Blog Category - Beijing People

R Ten-year-old, College Student Die in Separate Ski Accidents Near Beijing
Two tragic deaths of skiers in Beijing-area resorts over the past three days have called attention to safety on local slopes.
This Beijing Startup Connects China's LGBT Community for Marriages of Convenience
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Building Lifelong Skills, One Cup at a Time at GoodWorks Coffee
GoodWorks Coffee and Tea aims to provide professional training and jobs to orphans who have aged out programs, at-risk teens, and those who have p
DP Beijing Butts Out: Smoking Ban Results in 200,000 Fewer Smokers
While Beijing residents accustomed to smoky restaurants, bars, and other hazy interiors doubted that the city's latest ban on lighting up would ha
Throwback Thursday: Every Day is a Population Party in Overcrowded Beijing
Throwback Thursday takes a look back into Beijing's past, usin
2016 Year in Review: Beijing's Biggest Assholes of 2016
Just as we were compiling our list of the biggest jerks of the year, along comes a contender for the Top 10 with...
You Think 2016 Was Bad? Just be Happy You Made it Out of 2015 Alive
Hello my dear, thank you for coming. *sniff, sniff*
Auld Lang Syne: The High Profile Beijingers That Left Our Fair City in 2016
As the New Year looms, it's time once again for us Beijingers to fondly look back on the old friends that left our fair city in 2016.
R Getting Hairy for Charity: Maovember Finishes Up Its Successful Run
The mustaches were flaunted, the money was counted, and now Maovember coordinator Jim Boyce is ready to announce the results of his series of good
Widely Loved Expat Dikran Gullekia Recovering Nicely From Major Surgery; Beer Mania to Hold Benefit, Dec. 18
After major surgery, following a severe abdominal aneurysm, well known and widely loved expat Dikran Gullekia is well on his way to recovery, and
Beloved Animal Wellfare Advocate and F&B Scenester Dikran Gullekian Hospitalized, Crowd Fund Started
Known for his warm smile, animal welfare work, dedication to wining and dining, and steadfast welcoming of a range of guests to various dinner par
Beijing Slouch Fights Back: Ge You Sues Over Company's Use of Slacker Meme
Veteran actor and native Beijinger Ge You is suing a travel website for using an infamous meme
O'Bar Brings You Boozy Festive Atmopshere This Holiday Season
There's nothing us Beijingers love more than a seasonal drink, otherwise why would all of our most frequented bars be putting out hot, festive dri
Bruno Anon: Conrad Beijing’s New Executive Chef Talks about Chinese Food and Spanish Cuisine
In the November/December issue’s Chef’s Q&A we interview Bruno Anon, the new executive chef at...
Thierry de Dobbeleer: The Man With the RMB 20,000 Beard
Things got hairy at Belgian brew specialists Beer Mania this week