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  1. Shanghai builds infrastructure after scandal

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the good graces of the central government. Chief among them are elements of a 74 sq km area stretching from the Xupu Bridge in the south to Wusong port in the north, called the Huangpu River ... waterfront, but also extending north and south along the banks of the Huangpu River. With the World Expo coming in 2010, the city has picked several key areas to redevelop, including the Bund itself, ...

  2. Shanghai to put prime waterfront commercial site up for auction

    Posted Oct 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... delegation this week, she said. The site, in Huangpu district, sits on the west bank of the Huangpu River as an extension of the famous Bund district. Designed as a commercial property project, it is named International Financial Service Centre of the Bund and has a ground building area of 270,000 square metres. Shen Xiaochu, a deputy magistrate of the Huangpu district government, said three ...

  3. Shanghai plans to build its own artificial island

    Posted Jan 17th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... property project in October for US$28 million. It was named after Shanghai. It will build western style villas beside a river the company will create, mimicking Shanghai's Huangpu River ...

  4. Man sets himself alight amid tourists on Bund

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... to give a possible motive. The man poured petrol over himself and ignited it at about 11am on the promenade along the Huangpu River, which was crowded with tourists at the time, Xinhua said. ... to a monument to a late marshal of the People's Liberation Army. A police officer from Huangpu district acknowledged the incident. 'We already have some evidence, but we haven't confirmed ...

  5. Low bridge cuts cruise terminal down to size

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... But ships taller than 50 metres above the waterline would not be able to pass under the Yangpu Bridge, which spans the Huangpu River north of the terminal, an official confirmed. The Huangpu flows north to the Yangtze River Delta and then into the Pacific Ocean. Zhou Weiming, the terminal's operations director, said larger cruise ships must dock at Waigaoqiao port north ...

  6. Shanghai maglev only at early stage, says city's mayor

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Cary Huang, Raymond Li

    ... rail line to Beijing, four metro lines and a traffic tunnel under the Bund district at the Huangpu River's waterfront. Residents opposed to the maglev project remain suspicious about ... 'They are definitely doing relocation work,' one said. Shanghai has also started work on a tunnel under the Huangpu linking the World Expo site to the Shanghai South station, mainland media ...

  7. Auction deal scrapped after site delivery failure

    Posted Aug 14th 2008, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... was taking longer than expected. The company, which had planned to build its headquarters on the site, has received a full refund from the Huangpu Government Real Estate and Land Bureau. 'The ...

  8. Zhejiang Expressway banks on petrol stations

    Posted Aug 06th 2008, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... cent to 427 million yuan. Zhejiang Expressway said earlier that it expected a 5 per cent drop in traffic flow this year due to competition from the Huangpu Expressway, which links Shanghai ...

  9. 200 Shanghai flights hit by fog

    Posted Apr 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to a barge despite fog that lingered at the Huangpu riverside, the Shanghai Evening Post reported. The southern section was removed on Sunday. The bridge is being removed for repairs ahead ...

  10. World's highest viewing deck opens in Shanghai

    Posted Aug 31st 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... with the other top cities in the world.' The deck on the 100th floor offers a panoramic view of downtown Shanghai, the Huangpu River and the Bund. Three floors- the 94th, 97th and 100th- ...




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