The Scene

Scan to Pass: Not For Expats

Instead of using a metro card, you might notice people are using their phones to get in and out of the subway. Nope, it is not through WeChat or Alipay,

OPPO Breaks Ground in Chang’an

Oppo had a ground-breaking ceremony on July 10 for their new center in Chang’an. The center is projected to employ over 5,000 people and cover an area of 82,000 square-meters with

Drink and Draw

Drink and Draw participants sharpened their pencils on August 11 at Treehouse for a drawing session. The event is like the name suggests, artists get together to draw while enjoying

Dongguan School Updates

Classrooms around Dongguan are being filled this month with children getting ready for another year of school. EtonHouse International School introduced their new campus on September 2, just 20 minutes

New Line to SZ Airport

The Guangzhou-Shenzhen Intercity Railway is scheduled to begin operations on September 30. The railway starts in Guangzhou and goes through 10 stations in Dongguan: Zhongtang, Wangniudun, Wanghong, Hongmei, Shatian, Houjie,

Nanshe Ranked number four

Recently Nanshe Ancient Village in Chashan Town became one of the Top 20 Chinese Villages, ranking fourth on the list. Nanshe Ancient Village has 32 well-preserved cluster shrines, over 250

No More Lawless Square Dancing

“Why aren’t we allowed to dance here? Any regulations?” No regulations on square dancing have always been an excuse for the square dancers when they argue with the neighborhood citizens.

Dongcheng Cooking Competition

On July 15 and 16, chefs from 20 restaurants gathered on the fifth floor in DG Mall for a head to head competition of cooking expertise. This live cooking competition

Toh Set on a New Journey

On July 19, Treasures of Hope (TOH), a charity in Dongcheng, had the official soft opening of its new store location at Country Garden Guangdong, 33 Town. After months of

Dg Marathon Opens Registration Soon

In late June the Dongguan International Marathon announced its return. This year it is scheduled for December 22 and is part of the 17th Asian Marathon Championship. Dongguan became the