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Snowstorms continue to disrupt holiday travel peak

Snowstorms are forecast to continue affecting millions who are returning to work after family reunions during the Spring Festival holiday.

Artists bring "Cultures of China, Festival of Spring" show to London

Zhuo Lin performs cross talk during the "Cultures of China, Festival of Spring" performance in London, Britain, Feb. 3, 2014.Lyu Wei sings during the "Cultures of China, Festival of Spring" performance in London, Britain, Feb. 3, 2014. (Xinhua/Yin Gang)

Popular Spring Festival abroad highlights China´s soft power progress: Chinese ambassador

The increasing popularity of Chinese New Year celebrations outside China underscores an expanding international recognition of the Chinese culture and showcases the progress of China´s soft power, Chinese ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming said here Sunday.

Lion, dragon dances celebrate Chinese new year in Stockholm

Even the chilly winter rain fails to abate the passion of Swedes and local Chinese to enjoy lion and dragon dances in central Stockholm on Sunday, celebrating the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Horse.

Australian FM visits Sydney Chinatown to celebrate Lunar New Year

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop visited Sydney Chinatown to wish the Chinese Australian a happy Lunar New year on Saturday, the second day of the Chinese new year.