Chat in China's biggest English language forum.
Receive our weekly
newsletter.
Find an apartment or rent
yours out.

Join the Shanghai Expat Community!

*   *   *  
*   *  captcha
refresh
  Sign up for Shanghai Expat newsletter.
  Sign up for Shanghai Family newsletter.
  I agree with the Shanghai Expat Terms of Service.  
Register   or   Sign in
CLOSE X
Email or username:
Password: Forgot your password?
Home / Blog

LATEST SHANGHAI NEWS

Dulwich College Shanghai: Striving to Make a Difference Through Service

Dulwich College Shanghai: Striving to Make a Difference Through Service

Service Learning should be a vital component of every student’s educational journey, and that is certainly our belief at
Feb. 15, 2017, 11:20 a.m. by Sponsored Article
LOOK: Thousands Of Beijing Couples Queue Up To Marry On Valentine's

LOOK: Thousands Of Beijing Couples Queue Up To Marry On Valentine's

Photos of thousands of couples lining up to register their marriage at the Beijing Civil Affairs Bureau on V-day have go
Feb. 15, 2017, 10:37 a.m. by Jordan Harris
Disney Trades Blows with Local Chinese Government Over New Park Rumours

Disney Trades Blows with Local Chinese Government Over New Park Rumours

The Walt Disney Company was forced to deny claims that it would be constructing a third park in China after a local gove
Feb. 15, 2017, 9:36 a.m. by Dan Entwistle
7 Exotic Critters You Never Knew Lived In Shanghai

7 Exotic Critters You Never Knew Lived In Shanghai

Exotic animals in Shanghai aren't limited to the ones served in restaurants. Here are seven unlikely creatures that call
Feb. 14, 2017, 8:05 p.m. by Ben Cost
WATCH: China’s 7 Best Hot Sauces

WATCH: China’s 7 Best Hot Sauces

For far too long Shanghai's hot sauce lovers have had to suffer the indignity of subjecting their tastebuds to a handful
Feb. 14, 2017, 6:09 p.m. by Dan Entwistle
33 Dead In Horrific Taipei Bus Crash

33 Dead In Horrific Taipei Bus Crash

A tour bus overturned on a highway in Taipei's Nangang district yesterday night killing 33 and injuring 11. The bus was
Feb. 14, 2017, 5:57 p.m. by Jordan Harris
China No Longer Boasts The World's Deadliest Pollution

China No Longer Boasts The World's Deadliest Pollution

Here's one world record China's glad to divest itself of. According to the NY Times India now has the world's
Feb. 14, 2017, 4:57 p.m. by Jordan Harris
LOOK: Hubei Officials Busted Sleeping During Lecture On Work Ethic

LOOK: Hubei Officials Busted Sleeping During Lecture On Work Ethic

Six Hubei officials pitched reporters everywhere a fastball down the middle after they were busted sleeping and playing
Feb. 14, 2017, 10:08 a.m. by Ben Cost
Your Complete Guide To Consulates And Embassies In China

Your Complete Guide To Consulates And Embassies In China

This week, Maxxelli analyzed the consulates and embassies in China’s major cities. They hope you find the data useful fo
Feb. 14, 2017, 7:58 a.m. by maxxelli
5 Chinese Aphrodisiacs That'll Help You End Valentine's With A Bang

5 Chinese Aphrodisiacs That'll Help You End Valentine's With A Bang

Every Valentine's, publications all over the world waterboard us with the same articles on alleged aphrodisiacs like oys
Feb. 13, 2017, 7:11 p.m. by Ben Cost
SHEX Valentine's Giveaway: Win Tickets To Shanghai Disneyland!

SHEX Valentine's Giveaway: Win Tickets To Shanghai Disneyland!

Tired of splurging on flowers and overpriced milk chocolate every V-day? No worries, this week we are giving away not on
Feb. 13, 2017, 4:43 p.m. by Jordan Harris
LOOK: Traditional Chinese Artist Carves QR Code For Latest Piece

LOOK: Traditional Chinese Artist Carves QR Code For Latest Piece

It seems Chinese traditionalists are slowly modernizing their crafts. Last week a Buddhist temple in Shanghai put out a
Feb. 13, 2017, 12:26 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Shanghai Man Hits Up Nightclub, Finds 14-Year-Old Daughter Working As Hostess

Shanghai Man Hits Up Nightclub, Finds 14-Year-Old Daughter Working As Hostess

Sitting at a nightclub surrounded by pretty girls is all fun and games until you realize one of them is your daughter...
Feb. 13, 2017, 11:29 a.m. by Jordan Harris
You Can Now Follow Bill Gates On WeChat

You Can Now Follow Bill Gates On WeChat

Heads up WeChatters (gotta think of a catchier name)! You can now follow Microsoft Founder and world's richest man, Bill
Feb. 13, 2017, 9:54 a.m. by Ben Cost
The 5 Best Pollution Apps For Coping In Shanghai

The 5 Best Pollution Apps For Coping In Shanghai

Tired of having to play respiratory Russian roulette every time you venture outside in Shanghai? Not to worry, we've rou
Feb. 10, 2017, 6:50 p.m. by Ben Cost
no thumbnail

Renegade Kite Delays 20 Flights At Zhengzhou Airport

Yeah maybe an area full of aircrafts taking off and landing isn't the best area to fly your kite... Over 20 flights were
Feb. 10, 2017, 5:43 p.m. by Jordan Harris
LOOK: How Chinese Cope With Being Single On Valentine's Day

LOOK: How Chinese Cope With Being Single On Valentine's Day

Feb 14th is a big date for any couples around the world, and although China has it's own Valentine's day (Qixi Festival)
Feb. 10, 2017, 3:35 p.m. by Jordan Harris
Xi Commends Trump Backing One-China Policy During Their First Phonecall

Xi Commends Trump Backing One-China Policy During Their First Phonecall

Despite a tumultuous past few months, it appears everything is once again hunky dory with the Xi-Trump bromance. During
Feb. 10, 2017, 2:25 p.m. by Ben Cost
Hangzhou Hospital Admits To Accidentally Infecting 5 Patients With AIDS

Hangzhou Hospital Admits To Accidentally Infecting 5 Patients With AIDS

Go in for a booster jab, come out with......a deadly incurable disease. Medical staff at Hangzhou's Zhejiang Provin
Feb. 10, 2017, 11:34 a.m. by Jordan Harris
Shanghai's Jade Buddha Temple Recruiting Web Editors To Help Spread Gospel

Shanghai's Jade Buddha Temple Recruiting Web Editors To Help Spread Gospel

We always knew the internet was "habit-forming," but this takes it to a new level. Shanghai's Jade Buddha Temp
Feb. 10, 2017, 11:27 a.m. by Ben Cost