Metro Beijing

Nihao, new son-in-law


German-born Thomas Derksen can still recall his extreme trepidation the first time he met his Chinese father-in-law.

Chile: National Day hailed

The Chilean Embassy in Beijing celebrated the National Day of Chile on September 18, during which hundreds of people, including government officials, diplomats, entrepreneurs and members of the media.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 18:13:40

Word matters

“Although I'm far away from home, I feel closer to my dream here.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 17:23:39

Mythical moon

Although the Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the most well-known traditional festivals in China, many people are unaware that it is also celebrated in a number of Asian countries such ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 19:18:40

Pearl Lounge and AliceYu Couture present Afternoon Tea of Star & Moon Tarot

By taking the inspiration of its Haute Douture, Alice Yu Couture and Ritz Carlton Guangzhou presented a full dress of brand-new Tarot series for the spring and summer of 2019. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 19:13:40

Arrail Group founder talks about sustainable business

The 8th Sichuan Trust Cup Arrail Charity Golf Tournament took place in Beijing on September 12, during which people from different sectors came to contribute funds for children in need ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 19:08:40

Word matters

“We've been doing business here since 2006 and hold deep feelings for this place.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 18:33:41

Tolerant Chinese hotels

It was just last week when two of my Australian friends paid me an unanticipated visit here in Beijing. As many expats know, some hotels in China are qualified to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 18:33:40

Riding the rings

I have a baby. She's absolutely electric! Her name is Silver and our dependence is mutual. She's one year old and been on more trips around the nation's capital than ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 18:18:41

TCM health preservation culture new choice of tourism in Beijing

Organized by Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development, the Launching of Overseas Influences' Experiences of Beijing TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) Tour kicked off in Beijing on Monday. A number of ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 17:38:40

The first NOVA Prize awarded in October

The first interactive new media art award, NOVA Prize, will take place at the Big House Contemporary Art Center in Wuhan, Hubei Province on October 27, during which audiences interested ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/20 16:48:40

Word matters

“Short video is a new form to propagandize network security, and it's easy to gain favor from young users.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 19:38:43

Generation unfaithful

Surveys led by Pan Suiming, professor emeritus and the honorary director of the Institute for Research on Sexuality and Gender at Renmin University of China in Beijing, claim that one ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 19:38:41

Marriott International holds 2018 'Run to Give' in Greater China region

Marriott International held the 2018 'Run to Give' charity run in the Greater China region on September 16 and raised over 1.2 million yuan for Operation Smile, which supports safe ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 18:43:40

2018 Gree UCI-WorldTour Tour of Guangxi press conference held in Beijing

2018 Gree UCI-WorldTour Tour of Guangxi Press Conference was held in Beijing on September 10.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 18:38:40

The Longines China Tour of Beijing Great Wall 2018 Opening

The Longines China Tour of Beijing Great Wall 2018 opened on September 15 on the Juyongguan Pass of the Great Wall in Beijing. Many excellent domestic riders will compete with ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 18:33:41

An artificial era

Could AI take our job in the future? This is not a new question, but it remains unanswered. Recently, Metropolitan interviewed people from various occupations and they shared their opinions ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 19:23:40

Liquid Nights lights up Singapore

On September 12, the international electronic music brand, Liquid State, opened up a new style of electronic music tours in Singapore.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 18:23:39

Word matters

“There is only a little wine in each popsicle, and we also printed a reminder on the package in case of unnecessary troubles.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 18:13:39