Australia is claiming success with the growth of its cultural economy, with figures released Monday highlighting the contribution of creativity to gross domestic product (GDP), however the alliance of art and economics is not an easy one according to local researchers.
The primary target of the French department group’s new outlet is foreign tourists,especially wealthy tourists from emerging markets such as China a. The French capital sees London and Milan as its main rivals as many Chinese tourists will also travel to other parts of Europe to shop for luxury goods s. Hiring Chinese-speaking staff and providing Chinese shopping guides and brochures have become common sales strategies for luxury brands and department stores in Europe e.
The Chinese government has spent nearly 40 billion yuan (6.6 billion U.S. dollars) on renovating rural schoolhouses in less developed regions over the past three years, authorities said Monday.
WELLINGTON, Feb. 11 — Valentine’s Day, the international day for lovers, is causing a thorn in the side of New Zealand rose growers. As the price of red roses shoots up, the country’s Flower Growers Association at auction on Monday, but “tomorrow that might be 90 NZ dollars (75 U.S. […]
The new online courses are possible now through collaboration with the international non-profit education group edX X.
More Shanghai residents can speak Mandarin than Shanghai dialect, according to a report released yesterday by the Shanghai Statistics Bureau.
BEIJING, Feb. 3 — The ongoing Spring Festival holiday is offering a great chance for overseas students in Beijing to taste China’s traditional culture. Greg McCarthy from the United States, a second-year international politics master with Beijing Language and Culture University, has just returned to the capital from the annual […]
4()–The latest Scandinavian styles of furniture and lighting designs gathered in Stockholm’s international exhibition center on Tuesday,pushing this years’Stockholm Design Week to its peak k.
Associate research fellow Zhong Jianrong said two winding corridors surrounding the main building clearly demonstrate the architecture’s ritual function n.