Romeo and Juliet by Scottish Ballet in Beijing
Scottish Ballet was founded in 1957, it's the national ballet company of Scotland and one of the fou…
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2015 Clean Energy Expo China (CEEC)
Lisa Ono Valentine's Day concert in Shanghai
Lisa Ono has performed with many top musicians such as the legendary Antonio Carlos Jobim, the Jazz…
Ed Sheeran live in Shanghai
2015 World Figure Skating Championships in Shanghai
2015 Expo Finefood
Bakery China 2015
Club for Five Shanghai tour
73rd China International Medical Equipment Fair
The Nutcracker by the Russian State Ballet
The Nutcracker is a two-act ballet, originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov with a…
117th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair)
2015 Guangzhou International Boat Show
Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu Jie) Explained
Dragon Boat Festival is one of the oldest holidays in China, said to date back nearly 2,500 years to the Warring States Period.
It is held the fifth day of the fifth month each lunar year, and has several possible origins. By far the most popular tale is that of Qu Yuan.
Qu Yuan was a minister of the state of Chu, but when Chu aligned with the increasingly powerful Qin (the Terracotta Army, before they were terracotta), Qu was dubbed a trader and sent into exile. It was during his exile that he wrote what is largely considered China's first great poetry.
When the Qin dynasty eventually conquered Chu, legend has it that Qu, out of distress o
Harbin serves as a key political, economic, scientific, cultural and communications hub in Northeast China. Harbin, which is originally a Manchu word meaning "a place for drying fishing nets", grew from a small rural settlement on the Songhua River to become one of the largest cities in Northeast China.