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Shanghai's Moronic City Planners Plan To Cap Population At 25 Million By 2040

Shanghai's Moronic City Planners Plan To Cap Population At 25 Million By 2040

Remember when you banked on the shoe you bought for your six-year-old fitting them when they turned 30? No! Well, enter
Aug. 24, 2016, noon by Jordan Harris
The World's Oldest Woman Turns 119

The World's Oldest Woman Turns 119

The oldest woman in the world, Fu Suqing from Sichuan Province, recently had her 119th birthday, which she celebrated by
Aug. 23, 2016, 4:03 p.m. by Jordan Harris
China's Yi Jianlian Signs With The Los Angeles Lakers

China's Yi Jianlian Signs With The Los Angeles Lakers

The NBA's Los Angeles Lakers announced yesterday that they have signed the Chinese Olympic team's 28-year-old power
Aug. 23, 2016, 2:43 p.m. by Ben Cost
LOOK: Guizhou Middle School Converts Public Toilets Into Kids Dormitory

LOOK: Guizhou Middle School Converts Public Toilets Into Kids Dormitory

"How did you sleep?" "Oh you know, pretty shitty as always"Now we know why people here seem to crap
Aug. 23, 2016, 2:05 p.m. by Jordan Harris
WATCH: Thousands Chase Rare Pokemon Through Streets Of Taipei

WATCH: Thousands Chase Rare Pokemon Through Streets Of Taipei

A Tsunami? Godzilla attacking? Nope, just people playing Pokemon Go on a Sunday in Taipei. This past Sunday, people
Aug. 23, 2016, 11:10 a.m. by Jordan Harris
Welcome to the 13th Annual Family Day Culture Fest!

Welcome to the 13th Annual Family Day Culture Fest!

Join City Weekend Parents & Kids for an action packed weekend of activities and games on Oct. 22 and Oct. 23! &
Aug. 22, 2016, 5:07 p.m. by Shanghai Family Magazine
7 People In Shanghai Who Take Their Jobs Too Seriously

7 People In Shanghai Who Take Their Jobs Too Seriously

'Jobsworth' is an English phrase, meaning someone who takes their job way, way too seriously. Every country has them, an
Aug. 22, 2016, 4:15 p.m. by Quentin Grape
Fresh Tips: August Issue

Fresh Tips: August Issue

Lovin' SpoonfulLittle Spoonful is the first fresh baby food company in China offering a variety of nutritious options fo
Aug. 22, 2016, 3:20 p.m. by
China Might Start Banning Unruly Tourists From Traveling Abroad

China Might Start Banning Unruly Tourists From Traveling Abroad

Tired of ugly Chinese tourists wreaking havoc in your hometown? You might not have to for much longer. China has pledged
Aug. 22, 2016, 2:16 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Fu Yuanhui Visits Shanghai Disney

Fu Yuanhui Visits Shanghai Disney

Everybody's favorite Olympic athlete, Fu Yuanhui was spotted yesterday hanging out with Mickey and friends at Shanghai D
Aug. 22, 2016, 11:46 a.m. by Dan Entwistle
WATCH: Firefighters Dredge 'Dead Body' From River, Turns Out To Be A Guy Sleeping

WATCH: Firefighters Dredge 'Dead Body' From River, Turns Out To Be A Guy Sleeping

Most of the time when you see a body floating in the water you expect the guy to be dead right? (probably killed by his
Aug. 22, 2016, 10:34 a.m. by Jordan Harris
Oops They Did It Again! Rio Games F’s Up Chinese Flag

Oops They Did It Again! Rio Games F’s Up Chinese Flag

Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. It’s been just two weeks since the Rio Games Organizers made international headlines for rais
Aug. 22, 2016, 10:08 a.m. by Dan Entwistle
The Lion King Musical: London VS Shanghai

The Lion King Musical: London VS Shanghai

While Shanghai Disney opened to much fanfare earlier last month, the park’s rides and badly behaved tourists have, unfor
Aug. 20, 2016, 1:28 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
5 Places To Watch UFC 202 In Shanghai

5 Places To Watch UFC 202 In Shanghai

Don’t miss out on your chance to catch the highly-anticipated UFC 202 this Sunday! Watch Irish sensation Conor McGregor
Aug. 19, 2016, 4:51 p.m. by Issy Houston
Guangzhou Now Offering CEO Training Course For Three-Year-Olds

Guangzhou Now Offering CEO Training Course For Three-Year-Olds

And we thought Chinese kids start applying for college ridiculously early. Yes, you read right. A Guangzhou school is in
Aug. 19, 2016, 4:01 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Healthy Habits: Eat Local

Healthy Habits: Eat Local

I’m a big advocate of Slow Food, which means eating within a local geographical radius, supporting local farmers and art
Aug. 19, 2016, 3:45 p.m. by Kimberly Ashton
Chinese Student Attempts To Assassinate Queen Of England, Fails Spectacularly

Chinese Student Attempts To Assassinate Queen Of England, Fails Spectacularly

Hang Zhang, a 25-year-old Chinese student who is studying at the University of Sheffield attempted to take a knife conce
Aug. 19, 2016, 1:03 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Shanghai Piece Of Land Sells For A Record 11 Billion RMB

Shanghai Piece Of Land Sells For A Record 11 Billion RMB

Got a couple of billion yuan lying around? Tired of throwing it away on hookers and recreational activities? What are yo
Aug. 19, 2016, 11:29 a.m. by Jordan Harris
Shandong Boss Fines Employees 50RMB Each For Not Commenting On His Weibo Posts

Shandong Boss Fines Employees 50RMB Each For Not Commenting On His Weibo Posts

A manager of a Shandong travel agency made waves online after it came out that he had fined more than 200 of his employe
Aug. 18, 2016, 5:57 p.m. by Ben Cost
Meth-filled Mooncakes Seized From 16-Year-Old Pregnant Girl In Kunming

Meth-filled Mooncakes Seized From 16-Year-Old Pregnant Girl In Kunming

Kunming, a city known for being high, but not of the substance-induced variety, is now apparently a meth den. On Wednesd
Aug. 18, 2016, 5:12 p.m. by Jordan Harris