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Top China News

Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines against the Delta Variant

Studies on previous outbreaks in Guangzhou city, China showed that the overall protection rate of Chinese inactivated vaccines against the Delta strain was close to 60%, and the protection rate of severe cases was 100%.

Sept 3th, 2021

The 18th China-ASEAN Expo Will Be Held in September 10-13 2021

The 18th China-ASEAN Expo Will Be Held in September 10-13, 2021, and September 13 is the Public Open Day. The slogan this year is Jointly Build the Belt and Road for a Stronger China-ASEAN Community of a Shared Future. The form of the exhibition is combination of physical and On-line CAEXPO.

Aug 27th, 2021

China Hi-Tech Fair 2021

CHTF integrates performance trading, product display, high-level forum, project investment attraction, cooperation and communication. The 2021 exhibition will be held from November 17 to 21 in Futian District, Shenzhen. And this is the 23th China Hi-Tech Fair.

Aug 26th, 2021

Some Tips for Tourists who Travel by Train Recently

Actually we do not recommend you to travel recently. But if you really need to take the train, please be aware the epidemic prevention and control policies at the place of departure and destination in advance, and it is better to have a back up plan.

Aug 9th, 2021

The 130th Canton Fair Will Be Held Online in October 2021

With more than 60 years of history, the China Import and Export Fair, also called the Canton Fair, is the most important and largest trade fair in China. It was held every spring and autumn yearly in Guangzhou since 1957. The next coming session is the 130th Canton Fair that will be held online in October, 2021.

July 20th, 2021

Shenzhou 12 Firstly Docked with China's Space Station

China has successfully launched the seventh crewed flight - Shenzhou 12 spaceship on June 17th, 2021. It is the first flight mission to dock with the Tianhe core module (Chinese space station), which marked as the milestone in China's aerospace history.

June 30th, 2021

WHO Approved Two China Covid-19 Vaccines for Emergency Use

Two covid-19 vaccines developed by Beijing Sinopharm Group Company Limited and Beijing Sinovac Biotech Ltd have been in the list for emergency use by the WHO to relief unfair distribution of vaccine all around the world, especially for low income countries.

June 25th, 2021

An Inhaled Covid-19 Vaccine Is Applying for Emergncey Use in China

According to the clinical trail data currently, the inhaled vaccine shows more effectiveness than the injected one. It can activate antibodies in the airways, which gives the human body more protection.

June 16th, 2021

Current Covid-19 Cases in China Mainland

Since the first confirmed COVID-19 infection found on May 21st in Guangzhou, one of the most important entry ports in China, it has been reported 110 possitive cases among the 27.98 million of nucleic acid samples until June 10th.

June 10th, 2021

Five COVID-19 Vaccines Are on the Market in China

There are five COVID-19 vaccines, produced by domestic companies, have been approved to be adopted on a wide scale in China. Up to June 3rd, over 700 million of doses have been administered nationwide. Foreigners who have been living in China more than half a year are able to inoculate with appointment.

June 7th, 2021

China Reached 639 Million of Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines

It is widely believed that China has been speeding up to meet the goal of herd immunity to against Covid-19 worldwide by the end of 2021. Up to May 31st, China has passed 639 million doses of vaccination in domestic, according to latest report from National Health Commission.

June 2nd, 2021

Entries to 19 Asian Countries Are Prohibited

In order to help slow down the spread of COVID-19 all over the world, entires to 19 countries of Asia are prohibited currently, including Japan, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kuwait, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, Malaysia, Yemen, Mongolia, etc.

May 14th, 2021

China Festival

8 Lucky Foods for Chinese New Year 2022 (with recipes)

Chinese New Year feast is the most important and fancy dinner in the whole year. The 8 lukcy foods are placed with best hopes and good symbolic meaning. The recipes will help you prepare a Chinese new year feast.

Aug. 25, 2021

9 Good Chinese New Year Gifts and 6 Gift Taboos

It is neccessary to learn what are the good gifts and what are the gift taboos if you visit a friend or a relative in China during the Chinese New Year holiday. We'll provide you 9 gift ideas that never be wrong and 6 taboos to avoid.

Aug. 19, 2021

Chinese New Year 2022: Time, Tiger Year, Traditions

As the most famous festival of China in the world, the Chinese New Year, also called Spring Festival, attracts many attentions every year. The zodiac of Chinese New Year 2022 is Tiger since February 1, 2022. The public holiday will start from January 31 and end on February 6, 2022.

Aug. 12, 2021

Top 5 Ethnic Minorities Festivals in China

Top 5 China ethnic minority festivals are Sho Dun Festival, Nadam Fair, Corban Festival, Water-Sprinkling Festival, and San Yue San Festival. Here you'll learn when are these festivals? What events will be held? What traditions are there?

July 30, 2021

Lantern Festival

The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th day of the Chinese first lunar month. It traditionally marks the end of the Chinese New Year celebrations. In 2022 it falls on February 15(Tuesday). There is no public holiday for this festival.

July 30, 2021

How to Make a Chinese Mooncake?

The mooncake, as the most popular traditional food of Mid-Autumn Festival in China, has been created many flavors to satisfy different needs. In the old time, mooncake was made of sweet lotus seed paste with yolk only, but now there are five kernels with roast pork mooncake and snow skin mooncake.

July 9, 2021

Mid-Autumn Festival

The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar. the Mid-Autumn Festival has had the customs of offering sacrifices to the moon, appreciating the moon, eating moon cakes, playing with lanterns, appreciating osmanthus flowers, drinking osmanthus wine and so on, which has been handed down to the present day.

July 20, 2021

Some Real Facts about the Mid-Autumn Festival

The Mid-Autumn Festival is a grand festival of the Chinese nation, on this day thousands of families will look forward to reunion. Here we are going to talk about some interesting facts about the Mid-Autumn Festival.

Aug. 3, 2021

5 Best Places to Enjoy the Moon in China during the Mid-Autumn Festival

We've listed 5 places to enjoy the moon in China. At this time, although we are strangers, maybe we're all over the world, but we can enjoy the moon together. Besides, you can know when did people begin to enjoy the moon in Chinese history.

July 28, 2021

The Introductions of China’s Mooncake

After a long period of evolution and development, moon cake in China has been continuously renovated and increased in varieties. The regional differences make the varieties have unique styles in appearance. Well, do you know what kinds of moon cakes there are? Continue to read this article you will find the answer.

Aug 06, 2021

Chinese National Day 2021, Golden Week Holiday

There are 7 days public holiday for this festival, usually from Oct.1 to 7th. If the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday falls within this period, the holiday period generally gets a day or two longer.

July 6, 2021

Double Seventh Festival - China's Valentine's Day

The Double Seventh Festival,or Qixi Festival,falls on the 7th day of the 7th Chinese lunar month. There is no public holiday for this festival. In 2021, it falls on August 14.(Saturday).

June 28, 2021

Dragon Boat Festival 2021 falls on June 14 (Monday).

Dragon Boat Festival, also known asDuanwu Festival, is one of the four traditional and important celebration in China.Dragon boat racing and eating Zongzi are the central customs of the festival.

April 27, 2021

The public holiday of Labor Day in China is from May 1 to May 5, 2021.

On May 1, 1920, the masses of workers in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and other cities took to the streets and held a huge demonstration and assembly. After the founding of new China, China in 1949 ruled May 1st as the legal Labor Day.

April 9, 2021

The public holiday of Qingming festival in China is from April 3 to April 5, 2021.

Qingming Festival, also known as Tomb Sweeping Day or, literally,‘Pure Brightness’Festival in English, is a traditional Chinese festival and an important day for most people. People usually go to sweep tombs and commemorate their ancestors during the holiday. It falls on April 4. this year, the same day as Easter.

April 2, 2021

Learn Chinese

34 Useful Chinese Phrases for Travelers in China

Travelers in China will encounter with problems of communication while ordering food, shopping, asking for derection, etc. The 34 easy phrases below will help you survive in most cases while traveling in China. With pinyin, you can easily pronunce the prases.

4 Basic Knowledges for Chinese Beginners

The four basic knowledges listed here will help Chinese beginners to better start speaking, reading, and writing Chinese. Including pinyin, tones, grammers, and characters, Chinese beginners will walk into the world of Chinese quickly.

How to Order Food in a Chinese Restaurant?

The name list of Chinese dishes in this article includes the most popular and common dishes in China. With the characters and pinyin (pronunciation), the list will help you order food easily in a Chinese restaurant.

10 Most Popular Chinese Street Food

Street food in China is very popular with the young generation for its low price and delicious taste. Chinese people love to taste it while hanging out with friends. Here is a list of 10 Chinese street food popular all over the country.

How to Pronounce the 8 Popular Chinese Apps

Do you know what apps are popular in China? Here the content we will show you the pronunciation of 8 popular Chinese Apps. Hope it is helpful for you.

5 Differences between Chinese and English

The 5 main differences between Chinese and English will enable the beginners to start learing Chinese easier. Understanding the differences helps to transfer from an English speakers to a Chinese speaker.

Top 20 Most Common Chinese Characters

Totally there are about 100 thousand of Chinese characters existed. However, only about a thousand characters are frequently used in daily life. Here we list the top 20 characters, with simple strokes, that are the most common to use in China. More phrases and sentences will help you understand the characters better.

What Are the Difficulties for Foreigners to Learn Chinese?

Learning a new language is not easy. Chinese is rated by UNESCO as "the world's most difficult language". 
So do you know what are the difficulties for foreigners to learn Chinese? We have searched relevant materials and visited Quora, and found the following points are the biggest difficulties for foreigners to learn Chinese.

The Two Important Languages in China: Mandarin & Cantonese

China is a large country with a long history. And it is one of the most linguistically diverse countries in the world. Usually when people think of “Chinese”, it is Mandarin that they are picturing. Mandarin or you can called it “Putonghua” is official language of China.

How to say polite sentences in Chinese

In English please usually comes at the end, but in Chinese, you will find that please usually comes at the beginning of the sentences. Below, I will provide you the pronunciation of the sentences so that you can learn how to use them correctly and understand them better.

How Learning Chinese Drives Me Crazy

The Chinese is known as one of the most difficult languages to learn all over world. When you asked a guy who has been learning Chinese for months, how hard is learning Chinese? He will tell you it is not hard, but EXTREMELY HARD! Let's see how learning Chinese drives them crazy.

Differences between Simplified Chinese And Traditional Chinese

Simplified Chinese and traditional Chinese are two different scripts in characters and pronuncitation. Understanding the differences between them will help you make a decision of which script to learn.

The Way to Say Happy New Year in Chinese

The history of Chinese New Year’s tradition has more than 4,000 years, and it is the most important traditional festival in China. Here we will share some useful phrase about how to say “Happy New Year”and some popular Chinese New Year Greetings for you. Don’t hesitate to say that to express your joy and love to your family and friends!.

How to Say Thank You in Chinese

Both Chinese and Western people like to say thank you, if you say thank you to those who have helped you, he will feel happy. We provided the perfect translation and pronunciation so that you can learn the most common ways of saying "thank you" in Chinese.

How to Say You’re Welcome in Chinese

In China, you may encounter situations where you helped someone and they said thanks to you. There are many ways to say "thank you" in Chinese, and also there are just as many ways to say "you're welcome." Do you know how to reply it?

Greetings for Different Times of Day in Chinese

In Chinese, the standard greeting HELLO 你好 (nǐ hǎo) can be used at any time of the day or night. But like nearly all cultures do, there are different Chinese greetings for a number of occasions, determined by the different times of day.

7 Useful Ways to Say Goodbye in Chinese

Do you know what is the best Chinese word to express farewell? Or do you know how to make the sound of the word in the correct or a particular way, just like a native speaker?  In the next part of our content, you will be able to learn the pronunciation and pinyin of different “Goodbye.”

How to Apologize in Chinese Like A Local

There are many different ways of apologizing in China, which are suitable for different occasions. The next time you need to apologize, try these expressions and fix the problem right away!

How To Respond " I'm Sorry " in Chinese?

The Chinese expressions of “It’s Okay” are as many as “I’m sorry.” But do you know which one is best for the different situations?

2022 Beijing Olympic Winter Games

2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Venues

The venue of the Beijing Winter Olympic Games is divided into 3 competition areas (Beijing, Yanqing, Zhangjiakou), a total of 8 venues in Beijing City(6 are in the Beijing Cluster, 2 are in the Yanqing Cluster.

Sep. 23, 2021

2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games Sports & Schedules

There are 109 events will be held from Feb.4 to Feb.20 in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games, inlcuding skiing, biathlon, skating, bobsledding, curling, luge, ice hockey. Check out all the sports' schedules and venues here.

Sep. 18, 2021

Why It Is Zhangjiakou to Co-host 2022 Winter Olympic Games with Beijing? 

All the skiing events of 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Zhangjiakou. It is only 125 miles aways from Beijing and has the best climate conditions of winter. It takes only 56 minutes to get to Zhangjiakou from Beijing through a high speed train.

Sep. 8, 2021

The 2022 Winter Olympic Games 

The 2022 Beijing-Zhangjiakou Winter Olympic Games is the 24th Winter Olympic Games. It is held jointly in Beijing, China and Zhangjiakou, Hebei Province, with Beijing hosting all the ice events and Yanqing and Zhangjiakou hosting all the snow events. 

Sep. 7, 2021

Bing Dwen Dwen - The mascots for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games 

The mascots for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Game- Bing Dwen Dwen was unveiled at Beijing's Shougang Ice Hockey Arena on Sept.17,2019. It is designed based on the giant panda. 

July 12, 2021

Food on Train

How to Order Take-out on High-speed Train?

From July 2017, passengers who take the high-speed train can order take-out on 12306.cn, is it good news? No longer need to eat instant noodles now! The following we would like to introduce how to order take-out on 12306.cn if you will take the high-speed train in China.

April,25,2021

Takeout on Chinese High-speed Train

In addition to the boxed lunch set by the high-speed railway catering company, the takeout restaurants at the station mainly include KFC, Dicos, Yonghe Soybean Milk and other fast food. Some stations provide takeout snacks with local and special foods.

April 28, 2021

Food and Takeout on China’s Trains

On China trains, you can buy food and beverages on trains from dining cars, food trolleys, or even order a take out. Find out more here.

April 30, 2021

The Histories and Changes of Dining Cars on China’s Trains

Train dining cars have brought a special taste mark to the journey of Chinese people for generations. Do you know what meals were served on Chinese trains in the past? What does a dining car look like?

May 20, 2021

The Introduction of Food on Trains and Dining Cars around The World

However, in terms of catering, traditional instant noodles, instant rice and bread still occupy the front page of the train menu. In some parts of the world, a train is not just an arrival, it is a part of the journey and should have a value to be enjoyed, starting with a train meal. Let's take a look at what dining cars in these countries look like and what kind of food passengers can eat.

June 3, 2021

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