2016-11-16After shopping in two successive 11/11s from Beijing, I, an Indian, feel like a Singles Day veteran already, in spite of not being versed in Chinese language. That I could also help a young Indian colleague and his wife buy some items, including a "Mummy Bag", made me feel valuable.
Dongying, an industrial city lying on the northern coast of Shandong province, is fostering advanced industries and focusing on innovation to boost its economy, local officials said.
2016-11-15China is pondering the environmental challenge posed by its heavy use of courier packages, after the Singles' Day 24-hour online shopping spree last Friday.
2016-11-15Thirty-nine United Nation peacekeeping staff officers from 22 countries are taking part in a two-week training course in Beijing that began Monday, according to the Ministry of National Defense.
2016-11-15"Think globally, act locally" is a term which has long been used by environmentalists, and it is one which we ought to adopt more in our everyday life, particularly as Beijing is often enveloped in smog, and the authorities strive to reduce the pollution which contributes to this toxic cocktail.
2016-11-15The Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region has entered its fifth round of heavy smog since the beginning of October, dragging down air quality and forcing governments to take tougher measures.
2016-11-15The biggest and brightest supermoon since 1948 appeared on Monday night, providing a spectacular opportunity for observers and photographers.
2016-11-15Easy to store and transport, garlic has fallen victim to concerted speculation, with garlic hoarders intentionally withholding their supplies.
2016-11-14Beijing's average PM2.5 density decreased in the first ten months of this year, authorities said Monday.
2016-11-14A calligraphy scroll in xingshu, or semi-cursive script, has sold for 60 million yuan ($8.7 million) at a Beijing sale of classic Chinese paintings and calligraphy.
2016-11-14Ink artist Wang Dongling, 71, is holding two exhibitions in Beijing to show his achievements in traditional calligraphy and latest experiments with "chaos calligraphy", his unique, innovative and radical script style.
2016-11-14Metallica recently announced its debut in Beijing as part of the band's WorldWired Tour 2017.
2016-11-14China's average salary will increase by 7% in 2017, according to the latest research by an international human resource consultancy.
2016-11-14Chinese entrepreneurs' confidence in domestic economy has been restored as the economy shows more signs of stabilizing, according to findings of a recent survey.
2016-11-14A forthcoming TV series, starring "queen of comedy" Ma Li, will act as a salute to the 65th anniversary of Beijing Film Academy.