Jinshan kicks off Expo Action day

Apr 22, 2010

More than 800 teachers, students and their parents attended the launch of Expo Action Day at Mengshan Middle School in Jinshan District last Thursday. About 80,000 students, their parents and teachers will attend...

Jinshan invests in public transport

Apr 22, 2010

Jinshan district plans to invest more than 2.5 million yuan (US$366,000) in public transport this year. The district with 124 villages has opened public transport routes for every village since 2006. The district...

Tourist center opens in ancient town

Apr 22, 2010

A tourist information center has been set up at Fengjing ancient town of Jinshan District. Folk art in Fengjing Town (feng jing xun hua) is one of the new Top Eight Shanghai Scenic Spots. They were picked by more...

Jinshan ship patrols coast during Expo

Apr 14, 2010

A new ship to safeguard Shanghai against terrorism, smuggling and marine disasters was named "Jinshan Naval Ship" during a recent ceremony. The 63.5-meter patrol ship will be based at Jinshan's Marine Police Station,...

District volunteers brush up for Expo

Apr 14, 2010

Shanghai World Expo held a 10-day training program for volunteers in Jinshan District beginning on April 10. Courses on tourism and the district's culture were on the curriculum. From April 20, the first batch of...

Jinshan economy grows 22% year on year

Apr 14, 2010

Jinshan District's economy grew rapidly in the first quarter of 2010, increasing in value to 8.62 billion yuan (US$1.26 million), representing annualized growth of 22.6 percent. Between January and March, industrial...