Are Fireworks Going to be Completely Banned from Beijing?

The capital is thinking seriously about issuing a total, year-round ban on fireworks – meaning no more fireworks for Lunar New Year.

by Justine Lopez, 22 September 2017

'Chaoyang Masses' Earn Cash for Tipping Off Beijing Police

Some key informants are even earning a monthly stipend of RMB300-500 just for providing tips to the Chaoyang police department.

by Justine Lopez, 22 September 2017

The Rise of Vaping in Tobacco-Hooked China

As cigarette bans gather steam in China, the country's smokers turn to vaping.

by Jocelyn Richards, 22 September 2017

Beijing's Population Declines for First Time in 20 Years

The capital plans to cap its population at 23 million by 2020.

by Justine Lopez, 22 September 2017

Instagram of the Week: @omidscheybani

Here is our most popular Instagram of the week. Use #ThatsBeijing to be featured.

by That's Beijing, 22 September 2017

#TBT: Asia's Largest Plastic Surgery Hospital is in China, We Paid a Visit

A visit to Asia's largest plastic surgery hospital.

by That's, 21 September 2017

WATCH: Sanlitun's 'Dirty Bar Street' Gets Ripped Up (Again)

It looks like Sanlitun's once-infamous 'Dirty Bar Street' will soon be cleaned up for good.

by That's Beijing, 21 September 2017

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