Metro Beijing

Guide to Beijing's most LGBTQ-friendly locations


Where do LGBTQ groups hang out in Beijing? That may be an interesting question for both LGBTQ people as well as straight people since Beijing, China's capital city, is seldom associated with the term queer.

Masterpieces by Picasso to be shown in Beijing

The UCCA Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing will display masterpieces by Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) from June 15 to Sept. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/25 21:45:37

8th Beijing choral festival kicks off

The 8th Beijing choral festival on Friday held its opening ceremony at Beijing University Students Gymnasium, where nearly 5,000 choral lovers from 100 choirs performed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/25 21:16:54

Panda takes cold shower to beat the heat in Beijing

A giant panda is pictured enjoying a shower at Beijing Zoo on May 23, 2019 as the temperature in the city climbed up to 37 degree Celsius, the highest of ...
Source: China News Service | 2019/5/24 15:35:06

German Embassy in Beijing holds Open Day event

Themed "Echt Berlin (Really Berlin)," the German Embassy in China kicked off the Open Day event on May 18 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/23 18:03:40

INBAR marks its Honor Day in Beijing

The ceremonial event to mark the Honor Day of the International Bamboo and Rattan Organisation (INBAR) took place at the INBAR Pavilion of the International Horticultural Exhibition in Yanqing, Beijing ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/23 17:53:41

Tenor loves culture

Although the sudden fame does bring benefits to him personally, he appreciates the musical aesthetics among Chinese audiences most.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/21 18:53:40

Vision Maldives art exhibition welcomes Chinese audiences

The launch of the Vision Maldives art exhibition under the theme of the Belt and Road Initiative took place at the China International Culture Exchange Center in Beijing on Saturday, ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/21 16:58:40

Gu'an unveils science and technology valley

Gu'an, a county in North China's Hebei Province that's fairly close to Beijing's new mega-airport, unveiled plans for a science and technology innovation valley on Friday, envisioning riding the wave ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/21 15:28:40

Asian flavors

On Thursday, the opening ceremony of the festival was held in the city as a part of the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations (CDAC), which features delicacies from Asian ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/20 19:01:16

European Union: EU-China Energy Cooperation Platform sets good example for the world

The EU-China Energy Cooperation Platform launch event took place in Beijing on Wednesday, drawing the participation of several hundred people including government officials, diplomats, entrepreneurs, scholars and media. Nicolas Chapuis, ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/16 16:33:40

Beijing metro line achieves full 5G coverage

Metro Line 16 in Beijing has achieved full 5G signal coverage, the first in the country to do so, the operator BeijingMTR Corporation said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 0:06:44

Major exhibition of precious Gansu cultural relics opens in Beijing

An exhibition dedicated to precious cultural relics from various periods in the history of Gansu, northwest China, opened Thursday in the National Museum of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 14:43:50

Denmark: Embassy hosts event for pandas

The Panda Day was successfully held at the Danish Embassy in China on May 10, drawing the participation of around a hundred people to get to know about the two ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/16 16:33:41

More than flowers

Themed "Live Green, Live Better," the International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 Beijing is not only a botanical show, but also a cultural carnival where different countries display and exchange their cultures ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/14 18:53:41

Guangzhou to host Asian cuisine festival

The press conference for the Asian Cuisine Festival was held in Beijing on May 13.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/14 10:03:40

PepsiCo's Gatorade G-Lab debuts in China

PepsiCo's sports drink brand Gatorade announced a strategic partnership in China with Jr. NBA, the youth basketball participation program of the NBA, during a press conference at the world's first ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/13 17:08:39

Beijing reports more days with good air quality

Beijing environmental authorities announced on Thursday that good air quality days for the capital from January to April increased to 84 days, and heavy pollution days were reduced to three. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 16:18:09

Beijing 2022 mascot to be unveiled in second half of 2019

The official mascot for China's first-ever Winter Olympics will be unveiled in the second half of 2019, according to officials of the 2022 Beijing Organizing Committee of Winter Olympic Games ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 16:14:34