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World Expo Special 10/05/23 Shanghai 2010 World Expo Park opens - 4

05-24-2010 17:13 BJT

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The Czech Republic is known for its stunning natural scenery and numerous historical and cultural landmarks. Because of its reputation, the country is often called the garden of central Europe. That's why its displays at the Expo are presented in a way that inspires visitors to leave nothing but footprints. Full Story>>

 

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Germany celebrates its National Pavilion Day on Wednesday. The day's festivities got started in the morning with a live show along Expo Axis. The programs range from classical and hip-hop styles, a reflection of the Germany's desire to be a country of harmony and balance. Full Story>>

 

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The country of Luxembourg has brought their national treasure to the 2010 Shanghai World Expo-- "Gelle Fra"... or in English, "Golden Lady." The gilded bronze statue is a lady holding out a laurel wreath to pay respects to those in Luxembourg who sacrificed their lives for their country during the first World War. So, let's stop by the Luxemborg Pavilion to see the magnificent statue. Full Story>>

Corporate Pavilion: Restaurant shows Japanese elegance

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A floral world in Singapore Pavilion

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Shanxi Pavilion, history and culture

Shanxi Week begins on Wednesday at Expo Park. In the coming five days, the northern China province will present a diversified program highlighting the region's history, culture, and efforts toward energy conservation. If you can't get over to the Expo to see it yourself, don't worry, Culture Express is here to take you on a tour of the Shanxi Pavilion. Full Story>>

Mobile phone returned across continents

Very few people would expect their lost mobile phone to be found, especially in a foreign country. But you'd be pleasantly surprised if you forgot it in Ms. Wang Zunhong's taxi. Xu Zhaoqun brings us the story of how a Shanghai taxi driver tracked down an owner who had returned to Spain. Full Story>>

Editor:Li Juanjuan |Source: CCTV.com

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