Hu Min

Chief Metro Reporter

Shanghai braces for massive Disneyland, Yuyuan crowd

About 65,000 visitors are expected at Shanghai Disneyland daily during the Spring Festival holiday, while the average daily number at Yuyuan Garden has been put at 150,000.

Cosmetics, shampoo fail quality tests

The Shanghai Food and Drug Administration has found some of the domestically-produced cosmetics and shampoo to contain dangerous and banned products. 

Shanghai launches plan to improve quality in 11 sectors

Shanghai has launched a quality lift plan and a number of local service, manufacturing, shopping and cultural brands with strong international competitive power will be formed.

Court names welfare home guardian of boy

A 4-year-old boy, abandoned by his family, will be looked after by a welfare house in Anhui Province. 

Fake ejiao-making gang busted

Shanghai has busted a gang making fake ejiao (donkey-skin gelatin) after raiding factories in Henan and Guangdong provinces and warehouses in Shanghai. 


Keeping the city clean: the hard life of sanitation workers

In the past seven years of working as a sanitation worker in Shanghai, Zhao Minyan, from Anhui Province, has never made it home for the Chinese New Year holiday.

Water towns promise plenty to see over holiday period

Various cultural folk activities will be staged in Shanghai's neighboring water towns and cities throughout the upcoming Spring Festival. 

Breakthrough in lung disease treatment

City university announces success of stem cell technique in treating patients with chronic diseases.

Cultural bonanza during Spring Festival holiday

Folk cultural activities, lantern fairs, exhibitions and performances will be held across the city through the upcoming Chinese New Year holiday.

Travel agencies initiate emergency plans after Hualien earthquake

Travel agencies and online travel operators have initiated emergency mechanisms following the 6.5-magnitude earthquake in Hualien County with itinerary adjustment and refund plan.