Photo by Joon787.
- A plan by Beijing-based real estate company SOHO China to build a modern high-rise complex that will overshadow the colonial buildings along the Bund has left Shanghai residents up in arms.
- Check out some nice images of the ongoing 14th FINA World Championships at the Oriental Sports Center here.
- Trolley buses are going to be phased out in Shanghai, and they’ll be replaced with new energy vehicles by 2014.
- One for the winos: SmartShanghai has a nice list of wine events happening over the next few days.
- A man has been arrested for providing fake job contracts for expats whose work visas had expired but still wanted to stay in China to extend their residence permits.
- Three Manchurian tiger cubs, which were abandoned by their mother shortly after they were born, are now being nursed by a dog in the Shanghai Wild Animal Park.
- A freak accident has left a 9-year-old boy injured yesterday after his head was trapped between a moving escalator and wall at Carrefour Baoshan. Yikes.