Beijing (AFP) China and India are set to host the 2019 Summer Olympic Games in Shanghai.
The Chinese government on Tuesday announced a partnership with the Indian government and Indian government officials to open up a new hotel and a sports stadium in the city.
It also announced plans to build a new airport to connect with the Chinese city.
Beijing and Shanghai are set for the 2019 Asian Games, which will be held in the former colonial power’s hometown of Sanya.
India and China also share the ancient capital of Nanjing, and both have a long history of hosting events.
Beijing is the city that hosts the annual Asian Games and the world’s second largest city.
India is the largest Asian economy and the third largest country in the world after China and the United States.
A total of 32 countries will be taking part in the Asian Games.
The games are scheduled to take place from July 5-17.
China and Japan are both hosting the 2022 and 2023 Summer Olympics.