China and Russia have signed two important arms sale contracts. China is buying 24 of the Sukhoi Su-35 fighter planes and four Lada-class AIP submarines from Moscow.
Ancient Chinese ceremony changes people’s lives – With enrolments in etiquette schools booming around the world, an alternative method for teaching etiquette…
History has made China a place where great inventions were created. Most commonly referred to are the four great inventions which include paper, printing, gunpowder, and the marine compass.
First episode of new weekly show “Rediscovering China.” The show focuses on traditional CHinese culture.
A village petition containing 300 signatures and thumbprints, criticizing the illegal arrest of Falun Gong practitioner Wang Xiaodong, has shaken the ranks of China’s top brass.
With moral degeneration, China’s semi-divine culture was severely damaged. When art was manipulated by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to sustain its totalitarianism, very few Chinese had the backbone to stand up for their belief.
Al Jazeera’s ex-Beijing correspondent says she covered country honestly and equitably, after having credentials revoked.
Tony Chen As a Winners of The 11th Independent Music Awards – It is a special album that includes many short pieces in Chinese style. It is produced by the composer to help with the revival of the lost Chinese tradition, hoping to become a key for listeners to explore the 5000 year divine culture of China.
The Ministry of Justice recently issued a decision on the establishment of the lawyers oath system.
The character 瓦 (wǎ) means tile, the ceramic pieces used for covering roofs. A tiled roof is a major characteristic of traditional Chinese architecture.
The outgoing Chinese premier says stalling on political reform risks chaos.
Outgoing Chinese premier Wen Jiabao has warned that China could face a return to the revolutionary turmoil of the Cultural Revolution in the absence of further political reform.
Ever since former Chongqing deputy mayor Wang Lijun fled to the U.S. Consulate seeking political asylum, the future of Chongqing’s Party Secretary…
Thousands of North Korean women fleeing their brutal homeland are ending up as sex slaves in China.
Standards for traditional women are derived from ancient people’s ideals of the unity of Heaven and humankind and traditional moral values.
In both the East and the West, the dragon is often associated with fantasy and mythical realms. Yet the outer appearances and common perceptions of the dragon differ greatly in these two parts of the world.
Why mainland Chinese are too scared to eat….
Traditional Chinese buildings are warm in the winter and cool in the summer. The design and construction of these buildings are truly remarkable. In this episode of Journey to the East, we will show you a brief history of traditional Chinese architecture.
The Hong Village evolved during the Ming and Qing Dynasties and is located in beautiful surroundings with green hills and clear streams winding throughout.
Smith, a propagandist for British colonialism, argued that human progress was advanced with the spread of this “free market” globally, through the expansion of the British Empire.
In ancient China, a new-born baby girl brought much less joy to the family than a boy. Most people wanted sons much more than they wanted daughters, because in that culture, daughters were only temporary family members of their birth parents. After marriage, the girls became members of their husband’s family. Parents usually thought it was not worth investing much in their daughters.