Metro Beijing

Home-court advantage


Pierre Do from France, a PhD student majoring in hydraulic engineering at Tsinghua University, is certain that he wants to work in China after he graduates. His only challenge is deciding where. Should he apply to a Chinese company or to the Chinese branch of a multinational?

Marriott holds Run for Love charity event

From June 1 to 11, the Marriott Greater China Business Councils joined Operation Smile, a world renowned charity organization, to co-launch the Run For Love Charity Event based on the ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/22 15:58:39

Journeying to the West

The third Chinese Health Festival was held from June 16 to 18 at the Yiling Health Center, a subsidiary corporation of Shijiazhuang Yiling Pharmaceutical Co Ltd (Yiling) in Shijiazhuang, Hebei ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/21 18:58:39

Letters

Dad needs love too
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/21 18:28:40

Word matters

“It shouldn’t be labeled as a toy for juveniles.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/21 18:28:40

Enjoy Ladies’ Night at Gazebo

Looking for a fantastic evening with the girls, or just fancy a night out? There is nothing more enjoyable than to have a mid-week celebration at Gazebo, the outdoor terrace ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/21 13:38:39

Twenty years of success for Lee Kum Kee

At the newly furnished headquarters at a high-rise building in Shanghai, Hong Kong-based sauce enterprise Lee Kum Kee is celebrating the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s formal return to China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/21 13:33:39

One-hundred percent gay?

The first time it happened I brushed it off, but this time it was one with feeling. I can’t help but wonder, “Why did he kiss me?”
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/20 18:43:39

Word matters

“When you crunch it, it tastes like chocolate; but it is spicy after you swallow it.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/20 18:38:39

Some foreigners shoulder heavy burdens

Two weeks ago, a foreigner friend of mine borrowed 200 yuan($29) from me. She still hasn’t offered to pay me back yet, and I think she never will.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/20 18:33:40

Foreign workers and employers weigh in on China’s new visa system

On April 1, 2017, the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA) rolled out a unified work permit system nationwide to replace the old ones and make it easier for ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/20 17:43:40

European resort brands Sunparks and Pierre & Vacances debut in China

HNA PV Tourism Company Ltd (HNA PV) unveiled two new tourism holiday brands, Sunparks and Pierre & Vacances and held a brand launching conference and signing ceremony in Beijing on ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/20 17:28:39

An insider takes readers into the underbelly of China’s fake professionals sector

Every day millions of people do jobs that few think about or even know exist, from sewage unclogger and bull masturbator to gum buster and crime scene cleaner. Now, all ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/19 17:28:39

UK remains attractive to Chinese investors

The UK remains an ongoing attraction to overseas investors, a top UK real estate expert told the Global Times, despite the hesitancy around the snap election of Prime Minister Theresa ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/19 17:28:39

Figuratively speaking

10,000 – the amount of money in yuan ($1,471) that will be awarded to citizens who could provide clues about a swan which went missing from the campus of Party ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/19 15:58:39

Word matters

“A snake!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/19 15:53:39

What’s causing child obesity in China?

The problem arises when the obese children grow up and step out of the loving wings of their family. They encounter health concerns, loss of confidence and social rejection.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/19 15:48:39

Prince Gong’s Mansion: Diplomats experience Chinese culture

Dozens of diplomats from over ten embassies in Beijing gathered together at Prince Gong’s Mansion to get a closer look at traditional Chinese culture and history on June 12.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/17 0:04:05

The Netherlands: Embassy launches Open Day

The Netherlands Embassy in Beijing will launch its Open Day on June 24, welcoming people to take a closer look at the culture of the Netherlands.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/17 0:04:05