🇨🇳 China


23 June 2021

Fossils of new Giant Rhino species discovered in China

Researchers in north-western China have discovered the fossils of a new species of the ancient giant rhino which is among the largest mammals ever to walk […]
11 June 2021

China releases new color images of Mars’s surface

The China National Space Administration (CSNA) has released a 360-degree panoramic image and two other color photographs of the surface of Mars and the apparatus of […]
4 June 2021

Did you know that the longest railway line in China was built by Belgians?

It took more than seven years, from 1898 to 1905, to build the railway linking the north and south of China. The project, one of the […]
25 May 2021

A replica of the Titanic is under construction in China

The legend of the RMS Titanic, the ‘unsinkable’ passenger ship that sank in the Atlantic early one morning in April 1912, is destined to outlive the […]
4 May 2021

Xueli was abandoned by her parents and now she is a model in Vogue

When she was baby, Xueli Abbing’s parents left her on the floor outside an orphanage in China, a country where albinism is considered by many to […]
30 April 2021

World’s largest cruise ship to set sail from Shanghai and Hong Kong in 2022

Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas will set sail from Shanghai and Hong Kong in 2022 on thrilling 4 to 9-night adventures through the Far East […]
29 April 2021

Protecting nature and animals: A look at China’s 10 new pilot National Parks

In 2015 China announced its pilot program which will see 10 new national parks created throughout the country, and although the Covid-19 pandemic slowed progress, the […]
21 April 2021

Xixia: home to the best Chinese mushrooms

The county of Xixia in China is found in the deep Funiu Mountain area, located in the Henan Province. Spanning an area of 3,454 square kilometres, […]
30 March 2021

China relaxes entry restrictions for foreigners who take Chinese vaccine shots

Chinese authorities are making it easier for certain foreigners to enter the country. Those who have received a Covid-19 vaccine made in China will benefit from […]
12 March 2021

China will have its own vaccine passport

China has launched a digital passport that will help individuals prove their health status when traveling to or from abroad, and could contribute to further opening […]
15 February 2021

Chinese Lunar New Year holiday travel down 60%

China observes two major extended holidays: National Day in October, and Lunar New Year. The latter traditionally sees more people traveling for family reunions, with a […]
28 January 2021

China using anal swabs to test for Covid-19

China has recently begun using a new form of testing for Covid-19; anal swabs. According to state TV, the country is performing the tests on those […]
22 January 2021

China releases prototype for new 400mph levitating train

China has recently unveiled a prototype for a new levitating train which it says will be capable of reaching speeds of up to 400mph. 1. Prototype […]
22 December 2020

How does China celebrate Christmas?

Only around 1% of people in China are Christians, so historically Christmas has not been very well known or important, and it is not a national […]
8 December 2020

Visit Wuhan releases new promotional video to attract tourists back

Wuhan, the Chinese city where the Covid-19 pandemic started, is targeting the domestic market to recover its tourism sector. Being the city where the coronavirus outbreak […]
16 November 2020

Teachings by a Nomad

UNESCO added Kokoxili located in Tibet to its World Heritage list in July 2017. Kokoxili (Hoh Xil in Chinese) is the world’s largest and highest plateau […]
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