While studying in Japan between 1915 and 1919, Chen Wangdao (1891-1977) came across communist ideas via Japanese translations of The Communist Manifesto, one of the most influential political works by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. After returning home, Chen began to translate the Manifesto into Chinese, publishing his work in 1920.
The World Heritage Committee of UNESCO on Friday adopted a decision that praised China's continued efforts in conserving the Great Wall.
Chinese writer Wang Meng's novel Move-to-Turn into Human Forms will be adapted into a play with the same title, which will premiere at the Tianqiao Performing Arts Center in Beijing on August 20 and will run until August 22.
Erected inside West Beijing's Shougang Industrial Park, the Big Air Shougang features a steep snow ramp and will be used for freestyle skiing and snowboarding events at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. The site will remain in place following the Games.
Dancing with Xinjiang, an ongoing exhibition at the M Woods 798 through Aug 29, juxtaposes the museum's collection of artifacts found in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region and works or fresco reproductions by contemporary artists.
China's Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, has started promoting "zero waste" tours among tour guides and the public.