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Four Points by Sheraton Hotel opens in Hefei’s Baohe district

Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, a subsidiary of Marriott International, officially opened its doors for business on September 8 in Hefei, Anhui Province’s Baohe district. It is the second hotel under the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel brand to enter the provincial capital.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/19 17:03:40

Volvo promotes child passenger safety education

Volvo Cars Group and the United Nations’ Decade of Action for Road Safety launched the 2017 Volvo Cars Child Passenger Safety Education Project in Beijing on September 14.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/19 17:03:39

Migu Run Skyrunner World Series & Yumen Intl hold Devil’s Ridge 60K

The Migu Run Skyrunner World Series and Yumen International Trail Running Race took place on Devil’s Ridge in the southernmost region of the Gobi Desert, near Yumen City, Gansu Province on September 9. Nearly 800 runners from dozens of countries and regions participated in the event.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 18:33:39

7th Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters to open in October

The 7th Longines Equestrian Beijing Masters will take place at the National Stadium (Bird’s Nest) in Beijing from October 13 to 15.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 18:33:39

BJU to hold free breast cancer awareness health talk

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To further the global cause of raising awareness about breast cancer, and to help women in Beijing learn about prevention, early detection, and treatment options, Beijing United Family Hospital (BJU) is organizing an educational health talk at 7 pm on September 21 in United Family New Hope Oncology Center.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/15 13:13:39

Changing Diabetes Fund set up in China

The Changing Diabetes Fund was set up in Beijing on September 14. It was led by the China Health and Medical Development Foundation and supported by Novo Nordisk, a Danish pharmaceutical company with more than 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/15 13:03:39

Harbin No.3 High School holds TEDx forum

The Harbin No. 3 High School held a TEDx forum themed “blooming” in its administrative hall on August 21, attracting many students and their parents. World-renowned intelligent transportation expert Wang Yinhai, Australian psychologist Shen Yi, and young US film director Chen Jianying gave speeches during the forum.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/15 12:38:39

BJU launches storytelling activity for Beijing Marathon fans

The official health service partner of the Beijing Marathon, leading local international health service provider Beijing United Family Hospital (BJU) has launched a storytelling activity, asking fitness enthusiasts to write a true story about their experience participating in marathons.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/14 17:58:39

The Ritz-Carlton Beijing, Financial Street appoints new executive chef

Paulo De Souza has been appointed the new executive chef of The Ritz-Carlton Beijing, Financial Street. Chef De Souza has more than 20 years of experience in the culinary field and has worked in kitchens all over the world, including Switzerland, Peru and Spain.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 16:58:40

National youth science and innovation competition kicks off in China

The 2017 National Science and Innovation Experiment and Achievement Competition kicked off at the China Science and Technology Museum on September 8. Themed Solve for Tomorrow, the competition will run for four months in 15 provinces and cities across China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/13 16:58:39

The Ritz-Carlton named best employer by Aon Hewitt

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is proud to have been recognized once again as the Aon Best Employer – China 2017 by Aon Hewitt, a leading global human resource consulting company. This marks the fourth consecutive year that The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, China has received the accolade since 2014.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/12 17:23:39

Shire sees opportunity in treatment of rare diseases

During the 12th International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs (ICROD) 2017, which was held in Beijing from September 7 to 10, Peter Fang (F), head of the Asia-Pacific region of biotech company Shire and Dr. Martina Muttke (M), head of international medical affairs at Shire, had an interview with the Global Times (GT), talking about the company’s business and innovation in rare disease treatments.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/11 20:48:39

BJU launches storytelling activity for Beijing Marathon fans

The official health service partner of the Beijing Marathon, leading local international health service provider Beijing United Family Hospital (BJU) has launched a storytelling activity, asking fitness enthusiasts to write a true story about their experience participating in marathons.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/11 18:23:39

CNCG and Tencent Dayan Net launch Huayan T3 Project

China National Cyber Game (CNCG) and Tencent Dayan Net have joined forces to boost e-sport development through their Huayan T3 Project.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/11 15:03:39

Peru to export more ‘super foods’ to China

One of the world’s leading agricultural exporters, Peru is expecting to sell more fruits and vegetables to the Chinese market, said Peruvian commerce and trade officials at the international trade fair Asia Fruit Logistica 2017 in Hong Kong on September 6.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 18:48:39

Brewer advocates smart drinking culture in China

Moments before Hong Kong superstar Eason Chan stepped on stage to promote the importance of drinking responsibly, he sat in the front row and talked to Jean Jereissati, the president in charge of the APAC North of Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s largest brewer by sales. In 2008, Eason Chan starred in Budweiser’s first public service video to promote smart drinking habits in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/7 16:53:39

Celebrated Dutch Michelin chef to visit Conrad Beijing

The Conrad Beijing is thrilled to welcome famed Michelin-star, Dutch chef Syrco Bakker of Pure C to join its culinary team from September 27 to 28. He will be presenting a 10-course menu comprising some of his most inspired and exciting creations at the hotel’s restaurant 29 Grill.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/6 17:03:39

The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou welcomes guest chef Bill Fu

Master chef Bill Fu from the Michelin-starred Chinese restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, Macau will present his distinctive dishes at The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou from September 21 to 23, teaming up with the restaurant’s Chef Guo.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/6 16:58:40