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Four Seasons Hotel Beijing highlights work of artist Cui Fenghua

Art is the lifeblood that pumps through the heart of China’s capital. As the cultural and political center of a country of more than one billion people, Beijing’s unique art scene spans from grassroots artist enclaves to the studios of world-class painters, sculptors, filmmakers, writers and more. For Four Seasons Hotel Beijing, art is a part of the brand’s philosophy, which is encapsulated in its Artist in Residency 2.0 program called Connect & Transform.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/6 14:48:39

Seven-Star Award puts food safety, public health in the limelight

The 6th China Seven-Star Award was unveiled on June 30 in Beijing as the 2017 National Food Safety Publicity Week kicked off.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/6 13:33:39

China Tour’s White Mountain Wanda Open a hit

The White Mountain Wanda Open was held at the Baihua International Golf Club from June 29 to July 2. It marked the second year that the match was held on the picturesque White Mountain.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/5 18:23:39

2017 Beijing Great Wall Urology Forum commences

The 2017 Beijing Great Wall Urology Forum was held on July 1. The Beijing United Family Hospital (BJU) and the Wu Jieping Urology Center at the hospital hosted the event.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/5 18:18:39

Novo Nordisk supports China’s pharmaceutical industry

The Chinese National Compound Library invited media and other guests to tour its facility inside the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in Shanghai on June 28. Representatives from many local health and pharmaceutical media and other major media houses participated in the tour.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/4 19:38:39

Kanbur plans to make W Suzhou ‘Venice of the East’

W Suzhou, the first of Marriott International’s W Hotels Worldwide hotels, will open in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province in the third quarter of 2017. Ugur Lee Kanbur, a spirited trendsetter who has a wealth of hotel management experience and innovative ideas, has been tapped for the position of general manager.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/4 19:38:39

2017 Peak International Basketball Festival opens

The annual Peak International Basketball Festival kicked off on June 29 in Beijing. NBA player Louis Williams from the Los Angeles Clippers attended the opening event. Xu Zhihua, the CEO of Peak Sport; Zhang Yujiang, the secretary of the China Space Foundation and other guests jointly announced the opening of the basketball festival with Williams.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/3 18:13:39

2017 Marriott North China Golf Tournament raises funds for charity

The 8th Marriott North China Charity Golf Tournament was held on June 24 in support of the Marriott International Yao Foundation Hope Project. The tournament raised 700, 000 yuan ($103,450) in donations for the Yao Foundation which will use the funds to develop physical education programs for youth in rural China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/3 18:08:39

Famous artist Zhou Wusheng’s fine brushwork flower-and-bird paintings will move you

While viewing the traditional Chinese paintings of Zhou Wusheng, a renowned Chinese painter, I thought to myself that people must appreciate paintings in the way they appreciate all literary and artistic creations, mainly paying attention to artistic quality. The quality of artistic works includes two elements – the skill and culture of the artist.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/3 18:03:39

President Wang Jingsong participates in the inaugural meeting of University Group of MIIT and the 2017 Summit Forum on Education Development of the MIIT Universities

The Inaugural Meeting of G7, namely, the University Group of MIIT (Ministry of Industry and Information Technology) and the 2017 Summit Forum on Education Development of the Universities Subordinated to MIIT were held in Harbin on June 23rd and 24th. Together with personnel from the School Office, Office of Development and Planning, Office of Teaching Affairs, Office of State-owned Property, and Office of Disciplinary Construction, President Wang Jingsong and Deputy Secretary of the School Party Committee, Zhang Jun, participated in the abovementioned meeting and forum.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2017/7/3 18:03:30

Conference advances professionalism and dental health awareness

The 1st Nationwide Conference of Arrail Senior Dentists was held in Beijing from June 6 to 8. Top experts from around the world attended the event to discuss topics from orthodontic treatment and implantation to dental repair.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/29 18:38:40

2017 China Tour: Fragrant Hills International Beijing Open closes

Beijing was once again the center of the world’s attention during the 2017 China Tour: Fragrant Hills International Beijing Open at the Fragrant Hills International Golf Club from June 22 to 25. The international golf competition drew the participation of 141 players from 17 countries and offered 1.35 million yuan ($199,130) in prizes.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/29 18:38:39

Japanese railway company Odakyu attends Beijing International Tourism Expo 2017

Japanese railway company Odakyu participated in the 2017 Beijing International Tourism Exhibition on June 18, marking its greater ambition of expanding into the Chinese transportation industry.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/28 14:23:39

My Fashion Diary launches new trendy designs

Domestic e-commerce platform My Fashion Diary (MFD) recently launched its new fashion products Finders X Linda Li with its newly appointed fashion designer Linda Li. It is the second time that MFD has launched celebrity fashion products after its collaboration with actress Liu Shishi.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/28 14:18:39

Brunch at The Georg

With new beats and a fresh new menu, The Georg restaurant in Beijing is hosting a brunch to introduce the capital’s gourmands to its latest offerings.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/28 14:18:39

Finnair enhances in-flight service in China

The Finnish airline company Finnair has announced improvements to all its in-flight services for passengers for the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. The upgrades for Hong Kong will start from July 1 and the rest on June 15. The improved services include Wi-Fi, the option to pay using Alipay and new cuisine.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/26 17:28:39

French holiday village brands target China

French holiday village brands Sunparks and Pierre & Vacances jointly announced their official introduction to the Chinese market in Beijing on June 16, aiming to provide a world-class platform for urbanites to escape from their intense city lives.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/26 17:28:39

Marriott holds Run for Love charity event

From June 1 to 11, the Marriott Greater China Business Councils joined Operation Smile, a world renowned charity organization, to co-launch the Run For Love Charity Event based on the We Run app.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/22 15:58:39