Blog Category - Beijing News

Beijing Busses Willl Be Completely Air-Conditioned ... Beginning in 2018
It may be too late to help us during this sweltering summer, but Beijing residents can all look forward to riding in public busses...
Beijing Commuters Rescue Trapped Man by Pushing Subway Train Off Him
In a shining display of solidarity, over a hundred Beijingers were able to rescue a man caught in the gap between a subway and the platform at Don
5 Things To Taste, Smell, Touch, Hear And See This Weekend
Beijing can be overstimulating to say the least.
Beijing Has Become China's Leading Cashless Society
The breakneck pace of the adoption of online payment systems has led to the capital of China and its 21 million residents becoming its leading cas
Red Alert Raised as Torrential Rains Flood Southwest Beijing
The southwestern Beijing suburb of Fangshan was hammered by last night's heavy rainfall, flooding city streets and prompting authorities to deploy
Travel and Leisure Magazine Names Waldorf Astoria Beijing's Top Hotel
Bad news for Beijing: yet another international list of travel destinations has been announced, and Beijing is nowhere near it.
Beijing Considers Banning All Fireworks Within 5th Ring Road
Remaining in Beijing during the Spring Festival holidays may be something to consider next year now that local authorities are proposing a...
Yet Another Third Ring Road Sinkhole Causes Traffic Chaos
As has been the trend recently, Beijing's Third Ring Road has once again
Turn the Page: The Bookworm’s Announces the Return of Its Annual Literary Festival, March 8-24
Though Beijing bibliophiles were broken hearted this past fall after The Bookworm announced it would not be holding its annual literary festival i
Fatal Accident on Fun Capital Motion Simulator, One Dead
A fatal accident claimed the life of a woman riding a motion simulator at the...
Apple "Kisses Ass" as Mainland Techies Bemoan App Store's Removal of Major VPNs
Should we kiss our usage of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other blocked sites and apps goodbye?
Beijing Restaurants Caught Supplying Customers with Bacteria-Infested Tableware
The ongoing campaign to make food and dining safe in China has revealed a number of famous Beijing restaurants have supplied their customers with
R Ever the Land of Contradictions, Beijing Air Qualilty Worsened — and Improved — Over First Half of 2017
Blame us for letting the cat out of the bag, but trying to figure out the confusion that is Beijing's air quality is like trying to get a straight
R Houhai's Rowdy Bar Street Silenced as Open-Air Sales Banned
Shichahai bar street's notorious reputation as a noisy and rowdy tourist destination has come to an end as a year-