Metro Shanghai

2018 in consular review: achievements and plans


Global Times asks Shanghai consuls general about their accomplishments over the past 12 months and what they hope for the future. Here are the final eight.

Over 500 local training institutions shut down

To maintain order in China's compulsory education field, local education authorities started in 2017 to regulate training centers, private school education and compulsory education.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:43:42

International Children's Book Fair in Shanghai

During the event, over 200 events will be held both in the exhibition hall and other public spots across the city including libraries and popular bookstores. Renowned writers of children's ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:43:42

Trick or treat!

Girls in Halloween costumes work on a pumpkin at Shanghai Zoo on Wednesday. The zoo organized a Halloween party for kids to learn and observe the dietary habits of different ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:43:40

Under helicopter skies

Helicopter AW189 stands by at an exhibition booth on Thursday, waiting for visitors during the forthcoming first China International Import Expo (CIIE).
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:38:40

Permanent display center in downtown Shanghai hosts expo exhibits

As one of the 30 perennial display and trading platforms of CIIE authorized by the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce, the Orient International Import Country (Region) Commodities Center will serve ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/1 18:18:41

Shanghai forum discusses supply-side structural reform for a new age

International cooperation is one of the most brought-up phrases by speakers who shared their expectations to further and deepen scientific and innovation cooperation with the platform of Pujiang Innovation Forum. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 19:28:43

Company top management talk about plans for upcoming CIIE import expo

Our interviewees today are Lim Chee Yiong, president of Zeno Group, Stephen Shafer, president of 3M Greater China Area and Huang Chenhong, global executive vice president and president of Greater ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 19:23:40

Foreigners can report entry information online

Foreign visitors qualified for Shanghai's 144-hour visa-free transit policy can now report their entry information in advance by using an online system, Shanghai Observer reported Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 19:08:42

Food and ag section of CIIE expo celebrate green

The food and agricultural products sector of CIIE covers about 60,000 square meters, boasting the most represented countries and regions and enterprises at the event.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 19:08:42

Chinese apps and games must crack down on child predators

Previous reports have exposed a popular children's social networking platform, where many male pedophiles lure young girls by funding or prepaying their game accounts in exchange for live nude chats ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 19:08:40

Black bus

A new black electric bus seen on the streets of Shanghai Wednesday is equipped with many new and advanced technologies, such as being able to recognize and remind drivers if ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 18:58:41

Retrospective wall

A citizen passes by a traditional wall with contemporary art paintings along Qixin Road in Shanghai on Tuesday. The 350-meter-long wall underwent renovations recently.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/31 18:48:40

Countdown's begun

The historic event will be held in Shanghai from November 5 to 10. Publicity videos about CIIE have been rolling on outdoor screens at famous landmarks across the city, across ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 18:13:40

New regulations on public data management

This is the first batch of new municipal regulations on the city's public data, which standardize local authorities' process of data collecting, data sharing, data usage and privacy protection.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 18:08:41

Innovation forum hosted by science-tech ministry

Over 200 Chinese and foreign scholars, scientists, entrepreneurs and government officials attended the 2018 Pujiang Innovation Forum, which is being held Shanghai from Monday to Thursday, to shed light on ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 18:08:40

Young Chinese adults need career freedom from parents

Due to the rapid development of Chinese society, more and more employment opportunities are being created every day. But this employment diversity has failed to impress or influence the older ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 18:08:40

Panda pals

People take photos of Jinbao, the official mascot of the first China International Import Expo (CIIE), at the metro station of People's Square on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 18:03:40

Company top management talk about plans for upcoming CIIE import expo

Our interviewees today are Joanita Karoleski, president of JBS Seara Food, Shane Tedjarati, president of Honeywell Global High Growth Regions and Celina Chew, president of Bayer Group Greater China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/30 17:58:40