Metro Beijing

Breaking up with idols

She described her feelings as being very complicated: sad, disappointed, regretful, angry, and hard to let it go.

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“We hope through this course, students can develop the habit of exercising.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/14 20:28:40

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“It's not about the money. The painting is a gift for my mother. They lost it and lied to me. They're too dishonest!”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 20:38:41

Chinese students studying overseas share stories of discrimination on campus

When 23-year-old Cheng Zhangtong packed her bag upon leaving the Netherlands, one image stuck out: stunning tulips growing below beautiful windmills in a fairy tale city. However, the image wasn't ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 20:33:40

Russia: Deeper collaboration in oil, gas strengthens

Representing one of the largest oil and gas vertical integrated companies in the world that accounts for over two percent of crude production and around one percent of proved hydrocarbon ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 20:23:40

Investing in Europe's fastest growing economy of Ireland

As Europe's fastest growing economy, Ireland is becoming popular among international investors in recent years. Well-known international property consultancy Knight Frank released Dublin Residential Market Analysis for International Investors 2018 ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 20:18:40

First China Brand Satisfaction 100 Forum held in Beijing

Co-hosted by China Enterprises Evaluation Association (CEEA) and Warming High-Tech (Beijing) Co. Ltd, the first China Brand Satisfaction 100 Forum was held in Diaoyutai State Guesthouse, Beijing on December 8, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 20:13:41

French La Liste 2019 selects top 1,000 restaurants in the world

French La Liste 2019 was released on the evening of December 3, which selected the top global 1,000 restaurants of this year. It also held an awards ceremony for the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 20:13:40

The Ritz-Carlton Beijing, Financial Street creates opportunities on Beijing's west side

In August, The Ritz-Carlton Beijing, Financial Street welcomed its new general manager Karan Jain (Jain). Four months later, he has already formed his thoughts and understanding about the business opportunities ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 19:38:40

A visit to the 'Chinese Hogwarts'

A Chinese academy – Hebei Academy of Fine Arts – recently went viral on Chinese internet for its castle-style building compound that looks very similar to the Hogwarts school in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 19:28:42

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“I took some medicine from my brother's home. I hope it can help your child.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 18:23:40

Ten traits of a 'true' laowai

So guys, explore China, change yourself a bit, don't expect locals to change and be a true laowai.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 18:18:40

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“I didn't feel fear the first time. It was a really amazing and novel experience.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 20:03:40

Chinese born after 1995 increasingly value non-wage benefits and company culture

The youngest generation of China's job seekers asks for a free gym membership and an afternoon tea break rather than a higher wage, an article by Chinese online news site ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 20:03:40

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

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“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