2017-01-01In one respect the year has ended much as it began in Beijing, with more of those foggy, smoggy days in which levels of PM2.5 density are much higher than they should be, forcing people to wear masks, and factories, schools and factories to be closed and flights to be cancelled.
2017-01-01Some areas in northern China including Beijing will pass New Year's Day under a cloud as the national observatory renewed an orange alert for air pollution on Sunday.
2017-01-01The number of visitors to the Palace Museum in Beijing for 2016 hit 16 million when an 18-year-old student from Northeast China's Liaoning province bought a ticket on Saturday Morning.
2017-01-0121st Beijing New Year's Concert held at Great Hall of the People
2016-12-31In recent inspections, China held 2,682 local officials to account for poor environmental protection efforts, the Ministry of Environmental Protection said Saturday.
2016-12-31Xi extends greetings to all Chinese compatriots and people around the world, saying hardwork and joint efforts in 2017 will make China and the world better.
2016-12-31Beijing authorities said Saturday that two inter-city railways are under construction, part of a strategy to push regional integration around Beijing.
2016-12-31The year through a kaleidoscope
2016-12-31As Beijing ramps up preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, mass participation in winter sports and recreations has soared, a fact highlighted by bustling scenes of people playing on ice and snow around the capital.
2016-12-31Smog returned to parts of northern China Friday as red and orange alerts were issued for the new round of pollution over the weekend.
2016-12-30Li Sida, convicted of killing a student, was sentenced to death by a court in Beijing on Friday.
2016-12-30The 2016 Beijing Cultural Consumption Brands Ranking was unveiled at the closing of the fourth Beijing People Beneficial Cultural Consumption Season on Dec 29.
2016-12-30A group of educators and officials gathered in Beijing on Dec 28 to make suggestions on implementation of the Opinions on Advancing Study Tours of Primary and Middle School Students jointly issued by 15 governmental departments like the Ministry of Education and the National Development and Reform Commission on Nov 30.
2016-12-30The 2016 Beijing Cultural Consumption brand winners were revealed at the 4th Culture in Beijing’s annual meeting held on December 29.
2016-12-30The 6th meeting of the Join Cooperation Committee (JCC) on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was held in Beijing on 29 December 2016.