While winter's trees await spring to show off their new attire of blossoms and leaves, Shijiazhuang, the capital of Hebei province, has stolen a march on warmer weather by featuring pictures on its trees.
Market principles should not be allowed to invade our civic, social and family lives, says Michael Sandel, a political philosopher and a professor at Harvard University's Department of Government.
Pakistan embassy hosted a cultural evening to celebrate the Lunar New Year and Pakistan Day in Beijing on Feb 28. A number of artists and youths from China and Pakistani diaspora presented cultural performances during the event.
Altierre, a digital tag and sensor maker based in San Jose, California, has raised more than $80 million from investors and spent 10 years developing the technology for digital tags and the wireless networks they require.
Shanghai Calling. But nobody was answering.
Sid Ganis voted at and attended the 85th Academy Awards, and really enjoyed the three-and-a-half hour show.
If there was a Chinese celebrity who was grabbing as much attention as Ang Lee - the Best Director winner at the recent Oscars - it must be Fan Bingbing
Eleven years after Chinese rocker Cui Jian started the "live vocal" movement, he eventually made it to TV, the main vehicle of the lip-syncing that he opposes so much.
It is the busiest week for the makeup artist, who has rented the studio temporarily for the annual arts examination.
Twenty-year-old Wang Ziling confidently walked out of the Central Academy of Drama, as a large group of journalists rushed toward her, asking for her feelings about the examination.
For aspiring actors and the schools they hope will launch them, spring is a season of infinite hope.