Chinese, Greek presidents visit Acropolis Museum

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife, Peng Liyuan, visited the Acropolis Museum in Athens on Tuesday, accompanied by Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and his wife.

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  • Rare bronze horse head returned to Yuanmingyuan

    Rare bronze horse head returned to Yuanmingyuan

    Nov 13,2019

    A rare bronze horse head plundered from Beijing's Old Summer Palace was officially handed over to the State Administration of Cultural Heritage at a ceremony held at the National Museum of China in Beijing on Wednesday.

  • National treasures from Afghanistan debut in Hong Kong

    National treasures from Afghanistan debut in Hong Kong

    Nov 13,2019

    A batch of 231 pieces of "national treasures" from Afghanistan finally made it to China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region after a long voyage traveling 28 museums across the world, making a debut at the Hong Kong Museum of History.

  • 'Midway' leads China box office for 2nd consecutive day

    'Midway' leads China box office for 2nd consecutive day

    Nov 13,2019

    "Midway," an American war film centering on the 1942 Battle of Midway, led the Chinese mainland box office for a second consecutive day on Tuesday, according to the China Movie Data Information Network Wednesday.

  • Horse-head statue of Old Summer Palace comes home

    Horse-head statue of Old Summer Palace comes home

    Nov 13,2019

    A red bronze horse-head statue was brought back by Macao-based tycoon and collector Stanley Ho Hung-sun and handed over to the National Cultural Heritage Administration in Beijing on Wednesday.

  • 72,000-plus digitized ancient Chinese books available online

    72,000-plus digitized ancient Chinese books available online

    Nov 13,2019

    More than 7,200 digitized ancient Chinese books were launched online Tuesday by the National Library of China (NLA) and a dozen other institutions, bringing the total number of digitized ancient books available online to more than 72,000.

  • "Downton Abbey" set for December China screening

    Nov 13,2019

    "Downton Abbey," the first big-screen adaption of the British historical period drama television series of the same name, is set for theatrical release on the Chinese mainland on Dec. 13.

  • IAAF announces finalists for World Athlete of the Year 2019

    IAAF announces finalists for World Athlete of the Year 2019

    Nov 13,2019

    The International Association of Athletics Federations announced the five finalists for the Female World Athlete of the Year 2019 on Tuesday.

  • FIFA bans ex-CONMEBOL officials for life

    Nov 13,2019

    Former South American football officials Eduardo Deluca, Jose Luis Meiszner and Manuel Burga have received life bans for their role in a sprawling corruption scheme, world football governing body FIFA said on Tuesday.

  • Under-19 side sinks to historic low point

    Under-19 side sinks to historic low point

    Nov 12,2019

    China Under-19 head coach Cheng Yaodong delivered a damning assessment of the country's youth ranks after his team failed to qualify for the AFC U-19 Championship for the first time in 25 years.

  • China braced for true test of World Cup credentials

    China braced for true test of World Cup credentials

    Nov 12,2019

    Team China will again look to Guangzhou Evergrande's Brazilborn forward Ai Kesen, aka Elkeson, and Espanyol striker Wu Lei to make the difference on Thursday.The uncertainty at Evergrande has added to concerns that Ai Kesen is neither in peak condition nor the best frame of mind for the Syria clash.

  • Chinese team FPX scoops League of Legends World title

    Chinese team FPX scoops League of Legends World title

    Nov 11,2019

    Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix (FPX) defeated European counterparts G2 Esports (G2) 3-0 in the final of the 2019 League of Legends World Championship held in Paris on Sunday night.

  • China win women's final at Table Tennis World Cup

    Nov 11,2019

    China defeated Japan 3-0 in the final of the women's team event at the 2019 Table Tennis Team World Cup on Sunday.

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