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Chinese language gains popularity in Serbian high schools

Chinese investments in Serbia have influenced more and more Serbian school children to take interest in learning Chinese language, said Wednesday Vesna Fila assistant to Minister of Education and Science,…

China’s box office sets new record in 2012

China’s film industry earned about 16.8 billion yuan(2.69 billion U.S. dollars) in the box office in 2012, with domestic movies contributing less than half of the revenue, the Chongqing Economic…

Chinese leaders watch Peking Opera for New Year

Chinese leaders watch Peking Opera for New Year

Top Chinese leaders including Xi Jinping, general secretary of Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday watched Peking Opera at the National Center for the Performing Arts in a…

Mo Yan awarded 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature

Mo Yan awarded 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature

Chinese writer Mo Yan was awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature in Stockholm Concert Hall in Sweden on Monday. The Nobel Prize Award Ceremony for 2012 started at 4.30…

More translations needed for Chinese literature to expand worldwide

Mohammed Elshijh, an Egyptian doctoral candidate at Beijing Language and Cultural University, chose to study Chinese literature after receiving his bachelor’s degree in 1999. As countries with long, rich histories,…

“I will continue telling my stories”: Mo Yan

“I will continue telling my stories”: Mo Yan

Chinese writer Mo Yan, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature, described himself as a storyteller in a lecture at the Swedish Academy on Friday afternoon. It is telling…

China intensifies regulation of showbiz brokerage

China’s Ministry of Culture issued a regulation on Friday to intensify administration over brokerage activities in the country’s performing arts sector. The ministry told show business brokers to protect performers’…

Chongqing cultural industry sees 30 bln yuan added value

The added value of Chongqing cultural industry hit 30.948 billion yuan in 2011, up 29.6% over 2010 (calculated according to the current price). And the added value accounted for 3.09%…

Wujiang River Basin Ethnic Culture Research Base opens

The Unveiling Ceremony of Wujiang River Basin Ethnic Culture Research Base, under the Center for Ethnic and Folk Literature and Art Development of the Ministry of Culture, was held at…

China Central Academy of Fine Arts Establishes its Research Center in Hunan

On November 30, co-founded by the Hunan Huakai Chuangyi Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. and China Central Academy of Fine Arts, the first base of education, production and research of the…