Rumors about two local outlets have been denied by their operators.
A video featuring Global Harbor in the Putuo district with comments saying “Global Harbor has reopened but no entry has been permitted” was posted online on Thursday, sparking speculation that the huge mall is was posing as it was supposed to reopen at 10 a.m. that day. according to previous media reports.
In response to the city’s official rumor-busting platform, mall officials cited delayed PCR test results for some of its employees as the main reason it didn’t open until 2 p.m. Thursday. .
As part of the closed-loop management process, all mall employees must have negative PCR test results before the facility can open.
In a separate case, a photo circulating online since Wednesday showing moldy shoes and bags allegedly due to poor ventilation at the Parkson department store on Huaihai Road M. was also dismissed.
Investigators concluded the photo was taken two years ago at a Malaysian department store that had been closed for two months.
Parkson, which has yet to reopen, also denied the rumor with several photos of its leather products.