Why Has China Built So Many Metro Systems?

An exploration of China's weird and wonderful metro systems.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 25 May 2022

‘Work From Home During Winter Olympics’ – Beijing Authorities

Beijing residents are advised to apply "flexible" office hours and take public transport when possible during the Games.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 14 January 2022

Are These ‘Fast Lanes’ the Future of Beijing Subway Stations?

The use of 'fast lanes' to make entering Beijing Subway stations more convenient is underway until the end of December.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 28 December 2021

This Day in History: Shanghai's Trams and Trolley Systems

Shanghai's first trolley bus started operations on November 14, 1914.

by That's, 14 November 2021

Beijing Subway just Banned Passengers from Carrying These Items

The new rules are in effect as of September 28, 2021.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 28 September 2021

Beijing Subway Lines 1 and 2 to Extend Operating Hours?

The extended hours apply to Friday and Saturday.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 23 July 2021

Is Riding the Beijing Subway About to Get More Expensive?

'Peak hours ticket prices' may soon be trialed in Beijing. However, regular commuters are not expected to be affected.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 31 March 2021

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics – 2 New Light-Rail Links To Open

Extended line S1 and newly-built line M11 will make getting to the ski-jumping venue for the Winter Games a little easier.

by Alistair Baker-Brian, 08 March 2021

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