Metro Shanghai

A testament of will

The Shanghai branch of China Will Registration Center was officially launched on November 1.

Translated detective fiction from Japan hugely popular among Chinese readers

Detective culture has become popular among youth in China, with many growing up watching the famous Japanese manga Detective Conan. The lead character, Conan Edogawa, was based on Sir Arthur ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 17:53:39

City cartography

Shanghai Municipal Institute of Surveying and Mapping recently launched the first authorized English-language map of Shanghai, Wenhui Daily reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 17:53:39

Shared umbrella now available at metro Line 2

Shared umbrella service is now available at metro Line 2, reported
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 17:38:40

Songhu Battle’s 80th anniversary remembered

A commemoration for the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Songhu, one of the biggest military engagements of the nationwide war against Japanese aggression, was held Sunday morning, Xinmin Evening ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 17:38:39

Anti-fraud center saves 125,700 potential victims

Shanghai’s official anti-fraud center was set up in July of 2016.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 19:13:39

Shanghai lowers threshold for maids

The demand for high-level household service workers, such as Filipino maids, is growing in China, especially in wealthy metropolises like Shanghai. Though the Chinese labor authority has not yet announced ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 19:08:40

Word Matters

“Shanghai is not ready to completely adopt unmanned shopping.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 19:08:40

My experiences of getting defrauded by a foreigner

I think of myself as a cautious person, so I never expected I’d become the victim of theft and deceit, and by a foreigner no less. You see, one month ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 19:08:39

Peppa Pig party, snort!

The opening ceremony of the Peppa Pig Summer Party-themed exhibition was held at The Hub. With an exhibition area of over 1,000 square meters, the event portrayed 30 themed scenes ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 18:53:39

Virtual blackboard

Shanghai authorities are regulating the local education and training market, with 502 institutes gradually being closed down (gradually, so that thousands of unsuspecting students don’t suddenly find themselves out on ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 18:38:39

Drawing Conclusions

Famous diving athlete Wu Minxia took wedding photos with her husband Zhang Xiaocheng at different scenic spots around Shanghai, which were released on Weibo recently.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 17:58:39

Maple Leaf Ball to celebrate 150th anniversary

The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai presents the 10th Annual Maple Leaf Ball: Confederation Heritage, a classy evening of toasts, dancing and a gourmet heritage menu. The ball will ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 17:58:39

Canadian Chamber of Commerce hosts seminar on developing brands in China

In this workshop, Specifique will guide you in using innovative thinking to manage changes to your team, external environment, corporation and clients in order to deliver on your brand promise ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/10 17:53:39

Word Matters

“No Shanghainese travelers were injured in the earthquake.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/9 18:03:39

Chinese university students should be able to switch majors

At the very beginning of this summer, I had the chance to work as an assistant counselor at a camp in the US. I worked with American counselors for Chinese ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/9 18:03:39

Bogus Shanghai Disney Resort jobs abound

“Security guards at Shanghai Disney Resort needed. The monthly salary is 7,000 yuan ($1,048.19) with free meals and accommodation,” and other similar job ads claiming to be from Shanghai Disney ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/9 17:48:40

First official Shanghai English map launched

Shanghai Municipal Institute of Surveying and Mapping recently launched the first-ever authorized English-language map of Shanghai. The map can be purchased at bookstores and will be presented at this year’s ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/9 17:48:39

Outdoor movies

Nowadays, it is quite common for Shanghai residents to enjoy movies at theaters or on their computer. But to older generations, watching outdoor movies on hot summer nights remains a ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/9 17:43:39