Jing'an District

Shanghai's central district Jing’an is a potted history of Shanghai. Century-old villas, well-reserved shikumen residential complex and renovated factory buildings all have a story to tell. Today's Jing’an is a place of ever-growing opportunities. Rows of retail malls and boutiques and a series of annual music and art activities have exerted active commercial and cultural ambience to the district.
Shanghai's central district Jing’an is a potted history of Shanghai. Century-old villas, well-reserved shikumen residential complex and renovated factory buildings all have a story to tell. Today's Jing’an is a place of ever-growing opportunities. Rows of retail malls and boutiques and a series of annual music and art activities have exerted active commercial and cultural ambience to the district.
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Jing'an Moments (February 2019)

Jing'an Moments (February 2019)
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Buildings without elevators get a lift

Jing'an plans to install 50 elevators in old residential buildings this year, the district government said this month.
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Goodbye and Hello

Spring Festival is a time of family reunions, delicious food, celebrations and a break from work. People in Jing'an rang in the Year of the Pig in a variety of ways.
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E-sports take off, and this is where it's all happening

As a pioneer in the burgeoning billion-dollar industry of e-sports, Lingshi Road is now the heartland of the new craze in the city.
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Old neighborhood to become fashion hub, lifestyle center'

People living in Zhangyuan, a well-preserved shikumen in Jing'an, started to move out this month to make room for a commercial makeover of the Nanjing Road W. area.
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A running start to 2019

This month, the district's lawmakers and political advisers held their annual meetings, called by locals the "Two Sessions."
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Jing'an Moments (January 2019)

Jing'an Moments (January 2019)
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Jing'an Moments (December 2018)

Jing'an Moments (December 2018)
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Old brands meld traditions, modern tastes

Venerated old brands have to move on with the times to survive in an era of online retailing, and the historical brand shops on Shaanxi Road N. are no exception.
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A bounty of culture offers something for everyone

Jing'an announced its selections of the top 10 cultural events in the district this year. Here is a sampling of some of them.
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