A collection of news and information related to Tianjin (China) published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-11 of 11 » View herald-mail.com items only
BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping nibbled on empanadas at the home of a Costa Rican coffee farmer. His wife played the steel drums in Trinidad and Tobago. With smiles and, of course, money, China is on an unusual charm offensive to win the...
Tags: Trips and Vacations, Mexico City, Mexico, Xi Jinping, China
This is a Tianjin breakfast restaurant in Monterey Park. While workers are ringing up handmade baos for $0.92 a pop, an elderly woman weaves in and out of the kitchen, sometimes momentarily pausing to take it all in, hands on her hips. Her name is Anna...
TIANJIN — In this enormous manufacturing capital just southeast of Beijing, a new palace of the arts has opened. Looking like a graceful clam shell at the edge of a pond, the Tianjin Grand Theatre's cantilevered roof encloses an opera house, a small...
The theme park industry will take a deep breath in 2013 after the launch of several landmark attractions and with more groundbreaking projects on the horizon. The last few years have seen several theme park additions that have altered the industry...
— Amid the skyscrapers and coal power plants in this fast-growing manufacturing city of nearly 13 million people, eager investors filed into a convention center that thumped with dance music from a Florida beach party video. On sale was the dream...
No sooner have the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Riccardo Muti unpacked their bags from their successful tour of Russia and Italylast month than they are making plans for two more foreign trips together next season. The music director will take his...
Tags: Mexico City, Seoul (South Korea), Opera (genre), Concerts, Italy
Company TownIn another sign of China's growing appetite for the entertainment industry, Beijing-based Seven Stars Entertainment has announced a partnership with the Chinese government to open a new "entertainment and media hub" in the world's most populous country......
Los Angeles Times Staff WriterA racing wooden roller coaster debuting this spring at a Chinese theme park will feature a first-of-its-kind element in which riders in dueling trains reach out toward each other and attempt to exchange high-fives. Dubbed the High Five by the American...
Los Angeles Times staff writerIt already seems like 2013 is shaping up as a great year for ride enthusiasts around the world, as a number of new theme parks are planned for Asia and several major attractions are in the works for Europe. > Photos: Best new international theme park...
Entering the campus of the largest animation production facility in China, visitors are greeted by life-size statues of Disney and Pixar characters: Belle dancing with the Beast, Mowgli and Baloo sitting on a tree trunk and Buzz and Woody in a classic...
Tags: Animation (genre), Movies, Television, China, Culture
Zap2It.com"Jet Li's Fearless" is one of those corny, lusciously mounted, almost predictably thrill-packed action movies you can't help but like, if you have any susceptibility to the rock-'em-kick-'em genre that produced Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan and "Crouching Tiger,...
Jun 5, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 6, 2013 |Story| LAT - HOLD Archive
Feb 4, 2013 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Dec 26, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jul 15, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
May 8, 2012 |Column| Chicago Tribune
Apr 30, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Mar 13, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Nov 29, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Aug 17, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Sep 20, 2006 |Story| Zap2It
Original site for Tianjin (China) topic gallery.