Cantonese cuisine gets boost in chef training program
Starting from 2018, Guangdong launched a program for training chefs in Cantonese cuisine to promote the catering industry. The program has involved about 1,200 catering companies, and 12,000 people were employed.
Chinese farming couple go viral on Tik Tok by dancing away depression
A Chinese farming couple has gone viral on video sharing platform Tik Tok by posting videos of themselves shuffle dancing in a field.
Guangdong to launch online shopping festival featuring cultural heritage
Want to buy some time-honored household handicrafts or snacks that combine uniquely Lingnan cultural elements for a gift, for your home or as a souvenir of Guangdong, but have no clue where to buy such things?
Guangdong artist Mo Fu embarks on a journey of relentless search for art language
Mo Fu is the first to create an organic combination of gel, ink and color, in search of the infinite possibility of synthetic materials to create unexpected beauty of natural changes.
Where to immerse yourself in Guangdong’s culture?
Australian teenage girl Anna Lin had a special experience of the Chinese New Year customs and Guangdong’s intangible cultural heritage during a fun task-oriented activity at the Guangdong Culture Center on January 18th.
Chinese New Year customs and traditions as observed in Guangdong
People in Guangdong observe many customs during the festival. Some are related to specific dates on the lunar calendar, such as spring cleaning and visiting a flower fair.
New Year’s Concert featuring Cantonese music held in Beijing
A New Year’s Concert featuring Cantonese music was held in Beijing earlier this month.
Year of the Mouse CNY stamps go on sale in Guangzhou
China Post has issued a set of special zodiac stamps in celebration of the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, or the Year of the Mouse. The set went on sale on January 5th, and the new year is set to begin January 25th, 2020.
Cantonese opera and musical show features heroine Lay Xian
A Cantonese opera and musical show featuring Lady Xian, a heroine who lived through three ancient Chinese dynasties, premiered at the Friendship Theater in Guangzhou on January 5th, 2020.
Get immersed in local culture this Chinese New Year
Want to experience a more meaningful Chinese New Year? Come to the Guangdong Culture Center and make your own New Year woodblock paintings and paper-cuts, two popular decorations for the Chinese New Year holidays.