Metro Beijing

Numbers don't lie


Yang, who now runs several memorial museums called Good One that collect old furniture and domestic appliances, finds himself lucky to be able to experience the tremendously fast development over the past 40 years. "I have seen very original things, as well as high-tech products and a developed society," he said.

Word matters

“She stayed in the ICU alone for over 10 days, but luckily she made it. She's a tough girl and eager to live.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 19:53:42

UN Women launches campaign for women's right

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign took place at the Dutch Embassy in Beijing on November 24, during which the coordinator of the United Nations (UN) Nicholas ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 17:28:41

Serbia: Cultural center opens

The Cultural Center of Serbia named Ivo Andric was opened on November 29 in the 798 Art District in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 17:28:41

Mexican Ambassador talks about China's changes

China's reform and opening-up has brought benefits not just to China, but also to many countries worldwide. One of them is Mexico, a country that has been a close partner ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 17:23:41

Peak Sport launches new smart sneaker TAICHI

Peak Sport's yearly product launch was held in Beijing on December 5. Peak is presenting a brand new smart sneaker to the market. The PEAK TAICHI features a "self-adaption function" ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 16:43:40

TAL acquires Israeli education startup CodeMonkey

Tomorrow Advancing Life (TAL) announced its acquisition of Israeli game-based learning startup CodeMonkey during a press conference at the Global Education Summit in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:21:54

China International Musical Instrument Expo ends in Bengbu

The China International Musical Instrument Expo was held at the Ancient Residence Expo Park in Bengbu, Anhui Province from Saturday to Sunday. Chambers of commerce, ambassadors and representatives from over ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:21:54

W Hotels cooperate with Mike Hadreas to record album

W Hotels announced on November 29 that W Records is going to start the second-stage cooperation on the album Perfume Genius by Mike Hadreas, who is known as the "Perfume ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:21:53

Word matters

“I'm reading Outlaws of the Marsh recently and I know the writer Shi Naian was born in Taizhou, Shandong Province, so I decided to visit there.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 19:13:38

Courtyard Shenzhen Bay holds opening ceremony

Marriott International Group announced that Courtyard Shenzhen Bay opened on November 29. It owns 238 guest rooms and is invested in and built by Shenzhen Investment Holdings Co., Ltd. Aiming ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 19:08:41

Word matters

“At first I felt fear too, but gradually I found that wolves can also be gentle.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 18:03:40

Finding winter wonder in Harbin

The longer I live in Beijing, the more I wonder if loving the city life and enjoying the winter season may be mutually exclusive ideas. Winter in Beijing means smog, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 17:58:40

Beijing's broad-stroke overview

When I first came to China, I had no idea what to expect. After having lived in China for a year I wasn't entirely prepared. Also if you've traveled overseas ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 17:53:40

Numbers don't lie

Yang, who now runs several memorial museums called Good One that collect old furniture and domestic appliances, finds himself lucky to be able to experience the tremendously fast development over ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 20:13:41

First Ritz-Carlton 'Stellar Dining Series' comes to an end in Beijing

The first Ritz-Carlton "Stellar Dining Series" has been held in cities in the Asia-Pacific region from November 1 to December 1, 2018. Beginning at the Ritz-Carlton, Millenia in Singapore, then ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 19:02:03

Word matters

“We tried to find the donator for three years but failed. Then we realized that he or she might not want to be found. We respect our donator's intention. We'll ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 18:43:40

Figuratively speaking

73 – the number of countries in which Chinese tourists can travel to without applying for a visa in advance.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/4 18:43:39

AB InBev promotes traffic safety together with local governments

This year's National Traffic Safety Day was marked by Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) in collaboration with the Shanghai Public Security Bureau in Shanghai on Friday and with the Public Security ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/3 20:33:40