Wooden-bench dragon dance performed to celebrate Chinese Lantern Festival in east China's Zhejiang

Aerial photo shows members of a rural female dancing team performing wooden-bench dragon dance to celebrate the upcoming Lantern Festival.

Tanghulu sold during activity to greet upcoming Lantern Festival in north China's Hebei

Tourists walk past booths selling tanghulu, a traditional Chinese snack of candied fruit, during an activity to greet the upcoming Lantern Festival.

Market Watch:

Shanghai

1.84%

Shenzhen

2.01%

HSI

1.16%

Nikkei

1.36%

Dow

0.46%

Nasdaq

0.08%

FTSE100

0.82%

U.S. dollar

100/676.59

Euro

100/764.12

Japanese Yen

100/6.1223

HK Dollar

100/86.211

  • Feature: Works of Chinese female painter adorn int'l exhibition in Cairo
  • Chinese artists perform at Spring Festival gala in Dublin
  • Annual "sunning of the Buddha" ceremony of Labrang Monastery held in NW China's Gansu
EXPLORE XINHUANET
010020070750000000000000011200000000000000