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CCTV New Year’s Gala

Spring Festival means visiting your hometown, family time, homemade dumplings and the most well-known entertainment show in the country, CCTV New Year’s Gala. The chances are you’ve already heard about

Italian Fusion Gem: 5th AVENUE

Italians strike me as being inclusive of some of the best chefs in the world, and I once had an Italian landlady who, unimpressed by my way of making Italian

Coworking Space Regulated

The current expansion of coworking spaces is slowly but surely taking place and despite obvious dilemmas for the government, the industry prepares for continuous regulation. 576 coworking and incubator spaces

Wit and Wisdom for Wine Lovers

In our first column dedicated to de-mystifying wine, we’re taking a look at how the packaging offers tell-tale signs of the contents. This should help you to feel less overwhelmed

A New Spin on Things in DG

Ultimate Frisbee has been quietly capturing the hearts and minds of athletes in China over the last 15 years. Delivering thrills and top sportsmanship, Ultimate Frisbee has now arrived in

Breaking Beer: One Man’s Brew

After a successful career in the chemistry related industry, leo luo had realized that there’s more to life than money. Beer was his missing ingredient. When you are proficient in

The Quiz Itch: Drink and Think

The pub quiz culture may be familiar for some, but in China it is relatively still in its infancy. Nevertheless, expat generations alike seemingly cannot resist pitting their wits against

Facial Recognition at Zhangmutou

Zhangmutou Train Station now operates facial recognition for ticket checking. It officially starts from the New Year’s holiday. Folks need to stand on a certain area and look directly at

Dongguan Welcomes Pandas

Xiang Shi Zoo (Liaobu) has been officially approved for artificially breeding pandas. Therefore, pandas are expected to arrive in Dongguan soon. On January 13 to 14, experts from Wildlife Conservation

Basketball World Cup in DG

Hot news for basketball fans: Dongguan will host the first game of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers in Guangdong, i.e. the second game for the China team at home.