#chinese new year

Collection of chinese new year news, found 64 news.

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Confucians, Buddhists urged to remain home due to coronavirus

Today is supposed to be another significant day for Confucians when they would have performed religious prayer over ...

Jokowi attends Chinese New Year celebration in BSD

Indonesian President Joko Widodo arrived in Cheongsam, a red traditional Chinese ethnic attire, for the 2020 national ...

Coronavirus outbreak triggers pessimism in global economy: Minister

Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati pointed to pessimism being brought on in the economy worldwide, especially in ...

Weekend Stories

Cold, misty Year of the Metal Rat predicted

The curtains have risen for the rat to take over 2020 while being paired with the metal element, and as per the Chinese ...

Weekend Stories

Celebrating unity in diversity as Chinese New Year arrives

The town has been painted red, quite literally, symbolizing good fortune, luck, abundance, and joy to enliven the 2571 ...

Weekend Stories

Inside the centuries-old temple in Jakarta on Lunar New Year

In the half hour past midnight, crowds of Chinese descendants, dressed in all red attire, throng the main premises of ...

'Bhinneka Tunggal Ika' in Jakarta's Dharma Bakti Temple

Bhinneka Tunggal Ika (Unity in Diversity), Indonesia's national motto, came to life and became more than a slogan ...

93 Indonesians still living in isolated Wuhan

Some 93 Indonesians are still in Wuhan, China, until Friday, 11 a.m. local time, or 25 hours after Hubei Province's ...

Thermal scanner at Bali airport to screen Wuhan corona virus

A thermal scanner has been installed at Bali airport’s arrival terminal as a precautionary measure against the ...

Robust drum beats underscore villager's better life

-As Chinese New Year draws near, drum beats are sounding louder at a village in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous ...

A sea of lanterns bedazzle Singkawang's Chinese New Year celebrations

Singkawang City in West Kalimantan has been bedecked with some 10 thousand festive red lanterns, emblematic of the ...

Discovering Jakarta

Looking closely at Chinese community in Jakarta

The Chinese people have a long history of migrating overseas, with approximately 50 million ethnic Chinese living ...

President urges all eligible voters to come to polling stations

Indonesian President Joko Widodo called on eligible voters to come to polling booths in their respective neighborhoods ...

Jokowi attends 2019 national Chinese New Year celebration

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) attended the 2019 National Chinese New Year Celebration at the Jakarta International ...

IHSG closes lower on net foreign selling on Monday

The Jakarta composite index (IHSG) closed lower on Monday evening as foreign investors sold their shares. The index ...