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NYC Empire State Building shines for Chinese Lunar New Year

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

NEW YORK, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) -- The top of the Empire State Building in Midtown Manhattan, New York, shined in red and gold at sunset on Tuesday to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year that falls on Feb. 16 this year.
Chinese Consul General in New York Zhang Qiyue, together with John B. Kessler, president of the Empire State Realty Trust Inc., flipped the switch to light the model of Empire State Building on Tuesday at a lighting ceremony in honor of the Spring Festival.
Delivering her speech at t ...