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Tai chi lights up Times Square

Performing the traditional Chinese martial arts tai chi and kung fu, a group of Chinese kung fu champions wowed audiences on Times Square on Sunday.

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G20 lights up Times Square on towering screen

A series of promotional videos starring the G20 Hangzhou Summit is being shown on a billboard-sized screen in New York’s Times Square.

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S China Sea video plays in Times Square

A three-minute video promoting China’s historical role and standing in the South China Sea is playing in Times Square.

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China revels in New Year’s Eve celebration

With the whole world watching the New Year’s Eve festivities from Times Square in New York, what a great time it was to promote Chinese tourism. “I encourage all of you to visit China,” said Cui Tiankai, China’s ambassador to the United States, to the expected 1 million revelers in Times Square on Thursday and the 1 billion around the world watching a live stream of the celebration.

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Yunnan province to strut in Times Square

Chinese artist Yuan Xikun (left), from Yunnan province, and his Yuan Hong’an stand in front of the New Year’s crystal ball in Times Square in New York on Tuesday. Yuan’s art was displayed on a screen in Times Square and Yunnan culture will be featured in the Times Square Countdown. Lu Huiquan / for China Daily

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New York City welcomes the Terracotta Warriors

Gazing at the Terracotta Warriors and Horses usually requires a trip to China, but residents and tourists in Manhattan can, through late summer, glimpse a few of the mysterious figures that guarded the first Chinese emperor’s underground palace. Discovery Times Square is the temporary home of nine of the more than 8,000 life-size replicas from […]

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