shanghai News

US, China firms scramble as new tariffs hurt business

The 10-month-old trade war between the world's two largest economies escalated early this month, with US President Donald Trump imposing a new round of tariffs.

Catching glimpses of the past in space-age Shanghai

A city driven by its appetite for money, modernity and mega dinners.


Welcome to Shanghai: A recent émigré writes on her first few days in a new country

The Shanghai of my mind’s eye, and the way the city presents itself don’t seem to mesh. And I don’t have the words, yet, to describe this gap I am in.

'India seeks details from China after citizen goes missing'

Bana has been reported missing from the Chinese commodity market Yiwu for the past a few days, amid concerns that he may have been abducted by local businessmen over a trade dispute.

Crude bomb explodes in China's Shanghai airport; 5 injured

According to the state media, the suspect threw a home-made explosive in the airport before severing his own throat.

Jet Airways plans to re-start flights between Mumbai and Shanghai soon

Jet Airways flew Mumbai-Shanghai-San Francisco from June 2008 to January 2009 but stopped due to economic reasons.


China stocks suffer biggest one-day tumble since 2008

Authorities battle market speculation that fuelled spurt in prices in 2014.

Emraan Hashmi: Want to do films that scare me

Emraan Hashmi says he is keen to take risks and do projects that scare him as a performer.

Next kid on block misses flight to Shanghai for WC

The 17-year-old Baghpat girl had only been issued the passport on last Thursday afternoon.

China 2013 growth dodges 14-year low, risks remain

Waning momentum has capped China’s annual economic growth at 7.7% in 2013, slightly above market expectations of 7.6%