Articles tagged “shanghai”

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Asia’s Busiest International Airport Has to Wait 10 Years for a New Runway

Asia’s Busiest International Airport Has to Wait 10 Years for a New Runway

Kyunghee Park, Bloomberg

We'll see a shift in influence over the next two decades as hubs in cities like London, Hong Kong, and New York that aren't able to keep up with change are left behind by destinations that can.

4 years ago

The Bulk of Japan’s Chinese Tourists Are Coming From Shanghai

The Bulk of Japan’s Chinese Tourists Are Coming From Shanghai

Ting Shi and Amanda Wang, Bloomberg

Japan's tourism boom means good things for the cosmopolitan yet still insular society—no matter where visitors are coming from.

4 years ago

Shanghai Disney Resort Puts Chinese Culture in a Starring Role

Shanghai Disney Resort Puts Chinese Culture in a Starring Role

Chris Palmeri, Bloomberg

Disney is smarter now than it's every been, and we're seeing this on display with this new park.

4 years ago

Delta Looks to Shanghai as New Hub for China Expansion

Delta Looks to Shanghai as New Hub for China Expansion

Michael Sasso, Bloomberg

Delta would love to do to China what Gulf carriers are doing to the U.S.

4 years ago

How Uber Keeps Working in China Despite Ban on Hailing Apps

How Uber Keeps Working in China Despite Ban on Hailing Apps

Alexandra Ho, Bloomberg

With less than 1% of the Chinese market Uber has room to grow. But when it's up against two competitors that have 99% of the market between them, that's tough row to hoe.

5 years ago

Anthony Bourdain’s ‘Parts Unknown’ Episode 1: Seeking Out Shanghai

Anthony Bourdain’s ‘Parts Unknown’ Episode 1: Seeking Out Shanghai

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Bourdain and team now have a formula that they know works and they're largely sticking to it, making time to experiment more with visuals and cinematography than interactions and content.

5 years ago

A Chinese Fighter Jet Company Is Spending Billions to Beat Disney Theme Parks

A Chinese Fighter Jet Company Is Spending Billions to Beat Disney Theme Parks

Clement Tan, Bloomberg

Local knowledge and lots of money goes a long way. But so does experience running theme parks and owning thousands of iconic characters and narratives.

5 years ago

Disney Decides to Spend Even More on its New Shanghai Park

Disney Decides to Spend Even More on its New Shanghai Park

Christopher Palmeri, Bloomberg

The outlook for China tourism is so positive at this time that there's no reason for Disney not to build as large a park as possible in an effort to boost visitation and on-site spending.

5 years ago

Shanghai Outlines New Rules for Popular Taxi Booking Apps

Shanghai Outlines New Rules for Popular Taxi Booking Apps

Reuters

Cities worldwide are figuring out how to regulate a new breed of services from Didi Taxi to Airbnb, but the future will favor technology that's making business interactions more dependable for consumers and providers.

6 years ago

High Demand for Disney’s Shanghai Resort May Prompt Early Expansion

High Demand for Disney’s Shanghai Resort May Prompt Early Expansion

Christopher Palmeri, Bloomberg

Being within a three-hour drive of 330 million people, as the story says, offers a few advantages when you are running a theme park.

6 years ago

Robert De Niro Makes Another Bet on Tourism, This Time in Shanghai

Robert De Niro Makes Another Bet on Tourism, This Time in Shanghai

The Daily Telegraph

The actor's investments in hotels and restaurants aren't those of a disinterested celebrity. Luxury travelers have a habit of following his lead.

6 years ago

Shanghai’s New Free-Trade Zone Will Boost Airlines’ Shares, Analysts Say

Shanghai’s New Free-Trade Zone Will Boost Airlines’ Shares, Analysts Say

Weiyi Lim, Bloomberg

Shanghai-based stocks have already risen since the government announced its plan to develop the city into a global financial and shipping center by 2020, and these analyst statements suggest that will continue. However, they also warn that boost won't continue at the same rate forever, and that many companies on the Shanghai Index will only show improved earnings in the "medium term."

6 years ago