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Business leaders in Germany celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival

More than 200 business professionals across Germany originally from East China's Zhejiang Province got together in Siegburg to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival on October 12.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 19:23:39

Grand opening for German Oriental Supermarket Darmstadt branch

The German Oriental Supermarket Darmstadt branch opened on October 12, and is located on the ground floor of Galeria Kaufhof GmbH, a household name in German department store chains, and located more than 20 kilometers from the city center of Darmstadt next to Frankfurt.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 19:18:39

Technology and education: Connecting the world

At the Hongen Taoist Temple, complete with antique architecture and a renovated interior providing a modern workspace, nestled at Doufuchi Hutong in Dongcheng district, the Global Times (GT) interviewed Cindy Mi (Mi), founder and CEO of VIPKID, at her office.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 19:38:39

'Jeweler of hospitality'

After the glamorous opening event of the new Bulgari Hotel Beijing on September 27 at the heart of Beijing's exclusive embassy district, the Global Times (GT) sat down with Silvio Ursini (Ursini), Bulgari Group executive vice president, dedicated to Bulgari Hotels and Resorts, in the hotel garden overlooking the embassy district and Liangma River. Ursini has been with Bulgari 28 years. He shared the hotel's most exciting features, the Bulgari lifestyle and the philosophy behind the fourth “jewel” in the Bulgari Hotels and Resorts collection.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 19:08:40

Mango high tea returns to Conrad Beijing

Tropical, ripe, plump and sweet mangos are once again playing the starring role in Conrad Beijing's afternoon tea. Back by popular demand, this celebration of the wonderful fruit has inspired the hotel's culinary team to create a myriad of new treats. Fresh selections from savory mango shrimp tartar and mango sushi to sweet mango tarts and delicate macaroons are paired with Conrad Beijing's selection of coffees and organic teas.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 19:08:39

Shake-Mary at St. Regis Tianjin

The St. Regis Tianjin proudly presents a new Bloody Mary creation with a unique twist: Shake-Mary. Each St. Regis hotel around the globe has crafted its own incomparable, locally inspired interpretation of the brand's signature cocktail. The St. Regis Tianjin selected six distinct recipes from worldwide St. Regis destinations of the iconic Bloody Mary for guests to explore.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 19:03:39

'World Spirit' Flying Over Asia and Europe

The closing ceremony of The Fifth Global Economic Development Forum "the Belt and Road" German summit was held in China Trade&Culture Center (CTCC) in north rhine-westphalia on October 3, 2017, 10:00am German time. Mr. Wan Qi, founder of World Spirit and CEO of CTCC, shared with all the guests the new opportunities for art, design, and business models under "the Belt and Road" initiative and was interviewed by the reporters.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 18:23:39

Covestro backs Sonnenwagen Aachen in World Solar Challenge 2017

Forty-two fully solar-powered cars left Darwin, Australia on October 8 to race a grueling 3,000 kilometers (1,864 miles) to Adelaide in the 30th anniversary World Solar Challenge.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 16:53:39

Understanding China with Data

Over the past 15 years, China's economy has maintained vigorous double-digit growth, becoming the world's economic growth driver.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 19:13:39

Ritz-Carlton rainforest beach resort opens in Langkawi, Malaysia

The Ritz-Carlton Langkawi has started receiving guests, the Ritz-Carlton Group announced on September 28. A classic and romantic beach resort, the Ritz-Carlton Langkawi is located in the secluded Malaysian bay of Langkawi, surrounded by verdant rainforests. Guests enjoy a bird's-eye view of the tranquil and leisurely Andaman Sea.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 17:03:39

Marriott holds Run to Give 2017

Marriott International Run to Give annual charity run was launched in support of the Yao Foundation and raised 983,265 yuan ($149,160) to further support education projects for underprivileged children in rural areas in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 17:03:39

W Hotels Worldwide makes waves with opening of W Suzhou

W Hotels Worldwide announced the highly anticipated opening of W Suzhou, the brand's newest property in China on September 27. Located on the banks of Jinji Lake in Suzhou, 90 minutes' drive from central Shanghai, W Suzhou is within walking distance of bustling parks and top attractions along the lake's edge.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 16:13:39

Tangshan International Half Marathon to start

About 10,000 people are likely to participate in the Tangshan International Marathon 2017. It will be held in Tangshan, Hebei Province on October 29. Participants can register on the event's official website.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 18:48:40

“World Spirit” Flying Over Asia and Europe

The closing ceremony of The Fifth Global Economic Development Forum "the Belt and Road" German summit was held at the China Trade and Culture Center (CTCC) in North Rhine-Westphalia on October 3, 2017, 10:00 am German time. Mr. Wan Qi, founder of World Spirit and CEO of CTCC, shared with the guests the new opportunities for art, design, and business models under "the Belt and Road" initiative and was interviewed by reporters.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 18:13:39

5,000 run in 2017 Beijing Women's Half Marathon

The 2017 Beijing Women's Half Marathon took place at Beijing Garden Expo Park on September 23 and nearly 5,000 people participated in the activity. The theme of the competition was “Running is the new beautiful.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:08:39

2017 Xiamen Jimei Half Marathon to open

The 2017 Xiamen Jimei Half Marathon will take place in Xiamen, Fujian Province's Jimei district on November 19. It will be jointly held by the Xiamen Jimei District Government, Xiamen Municipal Bureau of Sports and Migu, a subsidiary of telecom operator China Mobile (CMCC-Migu).
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:03:39

IEEV China 2017 to open in Beijing

The 2017 China International Energy-saving and New Energy Vehicles Exhibition (IEEV China 2017) will open at China National Convention Center in Beijing from October 18 to 21. The scale and influence of this year's exhibition will be unprecedented compared to its previous ones, according to the IEEV China 2017 organizing committee at a press conference on September 26.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 15:03:39

First Chinese company to list in the Netherlands

With the coming of the 45th anniversary of the ambassadorial level diplomatic relations between China and the Netherlands, Hong Kong-based Haotian International Holding Group announced on September 21 (Europe time) at a press conference in The Hague that the company will get listed in the country in order to accelerate its investment in Europe.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/27 19:38:39