This Day in History: The 2008 Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony

A look back at the first ever Olympics to be hosted in China.

by Grace Mulamba, 08 August 2020

This Day in History: China at the 1984 LA Olympics

Defying a Soviet Union-led boycott, Li Ning earns the nickname Prince of Gymnasts.

by Ned Kelly, 28 July 2020

This Day in History: Zhu Jianhua Sets High Jump Record

On June 11, 1983 Shanghai-born high jumper Zhu Jianhua cleared 2.37m at a meet in Beijing, setting a new world record.

by Ned Kelly, 11 June 2020

Beijing to Prepare Late-Night Dining Spots Ahead of 2022 Winter Olympics

The city plans to embrace late-night dining with dedicated areas ready by 2021.

by Edoardo Donati Fogliazza, 10 May 2019

Is Shanghai Planning on Hosting the 2032 Summer Olympics?

A top city official hinted to international media this week that Shanghai is considering a bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympics.

by Tom Smith, 04 September 2018

Beijing's 940km Seventh Ring Road is Now Open to Traffic

The 940-kilometer-long highway linking Beijing and its neighboring cities is now open to traffic.

by Tom Smith, 22 August 2018

A Look Back at the Stunning 2008 Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony

Throwback to the legendary Olympic opening ceremony.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 08 August 2018

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