Shanghai Select

Shanghai is on a brand-building campaign to enhance its profile globally. This ongoing series focuses on city industry and economic news related to the elevation of the city’s reputation in four target areas – services, manufacturing, shopping and culture.
Shanghai is on a brand-building campaign to enhance its profile globally. This ongoing series focuses on city industry and economic news related to the elevation of the city’s reputation in four target areas – services, manufacturing, shopping and culture.
Property

Shanghai vows to further stabilize its property market in 2019

Shanghai aims to further stabilize its property market in 2019 and speed up the development of rental apartments as well as supplying more affordable housing units. 
Tech

Shanghai ahead in average per capita consumption online

Shanghai is again topping domestic cities in terms of the average consumption per capita on Alibaba's digital retail, online to offline and digital entertainment platforms.
Tech

How our workplaces are tuning into cutting-edge technologies

A common pet peeve of office managers is that lights, air conditioning and water dispensers are often left on in empty offices at night, amounting to enormous utility bills.
Economy

Boutique stores could get more support under new proposal

Shanghai's commerce commission is working with other government agencies to map out supportive measures to micro and small vendors and boutique shops to sustain their survival.
Property

Shanghai still China's top location for real estate investment

Shanghai remained China's top location for real estate investment in 2018 with more than half of the country's transaction volume being recorded here.
Company

Shanghai-based bio-pharma startup raises US$120 million

Shanghai-headquartered bio-pharmaceutical startup Antengene has completed US$120 million of financing as investors brace biopharma's growth potential in the China market.
Economy

Ho-ho-ho factor in seasonal retail

Christmas is not a holiday in China, but many retailers eager to lure customers away from online shopping are more than willing to latch onto any festive occasion.
Tech

Shanghai cloud service provider offers new services for overseas expansion

UCloud plans to offer special cloud services for those firms issuing overseas expansion, especially in the One Belt One Road regions.
Finance

Shanghai banks at forefront of reforms

Over the 40 years of opening up, Shanghai's banks have been leading the way.
Finance

City's cloud system a boost for small firms

Banks in Shanghai have been connected to the city's enterprise service cloud system with the aim of offering better services to the real economy. 
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