2016-09-03Beijing has seen a continued improvement in air quality, harvesting 107 good days in the first six months, the municipal environment authority said.
2016-09-03The center of China's culture, history and economy, Beijing is always bursting with creativity and vitality when it comes to live shows.
2016-09-03The desolate site of giant venues sliding into disuse and disrepair after major sporting events is commonplace in many cities, but not in Beijing.
2016-09-03Red carpets, sensual choreography, powerful music, gorgeous costumes and impressive visual effects created a visual feast at a Peking Opera performance on a recent weekend in Beijing's Central Business District.
2016-09-03An innovative plan will see Beijing further embrace foreign expertise as it pilots a green channel for expats seeking permanent residency and makes them more attractive offers to serve various industries.
2016-09-03Beijing will continue to focus on energy technology innovation during the 13th Five-Year-Plan period (2016-20), in order to contribute to the country's economic growth, a municipal government official said this week.
2016-09-03Beijing has expanded partnerships with 53 cities around the world to boost its economic and social development after the capital was selected by the government in 2015 to be a center of international exchanges.
2016-09-03An automatic recycling machine in a Beijing supermarket allows people to deposit used plastic bottles and get paid through their smartphones.
2016-09-03Beijing plans to build 73 waterfront parks to absorb rainfall in summer, which is an effective way to lower the risk of flooding and to collect water in the capital, the city's planning committee said.
2016-09-03Dongbeiwang Central Primary School might not be the most famous in Beijing, but when it comes to winter sports activities, it is a pioneer.
2016-09-03Beijing will cut its yearly energy consumption to around 77 million metric tons of standard coal by 2020 to save resources and reduce carbon emissions, with an aim to bring back blue skies.
2016-09-03Beijing will become China's big data and cloud computing innovation center by 2020. To accomplish this, the local authorities said the city will complete related development projects and cultivate more than 500 firms in the sector.
2016-09-03A swipe of an electronic passport and a fingerprint scan - it now takes an average of 6-10 seconds for travelers from both home and abroad to clear customs at Terminal 2 at Beijing Capital International Airport.
2016-09-03Hou Xintong said that what she loves the most about playing ice hockey is the crisp sound of her stick striking the puck.
2016-09-03Facilities built for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games have been well utilized, with many transitioned into world-class multi-purpose arenas that host sports and other events, and attract tourists, officials said.