Metro Shanghai

A gentleman's guide

Skincare products, perfumes, shampoo and gels, trendy clothes, accessories, cosmetics... These things are no longer limited to women, at least not in China. More and more local men are investing in their appearance. The global male grooming market was valued at $47.2 billion in 2015, and the number is expected to reach $60.7 billion by 2020, according to statistics released by Euromonitor.

Steeper fines are needed to make Shanghai streets safer

I have been walking the same circuit for the past two years, and there's not a single day that passes where I don't encounter at least one near-injury.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/5 18:38:39

High-quality Chinese language interpreters are in high demand

With China's increasing power and influence in the world, the Chinese cultural and entertainment industry is also receiving more and more international attention. As an indispensable part of Chinese culture, ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/5 18:28:39

Do you want to be my friend?

A Chinese-style robot displayed at China International Robot Show (CIROS) 2018 in Shanghai on Tuesday attracted the eyes of passersby.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/5 18:23:39

China's toilet revolution!

Shanghai is making giant strides in modernizing its public bathrooms. A number of unprecedented unisex toilets, “third toilets” and “smart toilets” with infrared sensors, are being constructed and installed around ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/5 18:13:39

Consuls general in Shanghai share their opinions and understanding of China's historic economic policy

This year marks the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up policy that has brought about huge changes to the country as well as the world. The Global Times recently ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 19:53:40

City hosts World Artificial Intelligence Conference

Shanghai will host the 2018 World Artificial Intelligence Conference at the West Bund of Xuhui district from September 17-19, Wu Qing, deputy mayor of Shanghai, announced Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 18:33:42

Eight-day live broadcast of hand-painted mural

An online live broadcast that recorded the creation process of an indoor wall painting by French artist Dino Voodoo has drawn public attention, Shanghai Observer reported Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 18:33:41

The show must go on

Shanghai residents enjoy free outdoor movies along the waterfront in Yangpu district Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 18:33:40

Shanghai metro passengers need some lessons in manners

This morning at a Shanghai subway station, I watched a man on an escalator topple backward. The man was too engrossed in his phone to realize he had reached the ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 18:28:40

Let them eat mooncake

People queue in front of a moon cake stand along Nanjing Road East on Wednesday. New batches of mooncakes are already available in the local market, mere weeks after Dragon ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 18:23:41

City walk Shanghai

Following specific walking routes, city walk provides its participants with an opportunity to discover the stories behind its local residents, buildings, roads, art and even the power lines running across ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 18:23:40

TV drama Legend of Fu Yao successful overseas

Chinese domestic TV drama Legend of Fu Yao was broadcast overseas and has became quite popular in Pakistan in particular, earning high praise in the Daily Pakistan newspaper, Shanghai Observer ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:43:40

International juvenile football games kick off

The 2018 Shanghai International Juvenile Football Competition kicked off on Baiyangdian football field in Yangpu district Tuesday, Knews reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:43:40

Spanish subway

A photo exhibition about the Metro de Madrid (the subway system of the capital city of Spain) is presently on display at Nanjing Road East metro station. A series of ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:38:40

Western universities now accept gaokao, but don't act complacent

An increasing number of Western universities are recognizing the results of China's national college entrance exams (gaokao) as one assessment criteria to select students from China, instead of requiring them ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:38:39

Swimming skills and pool safety competition held in Shanghai

“Help, help!” a person screamed from the swimming pool. Upon hearing the cry, a lifeguard jumped into the water and rushed to the person's aid.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:28:39

University of New South Wales launches city innovation center

The University of New South Wales has officially launched a new interdisciplinary research center at one of China's leading technology hubs.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/3 19:13:40

Shanghai police escort six criminal suspects 3,000 kilometers across China

On the night of June 25, 2018, Shanghai police, together with six criminal suspects who were caught carrying out cross-border telecommunication fraud, arrived at their final destination, Shanghai Hongqiao Railway ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 19:08:40