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Young investors take a shine to online products
China2017-03-27 10:01March 28 2017 02:24:49

Young investors take a shine to online products

Wealth management and quick returns assume significance in digital-age financial services

Simple nod for cultural items next
China2017-03-27 10:01March 28 2017 02:24:49

Simple nod for cultural items next

Companies dealing in cultural products and artworks in the Shanghai free trade zone will benefit from a simplified approval process, according to Shanghai Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau.

Boy on bike killed in collision
China2017-03-27 10:01March 28 2017 02:24:49

Boy on bike killed in collision

A boy, thought to be about 10 years old, died after being in collision with a coach while riding an ofo rental bike in the city’s downtown on Sunday afternoon, police said.

Family doctors reduce pressure at hospitals
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Family doctors reduce pressure at hospitals

In Shanghai’s major hospitals, long queues fill the corridors and waiting rooms are full.

Fines day for not wearing safety belts
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Fines day for not wearing safety belts

About 450 car passengers found not wearing seat belts were fined 50 yuan ($7) on Saturday — the first day the new traffic law in Shanghai came into force —Shanghai traffic police said.

Stephen Hawking 'beamed' to Hong Kong to deliver speech
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Stephen Hawking 'beamed' to Hong Kong to deliver speech

“Could you hear me?” Stephen Hawking asked in his iconic computer-synthesized voice, getting a cheerful “yes” from hundreds of people in a speech hall at the Hong Kong Science Park.

Clearing procedures faster after airport renovation
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Clearing procedures faster after airport renovation

A dozen self-service clearance channels were put into use yesterday at the entry section of the newly renovated Building A terminal of Hongqiao International Airport as it officially reopened.

HNA buys stake in OMAM
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

HNA buys stake in OMAM

Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co agreed to buy a 25 percent stake in UK-based OM Asset Management (OMAM)

China's 'unicorns' nearly double to 131: official
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

China's 'unicorns' nearly double to 131: official

China had 131 billion dollars worth of private start-ups by the end of 2016, nearly doubling the figure of the year before, said an official with Ministry of Science and Technology.

China to conduct 2nd scientific survey on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

China to conduct 2nd scientific survey on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

The government of Tibet Autonomous Region and Chinese Academy of Sciences have agreed to launch a large-scale survey of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, 40 years after the first was conducted.

Plans to expand senior card benefits
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Plans to expand senior card benefits

Shanghai is looking into expanding the use of senior cards — a type of bank debit card that is credited monthly — to give more preferential treatments to Shanghai’s senior citizens.

Buddhist scriptures provide a feast for researchers
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Buddhist scriptures provide a feast for researchers

More than 40 Buddhism experts from home and abroad began researching a batch of historic Buddhist scriptures in Shanghai over the weekend.

Aussie researchers ask amateur stargazers to help find 'Planet 9' in our Solar System
China2017-03-27 10:00March 28 2017 02:24:49

Aussie researchers ask amateur stargazers to help find 'Planet 9' in our Solar System

The Australian National University (ANU) has called on amateur astronomers to help its researchers find a new planet in the Solar System.

Hong Kong elects first female Chief Executive
China2017-03-26 19:27March 28 2017 02:24:49

Hong Kong elects first female Chief Executive

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, also known as Carrie Lam, has won Sunday's election as the fifth chief executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR).

Shanghai introduces tough new road traffic regulations
China2017-03-26 19:26March 28 2017 02:24:49

Shanghai introduces tough new road traffic regulations

A set of new road traffic regulations deemed as the "toughest traffic regulations in history", came into force in Shanghai on Saturday.

Nepal set to promote pashmina products in China via Belt and Road platform
China2017-03-26 12:01March 28 2017 02:24:49

Nepal set to promote pashmina products in China via Belt and Road platform

The Belt and Road International Trade and Investment Platform, a mutual exchange platform of global purchasers and suppliers, has agreed to promote Nepalese pashmina products in China, local chapter of the platform said.

Greater Bay Area new highlight in China's economy
China2017-03-26 12:01March 28 2017 02:24:49

Greater Bay Area new highlight in China's economy

Industrial experts and officials believe that the “Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area” will provide strong support for an upgraded economy in China and drive economic development in southern China.

China, Australia need to expand two-way open-up in services, investment: Chinese premier
China2017-03-26 10:32March 28 2017 02:24:49

China, Australia need to expand two-way open-up in services, investment: Chinese premier

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Friday that the Chinese and Australian governments should create a better trade and investment environment in order to expand two-way open-up in services and investment.

Twitter eyes paid subscription service for first time
China2017-03-26 10:31March 28 2017 02:24:49

Twitter eyes paid subscription service for first time

The social network Twitter is considering implementing a paid subscription service, a premium version of its popular TweetDeck interface aimed at professionals.

Stanford report calls for closer U.S.-China collaboration on solar energy
China2017-03-26 10:01March 28 2017 02:24:49

Stanford report calls for closer U.S.-China collaboration on solar energy

A new report from Stanford University researchers calls for China and the United States to work more closely together on solar energy with each country capitalizing on its particular strengths.

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