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#Shanghai

# shanghai - Friday 24 June, 2022

Two people dead in Shanghai after electric car they were testing ‘falls from building’
# China
# China

Two people dead in Shanghai after electric car they were testing ‘falls from building’

Jun 24th 2022, 1:01 PM 55,705 Views 15 Comments

Electric car maker Nio said the tragedy appeared to be an accident and ‘not caused by the vehicle’.

# shanghai - Tuesday 17 May, 2022

Shanghai says 'zero-Covid' achieved but millions still in lockdown
# China
# China

Shanghai says 'zero-Covid' achieved but millions still in lockdown

May 17th 2022, 7:40 AM 7,328 Views 7 Comments

The city of 25 million has been under heavy restrictions since early April.

# shanghai - Friday 13 May, 2022

Shanghai seeks to ease seven-week virus lockdown within next few days
# China
# China

Shanghai seeks to ease seven-week virus lockdown within next few days

May 13th 2022, 9:09 AM 3,781 Views 3 Comments

The World Health Organisation has said the mounting economic toll of severe restrictions could be unsustainable.

# shanghai - Thursday 5 May, 2022

Hong Kong reopens beaches as Beijing relaxes quarantine rules
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Hong Kong reopens beaches as Beijing relaxes quarantine rules

May 5th 2022, 2:15 PM 5,367 Views 0 Comments

Deaths from Covid-19 in Hong Kong have fallen from a high of almost 300 per day in March to zero in recent days.

# shanghai - Monday 25 April, 2022

Beijing Covid spike prompts mass testing and panic buying amid lockdown fears
# China
# China

Beijing Covid spike prompts mass testing and panic buying amid lockdown fears

Apr 25th 2022, 8:23 AM 15,732 Views 6 Comments

Downtown Beijing’s most populous district Chaoyang, home to around 3.5 million people, ordered mass testing from today.

# shanghai - Saturday 23 April, 2022

China's censors scrub viral Shanghai lockdown video from online platforms
# Censored
# Censored

China's censors scrub viral Shanghai lockdown video from online platforms

Apr 23rd 2022, 1:13 PM 26,833 Views 48 Comments

Patients have reported trouble accessing regular medical care as thousands of health staff were deployed to covid testing.

# shanghai - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Shanghai cautiously eases lockdown as deaths rise
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Shanghai cautiously eases lockdown as deaths rise

Apr 20th 2022, 1:46 PM 9,769 Views 2 Comments

China’s largest city is inching towards reopening.

# shanghai - Monday 18 April, 2022

Shanghai reports first deaths in latest Covid-19 outbreak
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Shanghai reports first deaths in latest Covid-19 outbreak

Apr 18th 2022, 9:47 AM 25,284 Views 18 Comments

All three who died had not been vaccinated against the virus and were elderly.

# shanghai - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

Shanghai lockdown eased following reports of disorder
# China
# China

Shanghai lockdown eased following reports of disorder

Apr 13th 2022, 2:37 PM 10,268 Views 3 Comments

About 6.6 million people can go outdoors, but some must stay in their own neighbourhoods in the Chinese city.

# shanghai - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

US orders consular staff to leave Shanghai amid Covid-19 surge
# China
# China

US orders consular staff to leave Shanghai amid Covid-19 surge

Apr 12th 2022, 7:18 AM 15,288 Views 6 Comments

The US State Department said the order is an upgrade from the “authorised” departure issued last week that made the decision voluntary.

# shanghai - Saturday 9 April, 2022

Shanghai to start easing lockdown after mass Covid testing
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Shanghai to start easing lockdown after mass Covid testing

Apr 9th 2022, 12:33 PM 8,861 Views 4 Comments

Large swathes of the city, with a population of 26 million, have been under lockdown since March 28.

# shanghai - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Shanghai residents ‘running out of food’ under Covid lockdown
# China
# China

Shanghai residents ‘running out of food’ under Covid lockdown

Apr 7th 2022, 2:30 PM 17,972 Views 24 Comments

Strict anti-coronavirus controls are confining most of its 25 million people to their homes.

# shanghai - Monday 28 March, 2022

Half of Shanghai in lockdown to curb Covid-19 outbreak
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Half of Shanghai in lockdown to curb Covid-19 outbreak

Mar 28th 2022, 7:27 AM 9,871 Views 3 Comments

Authorities are imposing a two-phase lockdown of the city of about 25 million people to carry out mass testing.

# shanghai - Sunday 13 March, 2022

Access to Shanghai tightened as China’s Covid cases rise
# Surge
# Surge

Access to Shanghai tightened as China’s Covid cases rise

Mar 13th 2022, 8:15 AM 14,306 Views 5 Comments

Bus services in the city of 24 million people were suspended and a negative Covid-19 test was required from anyone who wanted to enter.

# shanghai - Friday 28 January, 2022

Irishman Richard O'Halloran leaves China after three-year travel ban lifted
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Irishman Richard O'Halloran leaves China after three-year travel ban lifted

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 5:19 PM 107,987 Views 93 Comments

The father-of-four had been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

# shanghai - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Richard O'Halloran appears in Chinese court as timeline over his case remains 'uncertain'
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Richard O'Halloran appears in Chinese court as timeline over his case remains 'uncertain'

Aug 5th 2021, 8:00 PM 57,233 Views 0 Comments

Richard O’Halloran has been prevented from leaving China since February 2019.

# shanghai - Sunday 3 November, 2019

McIlroy wins in Shanghai after defeating Schauffele in WGC-HSBC Champions play-off
# Sunday Silverware
From The42
# Sunday Silverware

McIlroy wins in Shanghai after defeating Schauffele in WGC-HSBC Champions play-off

Nov 3rd 2019, 9:17 AM 10,898 Views 14 Comments

The Holywood man continues his quest to retake the world’s top golf ranking.

# shanghai - Friday 1 November, 2019

McIlroy closes with an eagle and sits within a shot of the lead in Shanghai
# Finish Strong
From The42
# Finish Strong

McIlroy closes with an eagle and sits within a shot of the lead in Shanghai

Nov 1st 2019, 8:14 AM 4,425 Views 0 Comments

Shane Lowry, meanwhile, carded another par round.

# shanghai - Thursday 31 October, 2019

McIlroy in contention after decent start in Shanghai
# First Round
From The42
# First Round

McIlroy in contention after decent start in Shanghai

Oct 31st 2019, 12:33 PM 3,463 Views 0 Comments

China’s Li Haotong has delighted the home crowd with his early charge in the WGC-HSBC Champions.

# shanghai - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Two 'showbiz' whales from Shanghai aquarium moved to sanctuary in Iceland
# Retirement
# Retirement

Two 'showbiz' whales from Shanghai aquarium moved to sanctuary in Iceland

Jun 20th 2019, 11:09 AM 16,424 Views 16 Comments

The whales, Little White and Little Grey, were sold to Changfeng Ocean World aquarium some 10 years ago.

# shanghai - Friday 26 October, 2018

Rory McIlroy is 16 shots off the lead after torrid second round at HSBC Champions
# In The Drink
From The42
# In The Drink

Rory McIlroy is 16 shots off the lead after torrid second round at HSBC Champions

Oct 26th 2018, 11:55 AM 3,769 Views 10 Comments

The four-time Major winner shot a five-over par round in Shanghai.

# shanghai - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Dua Lipa cried on stage in Shanghai after young fans waving rainbow flags were dragged from the venue by security
# Dua Lipa
From The Daily Edge
# Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa cried on stage in Shanghai after young fans waving rainbow flags were dragged from the venue by security

Sep 13th 2018, 6:45 PM 7,289 Views 2 Comments

The 23-year-old singer told her fans that she’s ‘proud’ of them after the incident.

# shanghai - Friday 2 February, 2018

Police blame incident involving van in flames crashing into 18 pedestrians on 'smoking driver'
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Police blame incident involving van in flames crashing into 18 pedestrians on 'smoking driver'

Feb 2nd 2018, 7:12 AM 10,054 Views 2 Comments

The driver had reportedly been smoking which caused ‘dangerous substances’ in his van to catch fire.

# shanghai - Friday 27 October, 2017

Dunne slips after strong start in Shanghai while Power in contention in Mississippi
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Dunne slips after strong start in Shanghai while Power in contention in Mississippi

Oct 27th 2017, 11:22 AM 2,105 Views 0 Comments

There were mixed fortunes for the Irish in China and the United States this morning.

# shanghai - Monday 12 June, 2017

Plane lands safely in Sydney after crew notices hole in engine casing
# China Eastern Airlines
# China Eastern Airlines

Plane lands safely in Sydney after crew notices hole in engine casing

Jun 12th 2017, 1:33 PM 25,446 Views 16 Comments

Passengers said they heard a massive noise and smelled something burning.

# shanghai - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

Wild Atlantic Way voted best driving route at Chinese awards ceremony
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

Wild Atlantic Way voted best driving route at Chinese awards ceremony

Mar 7th 2017, 12:29 PM 20,283 Views 28 Comments

Tourism Ireland said that with so many choices for tourists, the award was a positive signal for the country’s tourism industry.

# shanghai - Sunday 1 January, 2017

This terraced tower represents the future of city planning
# In The City
# In The City

This terraced tower represents the future of city planning

Jan 1st 2017, 11:00 AM 26,944 Views 35 Comments

Architecture firm Aedas could have come up with a plan.

# shanghai - Monday 18 July, 2016

'That could end a player's career': Coach left shaken by Demba Ba's horrific leg break
# A World Of Pain
From The42
# A World Of Pain

'That could end a player's career': Coach left shaken by Demba Ba's horrific leg break

Jul 18th 2016, 8:30 AM 10,924 Views 6 Comments

‘Football is unfair sometimes to let such a terrible thing happen to such a good man.’

# shanghai - Sunday 19 June, 2016

A new Disneyland has opened in Shanghai
# It's A Small World
# It's A Small World

A new Disneyland has opened in Shanghai

Jun 19th 2016, 10:30 AM 10,265 Views 19 Comments

The park is a $5.5 billion (€4.9 billion) investment in promoting tourism and other service industries in China.

# shanghai - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Robot waiters did such a terrible job they forced two restaurants to close
# Does Not Compute
# Does Not Compute

Robot waiters did such a terrible job they forced two restaurants to close

Apr 16th 2016, 10:00 AM 14,973 Views 16 Comments

The robots were not able to carry soup or other foods steadily and broke down freqently.

# shanghai - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Tevez will soon be forgotten if Juve's new-look strikeforce keep this up
# Carlos Who?
From The42
# Carlos Who?

Tevez will soon be forgotten if Juve's new-look strikeforce keep this up

Aug 8th 2015, 3:53 PM 10,030 Views 0 Comments

Summer signings Mario Mandzukic and Paulo Dybala helped the Old Lady to a 2-0 win over Lazio in the Italian Supercup.

# shanghai - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

China could be slipping into a crisis 'far bigger than anything in Greece'
# Stocks
# Stocks

China could be slipping into a crisis 'far bigger than anything in Greece'

Jul 8th 2015, 8:36 AM 21,053 Views 38 Comments

More than half of companies have suspended trading on the stock market.

# shanghai - Friday 2 January, 2015

Most of the New Year crush victims in China were young women
# China
# China

Most of the New Year crush victims in China were young women

Jan 2nd 2015, 7:15 AM 8,151 Views 2 Comments

All but four of the deceased were aged 25 or under.

# shanghai - Thursday 1 January, 2015

At least 35 killed in New Year's party stampede
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

At least 35 killed in New Year's party stampede

Jan 1st 2015, 9:15 PM 39,684 Views 7 Comments

The tragedy occurred in Shanghai’s Bund 18 area.

The stunning growth of Shanghai in one GIF
# Mega-City
# Mega-City

The stunning growth of Shanghai in one GIF

Jan 1st 2015, 10:00 AM 20,310 Views 16 Comments

Wow.

# shanghai - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

McIlroy the talk of BMW Masters despite missing China-based tournament
# Rory
From The42
# Rory

McIlroy the talk of BMW Masters despite missing China-based tournament

Oct 29th 2014, 9:17 AM 4,457 Views 2 Comments

Jamie Donaldson has admitted that it would be a tall order to catch McIlroy in the Race to Dubai standings.

# shanghai - Monday 13 January, 2014

Chinese company rewards prized employee with night with adult actress
# Bonus
From The Daily Edge
# Bonus

Chinese company rewards prized employee with night with adult actress

Jan 13th 2014, 6:05 PM 31,181 Views 37 Comments

It’s a little unconventional compared to the cash bonus.

# shanghai - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Spotted in Shanghai - Liam MacCarthy Cup in possession of a Clare hurler
# Globe Trotter
From The42
# Globe Trotter

Spotted in Shanghai - Liam MacCarthy Cup in possession of a Clare hurler

Nov 28th 2013, 4:30 PM 5,421 Views 1 Comment

Hurler of the Year Tony Kelly is in Shanghai as part of the GAA Allstars tour.

# shanghai - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

GAA stars set to feature in Shanghai in the first official hurling game in China
# Jet Setting
From The42
# Jet Setting

GAA stars set to feature in Shanghai in the first official hurling game in China

Nov 26th 2013, 5:51 PM 4,511 Views 0 Comments

The 2012 and 2013 Allstar hurling sides face off next Saturday.

# shanghai - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Cinema in China uses photoshopped Thor poster by mistake
# Thor Blimely
From The Daily Edge
# Thor Blimely

Cinema in China uses photoshopped Thor poster by mistake

Nov 7th 2013, 12:45 PM 4,443 Views 1 Comment

We’re totally behind Thor and Loki as a couple.

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