Metro Beijing

Rolling out a new era


Has the 5G generation arrived? Whether Huawei started the commercial 5G network era or not, there are still lingering questions about this next generation of mobile internet.

EU's energy director shares relevance of renewables

Energy has always been an important aspect of governments' policies in the international spectrum and has never stopped influencing the livelihood of the people. The Global Times (GT) talked with ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/23 21:08:41

Sexless millennials

China's post-90s might not be so prudish after all.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 22:53:40

CFLD sees comprehensive sales growth

China Fortune Land Development Co, Ltd (CFLD) issued a business brief on Wednesday, detailing that the overall contracted sales of CFLD totaled 163.47 billion yuan, and the performance maintained a ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 16:08:39

International hotel groups accelerate expansion in China

China's domestic hospitality industry has seen a consistent growth and rising consumption in recent years, providing international five-star hotels the opportunities for further expansion in the Chinese market.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/21 16:58:39

EU: A public event looks into climate change

The EU Delegation and the Institute of Climate Change and Sustainable Development of Tsinghua University jointly hosted the public event on the EU Long-term Climate Strategy in Beijing on Tuesday
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 15:13:42

Cuba: Embassy celebrates the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution

The Cuban Embassy hosted a reception in Beijing marking the 60th Anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution on January 11
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 15:13:40

On the way

According to a survey released by Meituan-Dianping Research Institute, 54 percent of the deliverymen were born from 1985 to 1995. In China, people call them Waimai Xiaoge (little takeaway brother). ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/16 19:23:40

International cities attract Chinese property investors

In recent years, countries all over the world have experienced a great deal of change in the property markets in their largest cities and Germany is no exception.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 15:58:39

India: Embassy hosts Colors

Colors of India, a cultural event, co-organized by the Indian Embassy and the Beijing Service Bureau for Diplomatic Missions, took place at the Indian Embassy in Beijing on January 4
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/11 15:18:40

Russia: Young celebrities' visit marks further cultural exchange

A special welcoming event for the Russian popstar Dima Bilan and retired figure skater Yulia Viacheslavovna Lipnitskaia, Russia's youngest athlete to win a gold medal at the Olympics, took ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/11 14:48:40

Annual sports summit kicks off in Beijing

The 2018 Sports Money Annual Summit and Awards Ceremony took place in Beijing on Monday
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/10 15:28:39

Expat tax guide 2019

On January 1, 2019 the individual income tax (IIT) Law changes came into effect in China. The revisions have an impact on the taxation of expats, thus, posing a question ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 20:58:15

Chinese auto brand shines

The annually held technology event, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), kicked off in Las Vegas, the US on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 19:02:01

Wedomé introduces face-scanning payment service

As going cashless continues to be the common trend, mobile payment is no longer a fresh thing for Chinese consumers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 15:38:39

Huawei advances in home broadband

Huawei released the latest Wireless Fiber Solution (WFS), which is an enhanced WTTx solution, on January 3, focusing on how to maximize wireless network potential and quickly provide broadband services. ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 17:18:39

'Thousand Islands' seeks more Chinese tourists: Minister of Tourism

Nestled by the equator, Indonesia is dubbed the "Thousand Islands," which offers diverse natural landscapes and ethnic cultures. Although the island topography puts it occasionally in a tsunami zone, it ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/4 20:13:39

Chinese families sending children abroad share experiences, concerns

December was a very important month for many Chinese middle-class families who applied to universities in the United States. Top US schools often announce the results of early applications in ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/2 19:03:39

No slap on the butt

When 11-year-old Lu Siqi climbed on a chair to reach the top shelf with all the candy in it, her heart was beating like a drum. Good thing that her ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/28 20:13:39