Sitharaman in Shanghai to attend BRICS trade ministers meet

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrived in Shanghai today to attend the two-day BRICS trade Ministers meeting starting tomorrow during which she is expected to raise India's concerns over growing trade deficit with China. The seventh meeting of the ... ( read original story ...)

Teachers sent to aid Tibet depart from Shanghai

Teachers sent to aid Tibet take photos with guests in Shanghai, east China, Aug. 1, 2017. Shanghai dispatched 36 teachers to southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region to support local education on Tuesday. It's the second group of teachers sent to Tibet ... ( read original story ...)

China’s major stock index closes at near 19-month high

BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- Chinese shares extended a rally on Tuesday as strong factory data boosted market sentiment, with the major stock index closing at the highest in nearly 19 months. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index climbed 0.6 percent to ... ( read original story ...)