Metro Shanghai

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 to the late great Stan Lee, should he be perched Spider-Man-like on a Shanghai rooftop above us listening to our lamentations?

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

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

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

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

Foreigners in Shanghai share their opinions about risky jobs

Kevin, a 30-year-old airline pilot from France, explained that pilots have to be responsible for more than 200 passengers. Kevin suggested that pilots should have a healthy lifestyle like not ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 18:03:41

Singapore and China learn from each other's enterprises and economies

Liu Hong, director of Nanyang Center for Public Administration of Nanyang Technological University (NTU), told Xinhua that exchanges between Singapore and China used to be more like a one-way street ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/14 17:53:41

Are Chinese female drivers more likely to cause traffic accidents than men?

The Chongqing bus accident shows that many Chinese people have poor preconceptions of female drivers, with some saying that they are more likely to make silly or dangerous mistakes, such ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/14 11:38:39

Katharina Grosse: Mumbling Mud

Mumbling Mud, an impressive 1,500-square-meter exhibition by German artist Katharina Grosse, features five immersive installations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/13 19:58:39

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