Metro Beijing

Chen Jialing: Patriotic paintings

Chinese painting, as a genre of art, has evolved into a phase that looks at ways to develop and create contemporary art forms in the context of globalization. Chen Jialing’s recent exhibition at the China National Museum (CNM) sheds light on this important subject and gives an answer, a direction and a path.

Ritz-Carlton rainforest beach resort opens in Langkawi, Malaysia

The Ritz-Carlton Langkawi has started receiving guests, the Ritz-Carlton Group announced on September 28. A classic and romantic beach resort, the Ritz-Carlton Langkawi is located in the secluded Malaysian bay ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 17:03:39

Marriott holds Run to Give 2017

Marriott International Run to Give annual charity run was launched in support of the Yao Foundation and raised 983,265 yuan ($149,160) to further support education projects for underprivileged children in ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 17:03:39

Bigger space isn’t always better

Compared to my Beijing flat, my best friend’s home in the US Midwest looks like a mansion. It’s two stories with two bedrooms and an enormous living room and dining ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 14:58:39

China: land of opportunity

“I’m an English teacher.” “Oh, I see!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 14:43:40

Word matters

“While Chinese people may ignore it, foreigners can easily see the mistakenly spelled word!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 14:43:39

Why some young Chinese still wouldn’t trade their overseas study for a smoother career

Zhu Bihe returned to China from France in 2016. Now, she works for a British Fortune 500 group as an assistant brand manager. She received four different job offers before ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 16:53:39

W Hotels Worldwide makes waves with opening of W Suzhou

W Hotels Worldwide announced the highly anticipated opening of W Suzhou, the brand’s newest property in China on September 27. Located on the banks of Jinji Lake in Suzhou, 90 ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 16:13:39

A letter to my teenage boys

I overheard a conversation between two women while I was trying on some clothes in a shop.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 15:13:39

Defusing the video game review bomb

Finally there is the promising prospect of healing the anxiety of video game developers that receive unreasonable criticism at Steam, one of the largest and most influential video game platforms ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 15:08:39

Word matters

“They climbed up the mountain along the roads but chose a wild route going down. People inexperienced in hiking can easily get lost and it’s hard to believe they brought ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 15:03:39

Tangshan International Half Marathon to start

About 10,000 people are likely to participate in the Tangshan International Marathon 2017. It will be held in Tangshan, Hebei Province on October 29. Participants can register on the event’s ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 18:48:40

Professional property bargainers gain a foothold in China’s housing market

It’s another work day, and Li Peng has just met with his new client, a single mother who wants to buy a house. After numerous conversations and role play, they ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 17:28:39

The generation game

In the compound where I live, there is a group of old ladies that gathers every day to sit in the sunshine, watch their grandchildren play or just gossip and ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:33:39

Mary Sue in sheep’s clothing

In the last couple of weeks, a Chinese TV show Nothing Good Can Stay went viral. The show is based on the true life story of a Chinese female merchant ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:23:40

Word matters

“We don’t have the pet nursing certificate.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:23:39

5,000 run in 2017 Beijing Women’s Half Marathon

The 2017 Beijing Women’s Half Marathon took place at Beijing Garden Expo Park on September 23 and nearly 5,000 people participated in the activity. The theme of the competition was ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:08:39

2017 Xiamen Jimei Half Marathon to open

The 2017 Xiamen Jimei Half Marathon will take place in Xiamen, Fujian Province’s Jimei district on November 19. It will be jointly held by the Xiamen Jimei District Government, Xiamen ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:03:39

IEEV China 2017 to open in Beijing

The 2017 China International Energy-saving and New Energy Vehicles Exhibition (IEEV China 2017) will open at China National Convention Center in Beijing from October 18 to 21. The scale and ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:03:39