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e-Bike ALERT: Police Confiscating bikes at Shui Wan Metro Station

August 11, 2017

At 9:24 am Friday August 11th, we received notice that police were confiscating e-bikes in front of the 1979 Apartment Complex next to the Shui Wan Metro Station.&n... (more)

Super Typhoon Haima Approaches with 205 km/h Expected Winds

October 17, 2016

Many events for this weekend have been rescheduled.... (more)

2018 Ultimate Guide to Halloween: Costumes, Parties & Trick or Treating

October 23, 2018

With Halloween falling on a Wednesday this year, we have plen... (more)

Startling Door-to-Door Immigration Checks Worry Residents

November 25, 2017

A week ago Friday immigration was out on the streets of Shekou checking foreigners for passports and their registration papers. This week, foreigners have been post... (more)

NEW: WeChat QR Code Scanners Installed at Shenzhen Metro Gates

May 07, 2018

The Shenzhen Metro has recently announced that, starting May 8th, people can take the metro by simply scanning a WeChat QR code! You will soon no longer need to buy a ... (more)

Faster HK Departure Channel A Pleasant Surprise (for most)

December 28, 2017

On December 14th, the Immigration Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region launched "Smart Departure," a self-service departure channel f... (more)

Shenzhen City-Wide Orange Cold Weather Alert Issued

January 08, 2018

UPDATE: The alert was ... (more)

NEW Community Center for Foreigners Opening in Shenzhen after CNY

February 03, 2019

A brand new government-backed community center for foreigners will be opening near Sea World in Shekou after the Chinese New Year! ... (more)

Film Industry Design Exhibition During Shenzhen's First Design Week Taking Place in Shekou

April 20, 2017

Starting from April 2017, Shenzhen will start an annual event called "Design Week." ... (more)

Woman Drops Pants on Shenzhen City Bus, Shocks Passengers

February 25, 2019

At around 6:25 p.m. on February 20th, a scene that could make an excellent Pepto-Bismol commercial took place on a Shenzhen city bus.   ... (more)

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