Big Phil Comes to Dongguan


Donnguan’s Brazilian communiy just keep on planning events, and World Cup winning football manager, Felipe Scolari was the guest of honor at a concert and dinner hosted by the Tangla hotel, November 14. Around 400 people attended the dinner which saw performances from two of Southern Brazil’s most successful traditional singers, Luiz Marenco and Pirisca Grecco.  Alan Sehn, the founder and one of the members of PTG China Veia (a Dongguan group that represents people from south Brazil) was thrilled by the show. “Not only are we bringing these great South Brazilian singers to China, we are also putting the Brazilian, South Brazilian and international community together for a traditional event. It is so rewarding,” he said. The patrons of PTG are due to meet to decide on doing a similar event next year.