Metro Beijing

China to make its green card more convenient and optimize its function as proof of identification


Frank (pseudonym), a European, has been looking forward to getting his green card since he applied for it last summer.

Is a woman a woman’s worst enemy?

What scares a woman the most?
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/17 22:08:01

China to make its green card more convenient and optimize its function as proof of identification

Frank (pseudonym), a European, has been looking forward to getting his green card since he applied for it last summer.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/17 22:08:01

Should expats fall in love?

Being an expat in China can be a lonely thing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/17 22:08:00

Word matters

“My colleagues and I did only what a human being should do for another human being!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/17 22:08:00

WFCCI partners with U-Tour for future development

World Federation of Chinese Catering Industry (WFCCI) and U-Tour held a signing ceremony in Beijing on February 16, and officially built their strategic cooperative partnership.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/17 14:28:39

Chinese poems help foreigners find an outlet for their emotions and cross the cultural divide

Tran Ba Hieu, a 30-year-old Vietnamese PhD student majoring in traditional Chinese medicine and pharmacology in Shanghai, has developed a deep interest in Chinese poems.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 18:38:39

Beauty clinic sued for a customer’s scars

A woman was compensated over 12,000 yuan ($1,748) for the scars caused by a cosmetic surgery conducted by a beauty clinic, according to the last instance of the court, the ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 16:18:39

New marriage certificate lost on Valentine’s Day

A conductor of a bus returned a newly issued marriage certificate and other belongings lost by a man who was married on Valentine’s Day, the Beijing Morning Post reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 16:13:40

Man sets fire to cars to vent rage

A man who burned over 20 random cars to vent out his depression was recently detained under the charge of the crime of arson, the Beijing Morning Post reported. The investigation ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 16:13:40

I have to squeeze it

Have you ever felt the uncontrollable desire to squeeze the face of a baby, a dog or something else that is just so adorable?
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 16:13:39

Cloudy days make me happy

I don’t like bright, sunny days. Many people do, but I prefer grey, cloudy and stormy days.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 13:13:40

Letters

When I was single, I didn’t like to socialize with friends who were married; but I did not expect that when I got married, my single friends would do the ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 13:13:39

Word matters

“I wanted to take a photo when it is setting off to fly, but I heard that it only flies once a day.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/16 13:08:39

Are pollution, work pressure and housing prices driving people away from Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai?

“I don’t want my child to suffer from environmental pollution like I did when I was young,” said Xu Ke.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 16:23:39

Scraps collector returned lost money

A waste picker recently picked up a box with 50,000 bank notes in consecutive numbers, which is worth of over 20,000 yuan ($2,912), and gave it back to the owner, ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 15:43:40

Hiker rescued from heart attack

A hiker suffered a sudden heart attack and fainted on a hiking trip on February 12. After emergency rescue, he is in stable condition, the Beijing Youth Daily reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 15:43:40

Fitness center warned for spam messages

A fitness center in Fengtai district was recently warned and punished for repeatedly sending promotion text messages to customers. This was the first case of sending commercial text messages to ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 15:43:40

Non-English language TV shows become popular in China

Nova Wang, a 20-year-old sophomore in Wuhan, Hubei Province, is following the third season of a popular Russian comedy Interny, which made its debut in 2010. Broadcast on bilibili.com, a ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/2/15 15:43:39