Metro Beijing

Cultural relics from ancient Silk Road, Renaissance on display in Beijing


An exhibition on the Silk Road and the Renaissance has opened at the National Museum of China in Beijing and will run until August 19.

Great Leap Brewing closed the doors at their Sanlitun location, but windows open as there is much more in store for this Beijing institution

Founded in 2010 by American expat Carl Setzer and his wife Liu Fang, Great Leap Brewing (GLB) is a staple bar and brewery for the Beijing expat community and young ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/14 16:03:39

Combating unwarranted stares

My friends and family have always told me that my hair is massive and fiery red.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/14 14:03:40

Deconstructing expression

When we meet that special person in our lives, it's interesting to watch those secret tells: responses our bodies make that show we care.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/14 14:03:39

Word matters

“She would not have died if she had worn a helmet.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/14 13:58:39

Word matters

“I was very angry and worried about my child, so I beat him up. I deeply regret it now.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/13 5:03:40

Even when expats return to their home countries, they take a piece of the East with them

His name is Rasmus Daniel Taun and he's a “Chinaholic.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/13 5:03:39

Tsingtao Beer launches story-telling activity for international students worldwide

In a bar in the Netherlands, the most expensive beer is Tsingtao Beer. In Mexico, the mobile phone most people use is Huawei. So, one can understand that the products ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 19:38:40

NULS Cup kicks blockchain revolution up a notch

An international blockchain competition titled NULS Cup took place at Beijing TusPark on May 5. Supported by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 19:28:41

Café Gray Deluxe of The Middle House to come to town

The ever-evolving Shanghai dining scene welcomes Café Gray Deluxe of The Middle House into its ranks. This will be the fourth hotel under Swire Hotels' acclaimed The House Collective; this ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 19:23:40

Mother's Day is a time for children, young and old, to celebrate the women that shaped their lives

“Mama” is usually one of a child's first words, and also it holds a deep feeling of warmth and love.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 16:18:40

Younger men perfect match or offensive?

A close female friend who used to complain about men a lot has recently been sporting a happy face at our gatherings. She told us that she was dating a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 16:08:40

Letters

They say they would appear too aloof if they do not add their mothers-in-law on WeChat and that after adding them, they hesitate when they want to post something on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 15:58:40

Word matters

“She could not communicate with us in Chinese.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/10 15:53:40

The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin holds a spectacular wedding fair

In late April, The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin held a wedding fair themed Royal Romance, Lifetime Commitment, bringing a romantic and artistic fairy-tale wedding feast to newlyweds. The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin invited around ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/9 18:18:40

We all must face up to our choices

The decade following the splendor and fanfare of the Beijing Olympics Games has seen incredible growth in the Chinese capital.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/9 15:03:40

Figuratively speaking

1,000 – the amount of money in yuan ($157) that a man stole from an old woman surnamed Liu.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/9 15:03:39

Word matters

“If foreigners are looking for the west gate of the park, they will definitely be shocked by the translation.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/9 14:58:39

Eastern European women share stories of finding their soul mates in China

However, her interest is not finding the perfect job; it is finding her Chinese soul mate.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/9 14:23:39