Two-thirds of fireworks sold in China are made in the city of Liuyang. Now a ban on fireworks in cities across the country could threaten a centuries-old tradition.
As US President Donald Trump's trade policies drive a wedge through the G7, China has presented a unified front in its SCO group. Iran is stepping up efforts to be accepted into the regional bloc.
DW has followed celebrations across the globe. As the world welcomed in the new year amid heightened security, celebrations were overshadowed by a deadly armed attack on an Istanbul nightclub.
Young musicians from Germany and Ukraine wowed audiences in Lviv and Kyiv, with more intercultural dialogue and musical fireworks still to come.
Lunar New Year celebrations took place all over China, welcoming the year of the rooster. One of the main celebrations featured 11 Chinese astronauts.
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