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  • Folk arts, crafts expo to be staged in Yantai


    The 2019 Yantai Folk Arts and Crafts Expo is scheduled to be held at Yantai International Expo Center on Aug 23-26.

  • Bringing the classics back to life


    When it comes to celebrating Qixi Festival, or Chinese Valentine's Day, certain traditions usually spring to mind. While exchanging gifts and spending time with loved ones are common themes, in ancient times another custom was widely practiced: leaving books outside the main doors of houses to air and share them. It was forgotten in recent years.

  • Han Dynasty tombs discovered in Jinan


    Two ancient tombs with delicate stone reliefs were discovered in Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province, local archaeological authorities said Wednesday.

  • Overseas teens learn about ancient Chinese characters


    More than 30 overseas Chinese teenagers from Germany, Russia and other countries visited the Wang Yirong Museum in Yantai, East China's Shandong province on July 9 to explore the origin and evolution of Chinese characters.

  • Folk artist inherits glass painting technique


    Folk artist Liu Yudou of Zaozhuang city in East China's Shandong province is an inheritor of reverse glass painting.

  • Erqilou village listed as a national traditional village


    Erqilou village in Daiyue district of Tai'an, Shandong province has been included in the fifth batch of national-level traditional villages.

  • Yangjiabu showcases charms of local traditional handicrafts


    A group of more than 20 press officials and journalists from Asian and European countries visited the Yangjiabu folk art grand view garden in Weifang, Shandong province on July 3 to witness the area's Yangjiabu New Year woodblock paintings and traditional hand-made kites.