Metro Shanghai

Shanghai expats launch popular WeChat groups for buying and selling used stuff

Dan from the US moved to Shanghai in 2011. One year ago, when he was moving out of a big apartment to a smaller one, Dan found himself having to get rid of many items.

Word Matters

“This is wine cap stropharia, so tasty!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/19 18:38:39

Drawing Conclusions

Shanghai has established 33 model wet markets with better management, a cleaner shopping environment and lower prices, according to Laodong Daily Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 19:18:39

City launches new aerial emergency report team

A new aerial emergency report team made up of ambulance helicopters was set up on Monday. The team was directed by Information Office of the Shanghai Municipal People's Government and ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 18:48:39

Shanghai opens garage for new-energy vehicles

Shanghai's first repair garage specifically for new-energy vehicles (NEVs) was set up in early December by Shanghai Ba-shi Public Transportation Co, Xinmin Evening News reported Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 18:43:40

Patients benefit from anti-graft efforts of Shanghai hospitals

My mother spent four and a half days in a Shanghai hospital last week because of a bone fracture in her left arm, which cost us about 40,000 yuan ($6,061) ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 18:43:40

Word Matters

“Talents are attracted to Shanghai to help build up a world economic center.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 18:43:39

Pushed to the limit

How to help people with Alzheimer's disease using AR technology? Or watch 3D movies without glasses? Students from top Chinese and Swedish universities recently presented their solutions to these problems ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/18 18:38:39

'Foxi' attitude of China's 90s generation helps with pressure

The Chinese word jiulinghou once referred to the vitality and creativity of China's post-90s generation of young adults. Today, however, jiulinghou no longer represents these things. Instead, jiulinghou are being ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 18:08:39

Word Matters

“China Railway offers special member service for frequent travelers.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 17:48:40

Wild Animal Park website has English mistakes

The English version of the Shanghai Wild Animal Park's official website was found to be riddled with translation mistakes, Xinmin Evening News reported Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 17:48:40

New luggage lane near Fudan University

A new walking lane designed especially for pedestrians carrying luggage recently appeared on Zhengtong Road near Fudan University. The road was designed for university students who have difficulty with their ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 17:48:39

City launches updated social credit system app

Shanghai is revamping its social credit system. On December 11, the first day of the city's Honesty Week, it launched an updated version of its mobile app “Honest Shanghai,” according ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 17:08:39

World Tango Day

The Consulate of Argentina in Shanghai held an event for the fourth consecutive year to commemorate World Tango Day.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 17:08:39

The Wanderers: Masterpieces from the State Tretyakov Gallery

Co-organized by Shanghai Museum and State Tretyakov Gallery, one of the most foremost art institutions in Russia, this exhibition showcases the paintings of The Wanderers, a group of young, bold ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/17 14:23:39

Drawing Conclusions

Shanghai faces a shortage of local teaching talents in preschool education.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/14 18:43:39

Shanghai telecom and online fraud declines

Shanghai Public Security has released the results of its crackdown on telecommunications and online fraud, Laodong Daily reported Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/14 18:28:40

Self-service juice machine complaint

Shanghai Municipal Food and Drug Administration met with the owner of a self-service orange juice machine about an alleged food safety complaint Wednesday, reported Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/14 18:28:39

Without central heating, winter in Shanghai can be unbearable

If you ask any southern Chinese person which months they hate the most, the answer will always be “from mid-November to mid-March.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/14 18:28:39