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Flagship Expo franchise shop opens in Beijing

The flagship 2010 Shanghai World Expo store selling franchised products of the attraction opened in Wangfujing Street in Beijing Tuesday, Xinhua News Agency reported.

Chinese culture group celebrates Shanghai Expo in Vancouver

Shanghai's upcoming hosting of the World Expo is getting some enthusiastic exposure in the Vancouver market by courtesy of a locally-based group that promotes Chinese culture.

China pavilion at Expo finishes with a bang

SHANGHAI: China's main national pavilion for the upcoming Shanghai Expo was ushered in with fireworks and traditional drum performances at its completion yesterday.

Construction of China Pavilion completed

Construction was completed Monday on the China Pavilion at the 2010 Shanghai World Expo, with fireworks, floating balloons, red lanterns and ribbons, and deafening gongs and drums to celebrate the occasion.

Expo to bring in more foreigners

Like many people in Shanghai, the life of foreign capital registrar Yan Xiaoxuan has become busier because of the Expo due to the increase in foreign investment in the city.

More publications during 2010 Expo

German newspapers like Bild and racy Italian magazines may be available in Shanghai this summer as Expo organizers consider lifting the curbs on foreign publications during the six-month-long cultural gala.

Up in the air

It seems like everyone in Shanghai is doing something to make the 2010 World Expo a success, whether it be putting in longer hours at work or turning their houses into home-stays. Whatever the means they all serve the same end: to get the city looking as hospitable as possible, as China Daily's reporters find out.

Shanghai to provide financial services for Expo

East China's Shanghai City will provide high-quality financial services for the upcoming World Expo, a Chinese municipal official told Xinhua here on Thursday.

Festooned festival lanterns to decorate Shanghai Expo

A worker is engaged in readjusting the festooned festival lanterns of Sunshine Valley, as the whole set of festooned festival lanterns earmarked for decorating the 2010 Shanghai World Expo has been completed and proceed with trial illumination for technical readjustment.

Public deluge video collection for China Pavilion

The organizers of an online three-month video search for the China Pavilion have received more than 1,000 entries from the public.

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