Shanghai Select-SHINE News

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.

Hong Kong Looking Ahead -SHINE News

Hong Kong Looking Ahead

On July 1, 1997, the territory of Hong Kong was formally returned from British colonial rule to its rightful owner of China. Since then, the city has been on a broad path of leveraging complementary advantages in joint development with the Chinese mainland. Facts have proven the great strength of "one country, two systems."

Data News-SHINE News

Data News

Data is the new world currency.

Trash Talk-SHINE News

Trash Talk

Shanghai enacts its new garbage regulation on July 1. So how do we correctly discard our trash? Where does everything go after we bin it? How are locals responding to these new rules? And what kind of a difference will it make to our daily lives, and the planet? You'll learn all this, and more, right here as we Trash Talk.

Coronavirus Disease Pandemic-SHINE News

Coronavirus Disease Pandemic

On this page you can find the latest updates from SHINE regarding the current outbreak of new coronavirus.

A City in Progress -SHINE News

A City in Progress

In the past five years, Shanghai has made remarkable achievements in various aspects, including economy, social governance, environment, rural vitalization and the improvement of people's lives. This series not only reviews the city's past accomplishments but also looks into its future development.

Qingpu District-SHINE News

Qingpu District

Qingpu District, known as a pearl on the upper reaches of the Huangpu River, is located in the hinterland of the Yangtze River Delta region. It borders Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces and boasts a prime geographic location. The district serves two national strategies: the China International Import Expo and the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta region. Relying on unique geographic, ecological and industrial advantages, Qingpu focuses on ecological construction, characteristic industries and rural vitalization. It promotes the implementation of strategies toward the high-quality development and the creation of a modern, eco-friendly and livable district.

People-SHINE News


Everyone has a story to tell.

Mosaic of China-SHINE News

Mosaic of China

Hosted by Shanghai resident Oscar Fuchs, Mosaic of China is a podcast that has been designed to be both informative and entertaining. Showcasing people in China from the worlds of business, the arts and science, every episode will provoke your curiosity and challenge your assumptions. When all of these stories and ideas are pieced together, they form a Mosaic of China.

News in Photos-SHINE News

News in Photos

A picture is worth a thousand words.

The Commotion Metric-SHINE News

The Commotion Metric

Alexander Bushroe is from Florida, USA, and has resided in China since 2009. He graduated from Clemson University and the Dalian University of Technology, and loves to delve into the idiosyncrasies of life in Shanghai and everywhere else. In Alexander's column, “The Commotion Metric,” you'll find him stopping to smell the flowers and examining the perks and quirks of life in Shanghai.

China International Import Expo-SHINE News

China International Import Expo

The 4th China International Import Expo (CIIE) 2021 is held in Shanghai, China from November 5th to November 10th in National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC).

The VIP Gallery-SHINE News

The VIP Gallery

Where the VIPs meet

Emma Leaning is MENTAL-SHINE News

Emma Leaning is MENTAL

But so are 1 in 4 of us. Shanghai, we need to talk about being MENTAL.

Building an Innovation Hub-SHINE News

Building an Innovation Hub

The city will implement policies to support the national goal of becoming self-reliant in technology as it pursues its own plan to become a global science and technology hub.

What's On-SHINE News

What's On

This column compiles popular activities and events in Shanghai, so you don't have to! It covers exhibitons, concerts, drama performances and other fun activities. This useful guide will help you decide where to head when you have some spare time. If you have any suggestions or recommendations, please contact us at zhengqiong@shanghaidaily.com.

Niche Shanghai-SHINE News

Niche Shanghai

With a super laidback guide, Niche Shanghai presents a robust and lively lifestyle with various fun events. From art, fashion, culture and leisure, Niche Shanghai explores the latest lifestyle trend and provides more options to add some spice to your life.

Qiao Shanghai-SHINE News

Qiao Shanghai

Michelle Qiao, author of "Shanghai Nanjing Road," will guide you to explore a unique Shanghai through reading its architectures with her new series: Qiao Shanghai.

Easy Minds Talk-SHINE News

Easy Minds Talk

This column invites influential people from around the world to share their stories which focuses on emotions, well being and the sense of fulfillment and happiness, as well as discuss their views on different ways, such as the healing power of art, to relieve the stress and anxiety felt by many in our fast moving modern world. Let's explore the ways of keeping inner smoothness togherther and keep an easy mind in life.

Bricks and Stones-SHINE News

Bricks and Stones

"Bricks and Stones" is hewn of paozhuan yinyu (to cast a brick to attract jade), a Chinese idiom used to elicit more valuable opinions from others. In this column, young Shanghai Daily reporters will share their opinions on issues that matter, providing insights and raising awareness about topical news and contemporary topics.

Shanghai International Film & TV Festival-SHINE News

Shanghai International Film & TV Festival

A feast for binge-watchers and movie-goers

The Belt and Road Initiative-SHINE News

The Belt and Road Initiative

"Belt and Road," a signature policy unveiled by President Xi Jinping in 2013, embraces 65 countries to expand commerce and international relations. The initiative connects China with Europe, the Middle East, South Asia and Africa via the Old Silk Road and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road. This series explores how the initiative is faring by land and by sea.

A Tale of Two Countries-SHINE News

A Tale of Two Countries

For the past decades, China has established and restored diplomatic relations with more than 180 countries. There are touching stories, sweet moments and interesting people — past and present. Let's look into these tales of two countries.

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