TweetPhotographer James Corrigan is wondering what’s going on here out in the west si-ide: I aint never seen this. The left side means Californy and the right side means public something or other? IDK. But I’ll find out, soon ‘nough. (Maybe it’s a race to see who can buy more houses in the Sunset?)
2015 apparently took quite a toll on the people of China. [ more › ]
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Benn Steil and Emma Smith at the Council on Foreign Relations present an interesting picture of Chinese reserves. They write: The People’s Bank of China has been selling off foreign currency reserves at a prodigious rate to keep the RMB stable. At $3.2 trillion, China’s reserves still seem enormous. But they are down $760 billion […]
The Chinese football revolution has captured many people’s imaginations over the past few weeks in world football. All of a sudden, the Chinese Super League appears to have become relevant concern as clubs have spent huge sums of money acquiring big named players from European sides. Whilst most of the players wouldn’t be considered tier one […]
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I tagged along to the over-the-top wedding of a wealthy couple in Shanghai, where there was a surplus of delicious food at a banquet for more than 500 people, quasi-sadistic party games, and endless entertainment.
Not so long ago, football was essentially outlawed in China. Team sports in general were pretty much banned as gatherings of more than 10 people were prohibited by the country’s Communist government. Football in the country has comeShow More Summary
Yesterday was Chinese New Year, which meant that, among other things, China’s state broadcaster CCTV, aired its annual New Year’s Gala. With an average viewership of around 700 million people, the gala is kind of China’s equivalent to the Super Bowl. Show More Summary
“‘Most Chinese grew up thinking Tagore was mild and romantic, all stars, gardens and flowers,’ Mr. Feng said in a recent interview in his Beijing studio. ‘So with my translation, many people felt like their Tagore, the Tagore from their childhood textbooks, had been challenged.'”
Every year, 332 million Chinese people migrate home just in time for the Lunar New Year festivities. For the first time in my life, I was one of them.
Today marks the start of the Chinese New Year, so you know what that means: a new Daredevil season 2 teaser! Well, that’s seemingly what went through the heads of the marketing people at Netflix, who decided that cross-section of people...Show More Summary
Thousands of people young and old gathered Sunday night at the Thien Hau Temple in Los Angeles' Chinatown in celebration of the Chinese New Year. The Lunar New Year in 2016 marks the Year of the Monkey on the Chinese calendar. (Photos by Barbara Davidson, video by Myung J. Chun / Los Angeles Times)
Dragons in London, Monkey Kings in New York, it appears that more people outside of China than just Mark Zuckerberg and David Cameron like to celebrate Chinese New Year. [ more › ]
Chinese and others around Asia flocked to temples and fairs to pray for good health and fortune on Monday, the first day of the Lunar New Year. In Beijing, hundreds of thousands of people visited traditional fairs held in parks, as well as Buddhist and Taoist temples offering singing and dance...
In his first interview on China, Pope Francis urged the world not to fear the communist country's fast rise and sent Chinese New Year's greetings to the Chinese people and President Xi Jinping, but didn't raise the issue of religious restrictions.
Creating a huge spectacle with actual living people, that's easy. China's CCTV broadcaster, on the other hand, employed 540 robots and 29 drones for the finale of its Chinese New Year gala show, and the result is pretty majestic SetShow More Summary
Every year, more than 700 million Chinese people turn on their televisions to watch the state broadcaster usher in the Lunar New Year with comedy sketches, star performances and disturbingly flexible acrobats. This year, many Chinese viewers say the program put them to sleep.
Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Monday. Chinese foreign currency reserves fell by $99 billion in January. On Sunday, the People's Bank of China reported that the country now has just $3.23 trillion left in its foreign reserves, the lowest level since May 2012. Show More Summary
Just in time for the whole country to shut down for the long Chinese New Year holiday, China has finally released its official report on what exactly went so wrong in August 2015 that resulted in massive chemical explosions at a warehouse in Tianjin killing 165 people and injuring 798. [ more › ]