Shanghai targets June 1 end of lockdown

By Brenda Goh and Kevin Yao
Updated May 16 2022 - 4:26am, first published 4:23am
Shanghai's reopening from COVID-19 restrictions will be carried out in stages, authorities say.

Shanghai has set out plans for the return of more normal life from June 1 and the end of a painful COVID-19 lockdown that has lasted more than six weeks and contributed to a sharp slowdown in China's economic activity.