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Baring it all

Douyin, a hugely popular Chinese short video app similar to Musical.ly, is filled with women like her who are removing a full face of makeup to reveal their natural features. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 17:23:40

Regional discrimination in the workplace & Relaxation contributes to efficiency

Being treated fairly in the workplace has been discussed publicly thousands of times, but discrimination can still be seen everywhere in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 17:13:40

Word matters

“Starting August 1, taxis will cost 1 yuan ($0.67) more for fuel surcharges.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 17:08:40

Prospects of Nepal-China relations

Today is a historic day in the annals of Nepal-China relations. Exactly 63 years back on August 1, 1955, the wise and visionary leaders of both the countries reached a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 11:13:39

Goodbye old friend

After 15 years in the business, Beijing's Top Century Shopping Square will close its doors for the last time in August to make room for upgrades in Beijing's city functions ...
Source: Agencies – Global Times | 2018/7/31 18:48:39

Mariage D'amour wedding fair at The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing

In the ancient world, Cythera was thought to be the birthplace of Venus. Thus, the area became sacred to the goddess of love and seen as a place of pleasure ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/31 18:33:39

Word matters

“Who did the good deed? I really want to thank them!”
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/31 17:08:39

Chuanr for life

I couldn't have imaged that watching a documentary could eventually end up with me putting on weight.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/31 16:43:39

China fatigue

Let me preface this by saying I love China, and I love living in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/31 16:18:39

Time-honored Sichuan restaurant opens at Wanda Vista Beijing

Beijing never has too many restaurants and Sichuan restaurants in particular. Good news is coming for foodies with the opening of Yongjiuwang Sichuan Restaurant at Wanda Vista Beijing on July ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 18:33:41

Monet exhibition opens at the China Millennium Monument, Beijing

The 18th exhibition of Impression Monet: Artistic Exhibition of Time Imprint opens at the China Millennium Monument, Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 18:33:40

2018 China LPGA Tour Tieling LongShan Golf Challenge to kick off

The press conference for the 2018 China LPGA Tour Tieling LongShan Golf Challenge took place in Beijing on July 24, announcing the upcoming golf challenge in Tieling, Liaoning Province from ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 18:28:40

Crowne Plaza Beijing Sun Palace shines brighter than ever in its 10th year

The hotel industry in Beijing has seen a big change in the midst of the growing competitiveness. After 10 years of development, the Crowne Plaza Beijing Sun Place has earned ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 18:28:39

What happened to the fun?

For children in China today, summer vacation is no longer a time to relax. It has become another “battlefield” where parents and children must arm themselves to the teeth in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 17:23:39

Word matters

“It is estimated that the parking garage will be put into use by the end of this year.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 16:58:40

Kindness is a universal language

Heading to Beijing this time last year was a rollercoaster of emotions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 16:58:39

Deliveryman at the gate

This breathless haste, fueled by an absolute worship of efficiency, is a huge part of the success of the delivery industry in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 16:38:39

Indonesian Ambassador to China talks people-to-people connections

Cherishing the same mission of bringing people of the two countries closer, Djauhari Oratmangun comes to Beijing as the newly-appointed Indonesian Ambassador to China. In an interview with the Global ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/29 0:03:40