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Yanran: The Rise of the Critic

Sometimes change provides opportunity for growth. Yanran saw her opportunity to grow as a food and wine critic and ended up becoming even more. Let’s find out more about yanran’s

Crafting A Smooth Operation

Hailing from Brazil, master brewer Luciano Carpes is now bringing what he does best to “Big River”—HERE! Square’s first tenant. From large-scale to local, we find out more about Luciano’s

Going Global For a Better Future

Recognizing that students at school need the right kind of role models, vice principal Jacob Pawlik and his “bilingual” department aim to steer children toward international-mindedness, without sacrificing their identity.

Why Not Mix Business with Pleasure?

Matt Marshall has brought heart and soul into Dongcheng’s only Irish pub, through music, food and a sense of homeliness. Murray’s represents a fortress for friendships, fun-fueled evenings and hearty

Early Childhood All About Love

A long time ago in a not-so-far-away land, happy Eva “castle” was established and brought with it a whole new way of educating children. Eva, founder of the daycare center,

A Leading Education For Innovation

Renowned Singaporean education brand Etonhouse first came to Dongguan in 2006. it all started with a phone call. Executive director grace Aik said “yes” to opening a school, and the

Managing Life In The Hotel Industry

Having started out as a bellman in the Beijing hotel, 25 years later Keith Zhang now operates as general manager of the HyattRegency Dongguan, arguably the best hotel in Dongguan.

Crafting Beauty For The World To See

After teaching himself how to craft traditional lion, dragon and Qilin props, Wan Gongxue has spent 20 years creating beautiful masterpieces celebrated and used globally. Speaking to him at his

Aiming at Sports Mentality

There’s no athlete that doesn’t want to be a champion. Sports aficionado and sports bar manager Tak talks about how he merged sportsmanship into his business and everyday life with

Good Things Come to Those Who Wait

From farms and fishermen to life in the city, growing up in Shanghai presented challenges for one family man. Later, moving to Dongguan meant introducing something new, in both business