Chinese Tomatoes 'newsies' help communities connect

2013-09-13 11:44:56

A group of Chinese Americans who are K-through-12 students during the day, have another identity after school - they're reporters for a website called Chinese Tomatoes.

Saluting a living legend: modern piano composer Wang Jianzhong

2013-09-13 11:44:56

"Nationalism, music for the People, and revolutionary in nature," said Wang Jianzhong, referring to the three principles of music composition during the "cultural revolution" (1966-76).

Zhu goes on the record - in English

2013-09-10 11:21:24

The book launch party for the English edition ofZhu Rongji on the Record: The Road to Reform 1991-97was held at the Chinese Consulate General in New York on Monday.

Philanthropic China Fashion Night debuts in New York

2013-09-09 10:55:49

The night was a coming out party, a celebration of pioneering work, and a grand act of philanthropy. It was a melding of ancient and modern, and East meets West.

Red Obsession documents China's wine fervor

2013-09-06 11:39:20

The 76-minute documentary first chronicles the history of Bordeaux, France, which is considered one of the finest wine-producing regions, and then delves into its relationship with China.

Modern, traditional artist gets highlighted

2013-09-06 11:39:20

An exhibition of large-scale ink paintings on rice paper by contemporary Chinese artist Wu Tianyu opened at the Marin Museum of Contemporary Art in California.

Chinese parents go it alone for kids' camps

2013-09-06 11:39:20

China's bourgeoning multibillion-dollar overseas education business has seen another surge in young students traveling to the US for summer camps.

It's a girl! DC panda cub thrives

2013-09-06 12:10:15

On a sunny Thursday morning, Tian Tian, the male panda who just turned 16 on Aug 27, sat on the grass at the Smithsonian's National Zoo facing visitors.

Li Na on a roll in Open, will face Serena next

2013-09-04 10:45:04

Chinese tennis star Li Na advanced to the US Open women's semifinals on Tuesday with a 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-2 victory over 24-seed Russian Ekaterina Makarova at Flushing Meadows.

Exhibit showcases 27 young artists

2013-09-03 10:45:36

Telling the story of modern and contemporary art, 27 young Chinese artists will have a joint debut in the US thanks to a cooperative program.

Chinese applicants to US down

2013-09-03 10:45:36

Fewer Chinese students applied to US graduate schools for the 2012/2013 academic year, but more were accepted than in the previous year.Exploratory team to study conditions for Chinese students in US

Terra cotta warriors to get theater

2013-08-29 11:54:04

Two global entertainment companies, one in New York and the other in China, will build a world-class theater adjacent to the Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses exhibition in Xi'an, Shaanxi province.