Metro Beijing

Chen Jialing: Patriotic paintings


Chinese painting, as a genre of art, has evolved into a phase that looks at ways to develop and create contemporary art forms in the context of globalization. Chen Jialing’s recent exhibition at the China National Museum (CNM) sheds light on this important subject and gives an answer, a direction and a path.

‘Share the power’ video released ahead of World Heart Day

Actress Fan Bingbing, singer Wang Duo and actors Yang Le and Yang Lixin promoted a public service video for World Heart Day on September 29. This year’s theme is “share ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 19:28:40

2017 IRONMAN 70.3 is about to kick off

The organizing committee of the 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 met in Beijing on October 10. The competition is organized jointly by several organizations including Xiamen Municipal Government, Wanda Group, Xiamen Municipal ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 19:28:39

Chen Jialing: Patriotic paintings

Chinese painting, as a genre of art, has evolved into a phase that looks at ways to develop and create contemporary art forms in the context of globalization. Chen Jialing’s ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 19:28:39

Beware of visitors

Two of my friends came to visit me for 10 days recently. I have been planning for their arrival for months! It seemed like the day would never come, but ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:53:40

A community of sharing

Recently, I fell in love with carpooling with my neighbors, who I did not know at first, when I commute from my home to the office and back every day. ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:53:40

Word matters

“When others drop waste, I pick it up.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:53:39

A bite of Shandong in Beijing

Beijing Marriott Hotel Northeast in Chaoyang district kicked off its Shandong Food Festival on October 9, and the event will run until October 29. The event will present foodies with ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:08:39

The culture of Nuo Hotel Beijing

NUO Hotels celebrates the depth and richness of Chinese culture and shares it generously for the pleasure of guests in a contemporary way with the opening of its five-star flagship ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 19:30:25

The 7th Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters concludes Sunday

Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters (LEBM) concluded Sunday, October 15 at the National Stadium, also known as the Bird’s Nest, in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 19:28:39

Spirit of China

Before the two sessions, the National People’s Congress (NPC) and the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in 2017, Wu Shanming, a professor and doctoral supervisor ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 18:38:39

Tips to part-time English teaching

Have you ever wondered what it is like to work as an English teacher in China? Thousands of schools in Beijing advertise on the Internet offering attractive salaries and flexible ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 18:08:39

Preemptive strike for winter

Shivering, chattering and chilled to the bone. This is how I would describe myself during last fall and winter in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 18:08:39

Word matters

“It took about 10 minutes to put out the fire. Afterwards, I immediately went back to the bus where the passengers were waiting for me.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 17:43:39

Technology and education: Connecting the world

At the Hongen Taoist Temple, complete with antique architecture and a renovated interior providing a modern workspace, nestled at Doufuchi Hutong in Dongcheng district, the Global Times (GT) interviewed Cindy ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 19:38:39

More Chinese families enroll their children in Southeast Asian schools

As Peggy Wang positioned her smartphone to take the photo, her daughter, a grade five student, and her son, who is in grade one, smiled into the camera, their white ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 18:13:39

Pageant pups pay the price

There have been posters in the residential compound I live in advertising for a dog beauty pageant, and that’s something I have never heard of. So I went to the ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 14:38:40

Breaking animation ‘gender-alizing’

I had a huge fight with my colleagues last week. We had a disagreement over the occupation of the only female character in the animation series we are developing for ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 14:38:39

Word matters

“The passing rate of the exams is almost the same with that of the previous exams, which is not affected by the implementation of the new exam rules.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 14:33:39