08 Apr '11, 10am

In Pictures: Magic Kingdom meets Middle Kingdom. Construction begins on Disneyland Shanghai.

In Pictures: Magic Kingdom meets Middle Kingdom. Construction begins on Disneyland Shanghai.

Mickey Mouse danced in a traditional Chinese costume as officials wielded golden shovels on Friday to break ground on mainland China's long-awaited first Disneyland theme park in Shanghai. -- PHOTO: AP SHANGHAI - MICKEY Mouse danced in a traditional Chinese costume as officials wielded golden shovels on Friday to break ground on mainland China's long-awaited first Disneyland theme park in Shanghai. Walt Disney Co chief executive Bob Iger was joined by the entertainment giant's Chinese partners and government officials at a ceremony to launch construction of the park on the outskirts of the eastern Chinese city. The event capped more than a decade of negotiations with the Chinese government to bring the 'Magic Kingdom' to the country's 1.3-billion-strong market, and Iger called it a 'significant milestone' in Disney's history. 'Our Shanghai resort will be a world-class fami...

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