Sun Yat-sen’s Home in DG

Sun Yat-sen’s ancestors lived in Dongguan centuries ago—their genealogy helps to give Dongguan even more meaning. Sun’s early ancestors all lived in Shangsha village, Chang’an, Dongguan. They referred to Shangsha

New Payment At Public Bus

Recently, 1,000 public buses completed the refitting of card readers to operate the scan function—civilians can now pay by scanning the QR code on their phones, which also means you

Goodbye, Charcoal BBQ

The outdoor barbecue is now not allowed at the administrative districts of Dongguan because those areas are designated as the ban-high-polluting-fuel-areas. On April 12, the Dongguan Environmental Protection Bureau issued

25% Tariff Only For Americans

A local tourist attraction posted a notice that they will charge Americans 25% more for tickets, claiming that as the “tariff.” Naturally this action caused a stir online, with some

Local Tigers Disappoint Again

Starting from March 3, the 2017 – 2018 China Men’s Basketball League (CBA) Playoffs came to an end on April 22. Sadly, our local Guangdong Tigers Basketball Team finalized their

New Subsidy Policy Program

The “Dongguan Foreign Trade Upgrading Support Center” program is running at Zhong Tian Lian Feng Creative Valley—meaning that start-up companies from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan stationed in the valley

Paws For A Cause Strikes Again

May 27 will see another adoption and fundraising event hosted by Paws For A Cause, supporting local animal shelters. The event will be held at Dog Dad’s Pet Club with

Join Beautiful DG This Spring

A group known as Beautiful Dongguan began about three years ago when the organization founder, Adam Thacker, became tired of seeing so much rubbish in the street near to where

Dragons Baseball Little League

Dongguan Dragons Baseball was established in 2011 by a handful of baseball enthusiasts. Now in 2018 the program has impressively grown to over 150 players. The tee ball division for

DG Broke A Guinness Record

Dongguan’s “Ten Thousand People Feast” was declared as a Guinness World Record after seeing more than 30,000 people dining at the same time. What an impressive feat for our beloved