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  • China-Europe freight train carries international mail from Shanghai for first time

    A China-Europe freight train (Shanghai) carrying about 520 bags and 9.38 tons of international mail departed from the Alashankou Port recently, reported Shanghai Securities News. 


  • Young people from 16 foreign countries join Shanghai Int'l Sister Cities Youth Camp to experience Chinese culture

    The 2024 Shanghai International Sister Cities Youth Camp, hosted by Putuo District Education Bureau, was held in Shanghai from July 3 to 16.


  • Ancient Egyptian exhibition in Shanghai boosts cultural, tourism exchanges: Egypt's antiquities official

    The grand exhibition of ancient Egyptian artifacts in Shanghai provides an overview of the ancient Egyptian civilization, marking a new chapter for cultural exchanges between Egypt and China, said Mohamed Ismail Khaled, secretary general of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA).


  • China's first new energy ferry sets sail from Shanghai

    Given with the hull number of "Shanghai 11", China's first new energy ferry set sail on its maiden voyage from Shanghai on July 17, ushering in a new era of green development for the ferry industry in Shanghai, reported Shanghai Securities News.


  • Shanghai Fashion Week leads global fashion trends and showcases oriental aesthetics with world influence: report

    Shanghai Fashion Week ranked fifth among the eight global major fashion weeks in 2023, leading the trends of global fashion industry and showcasing oriental aesthetics to world audiences with its global influence, according to the Global Fashion Industry Index-Fashion Week Vitality Index Report 2023 released in Shanghai on July 6.


  • ICC China Arbitration Day held in Shanghai to focus on new trends in global dispute resolution

    The first International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) China Arbitration Day, jointly organized by the ICC International Court of Arbitration and the ICC China, kicked off in Shanghai on July 4.


  • Shanghai's two airports handle 1.7 times more inbound passengers in H1

    Shanghai's two airports saw a surge in inbound passengers in the first half of 2024 as China moved to spur the inbound tourism market with more visa-free policies.


  • 【Financial Str. Release】China ups efforts to build Shanghai into strong international financial center

    China has intensified moves to develop its Shanghai Municipality into a "strong international financial center" as part of the efforts to build up financial strength and promote high-level opening up.


  • Dragon boat race presents Chinese-style "Fast and Furious" in eastern China metropolis

    When 36 Chinese and overseas teams gathered on Suzhou Creek during June 1-2, their passion and speedy rowing in a local dragon boat tournament presented a Chinese-style "Fast and Furious" to the excited spectators.


  • Shanghai looks to the future for high-quality development

    In east China's Shanghai Municipality, the "future" has continued to be a key word driving high-quality development in industries such as high-end equipment, smart terminals, biomedicine, and aerospace.


  • Construction of Asia's largest hangar begins in Shanghai

    Construction has begun on an international aviation maintenance services platform belonging to China Eastern Airlines in the Yangshan special comprehensive bonded zone in east China's Shanghai Municipality.


  • Xinhua Headlines: From super factories to super tools, Shanghai heralds development of new quality productive forces

    A new round of industrial upgrading featuring "new quality productive forces" is ongoing in the eastern Chinese metropolis of Shanghai.


  • Tesla's "milestone" Shanghai battery factory breaks ground

    Tesla broke ground on a mega factory in Shanghai on Thursday to manufacture its energy-storage batteries known as Megapacks, a project hailed as a "milestone" by the U.S. carmaker.


  • Across China: Flamenco performance wins hearts of Shanghai audience

    A Spanish Flamenco adaptation of "Carmen," an 1845 French novella by Prosper Merrimee, was staged at the AIA Grand Theatre in Shanghai on Tuesday night.


  • Shanghai issues prepaid travel cards for inbound travelers' convenience

    Shanghai has released Shanghai Pass, a multipurpose prepaid travel card, to facilitate easy payment by inbound travelers and other visitors not in favor of mobile payment.


  • 【Financial Str. Release】Hong Kong, Shanghai to boost financial ties

    The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and Shanghai on Thursday agreed to further enhance cooperation to boost the financial strength of both cities.


  • Sino-French sound art exhibition opens in Shanghai

    A Sino-French exhibition titled "I Never Dream Otherwise than Awake: Journeys in Sound" was unveiled at the West Bund Museum in Shanghai on Thursday.


  • Mercedes-Benz upgrades R&D center in Shanghai

    Mercedes-Benz inaugurated a new building in Shanghai in east China on Friday as an upgrade of its R&D center in the metropolis, with an investment of 69 million yuan (about 9.71 million U.S. dollars).


  • "Laowai" in China | Shanghai sees a surge of inbound visitors in first two months of 2024

    According to the statistics from local cultural and tourism authorities, in the first two months of this year, Shanghai received 705,000 inbound visitors, up 299 percent year-on-year.


  • Shanghai ports see rising vehicle exports in Q1

    Shanghai ports exported 529,000 vehicles in the first quarter of 2024, up 30.7 percent from the same period last year, Shanghai customs said Thursday.


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