Metro Shanghai

A testament of will

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

Word Matters

“It is a good chance to meet new friends by playing music on the street.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 18:13:39

Carnival of catwalks

In recent years, Shanghai Fashion Week has strengthened its effort to engage a general audience to the fashion industry, enliven the fashion atmosphere of the city and compel consumption among ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 18:13:39

Rising artists

The 19th China Shanghai International Arts Festival (CSIAF) kicked off Friday in the melody of a choral symphony jointly performed by Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra and Shanghai Opera House.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 18:58:39

Shanghai to build 120-km green path on Outer Ring

Shanghai plans to build a 120-kilometer green path on the Outer Ring greenbelt by 2020, where residents are able to walk, cycle and do other leisurely exercises, according to a ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 18:43:40

Putuo district shantytown redevelopment proceeds

Dongxin village, the last shantytown with over 1,000 homes in Putuo district, will completely disappear soon as a majority of residents agree with the renovation program, Jiefang Daily reported Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 18:43:39

Being a vegan in China is frustrating but not impossible

Six years ago, I went vegan cold-turkey for health reasons. I gave up two months later. Nonetheless, I kept educating myself on how to maintain a balanced vegan diet. One ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 18:43:39

Word Matters

“He didn’t get stage fright.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 18:38:40

The Krabby Patty is what ties us all together!

A participant shows off his living trophy from a crab-catching competition held at an ecological agriculture park in Luojing town of Baoshan district on Saturday. The heaviest male and female ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 18:28:39

Spicing up Shanghai

McDonald’s recently brought back its famous Szechuan dipping sauce after the popular cartoon Rick and Morty featured the food in one of its episodes. The teriyaki-flavored sauce was welcomed with ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 17:23:39

Shanghai metro will soon allow QR code payments

With QR code readers being installed at turnstiles in several Shanghai metro stations, subway passengers can pay their tickets via Alipay or China UnionPay simply by scanning the QR code. ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:38:40

Shanghai supervises unlicensed food stores

Shanghai incorporated over 1,300 unlicensed small restaurants into the government regulatory system within 100 days, Knews reported Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:38:39

Chinese idols should be careful about revealing their romances

China’s popular social network Weibo crashed for several hours during the Golden Week holiday after Lu Han, a 27-year-old Chinese pop star with 41 million followers on the platform, revealed ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:38:39

Word Matters

“I live in a gloomy basement without a window.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:33:39

World class!

The first performance of Chevrolet World Music 2017 was held last month in Shanghai, with throngs of audiences and participants showing up. The month-long festival successfully concluded with its largest-scale ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:28:40

From catwalk to closet

Shanghai Fashion Week 2018 Spring/Summer is currently offering a swath of fashion and a bolt of vitality all across the city. More than 100 catwalk shows, collection presentations, industry forums ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:23:39

Drawing Conclusions

Heavy rainfall can be a disaster in modern cities if water can not be drained from the streets.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:18:39

Word Matters

“Ancient techniques have found new inheritors.”
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 18:18:05

Neighborhood Earth

What would it be like to stand in Gale Crater on Mars or surrounded by a lightning storm on Venus? Maybe you will find the answer at Shanghai’s newest exhibition, ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 18:13:39