Two new nucleic acid testing bases start operations in Shanghai FTZ
Two large-scale nucleic acid testing bases for COVID-19 were completed and put into use in the Shanghai International Medical Zone, which is located in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone, on April 6 and 7.
Shanghai to improve case handling efficiency
Shanghai authorities are working to improve the efficiency of discharging recovered patients from makeshift hospitals, or fangcang, to make room for new cases.
Largest quarantine site in city fully operational
The largest central quarantine site for COVID-19 cases with mild symptoms and asymptomatic infections in Shanghai was put into full operation on Tuesday night.
East Shanghai under phased lockdown
Shanghai is kicking off a new round of nucleic acid testing for residents on Monday morning to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, protect people's lives and achieve zero spread outside virus transmission chains as soon as possible.
Shanghai tightens exit and entry requirements
Shanghai on Monday designated another two areas as medium-risk zones, and required people traveling in and out of the city to test negative for COVID-19 within 48 hours of their travels.
Shanghai races to fend off latest COVID-19 outbreak
Shanghai public health authorities are racing against the clock to curb the recent outbreak of COVID-19 as the city is experiencing a surge of imported and locally transmitted cases.
Shanghai makes booster shots available to expats
Expatriates in Shanghai can now make appointments to receive domestically developed COVID-19 booster shots, the municipal government announced on Tuesday.
Shanghai clarifies virus rules for inbound travelers
As the number of imported COVID-19 cases reported in Shanghai remains high, the Shanghai health authority clarified "six don'ts" imposed on inbound travelers to contain the spread of the virus locally.