Metro Shanghai

Shanghai expats launch popular WeChat groups for buying and selling used stuff

Dan from the US moved to Shanghai in 2011. One year ago, when he was moving out of a big apartment to a smaller one, Dan found himself having to get rid of many items.

We ACG lovers are definitely not 'monsters' as some say

When an ACG fan turns off his laptop and puts down his cellphone, he becomes like any other ordinary person you encounter on the street: a lawyer, a doctor, a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/4 19:13:39

Shanghai University of Sport hosts youth soccer culture exchange

A week-long winter camp for youth soccer culture exchange was recently held at the Shanghai University of Sport (SUS). Eighty teenagers aged 9 to 12 from countries and regions along ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/4 19:03:40

First Honors List for Enterprises in Chongming district

To foster more top-notch enterprises is essential for building Chongming into a world-class eco-island. Recently, Chongming district government released its “No.1 Document” in 2018, in which the Measures of Chongming ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/4 19:03:40

Darjeeling, Assam and Nilgiri

The Consulate General of India in Shanghai along with the Shanghai Tea Institute recently organized the 2018 India Tea Promotion Seminar. The event was attended by nearly 100 participants in ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/4 19:03:39

Drawing Conclusions

After bidding farewell to last week's brief yet heavy snowfall that turned Shanghai into a rare winter wonderland, in recent days the city has been suffering from heavy pollution.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:48:39

Shanghai provides self-service exit-entry travel

Shanghai General Station of Immigration Inspection now provides passengers using automated border control lanes with self-service exit-entry travel record statements free of charge, without needing an additional exit or entry ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:28:40

Railway administration expands operations

The railway department added 17 Fuxing bullet trains running from the Yangtze River Delta region to East China's Jiangxi Province and Central China's Hunan Province to cope with this year's ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:28:39

Word Matters

“It's for your own good!”
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:23:40

Imitating the Western-style education will result in nothing

A math question from a Chinese school's fifth-grade test has caused heated discussions online. The question is, “There are 26 sheep and 10 goats on a ship, so what's the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:23:39

12th Shanghai Biennale international contemporary art event arrives November

The 12th Shanghai Biennale, an international contemporary art event, will take place at the Power Station of Art (PSA) of Huangpu district from November 10, 2018 to March 10, 2019 ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:18:39

One Dalmatian

A special exhibition featuring dogs kicked off at Shanghai Science and Technology Museum Wednesday to welcome the coming Year of the Dog.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:13:39

The martial artists of Shanghai Armed Police Corps

Shanghai Armed Police Corps conscientiously safeguard the city's security and remain an everlasting deterrent to potential crime. To do so, they undergo rigorous training to improve their comprehensive capabilities and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 18:08:39

Shanghai to develop into a global tourism city

The tourism revenue of Shanghai grew 15.7 percent year-on-year in 2017 to 448.5 billion yuan ($71.32 billion), Chen Qun, deputy mayor of Shanghai, announced at a press conference Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/31 18:08:40

Fire rages in historical Jing'an disrict building

Building 2 of Lane 1220 on Beijing Road West in Jing'an district was engulfed in flames on Tuesday. Firefighters immediately rushed to the scene to save lives and property. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/31 18:08:40

Word Matters

“Since I chose this job, I am responsible for it.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/31 18:08:39

City moves forward with development under new leadership

Locals welcomed a new city leadership elected during the annual session of Shanghai's legislative body which concluded on Monday. Ying Yong was elected Shanghai's mayor and Yin Yicui was elected ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/31 18:03:39

Shared bikes lead Shanghai complaints

According to the Shanghai Consumer Council, in 2017 it accepted and handled 156,119 consumer complaints, up 27 percent from 2016. Among them, shared bikes were the biggest focus, the Xinhua ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/30 20:13:03

China's rapid railway puts nation on track to progress

The Chinese love affair with their trains is as longstanding as the history of China and railroads themselves. China now claims the world's longest high-speed train network, encompassing over 25,000 ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/30 20:05:30