In this Week in Photos, a building collapses in Shanghai, causing 10 deaths, according to the city’s work safety administration; the third World Intelligence Congress on the theme “Intelligence New Era: Progress, Planning, and Opportunity” is held from May 16 to May 19 in Tianjin; and over 6,000 students at Dongguan Nancheng Donghui Experimental School attend a handwriting competition in southern China.
Members of a rescue team work at the site of a building collapse in Shanghai, May 16, 2019. Ten people were killed when the roof of a Shanghai commercial building caved in on May 16. Hector Retamal/AFP/VCG
A firefighter works at the site where a building collapsed in Shanghai, May 16, 2019. Aly Song/ Reuters/VCG
Intelligent robot Titan performs during the main forum of the third World Intelligence Congress at the Meijiang Convention & Exhibition Center in Tianjin, May 16, 2019. You Sixing/VCG
A local resident shows off a toilet brush that features U.S. president Donald Trump at his home in Shanghai, May 15, 2019. IC
A villager feeds chicken at a farm in Bijie, Guizhou province, May 13, 2019. Han Xianpu/Xinhua
Workers catch sea cucumbers in Leting County, Hebei province, May 17, 2019. Yang Shirao/Xinhua
Over 6,000 students at Dongguan Nancheng Donghui Experimental School attend a handwriting competition in Dongguan, Guangdong province, May 17, 2019. An Dong/VCG