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5,000 years on, the Yellow Emperor still a unifying force

Ancient ancestor who links the Chinese diaspora is helping a county overcome modern issues, report Huo Yan in Huangling, Shaanxi, and Li Yang in Beijing. An estimated 50 million overseas Chinese are scattered across the world today, but whatever cultures they embrace or languages they speak, blood ties from shared ancient ancestors are an eternal […]

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In Madrid, paper and shadows draw Chengdu closer

Chengdu, a megacity in western China, has been making a name for itself in Western countries in recent years, as it has moved to strengthen its cultural exchanges with the rest of the world.

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‘Broadway Classroom’ gives regard to China

The Broadway Classroom program, in which Broadway performers and American musical theater arts professionals provide training to youngsters, will make its international debut in China soon.

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Museum wedding honors past

Claudia and Chris Chuang entered their wedding ceremony at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco in bright-red, flowing robes. They were followed by similarly attired groomsmen hoisting banners bearing the couple’s family names written in Chinese seal script style.

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Xi calls on artists to renew belie in China’s culture

President Xi Jinping has called upon artists in the country to consolidate the confidence in Chinese culture, serve the people and create more inspiring and classical works to revive the nation.

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First Chinese library in Latin America opens

The Library Center of China, a joint project between the China Foreign Language Publishing Administration and the National Library of Peru, opened its doors in Lima, Peru on Sunday.

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