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Changfeng trademark and matchbox label museum opens

The Changfeng Trademark and Matchbox Label Museum, relocated from the previous site of the Shanghai Match Factory, opens to the public today. Now sitting on 1325 Jinshajiang Road in Putuo District, th...

January 21, 2019


 

China’s first 3D printing bridge opens in Taopu Smart City

China’s first 3D printing bridge, designed and built by Shanghai Construction Group and Shanghai Mechanized Construction Group Co Ltd, was recently put to use in the central green land of Taopu Smart...

January 18, 2019


 

Michelin-starred restaurant chain fined for false advertising

Michelin-starred Madam Goose has been fined 30,000 yuan (US$4,430) by the Putuo District market watchdog for illegal advertisements. Wowprime, a catering business which operates the chain restaurants,...

January 18, 2019


 

Ambitious Wuning Road project on track

Wuning Road, the east-west running artery in Putuo District, is going through a major facelift, which will transform it into a double-deck transportation channel. It will feature six lanes above groun...

January 17, 2019


 

Fun and health orienteering event for children held

An orienteering event featuring eye and dental protection for children was held recently. Sponsored by the Shanghai Education Commission, the activity asked children to start from the Youth Activity C...

January 11, 2019


 

Putuo, Kuang-Chi sign cooperation agreement

A framework cooperation agreement was signed yesterday between the Putuo District government and Shenzhen-based Kuang-Chi Institute of Advanced Technology, a privately owned hi-tech innovation and dev...

January 11, 2019


 

Whales to leave Shanghai park for sanctuary in Iceland

Two female beluga whales at Changfeng Ocean World in Putuo District will go to their new home in Iceland in spring. The duo Xiao Bai and Xiao Hui will live at the Sea Life Trust Beluga Whale Sanctuary...

January 07, 2019


 

Wintersweet exhibition at Zhenru Park

Zhenru Park in Putuo is holding a wintersweet exhibition. It is Shanghai’s only park to feature the wintersweet plant following a renovation last year. The exhibition will last until February 20. The...

January 04, 2019


 

Workers' sunny smiles outshine bitter cold at revamped art park

Across the city, renovations and revamps are all the rage. District competes with district to renew and protect the remains of times gone by, all the while pushing Shanghai into a brighter, more beaut...

January 04, 2019


 

When innovation can't be penned in

The former site of a prestigious Shanghai pen factory is set to be redeveloped into an innovation hub for Chinese and Israeli high-tech companies. The Shanghai Hero Pen Factory, a brand dating back to...

January 03, 2019