Metro Shanghai

Shanghai's newest landmark stunning with outstanding luxury

Marriott International Inc. announced the opening of JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Shanghai Pudong on August 8, marking the first JW Marriott Marquis hotel in China.

Over 400 new electric buses for import expo

They are also equipped with multiple facilities and functions including LED lights, a surround-view camera system and smart driving, which will improve driving safety.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 19:03:40

Vertical marathon in China's tallest building

It will take place inside China's tallest building, the 632-meter-high, 127-story Shanghai Tower in Lujiazui of Pudong New Area.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 19:03:39

WeChat parent groups clash with teachers over education

Teachers keep an authoritative front against parents just as they do with students.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 18:58:40

Celebrating Shanghai centenarians

Currently, Shanghai boasts 2,281 people aged over 100 years old, among whom 25 percent are males.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 18:58:40

International forum on the Belt and Road initiative held in Shanghai

The event featured one major forum and 12 sub-forums for delegates to share their insights on various topics under the Belt and Road initiative (B&R), including international relations, international economics, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 18:53:39

Northeastern Shanghai's Jiangwan wetlands benefit from local conservation volunteers

Jiang Kang, 61, has been volunteering at the Jiangwan wetlands in Northeastern Shanghai for four years in order to help conserve the region's “bird paradise.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/15 18:48:39

More Chinese are opting for staycations during holidays

The reason why people in these provinces spent seven consecutive days without leaving their homes is because of China's developed service industry and advanced internet technology.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 19:18:40

Internet celebrity violates national anthem law

A female internet celebrity surnamed Yang was given a five-day administrative detention for violating China's national anthem law by Shanghai Jing'an Public Security Bureau.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 19:18:39

College students main volunteer force for expo

A total of 5,000 volunteers will be recruited at 100 “Youth Shanghai” city services stations to provide guides and other services to tourists from home and abroad.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 19:13:40

When ancient and modern meet

Audience admires a light show presented at two 1,000 year-old pagodas at Nanxiang ancient town of Jiading district on Saturday night.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 19:13:40

Foreigners in Shanghai discuss their alcohol consumption habits

If you are pressured to drink because of social activities or work, it is vitally important to eat a meal before drinking in order to reduce the risk of the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 19:13:39

Making a run for it

The event integrated the theme of breast cancer prevention to encourage local women to do more sports and care about their health and wellness.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 18:43:40

US Consulate General in Shanghai serves up nutritious, athlete-friendly food

“US Beef Tomahawk in Black Pepper Coffee Crust” enjoyed the greatest popularity among the tennis players.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/14 18:03:39

Another Way of Telling

Another Way of Telling showcases almost 100 works from the rich, dynamic careers of Anna Fox and Karen Knorr, two leading documentary photographers in the UK.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 19:43:41


The exhibition includes 185 related antiques such as paintings and sculptures created for Napoléon, his manuscripts and writings, clothes, precious ornaments, furniture and daily or military necessities.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 19:38:42

Pathways to Modernism: American Art, 1865-1945

Pathways to Modernism: American Art, 1865–1945 aims to offer viewers a rich prelude to the American art of the post-war period through 80 paintings and prints created between 1865 and ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 19:38:40

Shanghai issues measures to improve services trade

The release of the two documents means that Shanghai has set up the negative list approach for cross-border services trade at the free trade zone.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 19:28:40

Fiji celebrates 48th anniversary of independence in Shanghai

“CIIE will no doubt offer us a great platform to further assist us our Fijian exporters to better understand the huge Chinese market and to explore potential trade and cooperation ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 19:18:41