in 1533 was a city wall build, what the begin of the city Shanghai was. During the first Opiumwar, in the begin from the 19 century where English troops on the power of Shanghai.
Shanghai was then as a village that lived from fishing and textile industries. but the Treaty of Nanking that in 1842 with the United Kingdom was closed. grew Shanghai to a port with global connections.
Since the year 90 , after economic reforms from Deng Xiaoping, is the city going to redevelopmont. so is the bussines Pudong out the ground smashed. The city has sins 2004 the biggest harbor of the world and take therewith the position from Singapore over. In 2010 was the worldexhibition in the city from Shanghai.
lie yearly natural population growth under permanent residents in 1957 around the 40 procent. that mark was fast going under the 10 procent. and reached in 2000 in the negative worth from -1,9 procent. the population growth in 2004 was -1,2 per 1000 residents. the boringmark was 6,0 and the deadmark was 7,2 per 1000 residents. in 2003 was the official registered population 13,4 million. but more than 5 million people live and work onregistered in shanghai. In 2003 was the life expectancy around the 80 year. the city tells in 2005 around the 18 million people
how the economy came
Shanghai is the commercial and financial center of China. This came after economics reforms in 1992. before this reforms must Shanghai pay a lot of load on the central Government, aurond the 70% procent from the national load was from Shanhai. From 1992 was this reduced to 20%-25%. Now became Shanghai to one of the biggest and most developed city in China. Shanghai and Hongkong will be the economic centrum of China. Hongkong became the capital from China. Sins Hongkong in 1997 is transferred on China is Shanghai in the finacial sector and banking be better an has much companies built his headqaurter moved to the city. because of this is the question to highly skilled workforce strong to go above. the economie of Shanghai grew really fast, with 11% every year
Oriental Pearl Tower: This tower is designed by Jia Huancheng. The building process of the building was started 1991 and finished 1995. The surface of the building is 54 000 m². The building costs over 75 million euro. There visit over 3 million tourists a year, it is the highest building in China’s people’s republic.
Shanghai Tower: This skyscraper is pretty new, the build of it started in november 2008 and was finished in juny 2016. The building is 632 metres high, it is the highest building in China and the second highest building in the world. The architect of the building is Gensler. The surface is 380 000 m²
Jade Buddha Temple: This big temple was founded 1882, This temple has got 2 buddha figures made of Jade. The temple has got a vegetarian restaurant in it.