Hu Min

Chief Metro Reporter

Michelin-starred restaurant chain fined for false advertising

Michelin-starred Madam Goose has been fined 30,000 yuan (US$4,430) by the Putuo District market watchdog for illegal advertisements.

Southern cities to put on a show for Spring Festival

Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau will host various activities including flower fairs, parades, temple fairs and lantern shows for the upcoming Spring Festival.

Japan tourism targeted with new partnership

Shanghai-based Spring Tour and Japan's biggest travel agency JTB inked an agreement and jointly launched a one-stop service platform for Japan tourism on Tuesday.

Unregistered stores to close down

A catering business and a convenience store at the south gate of the People's Park in Huangpu District will be closed as the venues are not registered.

Plum blossom brings early scent of spring

Plum blossom has burst forth at Shanghai Botanical Garden in Xuhui District, about 10 days earlier than last year, the result of mild temperatures and humid conditions. 

16 arrested for organizing pyramid sales in 'fire therapy' probe

They include Shu Yuhui, 51, the actual controller of Quanjian Nature Medicine Technology Development.

City's efforts to improve the lives of its residents exceed expectations

In 2018, the city government completed 31 life improvement projects with an investment of 11.19 billion yuan (US$1.65 billion) in 10 areas closely related to people's daily lives.

Zoo's fond farewell to grown-up bossy boy

Giant panda Xing Er will leave the Shanghai Zoo, where he has lived for nearly three years, and return to Chengdu in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Tuesday.

Famous Shanghai souvenirs now just a click away

The Shanghai Consumer Council has joined hands with Alibaba's Tmall, allowing consumers to purchase 43 of Shanghai's specialty products, the council said on Friday.

Hair dryers fail test for emitting too hot air

About one-fourth of hair dryers tested by the city's consumer council have excessive high blowing temperature, which causes harm to hair.