40 Years On

China embarked on a policy of economic reform and opening up to the outside world 40 years ago, ushering in dramatic changes that touched every aspect of life and commerce.

Build-and-sell mentality is fading

Victor Cha, deputy chairman and managing director of HKR International, talked about how the market requires developers to move beyond the build-and-sell strategies of the past.

China readying for space station era: Yang Liwei

China is accelerating its timetable for a space station, with the core capsule expected to be launched in 2020, says Yang Liwei, China's first astronaut.

Campaign launched to collect stories of multinational companies in Shanghai

Multinational companies are key participants, witnesses, contributors and beneficiaries of China's reform and opening-up to the outside world starting 40 years ago.

Fast statistics: expats in Shanghai

Since Shanghai adopted the policy of reform and opening-up 40 years ago, it has continued to be one of the most attractive cities for foreigners in China. Statistics tell us why.

Financial opening-up draws more foreign financial institutions to Shanghai

To take advantage of China's latest financial sector opening up, foreign financial institutions have accelerated their business operations in Shanghai, China's financial hub.

Foreigners visit China's rural reform birthplace

Government officials and businessmen from 26 countries have just completed a visit to Xiaogang Village in east China's Anhui Province.

White paper on China and WTO released

China's State Council Information Office released a white paper titled "China and the World Trade Organization" for the first time on Thursday afternoon.

China goes all out to lift opening-up to a new level

China has taken solid steps in promoting its opening-up by lowering import tariffs and easing market access.

Ericsson powers ahead into its second century in China

Zhao Juntao, president of Ericsson China, talked with Shanghai Daily on the momentous changes in the phone industry in the past 40 years.

Forum highlights importance of people in Shanghai's reform and opening-up

A forum "Predecessors and City Memory" was held in Shanghai on Tuesday and participants heard the history of Shanghai's reform and opening-up, Shanghai's sister cities development.