzzing across China.

Chinese translation of Dunkirk subtitle stirs controversy
World2017-09-06 10:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

Chinese translation of Dunkirk subtitle stirs controversy

The Chinese translation of a subtitle of British war film Dunkirk has triggered heated debate in China, after the word “home” in the subtitle was translated as “Zuguo” (motherland).

Gov't to support TV plays eulogizing nation
World2017-09-05 09:00October 19 2017 13:10:36

Gov't to support TV plays eulogizing nation

China plans to promote TV series that eulogize the nation and national heroes, a move an expert said aimed at facilitating the construction of spiritual civilization and overhauling production of TV plays.

Chinese young filmmakers in spotlight at Venice Film Festival
World2017-09-04 09:01October 19 2017 13:10:36

Chinese young filmmakers in spotlight at Venice Film Festival

Chinese young filmmakers were in the spotlight at the Venice Film Festival within the second edition of the “Focus on China” forum, a side event running from Thursday to Sunday at the Lido island.

U.S. orders closure of Russian consulate in San Francisco
World2017-09-01 09:26October 19 2017 13:10:36

U.S. orders closure of Russian consulate in San Francisco

The United States has ordered Russia to close its consulate in San Francisco, in response to Moscow's demand that the size of U.S. diplomatic staff in Russia be reduced.

BRICS: Towards new horizons of strategic partnership
World2017-09-01 09:22October 19 2017 13:10:36

BRICS: Towards new horizons of strategic partnership

The 9th BRICS Summit will be held in Xiamen, China, on September 4 and 5. I consider it important in this regard to present Russia's approaches to cooperation within the framework of this large and respected association and to share my views on the future of our further cooperation.

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