Shoppers and visitors walk along Nanjing Road shopping street in Shanghai. Small businesses in the city are still suffering from the government’s zero Covid strategy. Photo: Bloomberg.
Shoppers and visitors walk along Nanjing Road shopping street in Shanghai. Small businesses in the city are still suffering from the government’s zero Covid strategy. Photo: Bloomberg.

Thousands of Shanghai’s small businesses struggle to survive as virus curbs remain a stumbling block

  • Several small businesses are looking at alternatives to deal with Covid-19 pandemic curbs that continue to affect their livelihood
  • The city cannot let its guard down against the highly transmissible Omicron coronavirus variant, says Shanghai Communist Party boss Li Qiang

Shoppers and visitors walk along Nanjing Road shopping street in Shanghai. Small businesses in the city are still suffering from the government’s zero Covid strategy. Photo: Bloomberg.
Shoppers and visitors walk along Nanjing Road shopping street in Shanghai. Small businesses in the city are still suffering from the government’s zero Covid strategy. Photo: Bloomberg.
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