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Malaysia says to release body of Kim Jong Nam to North Korea
World2017-03-31 10:40April 28 2017 18:02:23

Malaysia says to release body of Kim Jong Nam to North Korea

Malaysia will release the body of Kim Jong Nam to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and allow its nationals to leave, after the nine stranded Malaysian citizens in DPRK were freed, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said in a statement on Thursday.

Hollywood welcomes more film co-productions with China
World2017-03-31 09:31April 28 2017 18:02:23

Hollywood welcomes more film co-productions with China

“Film co-productions can help foster greater cultural exchange and understanding between two different countries, such as China and the United States,” Hollywoord film director Julia Pierrepont III said at her home in Sunland, Los Angeles.

New Fast and the Furious races to meet fans' hopes
World2017-03-30 10:01April 28 2017 18:02:23

New Fast and the Furious races to meet fans' hopes

The next installment of the car-racing cinematic franchise The Fast and the Furious is due soon. With a radical twist in the plot, expectations are high.

May, Sturgeon meet in Scotland, but neither lady is for turning
World2017-03-28 20:03April 28 2017 18:02:23

May, Sturgeon meet in Scotland, but neither lady is for turning

British Prime Minister Theresa May and Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon met Monday, just 24 hours before the Scottish Parliament's scheduled vote for a second independence referendum.

'Kong: Skull of Island' tops Chinese box office
World2017-03-28 14:01April 28 2017 18:02:23

'Kong: Skull of Island' tops Chinese box office

American blockbuster “Kong: Skull Island” saw 500 million yuan (72.6 million U.S. dollars) in earnings for the week ending March 26, the clear box office winner for the week, China Film News reported Tuesday.

S. Korean prosecutors to seek arrest warrant for ex-president Park
World2017-03-27 19:36April 28 2017 18:02:23

S. Korean prosecutors to seek arrest warrant for ex-president Park

South Korean prosecutors on Monday sought to arrest former president Park Geun-hye over a corruption scandal embroiling Park and her longtime confidante.

Oh boy! Another youth sensation
World2017-03-27 14:00April 28 2017 18:02:23

Oh boy! Another youth sensation

Youngsters dream of fame. Entertainment executives dream of making a fortune. Here is where they meet.

Relaxed film policy leads to bigger box office
World2017-03-27 10:00April 28 2017 18:02:23

Relaxed film policy leads to bigger box office

Chinese box office revenue ranked second in the world in 2016, mostly due to a relaxation in film regulation policies which led to faster domestic production schedules.

South Korea's Sewol ferry fully emerges from water
World2017-03-26 08:53April 28 2017 18:02:23

South Korea's Sewol ferry fully emerges from water

The stricken South Korean Sewol ferry fully emerged from the water at around 21:15 local time on Saturday.

6 people arrested as part of terror investigation released without charge: police
World2017-03-25 08:40April 28 2017 18:02:23

6 people arrested as part of terror investigation released without charge: police

Britain's Metropolitan Police said here on Friday night that the six people arrested as part of the terror investigation had been released and would face no further actions.

Beijing Int'l Film Festival features films from Belt and Road countries
World2017-03-24 11:56April 28 2017 18:02:23

Beijing Int'l Film Festival features films from Belt and Road countries

Nearly 500 movies, including productions from countries along the Belt and Road, will be screened during the 7th Beijing International Film Festival, which opens April 16.

Beijing int'l film festival to screen classics
World2017-03-24 00:16April 28 2017 18:02:23

Beijing int'l film festival to screen classics

The film organizers will bring movie fans a visual feast of classic films, including the four installments of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise and seven installments of “The Fast and the Furious”.

More fun for monster fans
World2017-03-23 10:15April 28 2017 18:02:23

More fun for monster fans

It took Tom Hiddleston nearly an hour to walk across a few meters of red carpet to get to a Beijing hall. Screaming fans scrambled for autographs and photos, and became more excited after hearing the star greet them in Mandarin.

UK PM to trigger Brexit on March 29
World2017-03-22 11:11April 28 2017 18:02:23

UK PM to trigger Brexit on March 29

The British Prime Minister Theresa May is going to trigger the Article 50 on March 29, formally starting the country's exit from the European Union.

Ousted S. Korean president apologizes before being questioned by prosecutors
World2017-03-21 20:02April 28 2017 18:02:23

Ousted S. Korean president apologizes before being questioned by prosecutors

Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye appeared Tuesday in the prosecutors' office to be questioned over a corruption scandal that led to her impeachment earlier this month.

Trump urges NATO members to “pay their fair share” of defense cost
World2017-03-18 08:59April 28 2017 18:02:23

Trump urges NATO members to “pay their fair share” of defense cost

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday reiterated his support to NATO, but urged its members to "pay their fair share for the cost of defense."

Pingyao is to host film festival in October
World2017-03-17 17:00April 28 2017 18:02:23

Pingyao is to host film festival in October

Pingyao, a 2,700-year-old town in Shanxi province, will hold the Pingyao Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon International Film Festival from Oct. 19 to 26.

17-year-old student held after teacher shot at French school
World2017-03-17 10:11April 28 2017 18:02:23

17-year-old student held after teacher shot at French school

A HEAVILY armed student injured his head teacher and two other people in a shooting at a French high school yesterday, rattling nerves in a country repeatedly the target of jihadist attacks.

Wang impresses with performance in TV series on police
World2017-03-16 14:00April 28 2017 18:02:23

Wang impresses with performance in TV series on police

From playing a struggling father in The Piano in a Factory to being a ruthless bandit in Saving Mr Wu, Wang Qianyuan is a versatile actor.

'Logan' continues to lead Chinese box office
World2017-03-15 11:36April 28 2017 18:02:23

'Logan' continues to lead Chinese box office

“Logan,” an action movie produced by 20th Century Fox, ruled the Chinese box office for the consecutive second week, earning 261 million yuan (37.7 million U.S. dollars) from March 6 to March 12, China Film News reported Wednesday.

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