NHL taps into new market in China

/ Sep 22, 2017

NHL taps into new market in China

A golden dragon was held aloft on poles by skaters. Kobe Bryant appeared on video. NHL mascots gave the crowd a primer on what this odd game is all about. NHL preseason hockey made its debut in China — a 5-2 victory by the Los ...

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 ...