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China's new shared nursing apps hinge on qualifications

But in reality, nurse sharing is more like an O2O platform that allows users to book nursing services at home, linking nurses to users with one simple swipe on your ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 19:13:39

Applications accelerated for permanent residency

A total of 1,881 foreigners were approved by the State Immigration Administration as permanent residents in China between April 2 to June 2.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 19:08:40

Shanghai celebrates 15th World Blood Donor Day

Over 500,000 blood donations were collected in Shanghai in 2017; about 362,600 people donated their blood for free in Shanghai in 2017, Xinmin Evening News reported Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 19:08:39

Shanghai's aging population requires more green spaces, walking paths

In the early morning hours of Shanghai, it is common to see senior citizens doing exercises in parks downtown.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 19:03:39

CES Asia 2018

Chinese information technology company iFLYTEK Co is on display at the 2018 Asian Consumer Electronics Show on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 18:53:39

Shanghai's first exhibition on local maritime architecture opens

On June 9, Shanghai Jinshan Museum held the opening ceremony of a three-month exhibition featuring the historical site of the city's first boat-shaped architecture and the cultural relics unearthed there.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 18:43:39

Steel structure

Steel construction work for the new Shanghai Planetarium was completed Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:58:39

2018 AI World Innovations launches

The launching ceremony of the 2018 Artificial Intelligence World Innovations was held at ShanghaiMart on Wednesday, eastday.com reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:53:40

Crime on decline in Shanghai: report

Related statistics on security in Shanghai in 2018 have been released, showing that living in Shanghai is quite safe, Shanghai Observer reported Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:53:39

Theme and topics of Shanghai's 2018 Lujiazui Forum

The Information Office of Shanghai Municipality held a media briefing on June 7, where deputy director of the Shanghai Financial Service Office Xie Dong introduced basic information about the Lujiazui ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:48:41

Popular obstacle course race incorporating military traditions of the Spartans arrives in China

“Spartan Race is a great event where you can compete by yourself as an individual or you can do it with your friends, teammates and classmates."
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:48:40

In the same boat

Students draw on canvases at Shanghai Port International Cruise Terminal on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:38:40

Expats and Chinese can work together to help stray animals

Nobody wants to let cute animals suffer and die on the streets right in front of us.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/13 18:33:40

Romantic relationships involving older women and younger men

In a traditional Chinese relationship, men are usually older than women. But this is changing as Chinese people are holding a more open concept toward relationships and marriage.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 18:58:39

Door-to-door service

A woman passes through a wide opening made of hardboard, while a man fails to pass through a narrower opening at a department store on East Nanjing Road on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 18:53:40

Nine-City United Art Exhibition hits Shanghai

The 7th Nine-City United Art Exhibition is taking place at the bell tower of St. Mary's Hall in Changning district, a school that famous female writer Eileen Chang attended, Knews ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 18:53:40

City's popular crayfish street is upgrading

Shouning Road in Huangpu district, famous for its crayfish (freshwater lobster) restaurants, will present a new image to citizens following a campaign for unlicensed stores on the street since January ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 18:53:40

Good science for effective HIV screening is necessary in China

Good science is at play now in colleges in Shanghai, helping to fight against HIV/AIDS.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 18:53:39