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Tourism official outlines development plans

Putuo is having a new round of tourism development with a focus on more leisure and cultural facilities and improved services, said Zhou Jinfeng, head of the district tourism bureau. Various departmen...

March 23, 2017


 

Jade Buddha Temple shows thangka art

Shanghai's Jade Buddha Temple yesterday launched a free exhibition of thangka art and traditional Chinese paintings about Buddhism. About 20 paintings from Tibetan Buddhism master LuoZangDanBa and ren...

March 21, 2017


 

Publicity event marks World Consumer Rights Day

To mark World Consumer Rights Day, Putuo officials from the market supervision administration, consumer council, workplace safety department, local courts, education bureau and other departments put o...

March 20, 2017


 

‘Smart city’ project under way in Taopu Town

Taopu Town in Putuo will transform into a “smart city” according to its urban redevelopment plan approved by municipal authorities last May. Wuwei Road Metro Station is at the center of the redevelo...

March 17, 2017


 

District officials put stress on campus safety

Schools in Putuo District are urged to take measures to ensure safety on campus. As part of the ongoing Safety Education Week, Sunshine Foreign Languages School conducted an evacuation drill and taugh...

March 16, 2017


 

Tree planting activities to mark Arbor Day

To mark the Arbor Day last week, Putuo held a series of activities to mobilize people in tree planting and environmental protection. Local officials publicized laws on wildlife protection and nature r...

March 15, 2017


 

Bike tour marks 60th anniversary of district hospital

Putuo District Central Hospital often organizes health and fitness activities for local residents. This Wednesday, more than 100 doctors and nurses in white uniforms rode through local streets on bike...

March 10, 2017


 

Putuo nurse earns ‘Most Beautiful Volunteer’ title

Yu Jingzi, the head nurse of Putuo District Hospital, was recently named “China’s Most Beautiful Volunteer” in 2016. With 25 years of working experience in the hospital, Yu has set a good example f...

March 08, 2017


 

Cycling boom causing big pains for city authorities

There was a time when bicycles dominated the streets of Shanghai. Now that they are making a comeback in bike-rental services, local governments find themselves compelled to address complaints about v...

March 06, 2017


 

Art of paper-cutting lives on

Wang Xiujuan, a papercut artist in Putuo and a certified inheritor of this traditional art form now listed as an intangible cultural heritage, teaches students paper-cutting skills. She also demonstra...

March 02, 2017