Andy Boreham

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What can we learn from huge flop of sci-fi flick 'Shanghai Fortress?' - China Opinion
Opinion

What can we learn from huge flop of sci-fi flick 'Shanghai Fortress?'

"Shanghai Fortress" not only failed to lift off, but crashed and burned in a spectacular fireball of crappy special effects, bad storylines and terrible acting.
The Miracle of Shanghai: How the city saved thousands of Jews during World War II - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

The Miracle of Shanghai: How the city saved thousands of Jews during World War II

Nestled to the north of Shanghai's famous Pudong skyline is an area covering roughly two square kilometers, that is remembered by thousands of Jewish refugees as home. 
Stop being lazy: It's time to improve your Mandarin skills - China Opinion
Opinion

Stop being lazy: It's time to improve your Mandarin skills

China's government has announced plans to promote Mandarin around the country with an annual, weeklong campaign. Why not use it as an excuse to improve your own Mandarin?
Are foreigners given an easy ride in China? Maybe it's time to reflect ... - China Opinion
Opinion

Are foreigners given an easy ride in China? Maybe it's time to reflect ...

Several situations have become hot topics in China recently because they appear to support the idea that foreigners here are given special privileges.
I know, you're probably well and truly sick of hearing about trash - China Opinion
Opinion

I know, you're probably well and truly sick of hearing about trash

If you're at your wit's end and feeling like the world is against you after your first week of trying to sort your trash, you're not alone.
Hints and tips to make garbage sorting more fun, and more easy - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Hints and tips to make garbage sorting more fun, and more easy

It's been a long time coming, but the day is finally here – Shanghai's first ever domestic garbage sorting regulation has come into force. Are you ready?
Preparing for the unexpected: Can you survive on your own after a disaster? - China Opinion
Opinion

Preparing for the unexpected: Can you survive on your own after a disaster?

Whether you believe in any of the doomsday scenarios or not, prepping is a good habit to get into.
The one-dog policy, and other fun facts about having pets in Shanghai - China Opinion
Opinion

The one-dog policy, and other fun facts about having pets in Shanghai

China relaxed its one-child policy in 2014, but not many people know that a similar policy still applies in Shanghai ...
Shanghai's AI campus: A place where robots roam freely - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Shanghai's AI campus: A place where robots roam freely

China is aiming to take the lead internationally when it comes to AI development and research, and Shanghai's Changyang Campus is right at the forefront.
No more headaches as starting a business becomes easier in Shanghai - China Economy News
Economy

No more headaches as starting a business becomes easier in Shanghai

Starting a business used to involve a lot of red tape, dragging applicants through a myriad of confusing and time-consuming steps across various government departments.
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