Tibet News

Air route to link Tibet, Hong Kong

Air route to link Tibet, Hong Kong

Lhasa-based Tibet Airlines will start a direct flight service between Lhasa and Hong Kong on Nov 1, the first between the two cities, according to Tibet Business Daily.

Potala Palace offers free entry until March

Potala Palace offers free entry until March

Tourists can book a ticket for free on the very day when they visit World Heritage site Potala Palace in Lhasa, capital of Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, from Tuesday to March 15, according notice ..

Scenery of Xiagangjiang snow mountain in China's Tibet

Scenery of Xiagangjiang snow mountain in China's Tibet

Photo taken on Oct. 13, 2019 shows the Xiagangjiang snow mountain in Gerze County of Ali Prefecture, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. The stretching bordering areas Coqen, and Xainza counties is ..

Music Bowls in Tibetan Buddhism

Music Bowls in Tibetan Buddhism

Sometimes known in Tibet as “singing bowls”, Tibetan music bowls are a type of ancient bell used to focus and balance the mind during meditation. However, instead being hung from rope struck with hammer, use very ..

County care sees Bengal tigers roar

County care sees Bengal tigers roar

Jian Zhong, a farmer in Tibet's Metog county, is yet to recover from shock after 12 of his cows were killed by Bengal tigers last winter.

Development transforms lives of Deng ethnic group

Development transforms lives of Deng ethnic group

Tucked away in a virgin forest bordering Myanmar and India on the southeastern fringe of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Deng-an ethnic group with only about 1,600 members China-lived much as they had for centuries until ..

One-day tour booms in Tibet

One-day tour booms in Tibet

In the first half of year, number tourists traveling to Tibet for a one-day tour surged 34.9 percent year on about 6.17 million, accounting 46 total tourists, according regional tourism development bu ..

Tibet celebrates PRC's 70th anniversary

Tibet celebrates PRC's 70th anniversary

More than 4,000 people gathered Sunday in Potala Palace Square Tibet autonomous region for a celebration marking the 70th anniversary of founding People's Republic China, which falls Oct 1. ..