Chongming


Welcome to Chongming Island, a paradise of sports and nature a stone’s throw away

About a quarter of Chongming Island is covered with trees....

May 9, 2019, Thursday


About Chongming

On Chongming Island, with the Yangtze River to the west and the East China Sea to the east, gulls gather in the reeds in Dongtan Wetland area....

May 9, 2019, Thursday


10th China Flower Expo launch under way

CHONGMING District last week marked the 800-day countdown to the 10th China Flower Expo, to be held from May 21 till July 2 in 2021, under the theme of “Blossom with a Chinese Dream.” “The goals of the ...

March 20, 2019, Wednesday


Breathing easy in the greenery across the river

Chongming Island, with its copious wetlands, mud­flats and forests, is only an hour away from downtown Shanghai but feels like another world. Nature is all around but this place remains the source of ...

October 11, 2018, Thursday


Land investment invitation

Good quality of farming land in Chongming with total area amounting to 50,000 mu (3,333 hectares) are inviting for investment at the 2018 Shanghai Chongming Agriculture Investment Fair. On offer are ...

January 6, 2018, Saturday


Chongming develops blueprint for a green eco-system

CHONGMING Island, already a place of great distinction, has set out a blueprint to go green. A quarter of the island is forested, one-third is basic farmland and two core water resources, and a perfect ...

January 6, 2018, Saturday


This is the season to enjoy the best of Chongming

BOASTING picturesque scenery and seasonal delicacies, Chongming Island is an ideal weekend getaway for Shanghai foodies. With golden autumn upon us, Chongming has arranged for a host of local flavors ...

November 9, 2017, Thursday


Dragon Boat Festival is a time to celebrate and have family fun for all

DRAGON Boat Festival, which falls on the fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar calendar — May 30 this year — is one of the four most important traditional holidays in China. This festival ...

June 3, 2017, Saturday


Picturing an even brighter future for Chongming

FROM tomorrow to January 22, photos from the “Sky Eyes, Chongming Record” photography contest will be on display at Shanghai Library. The exhibition features over 900 photos — including the contest’s ...

January 13, 2017, Friday


Chongming made safer for winged visitors

CHONGMING has long been a stopping-point for a variety of migrating avian species, and just last month the island district announced plans to strengthen measures against illegal hunting of wild animals, ...

December 16, 2016, Friday




 

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