Metro Beijing

Russian community in Beijing excited as country overcomes controversy to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup


The host country for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Russia appears to be off to a magnificent start following the national team's 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in the opening match. Russia Today called it a "historic" win while Arab News headlined "Saudis … wail Russia's 5 goal rampage."

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"We were visiting the zoo, and a woman who was speaking very loudly and taking a video caught our attention. Then we realized that they were throwing pebbles at a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/20 16:18:39

Kiamusze Tongjiang Sino-Russian Border Cultural Festival to kick off

The Kiamusze Tongjiang Sino-Russian Border Cultural Festival will be in full swing from July 4 to October 14 in several cities in the region including Tongjiang, Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 20:18:39

Jay Chou launches sport platform for basketball fans

The famous Chinese singer Jay Chou announced the establishment of JYB in Beijing on June 12 in collaboration with the sports company Zhonghui Sport and sport competition organizer Brossports.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 20:13:39

WeWork kickstarts multi-faceted “Created in China” campaign

WeWork - a platform for creators that provides the space, community and services to help people make a life, not just a living - held WeWork's Uniquely China Fashion Extravaganza ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 19:23:39

Russian community in Beijing excited as country overcomes controversy to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The host country for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Russia appears to be off to a magnificent start following the national team's 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in the opening ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 14:53:39

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"There are all kinds of ads on the walls, but not an emergency call number."
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 14:28:39

PepsiCo: In China, For China, With China

PepsiCo, Inc announced on June 14 a $2 million grant to China Women's Development Foundation (CWDF) to support its new initiative “Water Cellar for Mothers-Green Village” program.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 10:43:39

Cultural relics from ancient Silk Road, Renaissance on display in Beijing

An exhibition on the Silk Road and the Renaissance has opened at the National Museum of China in Beijing and will run until August 19.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/18 22:19:27

Shared wheelchairs introduced in Beijing hospital

Twenty shared wheelchairs went into operation at the China-Japan Friendship Hospital in Beijing earlier this week as part of the hospital's efforts to improve its services.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/18 22:15:36

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"I was so frightened that I slammed on the brakes and my hands were sweating."
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 14:38:39

Old China hands in Beijing share their perceptions of China since its reform and opening-up

This year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up, a set of policies that was proposed by the then leader Deng Xiaoping and implemented in 1978 that pushedpushed ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 19:13:39

Wedomé opens its first unmanned smart bakery store in Beijing

The first local unmanned smart bakery store was opened on May 25 in Beijing HuaPu International Plaza in Chaoyang district by the domestic bakery brand Wedomé, with an aim to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 18:38:39

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"This is mainly a meat-stuffed zongzi, but the stuffing has been salted by some Sichuan-style seasonings. Combining the spicy taste with the sticky rice creates a very special taste."
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 17:18:41

Do lazy dads deserve Father's Day?

As Father's Day is approaching and as a mother of two children, I do ask myself if the father of my children is deserving of the holiday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 17:18:40

China hotel checklist

China is famous for its wide network of hotels from single star to 5-star. Some of the luxury hotels in China are owned by giant companies with branches in many ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 17:13:39

PepsiCo becomes the first to donate $2m

PepsiCo, Inc announced on June 14 a $2 million grant to China Women's Development Foundation (CWDF) to support its new initiative “Water Cellar for Mothers-Green Village” program. PepsiCo becomes ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 16:33:39

China World Summit Wing, Beijing holds Global Wellness Day yoga event

On June 9, China World Summit Wing, Beijing and SpaceCycle jointly organized a yoga master class for Global Wellness Day.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:28:40

Beijing Marriott Hotel Northeast appoints new director of operations

Beijing Marriott Hotel Northeast is pleased to announce Simon Ji as their new director of operations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:28:39