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Shanghai residents use creative skills for COVID-19 prevention

Instead of using face masks, Shanghai residents have turned to their creative abilities and have started wearing plastic raincoats, sunhats, and helmets to protect themselves from #COVID19.(Photos:Chen Xia/GT)
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/28 0:47:17

Wuhan "Zero infection" District receives donated vegetables

Lao Sandong residential community, one of the few "zero infection" communities in Wuhan, received donated vegetables on Thursday. There are many elderly residents in this community. However, since the outbreak ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 22:49:10

Beijing hutong life under the special period of COVID-19

Many of Beijing's famous hutong streets have remained quiet recently, as each hutong community in both Dongcheng and Xicheng district has implement the policy of being completely closed, to control ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 22:47:48

Shanghai begins disinfection of shared-bikes

Shared-bike operators in 60 central streets of Shanghai recently deployed workers to sterilize public bikes in the city on a daily basis. The move comes amid a wake of ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/26 19:45:56

Slow business for shops in Shanghai's South Korean community during epidemic

Most of the shops in a South Korean community in Minhang district of Shanghai were open for business amid the COVID-19 outbreak on Tuesday but few had customers. The ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/25 23:50:15

Medical waste handlers in Wuhan brave all risks to dispose of used equipment

With the COVID-19 ravaging Wuhan, medical waste has doubled in the city with many hospitals' storage facilities filled to the brim. Apart from the frontline medical staff battling against the ...
Source: | 2020/2/25 19:13:59

Morning hour rush back in Shanghai

As over 70 percent of businesses in Shanghai have resumed work, the "early rush hour" was returned to the city. The traffic volume in downtown Shanghai has significantly increased compared ...
Source: | 2020/2/25 12:45:23

People boldly go outdoors in Shanghai amid COVID-19 outbreak

Residents in Shanghai enjoy themselves outdoors although medical experts keep urging people to stay at home amid the outbreak of COVID-19.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/25 0:21:26

Shanghai sees decline in haircut clients on this year's Dragon Head-Raising Day

A hairdresser in Shanghai adopts a reservation system to limit the number of customers on Feb 24, the traditional Dragon Head-Raising Day, or Er Yue Er. On this day, people ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/24 17:55:25

Beijingers wear masks and queue up for haircuts on Dragon Head-Raising Day

A branch of Beijing Silian Hairdressing opened two hours ahead of its normal business timings, as demands for haircuts mounted on the Dragon Head-Raising Day on Monday. Many residents queued ...
Source: | 2020/2/24 11:38:41

Costco to open its second store in Shanghai

Costco is planning to open its second outlet in the Chinese mainland in Shanghai's Pudong New Area. Land leveling has almost been finished, however, a timetable for construction and operation ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/23 20:00:07

Number of shoppers restricted at Shanghai's Costco store

People are seen to shop in an orderly fashion at Shanghai's Costco store on Feb 23. There was no overcrowding on Sunday as strict measures such as temperatures being taken, ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/23 18:42:21

Downtown Shanghai landmark shopping streets resume vitality amid fight against COVID-19

The usual hustle is shining to life in Shanghai, as the city's landmark Shanghai Nanjing Road West and Nanjing Road East witnessed swarms of people after a majority of the ...
Source: | 2020/2/22 22:30:17

Beijing dwellers enjoy public spaces with strict precautions amid COVID-19

After months of chill and occasional flurries, as the climate in Beijing steers to a warm zone, whispering the onset of springtime splendor, people were seen unwinding in various public ...
Source: | 2020/2/22 20:11:23

Beijing Hyundai Motor Company returns to work amid COVID-19

Beijing Hyundai Motor Company has returned to work for more than a week amid the spreading COVID-19, with office and staff disinfected. The company organized its staff on Friday to ...
Source: | 2020/2/21 19:57:55

First group of 32 workers arrive in Shanghai by chartered vehicles

The first group of 32 migrant construction workers from eastern China's Anhui Province arrived in Shanghai by designated chartered vehicles at 3:30pm on Feb 21. They were separated on buses ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/21 18:18:07

Post-90s generation emerged main force within communities amid coronavirus battle

Rao Yue, a post-90s community official, received a promotion during the coronavirus outbreak and is now in charge of a community in Wuhan's Jiang Han district. Rao's responsibilities include coordinating ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/21 0:35:10

More people go outside to enjoy good weather as daily new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Shanghai decline

Industries in Shanghai are resuming work gradually as the number of daily new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city decline. Streets and lanes are welcoming more pedestrians and vehicles. ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/20 23:18:28