Lujiazui District

Lujiazui District

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Passengers on a ferry look at buildings in the Lujiazui district at dusk in Shanghai. Lujiazui has transformed in the past three decades from rice paddies to a zone with some of the world’s tallest towers including the 492-meter Shanghai World Financial Center and China headquarters of global banks such as HSBC Holdings Plc and Citigroup Inc.