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CinaOggi.it and China-underground.com are two websites focused on China and Chinese culture. The site includes thousands of articles on this country structured in categories: news, trends, economy, history, art, guides, literature , pictures gallery, videos and Chinese cinema.

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Belt and Road forum: China showcases ‘project of the century’ to world leaders

The leaders of 37 countries are gathering in Beijing for Saturday's summit on the Belt and Road initiative, the Chinese project of the New...

Interview with Zhang Yang: Up the Mountain

Zhang Yang 'Up the Mountain' is a documentary film about the Chinese painter Shen Jianhua and his apprentices with a focus on the simple...

China’s new gaming rules ban blood, gambling and some games based on the Chinese imperial past

Since December 2018 China started approving new licenses (ICP Certificate) for video games. But the government has also released new guidelines on how to obtain...

China opens educational Mars base in the Gobi Desert

On Wednesday, an educational park was inaugurated not far from Jinchang, in the Gobi desert, with the aim of showing students and tourists what...

Amazon is shutting down its marketplace in China

Amazon is shutting down its domestic e-commerce marketplace business in China that allows Chinese consumers to buy from Chinese merchants, after the difficulties encountered...

Interview with Zhou Zhou, director of ‘Meili’

Meili portrays an intense human tragedy and a desperate universal truth, since disasters in her life soon becomes inexorably predictable. Please read the article here:...

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Ghost Cities in China

China Uncensored produced an interesting video about the rampant phenomenon of Ghost Cities in China: Ordos, Luliang and others.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZdBeczDLpA

Brave New Beijing

Recently a book and a movie, both based in Beijing, gave me some insights about China’s present and future.by Alessandro De ToniThe first one is a novel published in Hong Kong, for a relatively little niche of...

Coca Cola sponsor of the Chinese police

Coca Cola donated 500 Coke-branded tents to Kunming police.The tents read in Chinese: "Security, control and protection. Harmonious community, safe Kunming." The image was shot in Kunming, Panlongjiang district by Matteo Damiani (china-underground).

Islam in China

In the popular imagination China has often been regarded as an ethnically, socially and politically homogenous society, an idea that the government in Beijing has been keen to perpetuate.However, with the ever increasing accessibility afforded the outside...