Talents: key to the prospects of Confucius Institutes

2011-09-16 10:26:54

Lack of talent has become the biggest challenge for the development of Confucius Institutes.

Illusions, delusions and life is just a dream

2011-09-16 08:54:33

"梦"这个字由来已久,在甲骨文里,它就像一个睡在床上的人在梦中手舞足蹈的样子。 On the character | Dream

The snuff of dreams

2011-09-16 08:54:33

Chinese collectors have discovered the value of beautiful bottles

Guizhou Special: Protecting the cultures of Guizhou's ethnic groups

2011-09-14 16:04:38

After two years of research by experts, Southwest China's Guizhou province has defined 17 items representing cultures and traditions for ethnic groups.

The revived Chinese oil paper umbrella

2011-09-14 15:38:58

The colorfully decorated, almost gauze-like Chinese oil paper umbrella is a classic example of the perfect marriage of profound Chinese culture and delicate craftsmanship.

Jades' worrying truth

2011-09-13 11:47:46

Cultural relics experts, who put a 2.4 billion yuan price tag on two pieces of fake jade, defended their appraisal as a form of academic freedom.

Work, studies keep many away during festival

2011-09-13 11:12:36

A recent survey has found that nearly 60 percent of the younger generation failed to go home this year for a traditional family reunion to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival.

An important way to pass on ethnic culture

2011-09-10 15:50:32

Athletes and local officials in Guizhou have put a lot of time and sweat into these games, and expectations are running high.

From death matches to child's play

2011-09-09 14:28:01

You probably recognize the character (x) as a word of whimsy, but its origins are not so innocuous.

Fest celebrates an empress' birthday

2011-09-08 16:33:26

Daughters' Day, a festival for women, kicked off on Sept 1 in Guangyuan, Sichuan province, with a day's holiday for every female office worker in the city.

Intangible cultural heritage celebrated in Shanghai

2011-09-08 15:58:42

The Intangible Cultural Heritage Festival kicked off in Shanghai on Sept 7, 2011.

More than just a game

2011-09-06 15:09:27

Mahjong, a traditional Chinese game, is a tonic for the mind and soul for many in China.