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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.

Banks boost local technological innovations and inclusive finance: regulator

Banks in Shanghai lent great support to scientific and technological innovations and boosted the financial inclusion of small enterprises, the local banking watchdog said. 

Deadly earthquake inspires idea of robots as physical therapists

By analyzing data from existing patients and through data-mining powered by new algorithms, he said future robotic products will become more adaptive to the requirements of users.

Shops without cashiers: a boon or a bust?

Consumer curiosity, even enthusiasm, that greeted the onset of cashier-free stores seems to be slowly fading and store operators are diversifying their offerings. 

Shanghai banking industry posts healthy growth momentum in the first half: regulator

Shanghai's banking sector posted healthy growth performance in the first half of 2018, according to the local industry watchdog. 

New rule to better regulate city's prepaid cards

Shanghai's lawmakers on Friday approved a draft rule to better regulate the city's prepaid cards.

Shanghai will step up efforts to attract AI talent

AI talent will enjoy special policies on household registration and long-term residence in Shanghai as part of the city's latest move to develop the industry.

New "innovation center" opens in Shanghai

EY today launched its first China "wavespace" flagship center in Shanghai to help startups embrace innovation and seek new business growth by combining new digital technologies.

Working at the car wash just got a lot better

The biggest merit of this machine is perhaps its flexibility. One need not bother queuing up as he or she is updated real time on the status of bookings.

Shanghai wants to be city for leading brands to debut products

City is accelerating plans to promote the Shanghai Shopping brand into a globally influential name

Shanghai to open more public roads for testing of autonomous vehicles

The length of public roads for testing will extend from 5.6 kilometers to 12 km in coming months in Anting Town in Jiading District.