Section feed »

All In Focus Articles

More News


Mass global IT outage a wake-up call for more resilient cyber security

Mass global IT outage a wake-up call for more resilient cyber security

Airlines, media, retailers, hospitals, banks, and essentially, any organization that relied on CrowdStrike’s service to protect their Microsoft system from viruses and malware, are still recovering from...

July 23, 2024, Tuesday


High service charges on event ticket refunds call for further regulation

High service charges on event ticket refunds call for further regulation

Cultural performances have become a powerful catalyst for culture-related sales. Furthermore, ID-based booking, which effectively curbs scalping, is contributing to the revitalization of the cultural...

Wan Lixin | July 22, 2024, Monday


Laughter is the best medicine. So who’s putting a smile on our faces?

Laughter is the best medicine. So who’s putting a smile on our faces?

“WHEN my dad visited Shanghai and we were walking down the street one night, we saw a van unloading a pile of rental bikes. My father was shocked because in our homeland, the bikes would all be all stolen ...

Lu Feiran | July 19, 2024, Friday


Watch the birdie! Badminton players balk at soaring shuttlecocks prices

Watch the birdie! Badminton players balk at soaring shuttlecocks prices

In the sizzling summer heat, there’s a chill permeating the sport of badminton. The cost of shuttlecocks keeps soaring....

Wan Lixin | July 18, 2024, Thursday


A revered kung fu master may be Italian in roots, but he’s Chinese in heart

A revered kung fu master may be Italian in roots, but he’s Chinese in heart

With 36 years of practice under his belt, Italian Kleber Battaglia has become a martial arts master and now runs a school in Shanghai to try to pass kung fu on to younger generations....

Li Qian | July 16, 2024, Tuesday


A testing road ahead. Will robot taxies drive the future?

A testing road ahead. Will robot taxies drive the future?

FROM the spinning jenny to steam engines, from telephones to airplanes, every new leap forward in technology in the past 200 years has initially been greeted with some skepticism, if not trepidation. The ...

Yang Jian | July 15, 2024, Monday


Unmasking criminals: Law enforcement officials face a growing camouflage ruse

Unmasking criminals: Law enforcement officials face a growing camouflage ruse

In March, a man in Shanghai used a silicone face mask to disguise himself as an elderly person and broke into four homes, stealing over 100,000 yuan (US$13,700) worth of valuables. He was later arrested...

Yang Jian | July 11, 2024, Thursday


You’re in! University admission letters welcome new students with panache

You’re in! University admission letters welcome new students with panache

Chinese universities are introducing very creative admission letters for their incoming students to tout their unique identities and cultures....

Yang Jian | July 10, 2024, Wednesday


Conservation efforts help rare fish flourish in China’s largest lake

Conservation efforts help rare fish flourish in China’s largest lake

Tens of thousands of naked carp, an endemic species in Qinghai Lake, the largest lake in China, swim upstream against the current to spawn, creating a spectacular scene with the river packed with these...

July 9, 2024, Tuesday


Community chief transforms Anqiu neighborhood with innovations

Community chief transforms Anqiu neighborhood with innovations

LEI Guoxing, the Party secretary of Anqiu Residential Area in Hongkou District, is spearheading a series of innovative community transformations. Her efforts have led to the creation of a 25-square-meter ...

Yang Jian | July 8, 2024, Monday




 

Copyright © 1999- Shanghai Daily. All rights reserved.Preferably viewed with Internet Explorer 8 or newer browsers.

沪公网安备 31010602000204号