Beijingers Can Now Pay for the Subway Using Their Phones

That's right – no more metro cards!

by Justine Lopez, 14 August 2017

Beijing Subway Will Accept Payment Via Mobile Phones By 2017

Using Beijing's subway is about to get a lot easier.

by Justine Lopez, 07 December 2016

Beijing to Tag All Public Facilities with QR Codes by 2018

The initiative is part of Beijing's plan to become a “smart city.”

by Justine Lopez, 26 August 2016

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