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China Box Office: ‘Furious 8’ Drives Off With Second Weekend

“The Fate of the Furious” drove off into the distance in its second weekend at the Chinese box office, far ahead of holdovers and a slew of new releases. 263 mais palavras


Tencent’s Penguin Pictures Boards Fox Networks’ ‘Trading Floor’

Tencent Penguin Pictures, one of the studio operations belonging to Chinese social media giant Tencent, has come on board “The Trading Floor.” The 5-part series, which goes into production imminently, is the first premium series from Hong Kong-based Fox Networks Group, and is being made with Andy Lau’s Focus Television. 197 mais palavras


Pyongyang detains third US citizen

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SEOUL • North Korea has detained another US citizen, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported yesterday, bringing the total number of Americans held by the isolated country to three. 329 mais palavras

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Historischer Block von Liuxia - Historical Block of Liuxia, Hangzhou 2017

Als der Kaiser der Song Dynastie das erste Mal südlich des Yangtze Flusses reiste und an diesem Teil des Xixi Flusses ankam, war er von der Fruchtbarkeit der Erde beeindruckt und entschied eine Siedlung aufzubauen. 82 mais palavras


Snapshot - Ta Prohm

Well, here we are folks. It’s the final week of the A-Z challenge, and a challenge it has been this year. I’ll confess I’ve struggled with the motivation to write and I’ve often felt like I’m behind and playing catch up. 375 mais palavras


Trump to speak with China's Xi & Japan's Abe on Sunday, official says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will speak on Sunday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping, a senior administration official said, speaking on condition of anonymity, with North Korea expected to be discussed. 79 mais palavras

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