Blog Category - Beijing News

Health Hut: Exercise Privately and Per-Use as Share-Treadmills Debut in Beijing
A new shared economy venture wants to revolutionize how people exercise by offering its clients the use of exercise equipment on a per-use basis.
Free of Pollution, A Cleaned-Up River in Beijing Now Swarmed by Nude Bathers
A newly-cleaned river located along Beijing's south Fourth Ring Road has been turned into a public bathing area by opportunistic...
Woman Slut-Shamed for Wearing Cosplay on Beijing Metro
[UPDATED August 16, 5.30pm] The video has been revealed as a hoax.
5 Things To Taste, Smell, Touch, Hear And See This Weekend
Beijing can be overstimulating, to say the least.
Hoping to Give Children Competitive Edge, Visiting Tourist Overwhelm Tsinghua, Peking University
As the best universities in China, Tsinghua and Peking University come in at the top of every parent's wish list for their children.
Prototype "Mobile Pool" Debuts at Beijing's Water Cube
Relief is coming for China's notoriously hot summers in the form of a new mobile
Fatal Knife Attack at Papa John's Restaurant Franchise in Beijing
A Papa John's franchise restaurant was the site of a fatal knife attack on Tuesday t
Drowning Death Fails to Deter Swimmers at Beijing's Secret Nudist Hangout
A recent drowning death at a popular Beijing nudist bathing spot has failed to deter regulars as local authorities promise to crack down on the "u
Wax Likeness of Supermodel Liu Wen Debuts at Madame Tussauds in Beijing
A nearly six-foot tall wax likeness of Chinese supermodel Liu Wen has
Demolitions Hit Gulou Xidajie, As Long-Term Expats Consider Bailing On Beijing
Break time is over, and Beijing is once again back to its business-busting ways.
Ceiling of Aegean Mall Collapses, Premises Evacuated
The collapse of a ceiling at the Aegean Shopping Center in northern Beijing forced the evacuation of shoppers from its premises this afternoon, ev
Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Aug 7-13
Our Events Watch series aims to highlight happenings that aren't foc
Beijing's Blue Skies Subverts its International Reputation as the Worst City for Air Pollution
The air in Beijing has been nothing short of amazing this past week, giving local residents a chance open their windows and leave their air filter