Chinese New Year Newswire

Chinese New Year Newswire

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  1. Mid-Autumn FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    After Chinese New Year, the Mid-Autumn Festival is the second-most important holiday for the Chinese and Chinese-Americans. It falls on the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar year, usually in September.


  2. Chinese New Year officially recognized in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 26 | Xinhuanet

    ... is considered the oldest and the largest of its kind outside of Asia and dates back to the 1860s. The Chinese New Year Parade is ranked among the top 10 parades in the world. Wiener told the news conference that he was honored to have worked with ...


  3. Maryland Students Ask For Chinese New Year OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | The Daily Caller

    ... should grant students as holidays and received around 40,000 responses, reported The Washington Post . The Chinese New Year typically falls between Jan. 21 and Feb. 20. "It's important to me to be off because it's the best chance I get to relate to ...


  4. Want Want Holdings set to be 'one of the greatest brands in Chinese history'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | Bakery & Snacks

    ... 31 to March 31 last year due to different timing of the Lunar New Year. He said: "Different timing of the Chinese New Year in each year may give rise to a substantial year-on-year fluctuation of the operating results of the Group with a financial ...


  5. Chinese migrant workers' band brings joy to hardworking labourersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    ... families, migrant workers from all corners of the country take the long journey back home to celebrate Chinese New Year with their loved ones. For those gathered in the theatre, in Suzhou's Wuzhong district, however, there was to be no reunion this ...


  6. Hong Kong Activist Sentenced to 6 Years for Clash With PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... that city inspectors were planning to shut down unlicensed vendors selling traditional snacks during the Chinese New Year holiday. At one point, a police officer fired two live rounds into the air, which the officer said was meant as a warning in ...


  7. Vancouver students celebrate Year of the DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | Vancouver Courier

    ... English-Mandarin production featuring traditional songs and dances. Lunar New Year, more typically called Chinese New Year in Vancouver, takes place in January or Februarythis year Jan. 23and signifies the coming of spring and new beginnings. We had ...


  8. 9 reasons to visit Guizhou, China's next big travel destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | CNN

    ... in market capitalization as the most valuable luxury brand in the world in January 2018, right before the Chinese New Year holiday. Fun fact: The vintage Moutai served to Kim Jong Un at a recent banquet in China was a rare version brewed in the ...


  9. When home is away from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | State Press

    ... our home countries. Jiahao Zhu, a sophomore sociology student at ASU from Hong Kong, usually celebrated Chinese New Year and the Middle Fall Festival with his family. "In the U.S., our families can't actually come all the way here," Zhu said. "So we ...


  10. Lunar New Year Celebration In Millburn Resounds SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The Black River News

    ... community, and I felt obliged to organize a wonderful event to fulfill people's hope for a traditional Chinese New Year celebration here in our town," said Wang. Wang also described the importance of the New Year Celebration as a means to retain a ...


  11. China's steel traders fret price rout heralds prolonged downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Reuters

    ... competition among global producers. Downstream demand typically picks up about two weeks after the Chinese New Year break, which ended on Feb. 22 this year, but there is still little sign of restocking, an executive at a pipe mill and three traders ...


  12. Singapore February Industrial Output Growth Seen Slowing to 5.1 Percent Year-On-YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | US News & World Report

    ... earlier. In 2017, the holidays began in late January. "Production activities likely moderated due to the Chinese New Year celebration and the shorter month," said Maybank Kim Eng Securities economist Lee Ju Ye said. In early March, the Singapore ...


  13. Auckland Airport reports 92% surge in Chinese arrivals in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    Auckland International Airport reported a 92 per cent surge in Chinese arrivals in February, due to the timing of Chinese New Year, but New Zealand's biggest gateway is also benefitting from a consistent lift in visitors from China as part of a broader boom in tourism. People arriving from China were the third biggest group in February, at 57,900, behind the 74,100 Australian arrivals and the 143,500 New Zealand residents.


  14. Chinese economy picks up after pollution crackdown easesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | ABC News

    ... readings than in 2017, even though the comparison should have benefited from less industrial activity with Chinese New Year being later this year. "We note 70 per cent of provinces have an AQI of greater than 100 which is 'Unhealthy for Sensitive ...


  15. Why lion dancing in Hong Kong is special, and the fight to preserve itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    ... dedicated to the art form - a hybrid of dance and martial arts - is held yearly on January 1. Nevertheless, Chinese New Year still tends to be the busiest period for Hong Kong's many lion dance teams. Kwok's troupe performs 20 to 30 times over the ...


  16. Chinese lanterns light up streets of Dinant in southern BelgiumRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    ... on Friday. "'EU-China Light Bridge' activities will further promote Sino-Belgian relations and make Chinese New Year culture known to the world," he added. Mayor of Dinant Richard Fournaux told Xinhua that he hoped to strengthen the ties between ...


  17. China's energy giants return to Asian LNG market as sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Reuters

    ... citing the government's commitment to cutting back on coal. FILE PHOTO: A Sinopec sign is seen behind a Chinese New Year lantern at its gas station in Hong Kong, China, February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo The brunt of China's 2017 ...


  18. What The Year Of The Dog Means For YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Refinery 29

    The Lunar New Year , also known as the Chinese New Year, starts today, ushering in the year of the Dog and kindly showing the year of the Rooster out. According to Chinese astrologer Laura Lau, this year will feel very different from last year - and that might be for the better.


  19. Festive Chinese New Year celebration held in PiedmontRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    Parents, students and community members ushered in the Lunar New Year at a festive Chinese New Year celebration at Havens Elementary School. The annual community bash sponsored by the Piedmont Asian American Club was held March 2 at the Ellen Driscoll Playhouse.


  20. The year of the DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ... man's best friend is known for its intelligence, loyalty and protective instinct. In celebration of the Chinese New Year, People's Republic of China Consul General Shi Yong hosted a dinner reception at the Grand Ballroom of Marco Polo Plaza Cebu. ...