Shanghai: Authorities fire four officials after elderly patient blunder

Chinese district authorities have fired four officials after an elderly patient from a Shanghai care home was believed to be dead and loaded into a hearse. On Sunday, online videos emerged showing two people who appear to be mortuary workers placing the body bag into a vehicle. The workers are later seen pulling the bag … Read more

‘Shanghai was a lesson’: Beijing residents hit the stores amid COVID lockdown fears

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Shanghai blockades COVID-hit buildings, fuelling fresh outcry

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Shanghai fences up COVID-hit areas, fuelling fresh outcry

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Shanghai lockdown: European firms face ‘logistical nightmare’, says business group

A European business group says Western companies in Shanghai are facing a “logistical nightmare” as they start to reopen after a city-wide lockdown. The European Union Chamber of Commerce says that it expects the problems to last for several more weeks. On Friday, Chinese officials said they will help more than 600 firms restart operations … Read more

Shanghai deflates the Chinese Dream

Workers in protective suits work at a residential area under lockdown amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Shanghai, China April 17, 2022. REUTERS/Aly Song – RC2VOT94H4Q1 HONG KONG, April 19 (Reuters Breakingviews) – In China, the Shanghainese are known for three things: their sweet cuisine, their love of shopping, and their sense of superiority … Read more

Shanghai: China reports three dead in latest Covid outbreak

China has reported the deaths of three people from Covid in Shanghai for the first time since the financial hub entered lockdown in late March. A release from the city health commission said the victims were aged between 89 and 91 and unvaccinated. Shanghai officials said only 38% of residents over 60 are fully vaccinated. … Read more

Shanghai reports three deaths among COVID patients on April 17

Residents stand on a street waiting for nucleic acid test during lockdown amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Shanghai, China, April 17, 2022. REUTERS/Aly Song SHANGHAI, April 18 (Reuters) – The Chinese financial hub of Shanghai said three people infected with COVID-19 died on Sunday, the first time during the current outbreak that it … Read more