2017-02-06A Kongming lantern, or sky lantern, caused delays at the Beijing Nanyuan Airport on Saturday night after becoming stuck in the engine of an airplane, the airport confirmed on Sunday.
2017-02-06On the sixth day of the Lunar New Year, I sent 66 yuan ($10), a lucky Chinese amount, to my family WeChat group as my last hongbao, the traditional red envelope with cash given during Spring Festival.
2017-02-06The coming West Kowloon Cultural District is generally envisioned as reinforcing Hong Kong's growing importance as a cultural hub.
2017-02-05New born babies bring joy, of course, but also troubles with how to name them.
2017-02-05Traditional Spring Festival celebrations include firecrackers, family reunions and temple fairs, but today it might be worth adding cinema to the list
2017-02-04Traditional Spring Festival celebrations include firecrackers, family reunions and temple fairs, but today it might be worth adding cinema to the list.
2017-02-04WeChat, China's major instant messaging app, said that some 46 billion electronic red envelopes ("hongbao" in Chinese) containing gift money were sent on WeChat from Jan. 27 to Feb. 1, 43 percent more than last year.
2017-02-04It seems like the whole country has changed its preferences for dog breeds. Since 2012, when a Tibetan mastiff pup sold for 20 million yuan ($2.9 million) in Shandong province, the country has become obsessed with brown toy poodles.
2017-02-04Chinese cinemas took 3.347 billion yuan ($487 million) in ticket sales during the seven-day Lunar New Year holiday, setting a record high, according to the film administration Friday.
2017-02-04China's national observatory on Friday issued a yellow alert for fog in the country's northern and central regions.
In the summer of 2015, when Alex Cree was on a trip to Guangdong and having a conversation with clients and colleagues, he had no idea that he would soon be changing his career.
2017-02-04Spring Festival, celebrated across China as the nation's biggest annual holiday, is being embraced by more countries as an occasion to participate in Chinese festivities.
2017-02-03PRIOR TO THIS YEAR'S SPRING FESTIVAL, many media outlets and scholars called for a total ban on fireworks because of the air pollution they cause. A comment on ifeng.com said:
2017-02-03Traffic slowed to a crawl on major highways on Thursday as tens of millions of people returned home after the Spring Festival holiday.
2017-02-03Many cities in northern China will face a smoggy weekend due to the windless weather, while smoke from firecrackers will worsen pollution in some areas, the national environmental authority said.