Futian District

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Futian
福田区
District
Huaqiang Electronic World
Huaqiang Electronic World
Location within Shenzhen City
Location within Shenzhen City
Futian is located in Guangdong
Futian
Futian
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°31′21″N 114°03′21″E / 22.52250°N 114.05583°E / 22.52250; 114.05583Coordinates: 22°31′21″N 114°03′21″E / 22.52250°N 114.05583°E / 22.52250; 114.05583
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Sub-provincial city Shenzhen
Area
 • Total 79 km2 (31 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 1,182,200
 • Density 15,000/km2 (39,000/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s) 0755
Website http://www.szft.gov.cn
China Merchants Bank Tower, on Shennan Ave., near the Che Gong Miao metro Station

Futian District (simplified Chinese: 福田区; traditional Chinese: 福田區; pinyin: Fútián Qū; Jyutping: fuk1tin4 keoi1) is one of seven districts of the city of Shenzhen, People's Republic of China. It is home to many high-rises, with some of the most important buildings in Shenzhen, such as the SEG Tower, China Merchants Bank, Shenzhen Library and Concert Hall, Shenzhen Development Bank and the Shenzhen City Hall.

Futian has a population of about 885,000 as of 2002. It is mostly a residential district in Shenzhen; it is known as "The hub of living in Shenzhen".

Economy[edit]

The hotel chain company Vienna Hotels formerly had its headquarters in Lüjing Garden, Futian District.[1]

Subdistricts[edit]

Futian has 8 subdistricts:

  • Futian 福田
  • Nanyuan 南园
  • Yuanling 园岭 (園嶺)
  • Shatou 沙头 (沙頭)
  • Xiangmihu (or Xiangmi Lake) 香密湖
  • Meilin 梅林
  • Lianhua 莲花 (蓮花)
  • Huafu 华富 (華富)

Shenzhen Metro[edit]

Line 1[edit]

Line 4[edit]

Central Walk Shopping Mall (深圳市中心城)

The mall is conviently located right at the Convention and Exhibition Center Metro station (huizhanzhongxin) in Futaian and features three levels of shopping, entertainment and dining. The levels comprise of L1: cosmetics, shoes, handbag, boutique accessories, ladies clothing, gentleman suits, business casual, fine jewelry and watches, fashion accessories, business supplies. Coco Park 购物公园

Coco Park features much more than a shopping mall, the area also features a popular bar street, large open public spaces and restaurants. At this modern development you can find many al-fresco cafes and both Asian and Western cuisines. Shopping at the mall you can find mostly fashion for men and women. Huaqiangbei – Electronics, Gadgets, Fashion and More As one of the top shopping destinations in Shenzhen, Huaqiangbei Commercial Street is renowned for it’s electronics markets, but it also has plenty to offer those looking for men's and women's fashion. Fu ming Foreign Trade Clothes Market at HuaqiangBei

Located directly behind Women's World on Huaqiangbei Lu is the Fu Ming Foreign Trade Clothes Market. Here you can find women's and mens clothes, shoes, bags and leather goods. Theres four floors of independent retailers all keen to haggle a deal. You may have some luck finding larger sizes here, but that may depend on the day.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "联系方式." Vienna Hotels. Retrieved on October 24, 2012. "总 部 总部地址:深圳市福田区福强路绿景花园首层"