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Ariana Grande ‘in hysterics’ after concert blast

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, MIL OSI, Music, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China  /  Comments Off on Ariana Grande ‘in hysterics’ after concert blast

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Ariana Grande ‘in hysterics’ after concert blast A number of fatalities were confirmed late Monday night as a major incident was declared at the Manchester Arena after an explosion as thousands of people left a concert, Greater Manchester Police said. [Photo / […]

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China’s media industry grows at 19 percent

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, Internet Communications Technology, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China, Top News  /  Comments Off on China’s media industry grows at 19 percent

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: China’s media industry grows at 19 percent The market scale of China’s media industry was 1.6 trillion yuan ($232 billion) in 2016, up by 19.1 percent year-on-year, a new report said, making it one of the fastest growing sectors in the country. […]

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Alliance connects Chinese, US screen talents

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, Economics, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China, Top News  /  Comments Off on Alliance connects Chinese, US screen talents

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Alliance connects Chinese, US screen talents An alliance to boost collaboration between Chinese and American movie and television talents has been recently launched in New York, according to the Chinese organizers. Asian-American TV & Film Alliance, co-chaired by Emmy-winning producer and scriptwriter […]

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All-male comedy ballet thrills audience in Beijing

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China, Top News  /  Comments Off on All-male comedy ballet thrills audience in Beijing

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: All-male comedy ballet thrills audience in Beijing Ballet is usually associated with feminine qualities such as grace and elegance. An all-male ballet troupe is defying this tradition in a comedy show in Beijing. The show, Men in Tutus, thrilled audience members at […]

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High Performance Campaign

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Culture, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sport, Sports New Zealand  /  Comments Off on High Performance Campaign

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Sports New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: High Performance Campaign Back High Performance Campaign 23 May 2017 Next week we celebrate the New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards in Auckland. Our fourth award category is High Performance Campaign The purpose of the High Performance Campaign Award is to identify […]

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MLB eyes great leap forward in Chinese baseball

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Other Sports, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China  /  Comments Off on MLB eyes great leap forward in Chinese baseball

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: MLB eyes great leap forward in Chinese baseball Gong Haicheng. Last week Chinese pitcher Gong Haicheng made headlines when he signed with Major League Baseball’s Pittsburgh Pirates, but MLB believes more young talents will be scouted in the the world’s most populous […]

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Sluggish Wu crashes out in French Open qualifiers

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, Internet Communications Technology, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China, Tennis  /  Comments Off on Sluggish Wu crashes out in French Open qualifiers

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Sluggish Wu crashes out in French Open qualifiers Chinese player Wu Di returns the ball to Belarusian player Uladzimir Ignatik during the 1st round of the qualification of the French Open in Paris, France on May 22, 2017. Wu Di was defeated […]

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Imperial physician’s manuscript valued at $31.4 mln

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Art & Design, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China  /  Comments Off on Imperial physician’s manuscript valued at $31.4 mln

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Imperial physician’s manuscript valued at $31.4 mln The manuscript by Qing Dynasty imperial physician Wang Bichang. [Photo/Chinanews.com] Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) imperial physician Wang Bichang’s manuscript which records 540 kinds of prescriptions, has been valued at 216 million yuan ($31.4 million). Wang Bichang […]

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A Silk Road to South America?

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, China, China State Council Information Office, Culture, Earl Bousquet, Economics, English, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PRC State Government, Technology  /  Comments Off on A Silk Road to South America?

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office Headline: A Silk Road to South America? The Belt and Road Initiative opens the way for extracting challenges from opportunities through global interconnectivity between countries near and far – including South America. The May 14-15 Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing […]

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Putonghua push puts local dialect in spotlight

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, Internet Communications Technology, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China, Top News  /  Comments Off on Putonghua push puts local dialect in spotlight

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Putonghua push puts local dialect in spotlight An expert from the State Language Commission collects samples of the dialect in Luanping county, Hebei province. About 1 billion people in China speak Putonghua, the national, standardized form of Mandarin, as their mother tongue. […]

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Palace Museum spreads its wings to Xiamen

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Art & Design, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China  /  Comments Off on Palace Museum spreads its wings to Xiamen

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Palace Museum spreads its wings to Xiamen The ongoing exhibition at Kulangsu gallery in Xiamen, the Palace Museum’s first satellite gallery, showcases many artifacts ranging from antique clocks and scientific instruments to enamel pieces and porcelain. The artifacts are mainly gifts from […]

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Antiques fair in Hong Kong going strong even after decade

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Art & Design, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, China State Council Information Office, China State Council Information Office - Culture, Culture, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, PwC China  /  Comments Off on Antiques fair in Hong Kong going strong even after decade

MIL OSI China – Source: China State Council Information Office – Culture Headline: Antiques fair in Hong Kong going strong even after decade The International Antiques Fair is an annual showcase of Asian and European art in Hong Kong. How will the antiques market perform this year? What kinds of items will become popular among […]

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