The China-ASEAN Media Journey on the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road 2017 kicked off on April 17. Twenty ASEAN journalists from twenty mainstream media outlets were invited to visit China’s Hunan and Jiangxi provinces.
A list of 10 places to experience the “sea of flowers” in the suburbs of Beijing has been popular on the Chinese Internet recently. Netizens call them “the best places to embody Beijing’s spring charm.”
When photographer Marcel Heijnen moved to Hong Kong, the territory’s shop cats instantly caught his eye. While the ‘feline emperors’ are the stars, his shots also offer insights into Hong Kong’s wares, from dried fish to paper.
The beginning of last week marked xiaoxue (小雪), or minor snow, the 20th term in the Chinese solar calendar, meaning the cold weather is here to stay. However, that’s no reason to stay indoors until Spring Festival.
By Duncan Gordon When you think of China, maybe you think lots of people and big cities. There’s probably a city you’ve never heard of which is twice the