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Spring Festival: Bitter and sweet moments of journey - Chinadaily USA

Over the 40-day period of Spring Festival travel rush, Chinese authorities expect the country to make about 3 billion trips, equaling 40 percent of world's population, in a phenomenon called "chunyun", the largest human migration on the planet ...and more »

The Chunyun Trend: Carpooling Home For Chinese New Year - What's on Weibo (blog)

The Chinese New Year travel season, also known as 'chunyun', is in full swing. One of the ways in which people try to make it home for the Spring Festival is by looking for shared rides through social media. Published. on. January 21, 2017. By. Manya ...and more »

Chinese community in Rwanda mark New Year in style - The New Times

Members of the Tursun, Filora during the double dance "Happy Days" performance. / Photos: Faustin Niyigena. More in Entertainment. Documentary on Rwanda's success story premieres tomorrow. It was a fantastic Thursday evening as Chinese living in Rwanda ...and more »

Chinese Spring Festival celebrations thrill Rwandans - Xinhua

A Chinese female dance group on stage during Spring Festival celebration in Kigali on Jan. 19. (Xinhua). KIGALI, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of Rwandans and foreigners gathered at Kigali Serena Hotel for a treat of one of the best Chinese shows by ...and more »

Lunar new year holidays likely to see even bigger migration in China - Nikkei Asian Review

Railway workers hold back passengers at the Hankou Railway Station in Wuhan on the eve of the annual Spring Festival travel rush in central China's Hubei Province on Jan. 12. BEIJING -- As China's spring festival approaches, research shows that more ...and more »

Ethiopian Airlines' Spring Festival event brings warmth to Chinese travelers - Xinhua

An Ethiopian dressed up as the Chinese God of Wealth (R front) hands out gifts for Chinese passengers during the special event held at the Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, Jan. 20, 2017. The Ethiopian Airlines has held a ...and more »

BBC's Spring Festival Documentary Highlights New Year Traditions - Women of China

The BBC filmed a three-part documentary on Chinese New Year, also known as Spring Festival, to show people in the UK about the food, traditions and customs surrounding the national annual celebration. In the 2016 series, the program's two veteran ...and more »

Nigerian leader extends greetings to China on Spring Festival - Xinhua

File photo shows Nigerian students preparing to perform at a gala at the Confucius Institute in University of Lagos, Nigeria.(Xinhua/Zhang Weiyi). ABUJA, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari has extended his "warmest greetings" to China ...and more »

Honey-do-list for a Chinese lunar New Year -

Editor's note: China has many traditional holidays, of which Spring Festival is the most important and exciting. This year, the Spring Festival, or traditional Chinese Lunar New Year, will fall on Jan. 28, the earliest time in the last five years. As ...and more »