Metro Shanghai

A testament of will


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

Sharing a mini-gym is an ideal alternative for urban exercisers

Working out in commercial gyms has become a trendy and healthy lifestyle for Chinese in recent years. According to online statistics, over 360 million Chinese citizens “frequently” played sports and ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 18:38:40

Word Matters

“Floor mopping robots will replace vacuum cleaners.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 18:33:40

Ancient wall paintings exhibited in Shanghai

Precious ancient wall paintings belonging to Shanxi Museum are expected to be displayed in Shanghai Museum on November 29. This exhibition will be the largest of its kind in China’s ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 18:33:39

Fudan University Medical Library upgrades tech

The all-new Fudan University Medical Library is expected to reopen to students and staff on November 21 after three years of extensive renovation, thepaper.cn reported Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 18:28:39

Drawing Conclusions

For the next edition of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), revised by the World Health Organization, “video game addiction” will be included as an official mental illness, Jiefang daily ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:58:39

Say ‘I CAN!’

On November 5, Yew Chung International School of Shanghai brought to life the first I CAN! Life Skills Tournament. Powered by the M&Y group, students from various schools and countries ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:33:40

Innovative measures to manage public housing

Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Housing Security and Management implemented a public rental housing system in 2010; today, over 110,000 units are on the market, thepaper.cn reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:33:39

City schools seeking 9,400 new teachers

Shanghai opened 61 new schools this autumn. A total of 9,400 new teachers will also be needed by these schools for the next semester, in order to meet demand, Xinmin ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:28:40

Have you been to the Women’s Federation dating agency?

China’s largest online travel service platform, Ctrip, made headlines recently following a horrendous child abuse case at its affiliated day-care center in Shanghai.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:28:40

Word Matters

“There are so many mail delivery vans at the gate of my university, I don’t know where to collect my package!”
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:28:39

Bye bye birdies

A customer buys flowers at Caojiadu Bird and Flower Market on Monday, the city’s largest bird and flower market, and which will be closed down by the end of December. ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:23:40

Double the anxiety

Double 11 is an online shopping event held by Chinese tech giant Alibaba every November 11 since 2009. On this day, countless shops on e-retailer Taobao are involved in sales ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 18:23:39

Expressing emotions

Each composition performed by Gräsbeck were variations of works written by Sibelius.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 18:08:39

Word Matters

“I feel honored to be admired by my comrade in arms.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 18:03:39

Nearly 40k runners join Shanghai Marathon

The annual Shanghai International Marathon kicked off 7 am on Sunday at Bund Bull in Huangpu district, eastday.com reported Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 17:53:39

Market collapses from stockpile, three dead

A supermarket called Jiadele on 138 Wanxia Road in Pudong New Area collapsed in the early morning hours of Saturday, according to thepaper.cn.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 17:53:39

Double 11 was no more for me than a double disaster

It was 11:50 pm Friday, November 10, just 10 minutes before the start of Double 11 – China’s once-a-year online shopping extravaganza. My alarm clock beeped, waking me up for ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 17:43:39

Miracle: the Bellini Family and the Renaissance

Collectively organized by Shanghai Himalayas Museum, Bellini Museum and Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci, Miracle: the Bellini Family and the Renaissance will be presented at Shanghai Himalayas Museum until December ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 17:28:40