President Xi Jinping (centre) inspects the Xiongan New Area scheme in Hebei’s Anxin county in February with Xu Kuangdi (left). Photo: Xinhua President Xi Jinping (centre) inspects the Xiongan New Area scheme in Hebei’s Anxin county in February with Xu Kuangdi (left). Photo: Xinhua
President Xi Jinping (centre) inspects the Xiongan New Area scheme in Hebei’s Anxin county in February with Xu Kuangdi (left). Photo: Xinhua

Why Xi Jinping put his new city dream in old hands

Former Shanghai mayor Xu Kuangdi, 79, played key role in Pudong’s development

Topic |   Xiongan New Area
President Xi Jinping (centre) inspects the Xiongan New Area scheme in Hebei’s Anxin county in February with Xu Kuangdi (left). Photo: Xinhua President Xi Jinping (centre) inspects the Xiongan New Area scheme in Hebei’s Anxin county in February with Xu Kuangdi (left). Photo: Xinhua
President Xi Jinping (centre) inspects the Xiongan New Area scheme in Hebei’s Anxin county in February with Xu Kuangdi (left). Photo: Xinhua
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