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A diplomat's China tale
Working for the British Foreign Office, I spent most of the 1990s in China and was always keen not to limit my acquaintance to other diplomats and foreigners; as I was in China I wanted to get to know the Chinese people.
Beijing to hold job fair for expats in May
A job fair for Beijing expats, held by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA), is to kick off on May 4 at the Swissotel Beijing Hong Kong Macau Center Hotel in Dongcheng District.
A bite of yuanxiao and more in Beijing this year
Over 80 expats from embassies, chambers of commerce, and international organization offices in Beijing celebrated the Lantern Festival at Laoshe Teahouse on Feb. 24. The event was part of this year's "Beijing Salon, Enjoy Beijing" cultural activity series.
Overseas journalists experience Lantern Festival
Over 150 guests, mainly overseas journalists and their family members, experienced Lantern Festival traditions during a special reception on the evening of Feb. 22.
Expats enjoy Beijing temple fairs
An increasing number of foreigners in Beijing indulged in the traditional Chinese culture and joined in the celebration of the Chinese Spring Festival, which falls between Feb. 9 and Feb. 15 this year.
When West marries East
Never mind the cultural differences, He Na reveals the secret to successful transnational marriages.
More foreign experts working in Beijing
A total of 7,388 expats in Beijing had been granted foreign expert certificates, a permit for foreign professionals who plan to work in the city, by the end of 2012, a 15.2 percent increase over 2011.
Expats skip travel for fun in the capital
While millions of travelers squeeze their way into buses, trains and planes this Lunar New Year holiday, Tobal Loyola will be busy playing video games at a friend's home.
Premier invites more foreign talents to work in China
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao on Thursday invited more foreign talents to work in China, pledging better conditions for them.
Chinese State Councilor meets foreign experts in Beijing
Chinese State Councilor Liu Yandong (R, front) met with a foreign expert who won the 2012 International Science and Technology Cooperation Award of the P.R. China in Beijing, capital of China, Jan. 18, 2013.
New Year's Reception for foreign journalists
2013 new year reception for foreign journalists in China was held yesterday night in Beijing.
Foreign students stage Kung fu show for New Year reception
International students from the Capital University of Physical Education and Sports perform kung fu during the Ministry of Education's 2013 New Year reception for international graduates, held at the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing.
Mistress of flavor
Rose Lin Zamoa offers tasty treats at her restaurant in Beijing, reports Tym Glaser, who delves deeper into the secrets of Afro-Caribbean fusion food.
CIPG Xmas party for expats working in Beijing
China International Publishing Group (CIPG) held its annual Christmas Party to honor its foreign experts and foreign staffs at the Xinjiang Plaza in Beijing on December 19.
Establishing brand Beijing
For seven years the French fashion design school Esmod Beijing has been training the next generation of designers.
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18th Beijing Art Expo

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