Currently Browsing: Beijing News

Taxi Fare will be adjusted in Beijing on June 10

June 9, 2013 Taxi Fare to be adjusted in Beijing on June 10, 2013 Beijing Development and Reform Commission today published the Announcement on Adjusting Taxi Fare of Beijing. Starting from June 10, the taxi fare of Beijing will be raised. According to the new standard, the starting price within 3 km will be...

Beijing Embraces the Blue Sky

Feb 1, 2013 Haze swept over the capitol and left the city in a foggy environment in recent 3 days. With the coming of China’s traditional New Year, the weather seemed to get ready for this most important holiday. Today the clear sky and white clouds finally showed up. Attached are two pictures we took this...

The Forbidden City to Try Half Day Closing on Off-season Mondays of 2013

Jan 8, 2013 To better protect the Forbidden City (also known as the palace museum)—one of the world’s cultural heritages, carry out the timely inspection on the ancient buildings/collections, and maintain the exhibition equipment/service facilities periodically, the Forbidden City decided to try the...

Life experience of 72 hour visa free policy at Beijing airport

The followed article is written by a young American couple “Ryan & Alysia”, thank them for sharing this with everyone here! Jan25,2013 While on board our flight into Beijing from Los Angeles, we were given a yellow arrival/departure card by the flight crew. This is the same card for...

Tourists in Beijing to Benefit from 72-Hour Free-Visa Policy

Mr. Ding Xiangyang—vice mayor of Beijing, announced at the Fragrant Mountain Summit of World Tourism Cities Federation that Beijing would launch the policy of 72-hour free-visa entry for foreign visitors in the near future. So far, this policy has been approved by the State, but no further details...

Expansion of Badaling Scenic Area

Year 2011 is the 30th anniversary of the foundation of Badaling Special District Management Office. According to the spokesperson of the Badaling office, a series of expansion projects will be taken place within this year. After the expansion project, it is estimated that the total area of Badaling Scenic...

« Older Entries