A World Bank loan will be used for infrastructure construction, cultural heritage protection and industry development in 68 ancient villages in East China's Anhui province.
One of the worst and most spendthrift tyrants in Chinese history has been found buried in a shabby tomb in Yangzhou, East China's Jiangsu province, by China's top archaeologists.
The Great Wall is now facing massive destruction from farmland expansion and construction.
Authorities in East China's Anhui province has confirmed that a 1,200-years-old limestone pagoda is set to return home in early 2014, according to Anhui Museum on Sunday.
Old town of Galle and its fortifications was listed as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1988.
An exhibition on ethnic scripts showcasing China's multi-ethnic culture debuted Tuesday at the UN headquarters.
Scientists have found evidence that Northeast China was one of the first areas to domesticate cattle from about 10,660 years ago.
The paper used to write ancient Dongba scriptures is called Dongba paper. The traditional manufacturing technique to make Dongba paper was created by the Naxi ethnic group in Yunnan province.
Dongba culture belongs to the Naxi ethnic group. Dongba, literally meaning "wise man," is the main heir of Dongba culture, an intellectual with wide knowledge covering fields like music, dance, classics, writing, history, painting, and medicine.
Locals perform the Nuo Opera during a cultural event in Nanfeng county, East China's Jiangxi province, Nov 10, 2013.
The Chinese pavilion and Japanese pagoda at Laeken Royal Palace in a northern suburb of Brussels will be closed to visitors for maintenance.
An innovative project fusing the private, government and NGO sectors aims to go beyond restoring ancient Pingyao's major structures to include its residences.