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'Hidden Figures' goes on to top of box office in its fourth weekend
World2017-01-16 11:47August 15 2018 22:48:09

'Hidden Figures' goes on to top of box office in its fourth weekend

Robot Wars looks set to make a smash in China market
World2017-01-13 09:28August 15 2018 22:48:09

Robot Wars looks set to make a smash in China market

Amateur robot enthusiasts in China will soon have a chance to send their creations into battle, as Robot Wars, the British TV show, looks set to come to China this year.

Shanghai, London to make music
World2017-01-13 09:28August 15 2018 22:48:09

Shanghai, London to make music

The Shanghai Conservatory of Music and London’s Royal College of Music said yesterday they would establish a joint institute to give local students access to some of the world’s top music education.

Trump's pick for U.S. secretary of state calls Russia a
World2017-01-12 20:43August 15 2018 22:48:09

Trump's pick for U.S. secretary of state calls Russia a "danger"

US President-elect Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state Rex Tillerson called Russia a "danger" and said he favored keeping current US sanctions against Moscow for now.

Big data show netizens hooked on entertainment news
World2017-01-12 15:05August 15 2018 22:48:09

Big data show netizens hooked on entertainment news

Results of a big-data analysis revealed on Tuesday that 68.29 percent of Chinese netizens are followers of entertainment news.

Chinese-style origins give vitality to domestic animation
World2017-01-12 14:26August 15 2018 22:48:09

Chinese-style origins give vitality to domestic animation

China never lacks access to quality animation productions. The difficulty lies in how to translate them successfully and adapt them into the market, but young Chinese animation creators are on the move.

Rogue One opens in China with low box-office take
World2017-01-12 12:35August 15 2018 22:48:09

Rogue One opens in China with low box-office take

Despite the inclusion of two popular Chinese actors, the latest Star Wars film struggled to pull in big audiences for its first weekend of release in China, though it was able to win first place at the box office.

Li Yuchun's decade of breakthroughs
World2017-01-12 09:32August 15 2018 22:48:09

Li Yuchun's decade of breakthroughs

Chinese singer-songwriter Li Yuchun released her eighth studio album, Growing Wild, in 2016. Instead of a CD including a dozen new songs, Li broke with tradition by separating the new album into four EPs.

GRAMMY Museum to open 1st overseas branch in China
World2017-01-11 16:33August 15 2018 22:48:09

GRAMMY Museum to open 1st overseas branch in China

The GRAMMY Museum will open its first international outlet outside the United States in Sanya, Hainan Province, within three years, its executive director said at a ceremony in Beijing on Monday.

Century Pennon Culture to work with iQiyi on online literature adaptations
World2017-01-11 10:50August 15 2018 22:48:09

Century Pennon Culture to work with iQiyi on online literature adaptations

Beijing Century Pennon Culture will dedicate more time and energy into adapting more Chinese online literature works into stage plays and other mediums in the upcoming years.

Award-winning 'La La Land' to play in China
World2017-01-10 13:42August 15 2018 22:48:09

Award-winning 'La La Land' to play in China

Chinese distributors announced their import plan of the romantic musical comedy "La La Land" a day after it took seven awards at the Golden Globes.

Golden Globe sparks word fight between Trump, Hollywood
World2017-01-10 10:41August 15 2018 22:48:09

Golden Globe sparks word fight between Trump, Hollywood

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump lashed out at Hollywood Monday in response to jeering against him during the star-studded Golden Globe ceremony.

'La La Land' breaks record by sweeping 7 Golden Globe Awards
World2017-01-09 19:53August 15 2018 22:48:09

'La La Land' breaks record by sweeping 7 Golden Globe Awards

The modern musical romance feature film "La La Land" miraculously made its all seven nominations to real awards at the 74th Golden Globe Awards held at Beverly Hilton, Los Angeles, on Sunday night.

'Railroad Tigers' tops Chinese box office
World2017-01-06 13:57August 15 2018 22:48:09

'Railroad Tigers' tops Chinese box office

"Railroad Tigers," a domestic comedy featuring Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan, ruled the Chinese box office in the week ending Jan. 1, earning 275 million yuan (39.9 million U.S. dollars), China Film News reported Friday.

Actress Li Bingbing reveals secret lover
World2017-01-05 13:35August 15 2018 22:48:09

Actress Li Bingbing reveals secret lover

Famous Chinese actress Li Bingbing announced her relationship with a young man on Wednesday night after tabloids posted photos of them holding hands and acting intimately.

50-year-old Janet Jackson becomes a mom
World2017-01-04 16:01August 15 2018 22:48:09

50-year-old Janet Jackson becomes a mom

Pop superstar Janet Jackson gave birth to a boy on Tuesday at 50 years old, her representative said.

Ten popular songs that got people singing in 2016
World2017-01-04 10:25August 15 2018 22:48:09

Ten popular songs that got people singing in 2016

The year 2016 just ended. In the past 365 days, do you have an unforgettable story associated with a song? Did you learn to sing a new song? Do you have your song of the year?

Chinese funding fuels world cinema
World2017-01-03 14:23August 15 2018 22:48:09

Chinese funding fuels world cinema

Cash-rich Chinese investors are increasingly visible on the international screen.

Islamic State claims responsibility for Istanbul attack
World2017-01-02 21:24August 15 2018 22:48:09

Islamic State claims responsibility for Istanbul attack

South Korea's ruling Saenuri Party is expected to be cut in half in the near future as scores of lawmakers with one of the two party factions agreed on Wednesday to defect next week after the presidential impeachment.

Chinese embassy strongly opposes Tshwane mayor's trip to Taiwan
World2017-01-02 10:51August 15 2018 22:48:09

Chinese embassy strongly opposes Tshwane mayor's trip to Taiwan

The Chinese Embassy in South Africa has voiced strong opposition to the recent trip to Taiwan by the mayor of Tshwane, Solly Msimanga.

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