'Empire' shines for Lunar New Year

By Zhang Yunbi & Lu Jiafei  (
Updated: 2011-02-04 14:27
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The Empire State Building in New York lit up its tower red and gold to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year on Feb 2 and 3.

Since 2001, an annual lighting ceremony of the Empire State Building for the Chinese Lunar New Year has been held as a tradition.