Archive

Old Time Monopoly: How Dongguan’s Co-Ops Survived the Fall

Throughout the first three decades of the PRC, a centrally controlled economy was applied to the country. China was underdeveloped and closed to the world. No private and foreign businesses

In the Local Media: April 2015

Wild Life Tragedy On March 3, a raid on a country-style restaurant hidden in Dalang’s Songmushan Village uncovered almost 200 wild animals from the national list of protected animals, most

Gallery Brings Latin Art

Since the beginning of 2015, a small but noticeable art gallery has opened its doors to the public and to a handful of talented Mexican artists. Dilio Gallery co-owner Jackie

Reality Film

If you walked into a cinema to find your common-day life on screen, would you then notice the little things slipping between rushing footsteps? Would you notice that the window’s

Novelty Pet

To some, they are ugly, creepy even. To local Liaobu businessman, Zhong Zhiming, spiders are his favorite and “easiest to care for” pet. Newly popular in China and regulated from

World Champs in DG

It’s one of top three most prestigious international badminton competitions. It matches the world’s top men and women mixed teams, and it’s kicking off in the Dongguan Basketball Center in

DG Sweeps PRC Tourney

Last month , the Pearl River Conference, an athletic conference of international schools from Guangzhou to Macau, held their middle school, Division II Girl’s Volleyball Tournament at Shenzhen’s QSI Shekou.

100 Years of ANZAC

Marking the 100 year anniversary and honoring the members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula during WWI. The day, which come

New Off-Road Trails

Calling it the longest off-road trail in Asia, Mission Hills, the largest golf club in the world, opened 10 kilometers of mountain bike trails in March. Trail sections traverse changing

Hotel Deals for April 2015

APRIL 15–MAY 5 ALOFT DONGGUAN SONGSHAN LAKE Canton Fair Package Rates start at RMB 498. Book over three nights or three rooms get free daily breakfast for one and free