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“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

The Bulgari Hotel Beijing opens

“The opening of the first Bulgari hotel in China underlines the importance of this market for our brand and it is a symbol of the fruitful dialogue between our two countries,” said Bulgari CEO Jean Christophe Babin.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/27 18:58:39

MIO Lab offers an intimate taste of Italy

For chefs, inspiration comes from the world around them. For the Four Seasons Hotel Beijing chefs, the tastes and flavors they encounter every day infuse their culinary creations with unique combinations that delight and surprise guests in MIO Lab, a chef's table that serves up a rotating tasting menu of modern Italian dishes based on fresh, seasonal ingredients and talented execution.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/26 16:23:39

China and Estonia extend bilateral cultural exchange program

The Chinese Minister of Culture Luo Shugang and Secretary General of the Estonian Ministry of Culture Paavo N?gene signed the Cultural Exchange Program 2018-2022 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province on September 22. The existence of the exchange program is based on the continuous cultural collaboration between China and Estonia.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/26 12:08:39

Connectivity, Convergence and Collaboration: International Conference on China's ties with the Outside World through the Belt and Road Initiative held in Northwestern Polytechnical University

International conference on "China's ties with the Outside World through the Belt and Road Initiative" was held at Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) from September 23 to 24, 2017.
Source: | 2017/9/25 11:54:43

Peru inks deals worth $138m at Asia Fruit Logistica

The Peruvian delegation signed business deals worth $138 million in sales orders at Asia Fruit Logistica 2017, a three-day trade fair that concluded on September 8 in Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/22 16:58:39

Walmart and PepsiCo raise over 3M yuan for nutritious meals program

Walmart China and PepsiCo Greater China Region (GCR) announced on September 20 that more than 3.06 million yuan ($466,000) has been raised through the 2017 Together, Let Us Donate to the Nutritious Meals Program, a charity program jointly launched by both companies.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/21 17:38:39

Foreign celebrities tour Heilongjiang Province

A group of foreign celebrities from more than 10 countries, including Russia, Italy and the UK, visited Heilongjiang Province in Northeast China from September 2 to 5.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/21 14:53:39

Enjoy afternoon tea at The Peninsula Hong Kong

Afternoon tea in The Peninsula's iconic Lobby has been one of Hong Kong's most cherished traditions for generations, and the city's grande dame is adding a new twist to the experience this summer through a collaboration with prestigious French high jewelry maison, Van Cleef & Arpels.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/21 14:48:39

Private companies ink food safety credit scoring deal

Beijing Guo Fu Tai Credit Management Co., Ltd (Beijing Guo Fu Tai Credit Management) and Shi An Cheng Shi Technology Co., Ltd (Shi An Cheng Shi) signed a credit scoring system for food safety into being at China International Electronic Commerce Center on September 14.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/21 14:48:39

China's domestic auto brands shine at Frankfurt Motor Show

The exhibition stands of Chinese auto brands like Chery and Great Wall have attracted numerous visitors since the opening of Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany on September 12, with global media speaking highly of their performance in decorating the exquisite stand as well as showing high-level vehicles characterized with fashionable elements and high technology.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 18:43:39

Wanda and Under Armour forge strategic cooperation

Wanda Sport recently announced a strategic cooperation with US sports brand Under Armour (UA) for the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon in China. The first race under the new partnership will be held on October 28 in Chengdu, Sichuan Province then on December 31 in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 15:58:39

DoubleTree by Hilton Beijing's Sui Yuan serves up new seafood menu

Starting October, the Sui Yuan Chinese Restaurant at DoubleTree by Hilton Beijing in Xicheng district will be offering a new seafood menu featuring a selection of fresh, mouthwatering seasonal fish and shellfish for Beijing's discerning foodies.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 15:53:39

XJTU's 'Scientist Lab' provides global experts with research base

The establishment of Scientist Lab is an institutional innovation implemented by Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU), which aims to stimulate the vitality of science through breaking disciplinary boundaries and encouraging self-management, free exploration, self-restraint as well as supplying broader space for interdisciplinary research.
Source: | 2017/9/20 15:48:15