Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Beijing leadership destroyed a great world civilisation
A veteran of the Tiananmen Square democracy uprising, Liu Xiabo was serving his fourth prison sentence, for 11 years, when he became the first and so far only Chinese national to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. The committee cited “his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China”.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 18:31
Viennese traditions waltz to Beijing
Chinese waltz enthusiasts have cause for excitement as the Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center has announced its annual waltz gala, the Kempinski Vienna Ball Beijing, set to be held on April 13.
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:00
Palace Museum to get 5G technology
When visitors to the gigantic Palace Museum complex in Beijing feel a need to sit down for a cup of tea or find a bathroom without a long line, they soon will be able to turn to their smartphones for the information they need.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 14:48
China hopeful on US trade talks: official
Beijing is hopeful about its next round of trade talks with the US, China's vice minister for commerce said Saturday, after revealing that top negotiators had tried to hammer out a deal over burgers and eggplant chicken.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 01:00
Mandarin Oriental makes its mark on Beijing
The new kid on the block of Beijing, the Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing will open early this year with the spectacular roof-terrace views of the Forbidden City.
Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:00
Why China remains key player as US, North Korea meet
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un angered historic ally Beijing in the past with his weapons tests, but relations have since improved, showing China remains a key diplomatic player as he cozies up to Donald Trump.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:47
Pure relaxation for mind and body
The Peninsula Beijing is bringing traditional Chinese wellness therapies to its sister hotel in Bangkok from now until March 2.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
US-China trade talks: what’s under debate
US and Chinese officials wrapped up days of trade talks in Beijing on Friday and will resume negotiations in Washington this week as the world’s top two economies try to smooth out their thorny trade dispute.
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:35
Zara's freckle-faced ad 'insulting China'? Don't be so sensitive, says China Daily editorial
Beijing - Fashion and cosmetics brand Zara was recently in trouble because one of its advertisements which featured a female Chinese model was blamed for "defaming the Chinese".
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:00
Universal human rights vs Beijing’s collective punishment of Muslims
Re: “Incredible hypocrisy in condemning China over treatment of Muslims”, Have Your Say, February 15.
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:00
Former Mao Zedong secretary and party critic dies at 101
Beijing - Mao Zedong's former secretary Li Rui, a bold critic of China's ruling Communist Party who spent a lifetime near the centre of elite politics, died Saturday at the age of 101, his family said.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 15:42
e-Visa for Chinese tourists to be launched February 15
The Department of Consular Affairs will officially launch the first phase f the Thai e-Visa in Beijing on February 15.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Taiwan responds to Beijing’s intimidation of multinationals
Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) strongly condemns the Chinese authorities for their recent outrageous demand that 66 multinational companies change their designation for Taiwan to “Taiwan, China”.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
HK predicament will make Taiwan wary of China
It is a measure of the renewed tension over the status of Taiwan that President Tsai Ing-wen, has sought “international support” in response to the blunt message of President Xi Jinping – either to unite with China or “face the force” of Beijing to prevent Taiwan from seeking formal independence.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:31
China says detained Canadian lacks diplomatic immunity
Beijing - China on Monday ridiculed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's claim that a former Canadian embassy official detained in Beijing still held diplomatic immunity.