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On a Wartime Anniversary, China Steps Up Its Anti-Japan PR Campaign

On a Wartime Anniversary, China Steps Up Its Anti-Japan PR Campaign On the evening of July 7, 1937, and into the next day, Japanese soldiers began making their way across the Marco Polo Bridge in Beijing, beginning a ruthless eight-year occupation that ceased only with imperial Japan's defeat at the end of World War II. […]

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CM oversees Ramazan Package implementation from Beijing

CM oversees Ramazan Package implementation from Beijing LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday issued necessary instructions to provincial ministers and officials from Beijing regarding strict implementation of the Ramazan Package and arrangements in Ramazan bazaars. According to a handout, the … Full News here – Read more on Daily Times

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Oslo, Almaty and Beijing become Candidate Cities for the Olympic Winter

Oslo, Almaty and Beijing become Candidate Cities for the Olympic Winter … The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) unanimously agreed today that Oslo (Norway), Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Beijing (China)* would progress from the Applicant City Phase to the Candidate City Phase in the bid to host the … Full News here – […]

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Olympics: Almaty, Beijing, Oslo shortlisted for 2022 Games

Olympics: Almaty, Beijing, Oslo shortlisted for 2022 Games The IOC's president, Thomas Bach, told reporters that a meeting of the Olympic body's executive committee had "extensively discussed" the bids of Beijing, Oslo and Almaty during a session on Monday. "These three candidates have totally different … Full News here – Read more on GMA News

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'Transformers' could earn record China box office

'Transformers' could earn record China box office FILE – In this June 23, 2014 file photo, director Michael Bay, center, gestures to fans as he attends the premiere of movie "Transformers: Age of Extinction" at a theatre in Beijing, China. The latest "Transformers" movie, which features Chinese … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Quackery: In Beijing, A New Museum to Roast Duck

Quackery: In Beijing, A New Museum to Roast Duck Beijing has dozens of museums, but the latest museum to join its ranks is a particularly distinctive one: It's devoted exclusively to roast duck. Located at a downtown branch of Quanjude, one of the city's most famous roast duck restaurants, the museum … Full News here […]

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Beijing Dabeinong Chairman's Wife Charged With Seed Theft

Beijing Dabeinong Chairman's Wife Charged With Seed Theft The wife of Beijing Dabeinong Technology Group Co. (002385) Chairman Shao Genhuo was arrested and charged in the U.S. for her alleged role in a conspiracy to steal proprietary corn seed from U.S. companies. Mo Yun is accused of conspiring to steal … Full News here – Read […]

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Beijing to spend RMB48bn on smog prevention

Beijing to spend RMB48bn on smog prevention The Beijing Municipal Bureau of Finance plans to allocate 47.86 billion yuan (US$ 7.71 billion) by the end of 2017 to prevent and control air pollution, but experts said it is unlikely to see the results in three years. The finance bureau, the Beijing … Full News here […]

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China and India's top brass meet in Beijing

China and India's top brass meet in Beijing The vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission, Fan Changlong, met with the chief of the Indian Army, General Bikram Singh, in Beijing on Thursday. Singh is the first Indian Army chief to visit China since 2005. His visit, which comes after … Full News here – […]

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Beijing Angles For More EVs: 1000 Fast Chargers, Wiring Mandate For Buildings

Beijing Angles For More EVs: 1000 Fast Chargers, Wiring Mandate For Buildings The Chinese government is working hard to encourage the mass adoption of electric cars, but those cars will never catch on if there's no place to charge them. The city government in Beijing hopes to address that problem with a new mandate that […]

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Beijing's new map: South China Sea rivals respond

Beijing's new map: South China Sea rivals respond After years of patient, high-level negotiations with Beijing, Vietnam is now grappling with an upsurge in its territorial disputes with China. After its decision to dispatch HYSY981 deep into Vietnam's EEZ, China has upped the ante by dispatching more … Full News here – Read more on […]

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China Eastern Airlines turns Beijing unit into budget carrier

China Eastern Airlines turns Beijing unit into budget carrier BEIJING: China Eastern Airlines Corp said on Wednesday that it has officially transformed its Beijing-based full-service subsidiary China United Airlines into a budget carrier. China Eastern will also increase the number of planes in China United's … Full News here – Read more on Economic Times

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Secretary Kerry Travels to Beijing, China

Secretary Kerry Travels to Beijing, China In Beijing, Secretary Kerry and Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will join their Chinese co-chairs, State Councilor Yang Jiechi and Vice Premier Wang Yang, for the sixth joint meeting of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED). For more … Full News here – Read more on US Department of State […]

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Hop a flight to Beijing before its street food scene disappears

Hop a flight to Beijing before its street food scene disappears The streets just south of Beijing's Tiananmen Square are an incongruous mix. Qianmen Street, which shoots straight south from Mao's Mausoleum and the Great Hall of the People, is a long-standing pedestrian thoroughfare lined with storefronts, now … Full News here – Read more on […]

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China fetes India, Myanmar, says Beijing poses no threat

China fetes India, Myanmar, says Beijing poses no threat More recently, China's growing diplomatic and military clout has rattled nerves around the region, especially with Beijing's increasingly strident moves to assert itself in territorial disputes in the East China Sea with Japan and in the South China … Full News here – Read more on […]

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