Tag Archives: Shanghai

Shanghai girls

Sexy Beijing‘s new episode about a new book on Shanghainese women, featuring an interview with the author Mina Hanbury-Tenison and street interviews with Beijingers on the subject.

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Shanghai citizens declare a day of mourning

Coverage of public mourning for the victims of the 2010.11.15 Jing’an apartment fire in Shanghai.

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Aftermath of the Shanghai fire: poor govt. supervision and dodgy sub contracting

The aftermath of the deadly Shanghai blaze that killed 79 people earlier this week.

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Deadly Shanghai fire in highrise building

A fire has ripped through a high-rise building in central Shanghai leaving at least eight people dead and more than 90 injured according to official sources.

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Ai Weiwei’s river crab banquet

Artist and activist Ai Weiwei is put under house arrest in Beijing, but but his river crab party in Shanghai goes on without him.

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The people want positive news

A Beijinger writes to the Shanghai Party Committee to recommend that the local news be more positive.

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Beijing is China’s wealthiest town, according to Hurun

Beijing ranks on top of the list of mainland China’s provincial-level municipalities for having the highest number of the country’s richest people

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Old and new: the Bund reopens in Shanghai

East and west on today’s front pages.

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Shanghai Expo: A significant event or cash up in smoke?

Shanghai Expo 2010 a.k.a. The World’s Fair: a significant event or just a big waste of cash

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Shanghai in miniature

A tilt-short video of Shanghai by Joe Nafis, showing the city looking like a miniature scale model.

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