Category Archives: Local

Peacock’s Feather Taken By Visitors

On April 3, a netizen post pictures on Sina Weibo about a few visitors chasing after peacocks in Badaling Wildlife Park. The picture showed that four visitors including two parents and two children were chasing after peacocks on a hill. One of the man...


3D Print Technology Used in Cadaver Makeup

Last week was the tomb sweeping day. Citizens went to Babaoshan Cemetery to visit the passed away. In Babaoshan Cemetery, Yang Weiwei, a cadaver makeup practitioner, works from 5 o’clock in the morning to 4 o’clock in the afternoon. Yang Weiwei told Beijing Youth...


Citizens Visit Cemetery Before Tomb Sweeping Day

Late March in 2017 is cold but citizens still went out for outings in Spring and to visit graves before April 1, the tomb sweeping day. According to the statistics released by the bureau of civil affairs of Beijing, during the weekend of March...


“Public KTV” Popular for “Shared Service”

With the popularity of public bicycles, the concept of “shared service” has been applied to many industries. “Public KTV” is one of the latest new service. Many people regard this new service as “shared service,” just like the public bicycles. However, insiders hold a...


Traditional Beijing Food Brand Brings Back Old Ice Cream

Arctic Ocean, also known as Beibingyang, is a time-honored Beijing traditional shops that makes Beijing snacks. People born in the 1970s and 1980s are familiar with food produced by Beibingyang. In recent year, an increasing number of food producers appeared in the market. However,...


Beijing Equips Busy Areas with First Aid Facilities

In last June, Jin Bo, the associate editor of Tianya.cn, fainted and lost consciousness in subway line 6 because of overwork. Though a passenger who was a doctor took first-aid measures, Jin still didn’t wake up and lost his life. The accidents raised up...


Students Buy Patents for Advanced Admission

College Entrance Exams, generally known as gaokao, is one of the most important events for Chinese students. Apart from getting excellent scores to stand out, students also have easier accesses to be admitted by top tier universities before gaokao. One of them is having...


Beijing Uses New Energy on Public Transport

On February 25, No.44 buses were replaced by new energy double-decker buses. Gradually, Beijing will replace the current public transport with new energy buses. Over 50 percent new energy buses have lower deck to provide easier access for disabled people. All buses will be...


Lotte Fined for Price Fraud During Promotion

Korean chain supermarket Lotte Mart recently was fined 500,000 yuan for “fake promotion.” Eight were found price fraud during its recent promotion after investigation. According to the price investigation held by Beijing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform, Lotte market near Jiuxianqiao, Chaoyang, had...


ETC Account Stolen at Toll Gate

A man surnamed Gu recently found that his ETC account was stolen right in front of his eyes at the toll gate. On February 13, Gu was at the ETC toll gate of Jingkai Expressway. Gu said that in front of him was a...