Metro Beijing

Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito appointed foreign River Chief in Fujian Province

Carlos Brito will never forget the first time he laid eyes on the Shouxi River in Fujian Province.

Sino-Swiss agreement sparks ties in geriatric needs

The non-profit nationwide social organization in gerontology and geriatrics research China Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (CAGG) and the Swiss social impact enterprise for supporting personalized care for healthy aging ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 17:23:39

18th Asiania Parachuting championship

The closing ceremony of the 18th Asiania Parachuting Championship was held in Ji'an, Jiangxi Province on November 27.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 17:18:40

Dalian stage show 'Silk Road and Youth'

On November 24th, the grand stage show Silk Road and Youth produced by Dalian Art College was performed in the Great Hall of the People.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 17:18:40

Marathon closes in Guangdong Province

The 16th Asian Marathon Championship & 2017 Dongguan International Marathon ended in Dongguan, Guangdong Province on November 26.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 17:18:39

Chinese students regret their decision after matriculating into US universities

Two years ago, Roy Zhang's lifelong dream was to go to a university in the US. However, despite finally realizing his dream and attending one of the top 30 best ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 16:58:39

Figuratively speaking

23 – the number of robberies by two men surnamed Li and Wang. The men have been accused of 23 cases of burglary and one case of swindling.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 16:48:39

Word matters

“Police! Stop! He's a suspect!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 16:43:40

Brands abroad lack Chinese engagement

Chinese outbound travelers are the biggest tourism market in the world for international high-end brands. Last year, more than 135 million people in China took trips abroad, and by 2021, ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/4 16:43:39

China's computer science education wins more recognition worldwide

Thiago De Sousa Silveira, a Tsinghua University student from Brazil, has been busy interviewing for IT jobs recently. He started reading for a master's in advanced computing at Tsinghua in ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 5:03:40

Netherlands' deputy ambassador hosts domestic violence report

On Thursday, the Asia Foundation and SynTao Co Ltd, a leading consulting firm on corporate and social responsibility, jointly launched the report Impact of Domestic Violence on the Workplace in ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 5:03:40

Chilean ambassador bids China farewell

On November 11, China and Chile officially signed the upgrade of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA).
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 5:03:40

Tradition turmoil

I just saw the news that Sinterklaas came to Hong Kong and caused much controversy.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 5:03:40

Hardship of a long-distance relationship

More and more people leave the comfort of their home to go abroad for studies, internships or work and more than one comes home with a new relationship in their ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 5:03:40

Word matters

“I was swindled by others before, so when I was out of money, I thought I could do it as well.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 5:03:39

Say no to animal filters

Let me paint the picture of the foreign dating sea in Beijing. You download a degrading dating app to cast your bait into the murky swamp waters to see what ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/30 17:08:40

The dawn of the Beijing AI era

I was on the subway when Jenny from HR sent me a scary WeChat message. “I need your bank details now, or we are not able to pay you your ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/30 17:08:39

Word matters

“I go out with tools like pliers and wrenches, and I target one-story houses because the locks are easy to break; I was seized by the police when I ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/30 16:58:39

Health seminar refocuses mindsets toward preventative care

The hospital health education academic group under the health promotion and education committee of the Chinese Preventive Medicine Association held a seminar to discuss health education and promotion at hospitals ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/30 16:53:40