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Shanghai's mass-transit system this week will begin accepting QR code payments through an app connected to a digital wallet, following a successful pilot. Shanghai Shenton Metro Group, which operates the world's largest subway system, developed a mobile app leveraging QR codes that users may ...
[Hong Kong] Shanghai pharmaceuticals Holding Co Ltd said on Friday it planned to sell HK$3.13 billion (S$528.7 million) worth of new shares to fund the development of its manufacturing and distribution businesses. The Chinese company plans to sell 153.18 million new H-shares, or 5.39 per cent of its total enlarged ...

Shanghai, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- Apple on Friday replied to an inquiry from the Shanghai consumer Council over the slowing down of older iPhones after iOS updates to offset battery performance. The company said an upcoming version of Apple's mobile iOS will allow iPhone owners to make the decision ...
With over 51,000 listed ramen shops, Japan's choices for noodles are more than the most voracious eater could tackle. To make sense of these myriad options, anonymous diners on restaurant listing sites like Tabelog (the Japanese equivalent of Yelp or Dianping) rank them meticulously and stringently.
Shanghai, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai has promised to extend legal aid to foreign suspects, local justice authorities said. In 2017, legal aid was provided to foreign suspects in 119 criminal cases, up 19 percent from the previous year, said Zhang Ming, deputy director of Shanghai Legal Aid Center.

Shanghai's Oriental Pearl Tower is barely visible in the distance while only the top of the 88-storey Jinmao Tower is seen peeking out of the thick blanket of fog in this photo taken from the Shanghai World Financial Centre on Tuesday morning. The Chinese city was experiencing unusually misty conditions ...
"Whether you take the bus or metro, people are squished together," said Chen Guoqiang, who has been working in Shanghai for six years. He added that the air is polluted and homes are expensive to rent. Chinese officials have labeled these problems "big city diseases." They believe the cure is to limit ...
From this weekend, Shanghai metro users will no longer need to worry about leaving their public transport cards at home or losing them, or queuing for tickets, as the world's largest subway system is introducing a quick response (QR) code for mobile phones to pay for fares. With QR code readers are being ...
Shanghai (China DAILY/Asia NEWS NETWORK) - A dense fog engulfed Shanghai on Tuesday (Jan 16) morning, affecting road, water and air traffic while at the same time transforming the city into a "heavenly world" as depicted in traditional Chinese watercolour paintings. The fog started to set in early ...
Shanghai's financial market grew in 2017 with the overall transactions hitting 1.4 quadrillion yuan (about 220 trillion U.S. dollars), more than 17 ... Shanghai ranked the sixth in the 2017 Global Financial Centers Index, up from 13th, according to a report released by British commercial think-tank Z/Yen.
Following the viral success of Sichuan restaurant Ben Lai on Shaanxi Lu, a bigger, shinier has opened in Hubin Dao mall. Like the original, Ben Zhen cooks a roster of classics, like bullfrog with ginger and peppers, dandan noodles and Zigong-style dishes, a branch of Sichuan cuisine from a city of the ...
Shanghai, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Shanghai consumer Council said Monday it has sent an inquiry letter to Apple over the slow-down of older iPhones after an iOS update, demanding a reply before Friday. The council demanded the cause of the performance and remedy measures as well as complete ...
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As the 2018 elections approach, there is concern about the annual Taipei-Shanghai Forum that is alternately held in either Shanghai or Taipei. It has recently been announced that the Taipei-Shanghai Forum will still be held in 2018, however this year the leadership presence at the ...
This year, Shanghai Disney Resort will welcome the Year of the Dog by combining Chinese traditions and festivities with Disney magic and fun. Throughout the resort, guests will be immersed in the holiday atmosphere as they discover new Entertainment honoring Chinese traditions with charming Disney ...
Shanghai, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai's financial market grew in 2017 with the overall transactions hitting 1.4 quadrillion yuan (about 220 trillion U.S. dollars), more than 17 percent of the municipality's GDP. Shanghai has a total of 1,537 registered financial institutions dealing in shares, bonds, futures, ...
Boy meets bird, boy loses bird, boy finds bird again. What tale could be more familiar to ballet audiences than "Swan Lake"? The story Shanghai Dance Theatre has brought to the Boch Center Shubert Theatre is similar but with a twist: The bird is in danger of becoming extinct. "Soaring Wings: Journey of ...

China's financial hub of Shanghai will limit its population to 25 million people by 2035 as part of a quest to manage "big city disease", authorities have said. The State Council said on its website late on Monday the goal to control the size of the city was part of Shanghai's masterplan for 2017-2035, which the ...
Chinese business leaders are being offered the chance to have dinner with David Cameron -- as long as they stump up the trifling sum of £12,000. Those willing to hand over the readies will also have the chance to pose for a photograph with the former Conservative leader, according to reports.
Shared bikes continue to be the double-edge sword to Shanghai living--on one hand, the convenience; on the other, they're taking up precious sidewalk space and spilling dangerously out onto roads. Multiple attempts have been (and are still being) made to help heighten user safety, ease congestion, ...
Regarding her early Shanghai days, Gabriel recalls asking her Chinese friends where the queer people of China stand. "They were like, 'there aren't any gay people in China.' After a year-and-a-half of not running into any, I actually started to believe to believe them." A chance encounter with a table full of ...
Jan 2018 laser World of Photonics China -- the biggest event for the Asian laser, optics and photonics industries -- will be held March 14 to 16 at the Shanghai New International Expo Center. More than 1000 exhibitors from all over the world are expected to showcase their latest innovations and products in intelligent ...
The week-long event is supported by the Shanghai Municipality, Shanghai Tourism bureau (Jing An District), as well as Fijian Trade Commission/Consulate General among other diplomatic corps in its preparation. E.I.C Consultancy Group Co., Ltd., the organiser and long-time advocate in promoting the ...
XINING, China, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai Xuhui's team and Heilongjiang's first team played well during the first half of China's 2017 National Curling Tournament, and topped the standings of each group with 3-0 win-loss record and 3-1 win-loss record respectively . On the men's actions on Tuesday ...
Shanghai, Dec. 26 (Xinhua) -- A Shanghai-based marketing firm has been fined 1 million yuan (152,905 U.S. dollars) for using an incomplete Chinese national map in advertisement. According to State Administration for Industry and commerce, Shanghai H&H Marketing Consulting Co. used the wrong ...
China's financial hub of Shanghai will limit its population to 25 million people by 2035 as part of a quest to manage "big city disease", the cabinet says. "By 2035, the resident population in Shanghai will be controlled at around 25 million and the total amount of land made available for construction will not ...
Google is reportedly building a new hardware team in Shanghai with a focus on smartphones and the Google Home. Google is said to have increased the number of engineers in its Shanghai team from 20 a year ago to 150 currently, with most of the recent hires being former Apple and Amazon employees ...
This comes on the back of news that CapitaLand has entered into an 838 million yuan (S$171 million) agreement to acquire a commercial land plot in Wujiaochang - one of Shanghai's most vibrant decentralised business district (DBD). The commercial space is the group's second investment in Shanghai's ...
Shanghai - Yum China Holdings Inc. announced the grand opening of the Yum China Building in Shanghai. The Yum China Building, located in the middle of the Xu Jia Hui business district, will house 1,000 employees, the company's executives and Yum China's Restaurant Support Center. "We started ...
Beijing/Shanghai (Reuters) - Shanghai has started vetting license applications for an outbound investment scheme allowing Subsidiaries of global asset ... "Shanghai has recently continued to press ahead with the QDLP pilot scheme and has started vetting QDLP licenses with plans to grant institutions ...
An artist's impression of Innov Center in the Wujiaochang district in Shanghai. The operational office block with ancillary retail is about 40 per cent leased. CapitaLand has acquired the site adjacent to this and plans to develop it into a Grade A office with a total gross floor area of 37,765 sq m.PHOTO: ...
Shui On Land has won a tender to buy two office buildings in Shanghai for 1.14 billion yuan (US$173 million), on the same day it announced it would sell half of its stake in a prime Shanghai multi-purpose property project as part of its "asset-light strategy". The deal reflects the company's commitment to ...
Shanghai (China DAILY/Asia NEWS NETWORK) - Shanghai's animation industry is estimated to hit 10 billion yuan (S$2 billion) in revenue, and the revenue of its online gaming industry will reach 90 billion yuan by 2020, Jiefang Daily reported on Tuesday (Dec 19). In the animation industry, Shanghai ...
Shanghai (China DAILY/Asia NEWS NETWORK) - Amid Shanghai's ongoing battle against signage and public advertisements with poor English translations, things can still get wild-as on the website of the Shanghai Wild Animal Park. The name of the park appears three ways: Shanghai Wild Animal ...
British Virgin Islands-based Harneys, an offshore law firm with a large Caribbean footprint. has launched a legal services office in Shanghai, making it the first major offshore firm to do so in mainland China. The outpost, led by managing partner Kristy Calvert, first opened in 2015 as a liaison and business ...
A man confessed in court on Wednesday to killing his wife and hiding her body in a refrigerator for three months. Zhu Xiaodong, 30, had been accused of strangling the woman, Yang Liping, 30, over a dispute on Oct 18, 2016, at their home in Shanghai's Hongkou district. After killing her, he wrapped the ...
But, I am convinced that the presence of the Croatian Chamber of Commerce (HGK) on the ground in China will contribute to better and more prosperous cooperation in the future, said HGK president Luka Burilović yesterday, opening a representative office of the Chamber in Shanghai, which marked the ...
BVI-headquartered Harneys has become the second offshore law firm to obtain a licence to offer international legal services in Shanghai. This new development comes two years after the firm first set up an office in the city to offer fiduciary services. Want to read more? Sign-up now for free to access The ...
In a stark departure from the usual U.S. or European venues, this year's lingerie extravaganza took place in Shanghai, China, marking the global brand's first foray into the Asian continent. As expected, the show was filled with crystals, lingerie, fanciful wings, and popular musical guests performing their hits ...
Shanghai's appeal has long been its breathtaking skyline, glitzy nightlife and brash, anything-goes attitude. cultural Mecca it was not. In recent years, though, China's commercial capital has started to develop a more sophisticated side. A host of high-profile museum openings and the launch of several ...
Shanghai stocks reversed early losses to end firmer on Wednesday, bolstered by a surge in property shares and resources firms. At the close, the Shanghai ... So far this year, the Shanghai stock index is up 7.41 per cent, while China's H-share index listed in Hong Kong is up 24.6 per cent. Shanghai stocks ...
Saturday's UFC show at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China, was a night in which the value of the show was far more than the sum of its fights or name value of its fighters. On paper, this would be a card that would seem almost a throwaway. It wasn't on U.S. television, airing on the online Fight ...
It has signed contracts with domestic yard Ningbo Xinle Shipbuilding Group for 16 chemical carriers initially, with talks ongoing for 10 more.
LATE this month, works by the four finalists in the running for the Hugo Boss Asia Art Award will go on display at Shanghai's Rockbund Art ...
Shanghai, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai Customs has released figures showing a rise in auto imports for nine consecutive months since ...
Reports over the weekend indicated that Tesla was close to finalizing a deal to produce in a free-trade zone in Shanghai. This would allow ...
Shanghai stocks edged up yesterday as market sentiment was lifted by Shanghai's plan to build a free trade port and the Chinese central ...
He was recently visiting Shanghai and Hangzhou with a delegation from the Irish city of Cork, which included Lord Mayor Tony Fitzgerald and ...
Tesla has entered an agreement to build its own factory in Shanghai, a first-of-its-kind deal for a foreign automaker, the Wall Street Journal ...
The longest metro system in the world is about to get even longer, with Shanghai's newest line poised to open in December. Covering more ...


 

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