The Scene

No Debate Taxi Rides

A new regulation aimed at taxi services was released in October updating policies stipulating that drivers are no longer allowed to ask destination before the passengers enter the vehicle. The

Made it Happen

Local communities in Dongguan have many groups for gathering away from the majority cultures of the city. One such group was treated, through a cultural awareness grant, to a night

Radical Change to Map

Just south of the present Central Business District, marked between the TBA Tower and the exhibition center on the north end of Dongguan Avenue, plans for an entirely new neighborhood

Teaser Alert

From China’s national television station, CCTV-2, one of its star programs came to Dongguan to film five episodes of its well liked Chu Wang Zheng Ba (King of the Chefs).

Yes. Wait, No

While the Keyuan Garden is well-maintained and considered the city’s most touristy attraction, its brother, Daosheng Garden, went through devastating danger in October. Construction workers began to hammer down parts

Cattle Days

Among Dongguan’s towns, one is the spot to buy beef. Hengli Town is famed for its cattle market and holds a festival to celebrate it. From October 23 to 26,

New Releases

In the latest generation of Chinese entrepreneurship this magazine has reported that film studios have been sprouting up around the city and making profits from commercial and independent short films.

Stirred Up

The Laimeng Commercial District’s Reggae influenced neighborhood bar, Stir It Up, reopened October 2 after renovations to essentially double the floor space were completed. The changes led the bar to

Gaining Weight

Though few know what the initials stand for, Dongcheng’s IEO Citywalk is beginning to fulfill its potential as a local destination for food and leisure. The International Environmental Open-Space (IEO)

Sculpture Show

On October 25, a sculpture exhibition kicked off in the 21 Space Art Museum in Guancheng. Featuring figurative sculpture, which is derived from real object sources, the exhibition displays creative