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Residents Asked to Call In to Give Suggestions in Turning Vacant Lots into Parks »

Residents Asked to Call In to Give Suggestions in Turning Vacant Lots into Parks

Apr 15, 2014 | Futian District urban management bureau is inviting its residents to give recommendation that will turn vacant lots that are suitable to be converted into park spaces. The invitation is part of the district’s…

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Come Raise a Glass at The Tavern! »

The Tavern

Dec 17, 2013 | Already a well-established and popular restaurant in Guangzhou, Shekou has been lucky to receive its very own version of The Tavern. The recent opening of this popular restaurant & sports bar has brought…

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Fresh Holiday Fundraiser Party, this Friday »

Fresh Holiday Fundraiser Party, this Friday

Dec 13, 2013 | THIS FRIDAY, Fresh is  throwing the 1st ever FRESH HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER, featuring our favorite local band: THE FRIENDLY CANNONS. These punk rockers are a must see if you haven’t seen them yet. And we will cram…

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Breaking News

Ministry to Step Up Efforts in Cracking Down on Online Counterfeit Products »

Ministry to Step Up Efforts in Cracking Down on Online Counterfeit Products

Jan 29, 2015 | The country’s Ministry of Commerce is stepping up their efforts in cracking down on counterfeit products that are sold…

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Several Chinese Regions to Lower their GDP Target Growth Numbers »

Several Chinese Regions to Lower their GDP Target Growth Numbers

Jan 29, 2015 | While the downward pressure on the economy is felt, 26 out of the 31 provincial regions on the Chinese…

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Premier Li Keqiang Pledges to Create More Jobs for 2015 »

Premier Li Keqiang Pledges to Create More Jobs for 2015

Jan 28, 2015 | Premier Li Keqiang has promised to create around 10 million more jobs this year by maintaining the economic growth…

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Light Based Payment System being Tested in Local Shops and Banks »

Light Based Payment System being Tested in Local Shops and Banks

Jan 28, 2015 | A photonic or light based method of payment is being developed by a Shenzhen based groups which is applied…

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First Lottery for Car License Plates to Happen after the Spring Festival »

First Lottery for Car License Plates to Happen after the Spring Festival

Jan 27, 2015 | Residents who still want to purchase vehicles can submit their applications for license plates at xqctk.sztb.gov.cn before the 8th…

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Retail Gasoline Prices Decreases as International Crude Prices Drops »

Retail Gasoline Prices Decreases as International Crude Prices Drops

Jan 27, 2015 | According to China’s largest oil refiner Sinopec, retail prices of gasoline will decrease between 0.29 yuan and 0.34 yuan…

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Culture

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New Regulations Made Easier for Fostering Children »

Dec 9, 2014 | Shenzhen has now made it easier for local families to foster homeless children as the city implemented its new regulation that is an expansion of the policy on adoption and providing legal backup for local families in fostering homeless children. under the new regulation adults should meet the number of requirements before becoming foster parents.…

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New Regulations Made Easier for Fostering Children

Hospital Opens New Radiological Department Using Cutting Edge Technology »

Jan 16, 2015 | The University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Hospital recently opened its radiological department that boasts of using cutting edge cancer treatment medical equipment which would help improve the city’s lacking cancer treatment facilities. In March 2014 the hospital also established a tumor treatment center and it is one if the five major treatment center in the…

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Hospital Opens New Radiological Department Using Cutting Edge Technology

Balloon Designed to Carry Communications Devices to Provide Wi-Fi in Remote Areas »

Dec 23, 2014 | Shenzhen based Kuang-chi showed off a series of innovative solutions that will provide people in remote areas and underdeveloped regions with access to Wi-Fi and other convenient logistics services. A Apollo Base created by the company in Longgang develop a silver helium filled balloon called Cloud that is designated to carry communications devices to a…

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Balloon Designed to Carry Communications Devices to Provide Wi-Fi in Remote Areas

High Speed Trains to Cut Travel Times During Spring Festival Travel »

Jan 15, 2015 | After the Guangzhou-Guizhou and Guangzhou Nanning high speed railway were opened last Friday Three pairs of high speed trains were put to use, which cut down travel time from Shenzhen to Guilin to less than four hours compared to the previous 13 hours trip. Shenzhen North Railway Station will be operating these three pairs of…

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High Speed Trains to Cut Travel Times During Spring Festival Travel

Expats Impressed on the Variety of Food Offered during the International Food Festival »

Jan 2, 2015 | The international food festival officially kicked off at Shuiwei, an urban village in Central Futian for two days and is offering a variety of food that left expats impressed. Organized by the district government foreign affairs office and the Futian Subdistict Office, food stalls were placed side by side which offered different foods ranging Japanese,…

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Expats Impressed on the Variety of Food Offered during the International Food Festival

Business

Ministry to Step Up Efforts in Cracking Down on Online Counterfeit Products

Ministry to Step Up Efforts in Cracking Down on Online Counterfeit Products »

Jan 29, 2015 | The country’s Ministry of Commerce is stepping up their efforts in cracking down on counterfeit products that are sold in the booming online market. Shen Danyang a ministry spokesperson said…

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Law

Illegal Parking to be Fined with Heavy Penalties based on New Traffic Regulations »

Illegal Parking to be Fined with Heavy Penalties based on New Traffic Regulations

Jan 15, 2015 | Known as the strict area which encompasses parts of Luohu and Futian districts and marked by Bao’an Road in the east, Beihuan…

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China’s Agricultural Sector to get Tax Breaks »

China's Agricultural Sector to get Tax Breaks

Dec 5, 2014 | China will be increasing its support for its agriculture sector by renewing selected tax breaks that may have already expired as the…

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More Than 4,000 Parking Tickets Issued since Measure was Implemented in the Strict Area

More Than 4,000 Parking Tickets Issued since Measure was Implemented in the Strict Area »

Jan 20, 2015 | The city traffic police issued a total of 3,913 tickets for illegal parking from Thursday and Saturday since heavier fines were implemented in the strict area, the first type of…

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