Metro Beijing

Competition, cooperation and friendship, 5th Sino-Nordic Cup held successively

A total of eight teams from the embassies of the five Nordic countries—Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland, and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, China Football Association, and Beijing Sports University were divided into two groups and performed in China Agricultural University's Olympic-level stadium.


Happy birthday: Letting your imagination run free will be the key to coming up with solutions that others never expected. Trouble will find you if you are on your own, ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/11 17:18:39

'Bringing us together': South Africa's sneaker craze

Queuing outside an up market Johannesburg clothing store, young fashion lovers hope to lay their hands on the latest sneakers to come out of the United States.
Source: AFP | 2021/3/11 13:23:39


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Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 19:48:40


Happy birthday: This weekend will be the perfect time to make some changes. Try taking some chances when it comes to your attire or hairstyle and you are sure to be ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 19:33:39

'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy may be re-released in China following 'Avatar' to get a piece of pie after film peak period in Chinese New Year

Following the news that 2009 sci-fi epic Avatar will be re-released in China on Friday, rumors that The Lord of the Rings trilogy of films would be next also began ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 19:18:21

Art Institute of Chicago hosts Chinese ink painting exhibition

A new exhibition featuring a series of ink paintings from artist Tai Xiangzhou is set to kick off at the Art Institute of Chicago on Thursday, offering overseas audiences a ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 19:03:40

Star-studded anti-epidemic film set to win moviegoers' hearts during May Day holiday

Chinese Doctors, a film inspired by the real life stories of China's medical workers fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic, is finally set to be released on April 30. The last ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 19:02:03


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Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 18:28:40


Happy birthday: Trouble will come knocking at your door today. Do not be afraid to admit it if you find yourself overwhelmed. No one will look down on you for ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/10 18:23:40

Passion for pigeons persists in Arab world

Atop his humble wooden dovecote overlooking the majestic Giza pyramids, Abdel-Rahman Gamal released 20 homing pigeons sending them soaring up into the Cairo sky reddened by the setting sun.
Source: AFP | 2021/3/10 18:23:40

First exhibition based on CPC's 100th anniversary to open in Beijing

The first exhibition themed around the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will open at the Capital Museum in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 23:18:25

Japanese documentary director goes behind the scenes at Huawei

In the wake of several crackdowns by the US, Chinese telecom giant Huawei's overseas reputation may take a serious hit in the eyes of some Europeans and Americans. Can the ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 18:53:39


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Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 18:48:40


Happy birthday: Do not allow others to take you and your hard work for granted. If people does not appreciate what you do for them, it might be time to ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 18:43:40

Beijing to further develop bookstores in 2021

A conference focusing on the development schemes of bookstores in Beijing was held by the Publicity Department of the Beijing Municipal Committee of the Communist Party of China on Tuesday ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 18:28:40

Meghan and Harry: from fairytale wedding to LA lifestyle

Their fairytale wedding was watched around the world, raising hopes of a new chapter in the royal family, reflecting a more diverse, modern Britain.
Source: AFP | 2021/3/9 18:13:39

Chinese lawmaker suggests a 'Chinese Characters Day' to break Western discourse monopoly

A Chinese lawmaker suggested the country should establish a national day for Chinese written language, to express the country's culture and confidence, and to break the discourse monopoly of the ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 1:39:32

Employees' long-term vision will enable Huawei to weather the storm: Japanese documentary director

Following rounds of US crackdowns, Chinese telecom giant Huawei's overseas reputation may take a serious hit in the eyes of some Europeans or Americans. Can the company still survive under ...
Source: Global Times | 2021/3/9 0:29:46