New films features scenes featuring iconic French cathedral

26 Apr

New films features scenes featuring iconic French cathedral

Chinese romance which opened across the country on April 19, has some scenes shot in Paris, including the Notre Dame Cathedral. The film, directed by Huo Jianqi, a renowned figure among China’s “Fifth Gene ration” directors, features supermodel-turned actress Du Juan and actor Chen Xiao. During a recently promotional screening, director Huo says the film
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26 Apr

Chinese-Bridge Proficiency Competition takes place in Namibia

The Confucius Institute at the University of Namibia (UNAM) Tuesday held the 18th Chin ese-Bridge Proficiency Competition for college students in the capital Windhoek. The annual Chinese language and culture proficiency competition this year saw 10 students take part in the Namibia leg. The competition was split into three categories, namely free speeches, question and
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24 Apr

Li Shunde, a senior intellectual property researcher at

at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, applau ded the campaign as a timely and necessary step to regulate those providing stock images. “We should abide by laws and litigation to protect copyright in stead of abusing them to profit improperly,” he said. On April 15, the Shanghai Observer reported that the company, which was
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24 Apr

But if the stock-image platform doesn’t get authoriza

ion but still asks for compensation by resorting to litigation, I think such behavior may be an alleged fraud,” he said. The core of the problem lies in whether stock-image providers get authorization from copyright owners, he added. Zhao Zhanling, a legal researcher who specializes in intellectual p roperty cases at the China University of
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24 Apr

Cabbies evacuate students free of chargeed many pe

Cabbies warmed many people’s hearts when they rushed to evacuate stu dents and residents free of charge after a fire broke out on Qipan Mountain in She nyang, Northeast China’s Liaoning province, last Tuesday, Beijing Evening News reported. The fire started at about 1:50 pm and expanded quickly as the wind blew at a speed
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22 Apr

The two drafts are under their third readings at the

ongoing session of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress. The emphasis on objectivity and impartiality was suggested after the drafts’ seco nd readings, as legal experts pointed to the importance of procurators to objectively collect evidence. The new drafts also stipulate tighter supervision over judges and p rocurators and give them more responsibilities
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21 Apr

Names of companies taking part in second CIIE released

The first batch of enterprises to participate in the secon d China International Import Expo, or CIIE, has been published as the 200-day count down begins, according to China International Import Expo Bureau on Thursday. The planned Enterprise and Business Exhibition area will be 300,000 square meter s and divided into five parts — equipment,
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