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Rehab center helps paraplegic rebuild lives, self-confidence

HIDDEN in Zhoudang Village near Zhujiajiao watertown in Qingpu District is a two-story townhouse famous among those confined to wheelchairs. Many people from around China come to spend a few days there. According ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


Alert sounded as city gears up for rainstorm havoc

THE Shanghai Meteorological Bureau raised the blue typhoon alert to yellow — second level in the four-color warning system — yesterday afternoon as this year’s 18th typhoon, Rumbia, approached China’s ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


More repairs for Zhabei Park

The renovated western section of 72-year-old Zhabei Park, the oldest park in Jing’an District, reopened yesterday. Renovation of the area, where the park’s major attractions are located, started in late ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


A world of fun at tourism festival

DOZENS of attractions across the city will offer half-price discounts on admission between September 15 and 21 as part of the annual Shanghai Tourism Festival, the organizers said yesterday. A total ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


19 garment batches fail quality testing

NINETEEN batches of garments from brands such as MaxMara, Chaps and eifini have failed quality tests conducted by the city’s market watchdog. The items were sold at four local outlets. The Shanghai Industry ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


New book on 40 years of opening up

SHANGHAI Archives released a new book yesterday on local events and key figures during the 40 years of China’s reform and opening up. The book includes numerous historical photos and documents from the ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


Changning hosts top talent at piano fete

SOME of the world’s leading pianists will perform during the international piano festival which began yesterday in Changning District. Famed Cuban pianist Jorge Luis Prats and Ewa Osinska from Poland ...

August 17, 2018, Friday


Final straw for Jing’an’s ‘Urban Fox’

THE city’s “Urban Fox” has finally said goodbye after a four-year residency in Jing’an Sculpture Park. The metal-and-straw creation, 7 meters high and 10 meters long, was pulled down yesterday morning. Workers ...

August 16, 2018, Thursday


City set to tackle price gouging during expo

THE Shanghai government will launch price control measures involving local hotels, online car hailing and public parking lots during the China International Import Expo in a bid to stymie the price gouging ...

August 16, 2018, Thursday


Jinshan in push to preserve 10 ancient bridges

JINSHAN District has begun preserving 10 historic bridges in its industrial area, and dredging waterways beneath them to improve the district’s scenery. The bridges date to nearly a century ago, and ...

August 15, 2018, Wednesday




 

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