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How Shanghai celebrates February 14


Hearts, roses, cupids and chocolates all contribute to the romantic and sweet ambiance of V-day.

SPO 2017-2018 Season: British Legend

In 2012 and 2013, Zhang conducted the Malaysia Philharmonic Orchestra.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:33:39

Southwest region of France promotes tourism and trade in Shanghai

New Aquitaine delegates from France recently held a tourism promotion seminar at Shanghai Science & Technology Museum.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:18:40

Norway seeks local partnerships to promote seafood in China

Royal Norwegian authorities in Shanghai recently organized an event for watching a Chinese food TV reality show about Norwegian seafood in a bid to promote Norwegian seafood in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:13:40

Drop in rose prices ahead of Valentine's Day

This year's Valentine's Day happens to fall on the day before Chinese New Year's Eve, which has resulted in a drop in sales of roses at various flower markets in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:13:39

Public sports stadiums stay open over holiday

Shanghai Administration of Sports announced that hundreds of public sports stadiums will stay open during the week-long Spring Festival holiday as to promote the benefits of exercise.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:08:40

Elderly man sends 100 paper cutting of dogs to neighbors

“It's a New Year's blessing to neighbors.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:08:40

Chinese New Year custom of eating and drinking is outdated

This year, be sure to only order a reasonable amount of food and drink, and remember to pack up leftovers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 19:08:39

How Shanghai celebrates February 14

Hearts, roses, cupids and chocolates all contribute to the romantic and sweet ambiance of V-day.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 18:58:40

Newly designed double-decker buses hit the streets

Three newly designed bus line No.911 double-decker buses are expected to be put into operation this week on Huaihai Road, Shanghai Morning Post reported Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 19:28:39

Costa Rica trade and investment opportunities

Officials from Costa Rica were in Shanghai recently to promote trade and investment opportunities.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 19:13:40

The 12th Chinese New Year custom exhibition held in Shanghai

The 12th Chinese New Year custom exhibition will run in Shanghai Mass Art Center until March 4.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 19:13:39

Foreigners in Shanghai discuss silly English names for Chinese food

The Global Times recently interviewed some expats in Shanghai about the absurd and silly English mistranslations they have come across in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 19:03:40

Cold, cloudy, rainy days ahead during holiday

Weather forecasts for Spring Festival predict rain and cold, cloudy days during the holiday, Shanghai Observer reported Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 18:53:40

New technology now used at Shanghai airports

Shanghai Pudong International Airport launched a variety of new ways to ensure passengers can enter and depart the airport safely during Spring Festival travel rush, which has seen over a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 18:53:39

Multiple women raped after being drugged by matchmaking man

“I could not remember anything when I woke up.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 18:48:40

More than 100 express delivery accidents in 2017

Shanghai traffic police announced that 117 traffic accidents involving the express delivery and food delivery industries occurred in 2017, Laodong Daily reported Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 18:48:39

Chinese ID cards now required for fireworks

Fire bureaus in Shanghai clarified that Chinese ID cards are necessary for anyone buying fireworks beyond the city's outer circular line regions as to ensure citizens' safety and security during ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 18:43:40

Restaurants require minimum charges, time-limits, during holiday

“Even if business is flourishing, restaurants should not do whatever they want.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 18:43:40