BJ were made in two different versions, a standard version and a kou'an (port) version. China Railways DF7D, a diesel electric locomotive based on DF7B, has a similar appearance to the Beijing locomotive.
From 2002 the Korean State Railway has received a number of BJ class locomotives second-hand from China. They are used mostly for heavy shunting and on local freight trains around P'yŏngyang. Thirty have been delivered, numbered in the 내연301 - 내연330 series (내연 = Naeyŏn, "internal combustion"); most are still painted in their original Chinese blue livery, but a few have been repainted into the standard North Korean scheme of light blue over dark green.
With the support of the BeijingDanceAcademy, which Liu works with, the project benefits children through dance training ... stress and stay healthy," says Liu, who graduated from the Beijing Dance Academy in 2003.She won national awards and appeared in galas as a solo dancer.
Starting out in Jiangsu Province, it has traversed the entire country, captivating audiences with a blend of poetry, dance, and artistic interpretation ...Experience the timeless elegance of Kunqu Opera at Beijing's 355-year-old theater.
Closer ties between Pyongyang and Moscow could result in both countries being less reliant on Beijing... "All this activity would come on Beijing's doorstep but outside its control or influence," Delury said ... Pyongyang lashed out in unusually pointed language, accusing Beijing of "mean behavior" and "dancing to the tune of the U.S.".
The UN report, which validated these chilling accounts, prompted an unprecedented focus on Beijing’s horrific treatment of Uighurs. And while Beijing managed last October to narrowly spike the efforts of other governments to debate the report at the UN Human Rights Council, international concerns about the region continue to run deep.
Children play badminton at Ditan Gymnasium, which was the sports venue for weightlifting at Beijing1990 Asian Games in Beijing, capital of China, Aug ... Citizens perform square dancing at Ditan Gymnasium, which was the sports venue for weightlifting at Beijing 1990 Asian Games in Beijing, capital of China, Aug.
Kim met with a visiting Chinese delegation led by Liu Guozhong, vice-premier of the State Council, the second such visit by top officials from Beijing in six weeks. Russian diplomats also attended the event, as well as a Russian military song-and-dance ensemble which had arrived in Pyongyang to mark the occasion, KCNA reported ... .
A Russian military song and dance ensemble has arrived in North Korea, state media said Friday, with a Chinese delegation also due for a key anniversary, in fresh signs of border reopening ... It also allowed a taekwondo delegation to travel to an international competition, and soon after that, restarted some commercial passenger flights to Beijing.