Metro Shanghai

Asian New Talent awards unveiled at Shanghai Int'l Film Festival

"To Live To Sing," a Chinese film about traditional Sichuan opera, won the best film award at the Asian New Talent Award section of the 22nd Shanghai International Film Festival Friday.

Why I canceled the purchases I made during Double 11 festival

Almost like drug, Double 11 shopping festival is hard to resist and leaves you paralyzed. But when you finally come around, you find you have bought boxes full of useless ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:38:40

2018 GEW launch 60 entrepreneur activities

It covers different fields including artificial intelligence, advanced manufacturing and education industry, accumulating industry resources and offering entrepreneurs more efficient services in order to promote the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:38:39

Japanese sued for selling illegal products in China

The customer, surnamed Chen, bought 9,730 yuan worth of health food from the Japanese vendor. But after receiving the products, he found that some traditional Chinese medicinal materials were illegally ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:33:40

Delivering the goods

After the Double 11 shopping festival, local deliverymen are burdened with huge piles of packages for customers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:33:39

The crusty crab

A jury reviews cooked crabs at a crab culture festival held in Shanghai on Tuesday. The annual event attracted more than 60 participants from across the country who brought 1,400 ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:26:53

Shanghai's skyline boasts a number of historic Christian architecture

Some churches located downtown are easy to reach simply by taking the city's metro lines, according to a Weibo post by Shanghaijiaotong, the official Weibo account of the Shanghai Municipal ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:23:39

Netizens who repost internet celebrity messages are exploited

To them, it seems like a possible way to earn a fortune. But the biggest winner in these lucky draws are the celebrities or companies holding the contests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 18:58:40

Online host fined for live streaming while driving

He even interacted with his fans online and made phone calls while driving.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 18:58:40

Cold front, rain, hit Shanghai this week

Downtown areas are expected to see 12 C on Wednesday morning while the suburbs will drop even lower to 10 C.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 18:58:39

Plucking the strings

A woman checks out Chinese musical instruments in a department store along Nanjing Road East on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 18:53:40

How foreigners in Shanghai acquire news and information in a digital era

Living in a social media age, being exposed to an excessive amount of information everyday has become a new challenge for people.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/12 18:48:40

With China's reform and opening-up, Shanghai showcases the world

Across the Huangpu River that runs along the Bund, glass-curtained modern skyscrapers dotting Lujiazui in Pudong New Area create an iconic city skyline. While the west bank of the river ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/12 18:38:40

CIIE interviewees share their feedback on the first China International Import Expo

A total of 172 countries, regions and international organizations, and more than 3,600 enterprises participated in the six-day event, which attracted more than 400,000 domestic and overseas purchasers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 18:58:39

Xinjiang ag products available in Shanghai

A festival showcasing agricultural products from Kashgar, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, kicked off in the Pengpu community of Jingan district on Saturday, Xinmin Evening News reported Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 18:38:45

First Chinese vocal music contest concludes

The competition attracted more than 600 competitors from around the world, with four foreign competitors from the US, Australia and Costa Rica entering the semi-finals singing art songs in Chinese.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 18:38:45

Psychological consulting urged to relieve Chinese teen stress

Extreme Chinese teens and even college students would commit suicide after failing an exam, which our modern society raises them to believe means everything in life. Even though we like ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 18:38:39

Show and tell

A foreign author and illustrator specializing in children's books signs his book for local kids on Saturday at the China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 18:33:39

CIIE expo showcases some of the most scrumptious global flavors

A famous Chinese saying, min yi shi wei tian, literally meaning “Chinese people regard food as heaven,” shows just how important cuisine is here. Thus, the Global Times captured some ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/11 18:13:39