Metro Shanghai

Graduation day


April and May are usually when college students in Shanghai take their graduation pictures.

Graduation day

April and May are usually when college students in Shanghai take their graduation pictures.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 18:53:45

Electric vehicles, and how the world can learn from China

Auto Shanghai 2017 recently pulled into town, and whenever I saw foreign car manufacturers with their cute little hybrids parked next to Shanghai’s own all-electric vehicle NIO, I can’t help ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 18:53:44

Word Matters

“My son is almost as tall as me but his desk is too small for him.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 18:48:41

Deliveryman holds child hostage during robbery

Minhang District People’s Procuratorate filed an order for public prosecution against a robbery suspect, surnamed Zheng, who held a 1-year-old boy hostage after breaking into a villa on January 26.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 18:48:41

Bike-sharing scheme gets positive reviews in SH

The Institute of Sociology at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences issued a survey report on bike sharing Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 18:48:41

Drawing Conclusions

Shanghai Tower officially opened to the public its sightseeing observatory on its 118th floor Wednesday. The 546-meter-high observatory, named the “Top of Shanghai,” covers over 1,000 square meters and offers ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 18:43:41

Professional women sustainable development summit held in Shanghai

The Chinese Career Women Health Situation White Paper was released at the Global Professional Women Sustainable Development Summit in Shanghai last weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 17:58:41

Olive ball

In Chinese, “olive ball” means three foreign sports: rugby, American football and Australian football.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:48:41

15th Challenge Cup National Contest

A foreign student representative shows off a drone to visitors during the 15th Challenge Cup National Contest at Baoshan campus of Shanghai University Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:48:40

Word Matters

“The students spend 1 hour just to travel 3 kilometers to school.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:43:41

Shanghai should protect its tourists from prostitution

BBC News once estimated that “there are four to six million sex workers in China, hiding in plain sight in the barbers’ shops, massage parlors and karaoke bars that can ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:43:41

Parents struggle with using children’s seats

The revised Regulations of Shanghai Municipality on Road Traffic Administration implemented in March state that private passenger cars must be equipped with and correctly use children’s safety seats when they ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:43:40

Shanghai World Expo Museum opens for free

Shanghai World Expo Museum, which has been under construction for the past three years, will open to the public for free starting May 1.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:38:40

Jewish community in Shanghai remember victims

The Jewish community in Shanghai came to a standstill on Monday as people from various consulates attended a Holocaust ceremony at Ohel Rachel Synagogue in Jing’an district in remembrance of ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 17:38:40

Shake it up

Throughout the past decade, Latin American and Caribbean culture has become notably popular in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 18:43:39

Word Matters

“We don’t dare raise prices, which can affect sales.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 18:33:40

Expat’s eulogy for the recently shuttered Dongping Road

After an eight-month reprieve, the time has come. Initially planned for 2016, the entire western side of Dongping Road between Hengshan Road and Wulumuqi Road South in downtown Shanghai has ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 18:33:40

China’s taste for imported e-com products grows

Statistics from Shanghai Customs show that the import value of cross-border e-commerce during the year’s first quarter was 360 million yuan ($52.28 million). The import value of cross-border e-commerce from ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 18:33:39