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Classical piano soothes old elephants at Thai sanctuary

Creatures at Elephants World, a retirement sanctuary for animals in western Thailand, get classical music for special treatment.

December 14, 2018

On a high note

Leading composers say China's music scene has improved with the reform and opening-up.

December 14, 2018

Building an engine of growth

Shanghai's skyscrapers and auto industry bear testimony to how the reform and opening-up have transformed the metropolis and surrounding cities.

December 14, 2018

Shaobing warrior

Feng Huaishen, 62, has been playing with flour for over five decades. He is fighting to keep the craft of making traditional Beijing snacks alive.

December 14, 2018