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Comprehensive Reform in Pudong New District
Pudong New District is token of China’s reform and opening up and miniature of Shanghai’s modernization as well as the core functional region for Shanghai’s “four center” initiative.
In the “12th Five Year”, Pudong New District is actively moving forward comprehensive, more aware of responsibilities and missions, centered on improving socialist market economy, implementing government, market and social reforms, promoting reform with wider openness, adopting demand-oriented, problem-oriented, and project based approaches, identifying critical breakthroughs, and strengthening efforts to achieve “breakthrough in Pudong, applicable to Shanghai, replicable to China” in terms of social involvement and democracy in legal environment, diversified culture, and public policy, restriction on administrative power, government’s transparency, social credibility, HR environment, capital mobility, and public services. more...
Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park
Shanghai Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, or ZJ INNOPARK, established in July 1992, is located in the center of Pudong New Area, with the planning area of 25 square kilometers divided into several functional areas including technical innovation area, high-tech industrial area, research and education area, and living area. In August 1999, Shanghai Municipal Party Committee and Government made a strategic decision of “focus on Zhangjiang” and clarified that the Park would specialize in such leading industries as integrated circuits, software, and bio-medicine to fully embody the functions of innovation and entrepreneurship. Since then, Zhangjiang Park has entered a rapid development stage....More....
Shanghai Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone
Shanghai Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone in Pudong New Area of Shanghai is the only state-level development zone in China that is named with such words as “finance and trade” after the Central Party Committee and the State Council announced the opening up of Pudong in 1990. The Zone in Pudong New Area of Shanghai is right against the Bund in Puxi and surrounded by Huangpu River, the mother river of Shanghai, and inner ring road of Shanghai, with an area of 28 square kilometers.
Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone is the only state-level development zone in China that takes finance, insurance and securities, and trade as its main industries.
To make sure the development and construction of the Finance and Trade Zone reaches an internationally advanced level, world-renowned experts in planning and design were invited to work hands in hands with Shanghai planning experts for the overall planning, transportation planning and urban planning. Planning masters from China, Britain, France, Japan, Italy and other countries contributed their wisdom to the planning scheme of Lujiazui Central Financial District which reflects the advanced level of contemporary planning design and was approved by the Shanghai Municipal Government. According to the functional layout in the planning, the Zone is divided into several key development areas: central financial district, Zhuyuan business district, administrative and cultural center, Longyang residential area, etc. The reasonable functional layout not only highlights the finance and trade function development focus but also gives full consideration to the needs of building a modern city......more....