Metro Beijing

Sexless millennials

China's post-90s might not be so prudish after all.

Crazy Rich Asians: More than a flop abroad

In fact, the director Jon Chu insists he is trying to fight Asian stereotypes in film and there is already a sequel in the works. I hope people focus on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 20:03:39


It seems as each new generation comes out, the preceding generation would like to explore how the new generation thinks and lives, and tries to put a specific label on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 19:58:40

Bali expects even more Chinese tourists with whitelist revamp

"Bali expects more Chinese to come and visit," Tjok Oka A.A. Sukawati, deputy governor of Bali said at the Bali Sales Mission held recently in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 18:28:39

Figuratively Speaking

11.74 - the average number of books that Beijing residents read per year.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 20:03:40

Word matters

“Some people say that I was showing off. But I know I'm not. Different people have different understandings. I don't have to explain myself to others.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 20:03:39

Who run the world?

This is our time. Women around the world, let's take this opportunity to contribute to the benefit of the communities we live in!
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 19:53:40

Xueersi advances in international education

Chinese leading education company Tomorrow Advancing Life (TAL) group's international study brand Xueersi International announced the establishment of its international academic advisory committee during a forum at the Global Education ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 19:28:39

TAL going global

China's education company TAL Education Group announced its acquisition of Israeli game-based learning startup CodeMonkey on December 4.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 19:08:39

Word matters

“She stayed in the ICU alone for over 10 days, but luckily she made it. She's a tough girl and eager to live.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 19:53:42

UN Women launches campaign for women's right

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence campaign took place at the Dutch Embassy in Beijing on November 24, during which the coordinator of the United Nations (UN) Nicholas ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 17:28:41

Serbia: Cultural center opens

The Cultural Center of Serbia named Ivo Andric was opened on November 29 in the 798 Art District in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 17:28:41

Mexican Ambassador talks about China's changes

China's reform and opening-up has brought benefits not just to China, but also to many countries worldwide. One of them is Mexico, a country that has been a close partner ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 17:23:41

Peak Sport launches new smart sneaker TAICHI

Peak Sport's yearly product launch was held in Beijing on December 5. Peak is presenting a brand new smart sneaker to the market. The PEAK TAICHI features a "self-adaption function" ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/7 16:43:40

TAL acquires Israeli education startup CodeMonkey

Tomorrow Advancing Life (TAL) announced its acquisition of Israeli game-based learning startup CodeMonkey during a press conference at the Global Education Summit in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:21:54

China International Musical Instrument Expo ends in Bengbu

The China International Musical Instrument Expo was held at the Ancient Residence Expo Park in Bengbu, Anhui Province from Saturday to Sunday. Chambers of commerce, ambassadors and representatives from over ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:21:54

W Hotels cooperate with Mike Hadreas to record album

W Hotels announced on November 29 that W Records is going to start the second-stage cooperation on the album Perfume Genius by Mike Hadreas, who is known as the "Perfume ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 20:21:53

Word matters

“I'm reading Outlaws of the Marsh recently and I know the writer Shi Naian was born in Taizhou, Shandong Province, so I decided to visit there.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 19:13:38

Courtyard Shenzhen Bay holds opening ceremony

Marriott International Group announced that Courtyard Shenzhen Bay opened on November 29. It owns 238 guest rooms and is invested in and built by Shenzhen Investment Holdings Co., Ltd. Aiming ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/5 19:08:41