Lunar New Year, also called Spring Festival, is the most important holiday celebrated in many Asian countries, including China, Japan, and South Korea. Our video editor Jia Guo filmed the festivities in the coastal city of Qingdao at the start of the Year of the Rooster. For more on the Spring Festival TV Gala, see our review of this year's program.
China bans looted antiques from going under hammer at mainland auction houses
New regulations aim to prevent cultural relics that were stolen, illegally unearthed or smuggled out of China from being auctioned in the country, and will give the government priority in purchasing antiques.
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