Changning District

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Location
31°13'13"N
121°25'29"E
Country
 China
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Changning District (Chinese: 长宁区; pinyin: Chángníng Qū) is a district of Shanghai. It has a land area of 37.19 square kilometres (14.36 sq mi) and had a population of 620,000 as of 2003. The district government is located at 1320 Yuyuan Rd. Zhongshan Park is located in the district.

Economy

Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is located in Changning. China Eastern Airlines has its headquarters, the China Eastern Airlines Building, on the airport grounds. China Cargo Airlines has its headquarters on the airport property. Spring Airlines has its headquarters in the Homeyo Hotel in Changning. Juneyao Airlines has its headquarters in the district.Huazhu Hotels or China Lodging, which operates Hanting Hotels and other brands, has its headquarters in the district. Additionally Pinduoduo is based in the district.Renren Inc. has its Shanghai office in the SOHO Zhong Shan Square (simplified Chinese: SOHO中山广场; traditional Chinese: SOHO中山廣場; pinyin: SOHO Zhōngshān Guǎngchǎng) in Changning District.

Parks and recreation

The Shanghai Zoo is located in the district. New Town Central Park opened in 2000.

Subdistricts and town

Education

East China University of Political Science and Law has a Changning Campus.Schools in Changning District include Shanghai Yan'an High School, a school well known for its mathematics program; Shanghai New Hongqiao High School, a private school; Yew Wah School of Shanghai; the Primary Division of the bilingual YK Pao School; and Shanghai Meizhi Mandarin School.

Transportation

Metro

Changning is currently served by five metro lines operated by Shanghai Metro: Line 2 - Songhong Road, Beixinjing, Weining Road, Loushanguan Road, Zhongshan Park 3 4 , Jiangsu Road 11 Line 3 and Line 4 - Hongqiao Road 10 , West Yan'an Road, Zhongshan Park 2 Line 10 - Shanghai Zoo, Longxi Road, Shuicheng Road, Yili Road, Songyuan Road Line 11 - Jiaotong University 10 , Jiangsu Road 2
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