Shanghai News

Viking Sun officially named in Shanghai, China

Viking Sun officially named in Shanghai, China

13 March 2018 Cruise News

Viking has seen its fourth ocean ship, Viking Sun, officially named during a celebration in the heart of Shanghai. The ship is currently sailing Viking’s sold-out 141-day world cruise from Miami to London, and its stop in Shanghai marks the first time one of Viking’s ocean ships has called in China.

St. Regis coming to Shanghai as Starwood signs property deal

St. Regis coming to Shanghai as Starwood signs property deal

4 November 2015 Hotel News

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has announced the signing of an agreement with Shanghai Huayu Real Estate to bring its ultra-luxury St. Regis brand to Shanghai. Scheduled for completion in early 2017, The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan will open its doors in one of the most exclusive, sought-after locations in the heart of the city’s central business district.

Work begins on £2.7bn Shanghai Disneyland

Work begins on £2.7bn Shanghai Disneyland

8 April 2011 Hotel News Tourism News

Walt Disney has broken ground on its Shanghai Disneyland theme park, an eight square mile resort that will cost £2.7 billion and take five years to build. The development, which has been a decade in the planning, is a joint venture with Shanghai government, and comes as part of a broader Disney strategy to develop expand its business in China and target the country’s 330 million children.