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World Water Day: PepsiCo's 'Secret Recipes' to tackle water crisis

According to the latest statistics from the UN's website on March 22, there are still over 663 million people living without a safe water supply close to home, spending countless hours queuing or trekking to distant sources and coping with the effects of using contaminated water. China has 21 percent of the world's population but only 7 percent of the world's water resources. China water resource per capita is only a fourth of the world's average, ranking 109th in the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 17:28:39

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Shenzhen launches new room package

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Shenzhen is partnering with the comprehensive and innovative cultural platform Design Society to launch a room package themed the Journey of Infinite Creativity. Until June 3, anyone who books this room package will enjoy exclusive Ritz-Carlton privileges.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 16:18:39

Kylin Prime Group's CEO talks international investment

As China takes the lead in globalization, the people and investments from China are also going global. The Global Times (GT) talked with Martin O'Connor, the CEO of Kylin Prime Group, an international investment and asset placement company charged with aiding and promoting cross-cultural Sino-European exchanges, who shared his perspective on global investment and immigration.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 16:58:39

Special 'Star Wars' exhibition to come to Beijing

Star Wars fans in China are in for a treat, as a special exhibition titled The Force Awakens and Explodes is slated to open in Beijing soon. The announcement was made during a press conference at the Shangri-la Hotel in Beijing on March 19.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 16:43:39

Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing and Opera Bombana Weekend Retreat

From March 31 to April 1, head up to Views Restaurant on the 21st floor of Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing for a weekend to remember. Known for its Huairou delicacies, Views Restaurant teams up with Opera Bombana to offer an exciting gastronomic pop-up weekend retreat.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 14:28:40

Novo Nordisk releases new insulin degludec Tresiba

Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk has announced that Tresiba, a new insulin degludec, has been approved by China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) and is now available in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 14:33:39

Learning paper-cutting through technology

Exquisite paper-cut designs hang on the walls of Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) International Practice Innovation Base. The paper-cuttings are from the international students of the NPU. They used innovative laser cutting technology during the traditional Chinese paper-cutting process, so as to express their love for Chinese traditional culture.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2018/3/15 16:55:52

The Journey: US teachers bridging East and West

With 250 American teachers wearing orange T-shirts sharing beautiful moments from their journey as teachers, one can only feel that this is a big, yet tightly bound community, brought together by love for children and the desire to be a bridge between West and East.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 13:58:39

Cooperation, expansion, happiness: Fusheng Group sets ambitious goals

The launch ceremony for the strategic plan of domestic realtor Fusheng Group took place in Fuzhou, Fujian Province on March 6, the group's 25th anniversary. At the event, Fusheng signed strategic cooperation agreements with dozens of companies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 13:53:39

ISY music festival opens in Sanya

On March 1, ISY music festival had its grand opening in Haiyue Plaza located in the heart of Sanya, Hainan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 12:53:39

Jaguar Land Rover showcases luxury, electric models in Geneva

British luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover introduced two sport utility vehicle (SUV) models – the Jaguar I-PACE and the Range Rover SV Coupé – at the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, highlighting the company's focus on luxury SUVs and electric vehicles (EVs).
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 21:53:39

The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection celebrates keel-laying for inaugural luxury yacht

In accordance with longstanding maritime tradition, the Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection celebrated the laying of the keel of its inaugural yacht at the Hijos De J. Barreras Shipyard in Vigo, Spain on March 5. A unique first for a luxury hotel operator, the Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection brings the brand's legendary service to the seas with a bespoke yachting experience and today, drew one step closer to its anticipated launch in Q4 2019.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 14:18:39

The women holding up more than half the PepsiCo sky

“Women hold up half of the sky,” Chairman Mao Zedong once said. In PepsiCo Greater China Region (GCR), this is not just a saying. Women are actually holding up more than half of our sky. The percentage of female employees in PepsiCo GCR stood at approximately 51 percent in February, including around 59 percent in the senior leadership team. This is just one of the many reasons why PepsiCo GCR has been on China's Top Employers List nine times in recent years.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/7 17:18:39

Give Blood at Beijing United Family Hospital

Beijing United Family Hospital (BJU) is holding a blood drive from 10 am-3 pm, March 9. The event is a plea to residents to donate their blood and contribute to the local community where they live.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/7 15:28:40

Chasing the same dreams: Hilton and China's Olympic athletes

When the 23rd Winter Olympics ended in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on February 25, representatives of Hilton Group, the only transnational hotel partner of the Chinese Olympic Committee, were privileged to participate in the closing ceremony.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/7 15:28:39

The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou celebrates 10th anniversary

The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou will celebrate its 10th anniversary on March 11, 2018 with a series of activities to commemorate this memorable, monumental occasion.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/6 12:48:39

The Ritz-Carlton Beijing to hold South Korean food festival

The Ritz-Carlton Beijing will host “Seoul Taste, Soul Mate,” a South Korean food festival, from March 9 to 18, when visiting chefs from Seoul Jin Soo-Bang and Seok Choel-Lim will present typical Korean specialities to guests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/5 14:38:40

The Peninsula Beijing achieves prestigious five-star rating

Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its annual Star Rating list recently, announcing the Peninsula Beijing as a new Forbes Travel Guide five-star hotel.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/5 14:38:39