2016-12-28The first session of Pinggu’s 5th People’s Congress was held on December 27 in Beijing. Liu Jun, director of the District’s People's Congress, presided over the opening ceremony.
2016-12-28Asia Fintech FOF, a 10-billion-yuan ($1.44 billion) fund of fund, was launched in Beijing on Tuesday, aiming to seek investment opportunities and fuel mergers and acquisitions in the fast-growing financial technology sector.
2016-12-28One of the pleasant aspects of my new life in Beijing has been rediscovering what it's like to have a lunch break. A whole hour and a half in the middle of a work day to do with whatever I want.
2016-12-27China's south-to-north water diversion project has benefited more than 11 million people in Beijing, authorities said Tuesday.
2016-12-27Beijing's new airport subway line, which will become the fastest subway train in China, began construction on Monday, Beijing Daily reported.
2016-12-27A symposium on the research and digitalization of ancient Dongba documents was staged in Beijing on Sunday.
2016-12-27Five fluffy cygnets stick close to their parents on a lake inside the Old Summer Palace in Beijing, Dec 26, 2016.
2016-12-27The Rose Theme Park at Daxing District in Beijing is hosting a lantern festival until Feb 18 to celebrate the Spring Festival.
2016-12-27For the past 29 years, Qiu Jinxian, who works at the British Museum, has been handling top-tier artworks from China.
2016-12-27The high-altitude Ruoergai Grassland in northern Sichuan province attracts tourists today for picturesque wetlands and diverse wildlife. More than 80 years ago, however, the scene was less tranquil - the Red Army fighting against harsh terrain and weather during the Long March, a military retreat the Communist Party of China conducted from 1934-36.
2016-12-27Students, young travelers and consumers on a lower income have various tips to save money on traveling.
2016-12-27A top Beijing official vowed during the weekend to reinforce restrictive measures in the capital's real estate market to ensure steady home prices next year.
2016-12-27Minister of Transport Li Xiaopeng recently said that overloaded trucks pose a serious danger to road safety and he advised revising the Criminal Law so that the overloading of trucks is included in the crime of dangerous driving.
2016-12-27A VISUALLY IMPAIRED resident in Beijing was boarding a bus with her guide dog when she was stopped by the conductor who said no dogs were allowed on board. With the help of other passengers, Zhou Lei finally persuaded the conductor to let her get on the bus, but during the journey the conductor kept saying that she shouldn't bring a dog on a bus. Beijing Times commented on Monday:
2016-12-27Beijing's first rail line using magnetic levitation technology is scheduled to start running next year, with engineers now testing the new trains, city officials announced on Sunday.