MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Tue, 27 Sep 2022 23:45:35 +0000 Shanghai Disney reopens after COVID shutdown http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/5c88b5852cd848ea888144f5775ef242 Shanghai reopened its Disney Resort Theme Park as domestically-transmitted cases of COVID-19 in China's largest city remain at zero following a more than two month lockdown. (June 30) 5c88b5852cd848ea888144f5775ef242 Thu, 30 Jun 2022 12:17:53 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:ASSOCIATED PRESS Shanghai – 30 June 20221. Various of rubber Donald Duck installation at Shanghai Disney Resort HEADLINE: Shanghai Disney reopens after COVID shutdown2. Wide of tourists taking photos 3. Entrance of Disney shop 4. Entrance of Disney Park ANNOTATION: Shanghai Disneyland reopens as local COVID-19 cases remain at zero following a more than two-month citywide lockdown.5. SOUNDBITE (Mandarin) Bo Ziwei, tourist:"The lockdown lasted for two months and it was regrettable. But the Disneyland Resort reopens before my children's primary school opens, so it's very lucky."++SOUNDBITE AUDIO AS INCOMING++6. Wide of sign at entrance that says a nucleic acid test result within 72 hours is required7. Various of security guard checking tourists' health codesANNOTATION: The park, as well as other public spaces in Shanghai, require a negative COVID-19 test result taken within the last 72 hours.8. SOUNDBITE (Mandarin) Alice Li, tourist:"Wherever we go, we have to scan the health codes. And we need to calculate the time to know when we need to do a nucleic acid test. So there is still a lot of inconvenience."++SOUNDBITE AUDIO AS INCOMING++12. Various of tourists waiting ANNOTATION: Shanghai Disneyland closed on March 21 when COVID-19 cases were surging rapidly. The surge led to a citywide lockdown that was lifted on June 1.13. Tourists with Disney toy accessories 14. Tourist sitting on bench 15. Tourists taking photosANNOTATION: China clings to the hardline "zero-COVID" policy for stemming the growth of cases and deaths from the virus, despite the enormous cost to the economy.STORYLINE:Shanghai reopened its Disney Resort Theme Park on Thursday as domestically-transmitted cases of COVID-19 in China's largest city remain at zero after more than two months of lockdown.Tourists were flowing in the Disney theme park with COVID-19 prevention measures in place, including showing nucleic acid test results within 72 hours and wearing masks.The park was closed on March 21 as COVID-19 cases in Shanghai had .Bo Ziwei and his two children were among the first tourists to arrive. Bo said his children were eager to visit Disneyland during the lockdown.For Alice Li, the array of tests needed combined with the requirement to wear a mask was making life harder.China has been clinging to the hardline "zero-COVID" policy for stemming the growth of cases and deaths from the virus, despite the enormous cost to the economy.===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Shanghai reopened its Disney Resort Theme Park as domestically-transmitted cases of COVID-19 in China's largest city remain at zero following a more than two month lockdown. (June 30) Shanghai Disney reopens after COVID shutdown