Metro Beijing

Nihao, new son-in-law


German-born Thomas Derksen can still recall his extreme trepidation the first time he met his Chinese father-in-law.

Why dating foreign men is easier

Once upon a summertime, at a bar in Beijing's Sanlitun bar street, a woman drinking a margarita approached me while I was drinking with friends. She leaned forward and whispered ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/10 17:38:40

The St. Regis Zhuhai to hold opening ceremony

The St. Regis Zhuhai will hold an opening ceremony on October 18.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/9 18:53:40

Back to business blues

China's National Day holiday week has come to an end, but the next holiday, New Year's Day, is still about 80 days away. Very soon you will find yourself awakened ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/9 18:38:39

Word matters

“When we were transferring from Subway Line 6 to Subway Line 4, a man carrying an electric scooter bumped into my friend and hurt his leg.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/9 17:53:39

Swiss Incubator kicked off in Tianjin

The Swiss Incubator, a platform dedicated to high-tech startups which was initiated by the Embassy of Switzerland in China, drew a successful conclusion on September 19 on the sideline of ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 19:28:39

AccorHotels launches 'Give a Tree' campaign

Following the successful implementation in France, Romania, Senegal, Indonesia and Peru, AccorHotels announced the "Give a Tree" campaign will commence in the Greater China region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 19:23:39

Word matters

“My daughter cares very much about this homework. Every time she goes outside, she looks for the national flag.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/8 18:23:40

Word matters

“Through this platform, we want to show the charm of Beijing Expo 2019 to the world as well as promote the sales of Expo-related products.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 17:53:40

Lithuanian Economy Minister talks about future finance

Lithuanian Minister of Economy Virginijus Sinkevičius visited China in September. Born in 1990, he is the youngest minister of the European countries, which gives him the advantage to get on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/29 23:06:10

India VS China

The Indian national football team will play against the Chinese national team for the first time in 21 years in an international friendly match in China this October. The Indian ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/29 23:06:10

Professional soccer camp dawns on Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island

Yanqi Island soccer camp is coming back from October 1 to 4. Organized by Kempinski, this is the second soccer camp held by an English professional soccerer at Yanqi Hotel. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 20:58:41

Original musical classic, Cats, shown in Beijing; stage stirs up memories

The musical Cats appeared in Beijing Century Theatre on September 25, 2018.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 20:58:40

VIPKid cooperates with the Orange County Visitors Association

VIPKid will cooperate with the Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA), based in California, to enrich their online and offline courses.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 20:48:40

Architecture Design Expo 2018 to look for inheritance, integration and renaissance

With a growing building and construction market, as well as rising demands on industry standards and regulations, the Architectural Society of China (ASC), Messe München GmbH (MMG) and MMU BAU ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 20:13:40

Word matters

“The full automatic ticket checking system is connected to the backstage management system, so that we can easily know the exact number of tourists.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 20:08:40

Dealing with Chinese in-laws

Cross-culture love with a Chinese could be romantic. Different cultures and backgrounds are shared between lovers. When you are planning to talk about marriage, however, pure, simple love could become ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 19:23:40

Bimbo Global Energy 2018 race held at Olympic Forest Park

Bimbo Global Energy 2018 was successfully held at the Olympic Forest Park in Chaoyang District on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 12:13:39

Stamps that convey cultural value of China

Along with the successful inclusion of Mount Fanjing on the World Heritage List in July, China ranks second with 53 world heritage sites. Since China joined UNESCO Convention Concerning the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/28 12:08:39