Mar 17, 2017

Muji Shanghai shops cleared of unsafe food claims lodged by show

Shanghai government inspectors said they found no evidence to support a Chinese television show's claim that Muji retail stores in the city stocked food imported from areas of Japan allegedly contaminated by radiation. The CCTV show allegations dragged the chain's stock down Thursday in ...

Dec 19, 2016

Ramen park opens in Shanghai with seven Japanese eateries

A theme park featuring seven popular Japanese ramen restaurants opened at Joy City shopping mall in Shanghai on Monday. The restaurants, selected from such regions as Hokkaido and Fukuoka prefectures, will offer local ramen to Shanghai residents. According to mobile game operator Klab Inc., which runs ...

/ Jun 13, 2016

Shanghai police identify suspect in airport explosion

Shanghai police say they've identified a 29-year-old inveterate gambler as the lead suspect behind a small explosion at the city's main international airport that injured four people. A statement issued Monday on the police force's microblog said Zhou Xingbai had traveled to Shanghai from the ...

Jun 13, 2016

Four injured as explosives thrown at Shanghai's Pudong airport

A man hurled a bottle containing home-made explosives inside the main international airport in China's commercial hub of Shanghai on Sunday, injuring four people before attempting to kill himself, authorities said. The unidentified man removed at least one bottle containing explosive materials from a backpack ...

China's richest man declares war on Disney with giant theme park

May 28, 2016

China's richest man declares war on Disney with giant theme park

The Chinese conglomerate Wanda on Saturday opened its first theme park, with its billionaire boss declaring war on Disney weeks before the American entertainment giant launches a similar attraction in Shanghai. "Wanda City," in southeastern Nanchang, comprises a giant mall set over 2 sq. kilometers ...