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.

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.

Welcoming The Year Of The Tiger-SHINE News

Welcoming The Year Of The Tiger

Chinese New Year, or the start of the new lunar year, is the biggest and the most important festival in China. Keep up to date with all the news, events, and people as they welcome in the Year of the Tiger.

2022 Shanghai in Session-SHINE News

2022 Shanghai in Session

Everything you need to know about this year's Two Sessions: Shanghai's most important annual political conferences.

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.

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.

Around The Delta-SHINE News

Around The Delta

This section explores the Yangtze River Delta region in various aspects, including its economy, tourism and transport facilities.

Beijing 2022 Winter Games-SHINE News

Beijing 2022 Winter Games

Beijing is set to become the first city in the world to have hosted both the summer and winter editions of the Olympic Games. Beijing 2022 will build on the legacies of the landmark Beijing 2008 Olympic Games and expects to encourage millions of people across China to embrace winter sports.

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.

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.

Reports on China-SHINE News

Reports on China

Shanghai Daily's Andy Boreham analyzes Western media reports on China to try and set the record straight, as well as offering the world a clearer and more fair view of this huge country.

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.

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.

Building A Well-off Society-SHINE News

Building A Well-off Society

China is striving to achieve the goal of building a moderately well-off society in all respects by the end of 2020. It includes an improved governance system in the fields of the economy, politics, culture, society and ecology. This series focuses on the practices adopted by Shanghai to make the city a better place to live and work in.

Livable, Lovable Shanghai -SHINE News

Livable, Lovable Shanghai

Shanghai is to enhance its "urban soft power" to match its ambition to become a metropolis with global influence by 2035. President Xi Jinping has described the city character as "inclusive, excellent, open and wise, magnificent and modest." This series illustrates how Shanghai is stepping up efforts in making itself more liveable for its residents.

China-Malta Friendship-SHINE News

China-Malta Friendship

China and Malta have set an example of friendly relations between large and small countries over the past 50 years by creating a spectrum of unprecedented cooperation.

People-SHINE News


Everyone has a story to tell.

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.


iDEAL Cafe

The charm of coffee has entranced Shanghainese for more than a century and become part of the city culture. Shanghai now bristles with over 6,000 coffeehouses, the most in the world.

Marking 100 Years of Communist Party of China-SHINE News

Marking 100 Years of Communist Party of China

In 2021, celerating the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China, which was born in 1921 in Shanghai. From Shine ,you can find the Latest news,Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports about Chinese communist party 100th year anniversary

Home & Decoration-SHINE News

Home & Decoration

In this home and deco series, we interview families from around the world about their design and furnishing ideas, their daily routines, their lifestyles and how they find their dreamy home in this dynamic city. No matter big or small, their home represents their attitude and aesthetic toward life, and their stories with Shanghai.

Designer's Q&A-SHINE News

Designer's Q&A

Designers from around the world share their proud projects, design spirits, ideas and give professional views about the industry.



The launch of the Star Market on the Shanghai Stock Exchange is seen as a major step in China's campaign to reform its capital markets and usher in the development of innovation in science and technology. The Nasdaq-style board is aimed at giving companies involved in cutting-edge science and technology greater access to funding.

News in Photos-SHINE News

News in Photos

A picture is worth a thousand words.