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.

Think Before You Drink & Drive

At the middle of January, a drunken foreign man drove his scooter home, resulting in a terrible accident. After drinking at a bar in Dongcheng, he decided to drive his

Coping With Video-Game Obsession

On January 20, a speech encouraging better communication between parents and their game-obsessed children was given at Songshan Lake. The speech was free for parents (aged 22 to 50) who

New Campus for QSI Int’l School

Quality Schools International School of Dongguan–aka QSI–is expected to move location in August 2018. Founded in August 2004, QSI has remained at the convenient Dongcheng Center for almost 14 years

The Quickest Way to Huizhou

Dongguan-Huizhou Intercity Railway from Daojiao, Dongguan to Xiao Jin Kou, Huizhou, finally opened in January. 31 trains run daily with the earliest leaving from Daojiao Station at 7:05 am and

Beard Raises Cash for Dragons

A beard-growing challenge raised an admirable 2,000 RMB for the Dongguan Dragons Baseball Club. The challenger, Steve Boysen kept his beard growing for about 10 weeks. During that time, he

DG City Is 30 Years Old!

January 7, 2018, was the 30th anniversary of Dongguan as a prefectural-level city. A prefectural-level city (formerly known as a province-controlled city from 1949 to 1983) is an administrative division

2017 Industrial Design Awards

The 2017 DiD Award aka the thirteenth Dongguan Cup drew a perfect result at the end of 2017. The Dongguan Cup is an annual industrial design competition from 2005 with