The Second IKEA in Tianjin Under Construction

According to a spokesman from the Xiqing government, the new IKEA mall has resumed construction after it was suspended in order to ensure it complied with environment protection guidelines. The main body construction will be completed in October this year and the mall will officially open in April of 2019. The new IKEA is located […]

Metro Line 6 Fully Open on April 26,2018

The southern section of Metro Line 6 will start trial operation from April 26, which means Line 6 will be fully operational from tomorrow. There are 14 stations in the southern section running from Shuishanggongyuan Donglu in Nankai District to Meilin Lu in Hexi District. The line also includes the Cultural Center station and the […]

Hard Rock Serves Up New Location in Tianjin

Hard Rock is bringing the brand’s one-of-kind blend of music, entertainment, iconic merchandise and authentic, American fare to Tianjin! The 644-square-meter, state-of-the-art cafe, located at No.56 Tianta Road, Nankai District, opens on Friday, April 20, 2018 and highlights Hard Rock’s new design style and latest technology. Hard Rock Cafe Tianjin joins popular cafes in China, […]

China to streamline work application for foreigners

China will pilot program to streamline work application paperwork for foreigners in an effort to attract more talent. The pilot scheme, which unifies two work permits required by foreigners to just one, will cover Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Shanghai, Anhui, Shandong, Guangdong, Sichuan and Ningxia, from October 2016 to March 2017, the State Administration of Foreign […]

Tianjin Monthly Executive Breakfast Briefing on March 19,2015


Events of the German Chamber of Commerce in Tianjin


Washer and Dryer

In China, it is quite common that the washing machine won’t be connected to the hot water pipe and will only wash the clothes with cold water. More expensive machines will use electricity to heat the water within the machine during the cycle. Clothes dryers are also not popular as Chinese people will usually hang […]

How to search apartment in Tianjin

  Finding a new home in another country with a completely different culture can be a mine field.                                                          Oven: Most of chinese never use oven for cooking. […]