Metro Beijing

Sexless millennials

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

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“We think it is out of one's instinct to catch something when one falls. But Zuo was a distance away from Feng, which makes his reaction unreasonable,”
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/22 18:53:08

Pondering Chinese delivery quirks

Living in China for six years has allowed me to observe many cultural differences between China and my home country, the US. I've recently been intrigued and curious about the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/22 18:53:06

Expats living in China celebrate the traditional holiday in a thankful and creative way

When the Halloween pumpkins are gone, turkeys and napkins are ready to be placed on tables. A national holiday, Thanksgiving is celebrated in Canada on the second Monday in October ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/21 19:53:40

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“You were three years old at that time… and now I can no longer hold you up…”
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/21 18:53:41

Decoding flirtation

I wonder if any other Chinese girls have met a similar situation: You think you are being annoyed by a foreign man but being afraid there are some cultural ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/21 18:53:40

2018 NUO Wedding Show lowers its curtain in Beijing

NUO Hotel Beijing, cooperating with Dream Park and Notting Hill, held the NUO LOVE Wedding Show on November 11 in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/21 18:48:40

Nine Percent releases debut album in Beijing

A Chinese boy band Nine Percent, which teamed up with nine winners in a Chinese reality boy band group survival show, Idol Producer, recently released their debut album To The ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 19:18:41

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“He knew my name and how my boss's name was written. And he also knew that I do not have a very close relationship with my boss. That's crazy! How ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 19:18:40

Yinchuan showcases smarter city achievements at global summit

The 2018 Global Smart City Summit took place in Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region from November 14 to 16.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 19:03:40

12th China Cup International Regatta lowers its sail in Shenzhen

The 12th China Cup International Regatta culminated when it lowered its sail in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province on November 12.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 18:58:40

China Post stamps: Epitome of China's 40-year reform and opening-up

The National Science Congress which was first held in Beijing from March 18 to 31, 1978 marks the beginning of China's reform and opening-up.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/19 20:33:37

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“I added soccer techniques and movements to the student dances I choreographed, so as to help them gain more knowledge of the sport.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/19 16:48:39

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"I sent a parcel of 32 lipsticks, valued at 6,400 yuan ($923.03). But when my client opened the parcel the next day, she found a box of underwear."
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/16 18:48:40

Generation Z

Zhang Yunyi, a 19-year-old male student in Beijing, and Conall Curran, a young American man born in 1998, are both trying to save money for their favorite pastimes, but in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 20:03:40

Chilean Ambassador to China talks bilateral ties

When talking about Chile, several memorable icons come to people's mind, such as the first free trade agreement that China signed with a Latin American country, the wine, Patagonia and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:58:41

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"A friend of mine from Fujian [Province] asked me to collect two boxes of ginkgo leaves for him, because he wants to use them for a golden autumn atmosphere decoration ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:58:40

Diane von Furstenberg to design Claridge's Christmas Tree for 2018

London's Claridge's has announces that the iconic hotel's Christmas tree for 2018, named "Tree of Love," will be designed by legendary fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg. Diane, an old friend ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:48:40

Big music+ kicks off first live show on QQ music

Created by Tencent music entertainment, the first top musician live show of China - Big Music+ super live, kicked off its first online broadcasting on November 7 on QQ music, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 16:33:40