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SHEX Reviews: The Hop Project 2.0

SHEX Reviews: The Hop Project 2.0

We’ve never been huge fans of The Hop Project. Like most venues on Yongkang Lu it was tiny, crowded and had unbearably s
Sept. 30, 2016, 5:27 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
Beijing Gets Giant Smog-eating Tower to Reduce Pollution

Beijing Gets Giant Smog-eating Tower to Reduce Pollution

It's no secret that Beijing has some of the worst pollution in the world. Despite the government's best efforts, they se
Sept. 30, 2016, 5:15 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Look: China Builds Completely Transparent Bathrooms

Look: China Builds Completely Transparent Bathrooms

If you often feel lonely while squeezing one out, fear no more, you can now watch your friends dump together at this rid
Sept. 30, 2016, 3:33 p.m. by Jordan Harris
4 World Records China has Broken This Month

4 World Records China has Broken This Month

It's no secret that In recent years China has developed at an alarmingly fast rate. As part of their quest to reclaim th
Sept. 30, 2016, 11:47 a.m. by Jordan Harris
At Least 32 Missing In Landslide Sparked By Typhoon Megi

At Least 32 Missing In Landslide Sparked By Typhoon Megi

At least 32 people have been confirmed missing in Zhejiang in wake of landslides triggered by Typhoon Megi. The first sl
Sept. 29, 2016, 12:46 p.m. by Ben Cost
Chinese Tourists Spent 2.25 Trillion RMB In First Half Of 2016

Chinese Tourists Spent 2.25 Trillion RMB In First Half Of 2016

Chinese tourists have spent a record amount in the first half of 2016, dropping a total 2.25 trillion RMB (yes that's tr
Sept. 29, 2016, 11:58 a.m. by Jordan Harris
5 Museums in Shanghai to Visit

5 Museums in Shanghai to Visit

Shanghai isn't all about dining and nightlife, there are tons to keep the culture bug in us happy - from stunning art de
Sept. 28, 2016, 4:48 p.m. by
Mao's Tiananmen Square Portrait Gets Replaced

Mao's Tiananmen Square Portrait Gets Replaced

Last night, the portrait of Chairman Mao that hangs at the head of Tiananmen Square was replaced.Work began at 10:40pm a
Sept. 28, 2016, 1:53 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
10 Dumpling Stores Shut Down for Selling Aluminum-infused Baozi

10 Dumpling Stores Shut Down for Selling Aluminum-infused Baozi

In yet another case of poor health and safety practices, a series of dumpling restaurants in Yiwu, Zhejiang, have been s
Sept. 28, 2016, 12:55 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
The 6 Best Places To Take A Dump In Shanghai

The 6 Best Places To Take A Dump In Shanghai

George Costanza has long been hailed a hero of those in search of a comfy dump. The pioneer of bathroom etiquette, his u
Sept. 28, 2016, 12:43 p.m. by Jorge Castellanos
Typhoon Megi Kills 4 In Taiwan Before Battering Mainland

Typhoon Megi Kills 4 In Taiwan Before Battering Mainland

Typhoon Megi struck at the heart of Taiwan yesterday, killing four, injuring over 250 people and leaving 2.9 million res
Sept. 28, 2016, 12:20 p.m. by Jordan Harris
China Completes World's Longest Sea Bridge

China Completes World's Longest Sea Bridge

 Taking a ferry from Hong Kong to Macau will soon be a thing of the past. After seven grueling years of constructio
Sept. 28, 2016, 10:08 a.m. by Jordan Harris
China Boasts The Deadliest Pollution On Earth According To WHO

China Boasts The Deadliest Pollution On Earth According To WHO

For the first time ever, WHO (World Health Organization) has compared smog statistics in different countries to compile
Sept. 27, 2016, 4:22 p.m. by Jordan Harris
How To Sue A Chinese Company

How To Sue A Chinese Company

When you are drafting a contract, it is important that you understand how to effectively use contract law. One of the fu
Sept. 27, 2016, 12:59 p.m. by maxxelli
Q&A with Peyton Manning

Q&A with Peyton Manning

On Sunday, September 25th, the fifth floor of Metro City was packed with Peyton Manning fans. Images of the famous quart
Sept. 27, 2016, 12:36 p.m. by Jennifer Stevens
Shexplorer: Gansu Province

Shexplorer: Gansu Province

  Gansu Province is situated in Northwest China, wedged between Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, Qinghai and Sichuan.
Sept. 26, 2016, 4:53 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Mastering Mandarin

Mastering Mandarin

The Chinese language can drive you crazy, but learning Chinese is not impossible and can be –dare we say it – a lot of f
Sept. 26, 2016, 4:21 p.m. by Saga Ringmar
4 Ways to Deal with Curly Hair in Shanghai

4 Ways to Deal with Curly Hair in Shanghai

Living in a land of straight hair when you have curly locks is no joke. You’ll likely find yourself worrying not only ab
Sept. 26, 2016, 4:06 p.m. by Nicole Chia
China Developing New Generation Of Super Trains Capable of 500 Kmh

China Developing New Generation Of Super Trains Capable of 500 Kmh

Teleportation might be years off, but here's the next best thing. China is designing a new generation of trains that wil
Sept. 26, 2016, 3:32 p.m. by Jordan Harris
The Shanghai Show Podcast: Episode 1 | Concrete & Grass

The Shanghai Show Podcast: Episode 1 | Concrete & Grass

Following their hilarious spoof on the death of Yongkang Lu, The Shanghai Show is back with the first episode of their w
Sept. 26, 2016, 3:28 p.m. by Chris Holmes