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China publishes Dunhuang manuscripts housed overseas

China publishes Dunhuang manuscripts housed overseas

Ancient Dunhuang manuscripts housed abroad have been edited and published by the Institute for Overseas National Literature of Northwest Minzu University since 2006. Up till now, 9 kept in British Library 22 ..

Tibet invests 200 million yuan to tell historical story

Tibet invests 200 million yuan to tell historical story

Tibet's Princess Wencheng large-scale live-action epic drama production team has joined with the Beijing Film Academy to invest 200 million yuan (31.7 US dollars) in preparation for film Mission Unpredicable, ..

Ngoyab Tsering and his translation cause

Ngoyab Tsering and his translation cause

Due to historical reasons, in the past, Tibetan language education Chamdo (situated at east of Tibet Autonomous Region) is underdeveloped when compared central areas TAR, such as Lhasa, Shigatse, and Lhoka. ..

Aba: 9th Tibetan chess invitational begins

Aba: 9th Tibetan chess invitational begins

The 9th annual Tibetan Chess Invitational has started in Aba County and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province, attracting more than 150 chess enthusiasts from Tibet, Qinghai, ..

Tibet’s earliest tombs unearthed

Tibet’s earliest tombs unearthed

The earliest-known tombs in Tibet was discovered the region’s Zanda County, Ngari Prefecture by a joint archaeological team from Cultural Relic Protection and Research Institute Shaanxi Provincial of ..

3,000-yr-old tombs unearthed in Tibet

3,000-yr-old tombs unearthed in Tibet

Archaeologists announced Monday that they have excavated tombs dating back some 3,000 years in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

"Miansa School" thangka painting exhibition tour starts

An exhibition of 100 contemporary pieces representative "Miansa School" Tibetan thangka, a national-level intangible cultural heritage and the highlight Nyingchi City's 16th Peach Blossom Tourism ..

Tibetan chess: a tea house tradition

Tibetan chess: a tea house tradition

One of the most relaxing ways to spend an afternoon in Sichuan Province's Aba County is playing Tibetan chess with friends in a tea house.

Senior Chinese official stresses high-quality development

Senior Chinese official stresses high-quality development

A senior Chinese official on Sunday called for promoting high-quality development by pushing forward supply-side structural reform and accelerating the building of a modernized economy. ..

Chinese premier vows to deepen reform, opening up

Chinese premier vows to deepen reform, opening up

China will continue to promote its reform and opening up drive, and improve investment environment for foreign companies, Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday.

Tibetan vocabulary continues to expand

Tibetan vocabulary continues to expand

"WeChat," "Shared bike" and "high-speed rail" are among more than 10,000 new terms and words that have been added to the Tibetan vocabulary in China.

Learning about traditional Tibetan arts in Qinghai

Learning about traditional Tibetan arts in Qinghai

Photo shows people are learning to make butter sculptures in the Geometry bookstore where a special area is set up show traditional Tibetan arts such as Thangka painting and Xining, northwest China's Qinghai ..