Society


Lighthouse keepers bear isolation, boredom

IT’S a lonely job working in the East China Sea, some 30 kilometers offshore from Shanghai. But a crew of lighthouse keepers on a tiny island fills a crucial role in maritime navigation. Their base is ...

February 1, 2019, Friday


City forges ahead with stable development

SHANGHAI remains confident it can achieve an annual GDP growth of between 6 and 6.5 percent but is prepared to tackle challenges ahead, the city’s Mayor Ying Yong told a press conference at the conclusion ...

February 1, 2019, Friday


Garbage regulations approved

LOCAL legislators have overwhelmingly backed Shanghai’s first domestic garbage management regulations. Of the 834 deputies in the Shanghai People’s Congress who voted on the draft, 818 voted for and five ...

February 1, 2019, Friday


No holiday for Zhoupu's police

AS night falls, a police car speeds out of the station in Zhoupu in the Pudong New Area after a 110 call – for help with a wasp’s nest in a residential neighborhood. Another call shortly afterward is ...

February 1, 2019, Friday


The sweet taste of free trade at CIIE

THE first China International Import Expo concluded on Saturday with sizable deals signed, signaling China’s historic transition from an export powerhouse to an import nation. Deals for intended purchase ...

November 12, 2018, Monday


All together now: It’s a small world after all

Introducing a technology using light to enable data communication and displaying holograms of Chinese and British flags fluttering on the wall, the UK pavilion at the first China International Import Expo...

November 7, 2018, Wednesday


Old friends aim to build on deep ties

Czech companies plan to co-build aviation radars in China, train Chinese pilots, and build a new Confucius Institute, under eight MOUs signed at the Czech-China Business Forum at the CIIE yesterday....

November 7, 2018, Wednesday


Old friends aim to build on deep ties

Czech companies plan to co-build aviation radars in China, train Chinese pilots, and build a new Confucius Institute, under eight MOUs signed at the Czech-China Business Forum at the CIIE yesterday....

November 7, 2018, Wednesday


‘Innovation country’ eyes new partners in growth

France is branding itself as a country of innovation at the expo, in which 70 French companies from different industries are taking part....

November 7, 2018, Wednesday


‘Innovation country’ eyes new partners in growth

France is branding itself as a country of innovation at the expo, in which 70 French companies from different industries are taking part....

November 7, 2018, Wednesday




 

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