China Daily
01/23/2017 at 14:05. Facebook
Lantern shows brighten festive moods across China

The following photos present some of the #lantern show in #China during #SpringFestival. [ Link ]
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 12:57. Facebook
The annual Hwacheon Sancheoneo Ice #Festival, with activities from bare handed fishing to ice sledding, kicks off in #Inje, about 165 kilometers east of #SouthKorean capital Seoul, on Sunday.

Crowds of attendees plunge into the freezing river water in hoping to catch smelt amid the #cold waves.

#Festival-goers of all ages, including foreign #tourists, took part in ice fishing, #snow sledding...
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China Daily
01/23/2017 at 12:03. Facebook
The world in photos: Jan 16 - 22

Here, we present some of the most striking #images from major #stories around the #world in the past week. #photo [ Link ]
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 11:04. Facebook
Meet See San Loi, or Season, Asia’s Dog Whisperer.

This Hong-Konger trains dogs and works in a dog shelter where he applies #CesarMillan's methods.

This is a replay of episode 10 of #UrbanTales from last season, watch the full story here: [ Link ]

#UrbanTalesVideo Series Two, produced in Beijing, starts coming Monday!
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 10:57. Facebook
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 09:36. Facebook
Amsterdam transforms into a tulip ocean on National Tulip Day

The Dam #tulips are picked on National #Tulip Day in #Amsterdam, #Netherlands, on January 21, 2017. Growers plant a picking #garden with 200,000 different colored tulips in front of the royal palace in Amsterdam. [ Link ]
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 08:55. Facebook
#Chinese annual #GDP growth hit 6.7 percent last year, pointing to stability in the world's number two #economy.

But the October-December increase of 6.8 percent marked the first quarterly improvement since the final three months of 2014.

The Asian giant is a crucial #driver of global growth and leaders are trying to reduce its reliance on exports and State-backed investment and instead...
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China Daily
01/23/2017 at 07:42. Facebook
Akyns #song cycle is a form of poem and #folk #entertainment in the Kazak #culture that is improvisation in the form of a song-like recitative with the accompaniment of a Dombra. Jiahenur, a prestigious Akyn singer in his region is our guide in a #musical journey through the life of the Kazaks in the Chinese city of Kansu, his hometown.
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 05:45. Facebook
Extension of Hangzhou-Changxing Highway opens

Photo taken on Jan 22, 2017 shows the north extension section of Hangzhou-Changxing #Highway, which located at the junction of Zhejiang, Jiangsu and Anhui provinces, opened to public on Sunday. #China [ Link ]
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 05:01. Facebook
China Daily brought you biggest stories during the #World Economic Forum in #Davos, #Switzerland, from Jan 17-20, 2017. This is the first time for China Daily to publish a special edition in Switzerland. #economy
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 04:23. Facebook
Amazing rime scenery seen at Kurbin River in NE China

#GlamorChina Photo taken on Jan 21, 2017 shows the rime #scenery at the Kurbin #River in Xunke county of Heihe, Heilongjiang province, Northeast #China. [ Link ]
China Daily
01/23/2017 at 02:22. Facebook
Giant panda twin cubs meet public in Chongqing

Giant #panda twin cubs Dashuang and Xiaoshuang are seen at the Chongqing #zoo in Chongqing, Southwest #China, Jan 22, 2017. The twin cubs, born in July of 2016, met the public here on Sunday. #animal [ Link ]
China Daily
yesterday at 11:30. Facebook
One-third of the world's #tin comes from the #Indonesian islands of Bangka and Belitung, where thousands risk serious injury and death in the mines.
Demand for the metal ore has soared in recent years, driven by a voracious #consumer appetite for the latest #electronics gadgets.
China Daily
yesterday at 09:01. Facebook
This is a #documentary about a little #girl and her relation with the #culture of her #ethnic origin, the Xibe ethnic group. (Directed by Pedro Nishiyama from Brazil)
China Daily
yesterday at 08:44. Facebook
Handmade noodles to greet Spring Festival

There's a long #tradition of villagers making handmade #noodles to greet #SpringFestival in Qinjiaquan village, Duchang county, East China's Jiangxi province. The long noodles hanging outside the #homes form a spectacular rural landscape. [ Link ]
China Daily
yesterday at 08:06. Facebook
Traditional Chinese costume shines around the globe

For tens of millions of overseas #Chinese scattered in every corner around the world, #SpringFestival is the best time of year to practice the many #traditions that are embedded in their cultural genes. #costume #culture [ Link ]
China Daily
yesterday at 07:04. Facebook
Traditional Spring Festival customs

#CultureInsider Traditionally, #SpringFestival starts in the early days of the 12th month of the #lunar calendar and lasts until the middle of the 1st lunar month of the following year. Let's have a look at some traditional #customs. [ Link ]
China Daily
yesterday at 05:05. Facebook
Girls practice Shaolin martial arts in Kabul, Afghanistan

There are 20 #Afghan girls learn Wushu in the Shaolin Wushu #club in Kabul. Most of them are students, aged from 13 to 20, and they have been practicing this martial sport for almost two years. [ Link ] #kungfu #martialarts
China Daily
yesterday at 03:08. Facebook
E China's Tianshenggang Channel Bridge finishes closure

Closure of Tianshenggang #Channel #Bridge was finished on Saturday. The main span of the bridge is 336 meters. It is the world's largest long-span heavy-duty highway and railway #steel #arch bridge. [ Link ]
China Daily
yesterday at 01:35. Facebook
Park ice rinks open to public in Beijing

Four natural #ice rinks located in Beijing's four parks of #SummerPalace, Beihai, Zizhuyuan and Taoranting opened to public on Saturday. #winter #fun #iceskating [ Link ]