Livable, Lovable Shanghai

Shanghai is to enhance its urban soft power to match its ambition to become a metropolis with global influence by 2035. President Xi Jinping has described the city character as inclusive, excellent, open and wise, magnificent and modest. This series illustrates how Shanghai is stepping up efforts in making itself more liveable for its residents.
Shanghai is to enhance its urban soft power to match its ambition to become a metropolis with global influence by 2035. President Xi Jinping has described the city character as inclusive, excellent, open and wise, magnificent and modest. This series illustrates how Shanghai is stepping up efforts in making itself more liveable for its residents.
Public welfare programs on track to improve lives - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Public welfare programs on track to improve lives

This year's 10 public welfare programs to improve people's lives are processing smoothly, Shanghai authorities announced on Sunday.
Memory ebbs, love stays: Cafe employing seniors with the Alzheimer's - China In Focus News
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Memory ebbs, love stays: Cafe employing seniors with the Alzheimer's

A cafe in Pudong employs senior citizens with Alzheimer's disease to keep them busy and active and to raise awareness of the condition as the city's population is aging.
A tale of two rivers: lifelines of a rising city and a rolling countryside - China In Focus News
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A tale of two rivers: lifelines of a rising city and a rolling countryside

Strawberry fields and revived villages are potent symbols of the parallel growth of agricultural and urban communities.
Shanghai Metro weaves a closely monitored network of safety - Shanghai Metro News
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Shanghai Metro weaves a closely monitored network of safety

Amid constant challenges, the world's largest Metro network has been taking a proactive approach to the care of all its users and communities.
Service stations enhance West Bund waterfront experience - Shanghai Metro News
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Service stations enhance West Bund waterfront experience

Twenty-two service stations with multiple functions and stylish architectural designs have been built on the West Bund waterfront along the Huangpu River in Xuhui District.
Wall paintings enliven urban spaces, enhance pride in city neighborhoods - China In Focus News
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Wall paintings enliven urban spaces, enhance pride in city neighborhoods

Series art project has created dozens of murals by artists from around the world.
Life in Shanghai: French pastry, herbal teas and cultural exploration - China In Focus News
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Life in Shanghai: French pastry, herbal teas and cultural exploration

Frenchman Arnaud Bertrand and his Chinese wife enjoy what they call an idyllic lifestyle in their now permanent home.
Nurturing a way of life in the bosom of nature - China In Focus News
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Nurturing a way of life in the bosom of nature

Located on the upper reaches of the Huangpu River, Ke Art Museum may seem out of place in its rural setting, but it offers many functions urban art museums cannot.
A showcase of modern living in historic buildings - China In Focus News
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A showcase of modern living in historic buildings

The 90-year-old Brookside Apartments combines old world charm, well-thought-out renovations and friendly neighborly relations.
New Pudong riverfront five-year improvement plan released - Shanghai Metro News
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New Pudong riverfront five-year improvement plan released

On Thursday, Pudong released the 14th Five-Year Plan for riverside development along the Huangpu River, aiming to create world-class riverfront areas.
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