Metro Beijing

Sexless millennials

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

Dragonfly FM tunes up for bigger market share

The audio content industry has seen dramatic boom. The growing significance of efficient communication operations globally and increasing adoption of digital technology in the communication field gears up the development ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 20:07:35

word matters

"We live on the sixth floor and our building does not have an elevator. Each time we prepare a meal, we must go downstairs to fetch two buckets of water."
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:13:40

Superheroes in China

I woke up shocked Tuesday morning hearing that Stan Lee passed away. Lee was a legendary Marvel comics writer and co-creator of my many beloved superheroes - Spider-Man, Iron Man, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:08:40

YITU Healthcare promotes early cancer detection with AI in China

Chinese technology company Yitu, which is dedicated to Artificial Intelligence (AI) research and innovation, announced the launch of a new project named "the map of preventing cancer with AI" on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:17:43

Xue Tao's collection ceremony launches in Shanghai

The 6th China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair was held in Shanghai during November 9 to 11, during which the launch ceremony for promoting a collection of translated award-winning works ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 22:17:43

Ritz-Carlton's Stellar Dining Series to arrive in Beijing

The Stellar Dining Series, which started on November 1, 2018, is going to arrive at its last station in Beijing on November 29, 2018, where Michelin-starred chefs, mixologists and patissiers ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:48:39

Word matters

“The first sentence they ask me is if I am the parent of Zheng Hong, and then begin to promote all kinds of training courses.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 18:23:39

Hunting down books in Beijing

I am what they call a bookworm. I like to read, a lot. The advice I get the most whenever I move abroad or go on vacation is to get ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 18:18:40

Being a B+ woman

Tired of hearing the phrase "work-life balance?" Me too. Women often think that if they work hard enough at work and at home, they will be rewarded and eventually maintain ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 18:13:40

11/11 is a blessing and curse

Double 11 day has come and gone and, like most of you, my pockets are now empty. Last year it was reported that between Alibaba and, $45 billion was ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 17:33:39

Word matters

“I want to know how I had been diagnosed as psychotic?”
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 17:28:40

Kris Wu will benefit from bad publicity

You must be living under a rock if you haven't heard about the Ariana Grande versus Kris Wu iTunes saga, where last week Wu beat both Grande and Lady Gaga ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 17:28:39

How China is finally waking up to mental health

Enoch Li is the type of woman who draws attention. When she enters the English bookshop where she is about to meet this Metropolitan reporter, customers look up from their ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 17:18:39

Word matters

"After knowing my family's situation, many kind-hearted people sent money to us. I wanted to give something back."
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/9 23:21:19

Tencent explores deeper into basketball

The 2019 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Basketball World Cup will kick off in eight cities in China including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, from August 31 to September 15, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/9 23:21:19

Japan: Embassy honors local food culture promoters

Four Japanese working in the food sector in China received special awards from Yutaka Yokoi, Japanese Ambassador to China at his residence in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/9 23:21:18

India: Rice producers look into Chinese market

The seminar on the Promotion of Indian rice in China took place in Beijing on October 29, during which several Indian rice producers introduced their products to Chinese rice importers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/9 23:21:18

Need for stronger ties between China and Chile discussed at Chile Week

At the recent Chile Week that lasted from November 1 to 9, the Chilean government has sent a delegation comprising of top government officials to China to promote Chilean products ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/9 23:21:17