Lingang development powering ahead
November 14, 2019
The second phase of STARSTREET, Lingang's first community and commercial complex, will open to the public by the end of this year with 29,000 square meters of business area, Zhu Zhisong, executive deputy director of the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone's Lingang Special Area, told a local CPPCC session on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the first stage of Harbour City Plaza, another commercial complex in Lingang, has been almost completed and will be put into use at the year end. Its second stage is scheduled to come into use in 2020. The size of the first stage is 180,000 square meters, while the second stage occupies some 57,000 square meters.
With the booming commercial industries in the Lingang Special Area, it now has 21 hotels, including one five-star, and can accommodate more than 3,700 people. There are another eight hotels under construction or planning, which are expected to add about 3,679 beds.