Metro Shanghai

Shanghai launches China's 2nd pilot zone for AI

Shanghai officially launched on Saturday efforts to build China's second pilot zone for new-generation innovation and development of artificial intelligence (AI).

Our autumn months

To keep the special scenery of this season, the city has decided not to clean fallen leaves along some streets downtown as well as some parks during certain time periods.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 19:23:42

Shanghai Marathon sees 38,000 participants

Ethiopian runner Yebrgual Melese Arage won the female group championship of the Shanghai International Marathon Sunday in a new record of 2 hours 20 minutes 37 seconds, while the male ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 19:23:41

Overseas museum curators gather in city

According to the director of Canada Science and Technology Museum, excellent museums allow visitors to have a sense of immersion.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 19:23:40

Foreigners in Shanghai discuss the topic of sperm donations

Many Chinese presume that people from other countries where assisted reproductive technologies have been developing longer than in China do not feel shy or awkward about the topic of sperm ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 19:23:40


Liu expresses an intimate and sensual imagination that feeds on heterogeneous sources related to literature, history of art and popular culture from the Western and Eastern hemisphere, giving rise to ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 19:03:39

First harvest of high-quality Jinsha oranges from Chongming Island

According to the district's agricultural authorities, each Jinsha Orange must live up to strict technical standards.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 18:58:39

Eco-hotel constructed in 88-meter-deep rock quarry opens in Shanghai

The 336-room hotel, occupying a total area of 61,087 square meters, was designed by architect Martin Jochman and has 18 floors, including two underwater and two above ground.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/18 18:53:39

Marvel fans in China share their feelings about the death of a real superhero

For his many fans in Shanghai, where most local theaters screen all the latest Marvel movies, who is their favorite comic book character? And what do they want to say ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 19:03:40

China International Travel Mart in Shanghai

China International Travel Mart (CITM) 2018 will be held from Friday to Sunday at Shanghai New International Expo Centre, with 2,245 booths from 107 countries and regions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 18:53:43

App for registering pet dog licenses to develop

A “Shanghai pet map” will also be available on this app, which identifies local pet agencies and pet hospitals.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 18:53:42

Studying overseas is not a panacea for Chinese parents

Whenever a child fails an exam or does not perform well, the new solution for many Chinese parents is to think that they should simply send their child to a ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 18:48:42

Handing over the money

The newly opened market is located on Furongjiang Road of Shanghai's Changning district and allows customers to shop and pay simply by scanning their hands on a body recognition machine. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 18:48:42

Italian hosiery brand Calzedonia Group progresses in China

Calzedonia is taking big strides in China, with 10 new retail stores to open by the end of this year and, hopefully, 10,000 shops in the near future.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 18:43:43

City releases new index about development and growth of local juveniles

The most valued factors for their future careers is based on their personal interests. On the other hand, a lack of sleep is still a serious problem among Chinese youth ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/15 18:33:40

The way we were

Two cardboard models stand by a cultural exhibition held at Shanghai No.1 Department Store on Wednesday. The exhibit portrays the huge changes in local people's lives that have occurred over ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:23:43

Locals now welcome to visit import expo venue

Specific forum venues, national exhibition pavilions and the south square of the center are open to the public. Residents can go to their local community affairs service centers to obtain ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:23:41

Development index on juveniles in Shanghai

According to a new index released by local authorities on Wednesday, over half of juveniles in Shanghai get less than 1 hour of leisure time per day. A lack of ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:23:40

Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker's man

Two bakers chat at the 22nd International Exhibition for the Food & Hotel Industry held in Shanghai on Wednesday. Many exhibitors were cooking food on site to showcase their F&B ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:18:41