Wu Haoyu makes a lacquerwork on a ceramic sculpture in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on June 23, 2019.Wu Haoyu, surrounded by his lacquerworks, makes a lacquer piece on a ceramic sculpture in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on June 23, 2019. [Photo/VCG]
When the devastating Wenchuan earthquake struck in May 2008, leaving more than 80,000 dead or missing, Wang was carrying out his post-doctoral research in theoretical physics at the Austrian Academy of Sciences.
"I called my father on the phone all the time, and every time when I asked where he stayed, he said he was sleeping on the road," said Wang Junfeng, Wang Yuming's oldest son."He just wanted to see if he could find my mother among the homeless," Wang Junfeng said.
People work out in an unstaffed gym in a converted shipping container in Chengdu, Sichuan province. Users pay for the 24-hour facilities by scanning a QR code with their phones.
Mbelwa Kairuki, Tanzania's ambassador to China, hailed great changes underway in the African country thanks to China's Belt and Road initiative.
In the Hushan tourist attraction in the city of Dandong, Ms. Liu strikes a pose and takes a selfie.
People walk across a bridge in the man-made woods in Makit county, Kashgar, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. In 2012, the local government launched a project to convert about 66,000 hectares of desert on the county outskirts into woods.
By 1966, more than 3,000 Chinese rose varieties had been planted in the Temple of Heaven park. Chinese roses in full bloom at the China Daily compound in Beijing.
February 4, 2022, marks the opening ceremony of 2022 Winter Olympic Games, which will be held in Beijing and Zhangjiakou City in neighboring Hebei Province. China's capital, Beijing, will become the first city to have hosted both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
Lhasa West Railway Station is Tibet's largest freight terminal. The station's cargo throughput reached 5.75 million metric tons last year, more than 17 times higher than in 2006.
When Zhang Xin arrived in Shanghai from the inland province of Sichuan in 2017, he went to look at the ocean.That memory prompted him to participate in a shoreline garbage monitoring and cleanup campaign on June 1 that was organized by Shanghai Rendu Ocean, an NGO that focuses on marine trash.
The artificial intelligence market in China reached $1.76 billion in 2018 and will rise to $11.9 billion by 2023, according to a report.
Visitors to some parts of the Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture in Sichuan province, well known as a habitat of the giant panda, are often left impressed by its vast expanses of firs and spruces.
The growing number of sports enthusiasts in Zhejiang can be traced to the National Fitness Program for 2016-20, aimed at encouraging 700 million Chinese to exercise at least once a week."The sports lottery has been an important way of supporting the national fitness program in our city," said Wang Li, deputy director of Hangzhou Sports Bureau.
Zarina Akeneva, 27, remembers her first experience shopping online in 2012 when she was a student in the University of Tyumen in her home country of Russia.
"I heard groups of children passing by and shouting: 'Pandas! Pandas!' They want to see them as soon as possible," said Svetlana Akulova, director general of the Moscow Zoo.
Visitors try Chinese cuisine at "Taste of China" in Los Angeles, the United States, on May 18, 2019.Zhang explained: "Cuisine art is a big part of Chinese culture and by launching this kind of cultural exchange, we bring Chinese culture to ordinary people and that helps bring Chinese and American people closer together.
Zhang Shuxin holds a group of bells he collected at his home in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province.He spent lots of time carefully maintaining the bells and creating photo files for each one.
On the 97-year-old Hengshan Road in downtown Shanghai, there is a small gate that can be easily missed. When people walk through it at night, they will be fascinated by a complex of elegant buildings bathed in soft yellow lighting.
It is a summer evening in Lahai, a remote village in Xichou County of southwest China's Yunnan Province and all is quiet and pleasant. In front of the villagers committee office building, the elderly are chatting and children are playing.
Despite facing several obstacles in his recycling business, the entrepreneur insists on devoting his life to it
Over the past decades, Cynthia Chennault traveled frequently between the United States and China, dedicated to cultural and people-to-people exchanges, an effort she deemed vital for the friendship long forged by the two nations.
He felt strong resonation with Ma and his father's story and joined in the filmmaking a few months after Sun Yang, a Beijing-based director, started shooting in March 2015.
At a booth near the National Stadium in Beijing -- the iconic "Bird's Nest," Wan Visa was busy making tom yang soup.The 32-year-old Thai chef was among the cooks attending the week-long Asia Food Festival in Beijing, serving visitors a bite of Asia that demonstrates the continent's diverse culinary cultures.
Dr. Yang Kun still keeps a shaky cellphone video he took six years ago. In the video, dense clouds scud down the mountainside like a tide of ink.
These young people who work at the fourth-highest airport in the world will represent the airport the following day to play in a regional championship in Ngari prefecture, Tibet autonomous region.
"Is that spicy?" "Can I taste the plain noodles before adding the sauce?" Chef learners from the School of Hospitality of Weltec, Wellington Institute of Technology, kept asking questions during a special cooking course by two Chinese chefs, Wang Chenghua and Liu Yu on Monday.
With China maintaining sound economic momentum for decades, observers have long tried to fathom to what extent Chinese culture is behind development of the world's second-largest economy.
Overseas Chinese on a cultural tour in Shanxi Province have called for the Kangxi Dictionary, the standard Chinese dictionary during the 18th and 19th centuries, to be included in the Chinese input system for mobile phones.
As a famous Hindi saying goes, "A sword can't replace a needle." In the context of India-China relations, the acupuncture needle plays an important role in health care and cultural exchanges.