China struggles to understand a Trump-led United States

SHANGHAI — China’s financial capital is known for its glamorous riverfront. The neon-lit skyscrapers of the Pudong district are on one side and the beloved Bund, or embankment walkway, on the other, fronted by historic colonial-era bank buildings that ... ( read original story ...)

China fines firms for using BMW-like trademark: media

SHANGHAI: A court in Shanghai ordered two Chinese firms and the founder of one of them to pay automaker BMW 3 million yuan (US$431,617.41) for registering trademarks similar to that of the German firm, the Shanghai Daily reported on Tuesday. The ruling is ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai set for debut of funeral planning

People in Shanghai can now plan their own funerals by signing a prepaid contract with a funeral services provider detailing arrangements for their last rites. "Many young people in China are the only child in their family, so a young couple needs to take ... ( read original story ...)

Ramen park opens in Shanghai with seven Japanese eateries

SHANGHAI – A theme park featuring seven popular Japanese ramen restaurants opened at Joy City shopping mall in Shanghai on Monday. The restaurants, selected from such regions as Hokkaido and Fukuoka prefectures, will offer local ramen to Shanghai ... ( read original story ...)