This Week in History: Japanese Takeover of the International Settlement

An inside look at the Japanese takeover of Shanghai's International Settlement, which began on December 8, 1941.

by That's Shanghai, 06 December 2019

Meet the Chinese Musician Who is Nuts About Festive Nutcrackers

Nuts for nutcrackers: one shop owner's obsession.

by That's Shanghai, 05 December 2019

China's Unregistered Bodyguard Boom

The rise of Shanghai's private security industry.

by That's Shanghai, 28 November 2019

This Week in History: The Founding of the Shanghai Rugby Club

From the 1860s to the final kick of the International Settlement era.

by That's Shanghai, 26 November 2019

China's Lightning Fast High-Speed Train Network Revolution

How China's high-speed network is transforming the country.

by That's Shanghai, 21 November 2019

How the NBA Captured China's Sporting Heart

A look back at the history of the NBA in China, and how the American basketball league soared in popularity in the Middle Kingdom.

by That's Shanghai, 10 October 2019

We Spoke to a Sexologist About China’s Bedroom Revolution

Polygamy, homosexuality and premarital sex.

by That's Shanghai, 19 September 2019

Journalist Stephen Claypole Reflects on His 1972 Trip to Shanghai

Peeking behind the bamboo curtain: Stephen Claypole recalls the 1972 press delegation to Shanghai.

by That's Shanghai, 29 August 2019

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