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Urban home gardening takes root amid epidemic

Planting greenery at home and sharing seeds with neighbors has become a popular activity among some locals looking to relieve depression amid the coronavirus...

Q&A about foreigners entry-exit issues in mainland China

Question: Are foreigners allowed to enter or exit as usual during the period of epidemic prevention and control? Answer: The Chinese government has taken a...

Huawei to offer 5G, foldable smartphones

Huawei Technologies sold more than 10 million 5G smartphones in January, after selling 240 million units in 2019, making it the world's second-largest smartphone...

Shanghai launches registration scheme for purchasing masks

Shanghai residents will soon be able to register at their neighborhood or village committees with valid identity documents and buy masks at designated pharmacies...

No foreigners have been infected with coronavirus in Shanghai

No foreigners in Shanghai or residents from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan have been infected with coronavirus, Zhang Xiaosong, director of the Shanghai Foreign...

Apple closes Chinese stores until next Sunday

Apple Inc has decided to close all Apple stores on the Chinese mainland until February 9 due to the coronavirus outbreak, the company said...

CIMIC Group donates supplies to frontline virus fighters

A truck left Shanghai for Wuhan on Thursday morning loaded with 13 electro-cardiscope monitors and 900 boxes of sanitary towels, disposable period panties and...

Honor values 5G ecosystem at 100 trillion yuan

Chinese tech firms are developing an ecosystem for 5G technology, covering chips, smartphones and other devices and services, Shanghai Daily learned on Tuesday. Honor, Huawei’s brand...

Taiwan-invested enterprises back at work

At least 52 percent of Taiwan-invested local enterprises have resumed work after the extended Spring Festival holiday, according to Shanghai’s Taiwan Affairs Office, with...

TV classes as city’s schools stay closed

Shanghai TV stations and IPTV service providers will be broadcasting online classes from March 2, according to Oriental Pearl, the city’s only cable TV operator.Schools...