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synonyms for shanghaied

  • captured
  • seized
  • snatched
  • held for ransom
  • taken hostage
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antonyms for shanghaied

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  • free
  • released
  • rescued
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How to use shanghaied in a sentence

We just opened a Shanghai office, and I want to make sure that there’s free movement of ideas, of knowledge.
THE BIGGEST RISKS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR INVESTORS IN 2021MATTHEWHEIMERNOVEMBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
At the time it filed its prospectus, the Shanghai-based company had only shipped 500 units and was $500 million in debt.
A SIX-YEAR-OLD CHINESE ELECTRIC VEHICLE STARTUP IS NOW MORE VALUABLE THAN GMEAMONBARRETTNOVEMBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
The Shanghai Stock Exchange canceled Ant’s IPO in Shanghai the next day.
JACK MA’S STALLED IPO IS ABOUT MORE THAN BEIJING SAVING FACECLAYCHANDLERNOVEMBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
The stock exchanges in Shanghai and Shenzhen rank among the world’s top 10 operators and have for years rivaled to claim the top spot.
IT’S NOT JUST ANT: CHINESE STOCK EXCHANGE TURNS DOWN ANOTHER IPOCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERNOVEMBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
The new rules also came just one week after Beijing pulled the plug on Ant Group’s highly anticipated dual listing in Shanghai and Hong Kong.
BEIJING’S NEW ANTITRUST RULES HAVE COST CHINESE TECH GIANTS $260 BILLION IN TWO DAYSGRADY MCGREGORNOVEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
Ant seemed to follow that lead in July 2020, when it announced it was listing in Shanghai and Hong Kong.
CHINA’S MARKETS WELCOME HOMEGROWN TECH—BUT ANT’S SUSPENDED IPO IS A REMINDER OF THE RISKSGRADY MCGREGORNOVEMBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
Two days before Ant’s float, the Shanghai exchange suspended its portion of the IPO, saying Ant “may not meet listing qualifications or disclosure requirements.”
JACK MA IS THE POSTER CHILD OF CHINESE TECH. WHY IS BEIJING REINING HIM IN—AGAIN?NAOMI XU ELEGANTNOVEMBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
The university arranged for some of its students in China to attend in-person classes in Shanghai at one of the college’s affiliated study-abroad centers.
U.S. VISAS FOR CHINESE STUDENTS HAVE ALL BUT DRIED UPNAOMI XU ELEGANTNOVEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
Questions over compliance forced the Shanghai exchange to suspend Ant’s IPO, and Ant pulled the plug on the Hong Kong listing soon after.
ANOTHER ANT UNDER CHINA’S BOOTRHHACKETTFORTUNENOVEMBER 4, 2020FORTUNE
Ant’s decision to list on the Star board, a market launched in Shanghai last year, was seen as a major win for mainland exchanges.
SHANGHAI STOCK EXCHANGE TO SUSPEND $35 BILLION LISTING FOR ANT GROUPKDUNN6NOVEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO SHANGHAIED

  • captured
  • held for ransom
  • seized
  • shanghaied
  • snatched
  • taken hostage
  • abducted
  • appropriated
  • bagged
  • diverted
  • hijacked
  • kept
  • kidnapped
  • lifted
  • pinched
  • plagiarized
  • purloined
  • ripped off
  • robbed
  • sacked
  • shanghaied
  • snatched
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