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.

The Croatian Ambassador to China discusses stronger ties

The former foreign policy advisor of the Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, Dario Mihelin (Mihelin), has taken over his new post as the Croatian Ambassador to China in 2019. The Global ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/9 16:43:40

Over 80 percent of tourists feel satisfied about Beijing horticultural expo

A recent poll shows that over 80 tourists "feel satisfied" about the International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 Beijing. The China Pavilion has become the most popular destination at the Expo.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2019/5/8 18:47:21

PepsiCo receives 2019 charity title for nutrition program

At the 16th China Charity Ranking on April 28 in Beijing, the "PepsiCo Nutrition In Action" program jointly launched by PepsiCo Greater China Region (GCR) and China Foundation for Poverty ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/8 11:38:40

A tenor's way to fame

Stylishly dressed in a grey oversized suit and a pair of white sneakers, 28-year-old Ma Jia appears more like a pop singer who could suddenly bust out break-dancing moves, rather ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/7 20:39:29

Bulgaria: Ruth Koleva visits Beijing

The Bulgarian Embassy will hold a press conference on Wednesday, introducing Koleva and her activities during her visit in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:58:39

Switzerland: 'House of Switzerland' to tour China from 2021

From February 4 to 20, 2022, the next Winter Olympic Games will take place in Beijing, followed by the Winter Paralympics from March 4 to 13. To capitalize on the ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:53:39

Denmark: Embassy marks Panda Day

The Danish Embassy in China will hold the Panda Day event in cooperation with the State Forestry and Grassland Administration of China at the Danish Embassy in China on May ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:48:39

Czech President's visit marks 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations

During the visit of Czech President Miloš Zeman for the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, the Czech Embassy in China held a reception to celebrate the 70th ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 18:43:39

Over 300,000 tourists visit Beijing horticultural expo during May Day holiday

Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition welcomed its first tourist peak by serving more than 320,000 tourists during the four-day May Day holiday, the organizer said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 23:08:22

Zero-casualty vision

Traffic accidents pose a great threat to the lives and safety of people worldwide. An estimated 1.35 million individuals die every year in road traffic accidents, and road traffic injuries ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/29 17:33:41

Azerbaijan: Signing ceremony held for business cooperation

The signing ceremony between Chinese and Azerbaijani enterprises under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) was hosted in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/28 15:38:39

'Retrospect – the Collection and Dialogue between Chinese and Tunisian Artists'

On the occasion of the 55th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and Tunisia, the Embassy of Tunisia in China and the China Arts and Entertainment Group Ltd (CAEG) collaboratively ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/28 15:33:39

CFLD business expanding fast, signals confidence in domestic market

According to the 2018 Annual Report issued by China Fortune Land Development (CFLD, 600340.SH) on April 19, CFLD achieved business income of 83.8 billion yuan ($12.4 billion) in 2018, a ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/25 17:13:41

Employees share their attitudes toward overtime working culture

The “996” overtime schedule – working from 9 am to 9 pm, six days a week – has been the topic of heated debate for days after a few IT ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 17:18:42

African community in China

As his hand slipped across the screen of his iPhone, Jeffrey Ldigo searched to find the phone number of Andy's Restaurant & Bar, an African restaurant located in Sanlitun, Beijing's ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/23 20:23:41

Ryan Reynolds' film Pokémon: Detective Pikachu premieres in Beijing

It was Ryan Reynolds' second visit to China in five months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 18:58:40

Danish Movie Month to kick off in Beijing

Featuring 15 Danish movies with various themes and genres, the Danish Movie Month will kick off in a cultural hub, the CHAO Art Center, in Beijing during three consecutive weekends ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 16:43:39

Festival Croisements 2019 to shed light on cultural exchanges

Festival Croisements 2019, which runs by the French Embassy in China from Friday to July 6, is an annual art festival that promotes Sino-French cultural exchanges.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 16:38:39