In 2014, Myanmar-born Colin Huang closed his fast-food restaurant in London and began a slow journey back to China, the country of his ancestors and a place he'd never visited.
Zhuang Zhiqiang, 31 years old, has been secretary of the Youth League committee of Haishen village in Pudong New Area, Shanghai for nine years.
When Pei Yigen joined Citibank in China as a fresh graduate in 1992, he did not expect that he would witness the explosive growth of Lujiazui from a suburban area into an international financial center.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the development and opening-up of Pudong. Over the past three decades, the district has made great strides in terms of both economy and governance.
Murray King has been working at Shanghai Disneyland for 9 years, and claims to have witnessed the resort develop from nothing.