China Lifts Ban on Mobile Phone Use on Flights

on 01/19/2018 - 05:41 pm

According to a notice issued by the CAAC on Tuesday, airliners can now make their own rules for passenger use of electronic devices and apply for approval from the CAAC.

Two major airlines in China, China Eastern Airlines and Hainan Airlines, have announced that passengers on their flights can use their mobile phones during flights from Jan 18th.

Currently, many other airlines are evaluating making the change. “Spring Airlines will complete an evaluation as soon as possible, and passengers are expected to be able to use their electronic devices, including mobile phones, in the first half of this year," says Spring Airlines spokesman Zhang Wu'an.

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This Weekend and Beyond - January 19, 2018

on 01/19/2018 - 12:47 pm

Our Anniversary party isn't until next weekend but that doesn't mean you can't still enjoy a great time this weekend. There are new movies out and plenty of great activities and events waiting for you; including art shows, anniversary and theme parties, food deals, sports, kids activities and more. Have a great weekend! 
 
NOTE: Most of the content below appears in chronological order and "as submitted" by event organizers, promoters or venues, to the ShekouDaily directory. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ShekouDaily or these newsletters, you may do so for free here.
 
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Shenzhen To Be 1st Stop for Grammy Award Winner John Legend

on 01/16/2018 - 12:12 pm

John Legend's Darkness And Light Tour is coming to Shenzhen! China was selected as the first country to hold this Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter's concert and on March 6th, Shenzhen will be the first stop in China of the tour. Expected to last at least 90 minutes, it's said that John Legend will perform at least 20 songs during the concert.



John Legend has earned a famous reputation as a multiple Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter. A child prodigy, Legend's grandmother taught him how to play the piano, and he grew up singing in the church choir. He went on to attend the University of Pennsylvania, where he directed a co-ed a cappella group.

 


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Shenzhen's Ambitious New Plans To Ease Traffic Unveiled

on 01/14/2018 - 05:59 pm

China Merchants Shekou Holdings unveiled plans on Friday to ease the often congested traffic conditions heading into and out of Shekou. The announcement for improving what they refer to as an important part of the transportation network of Hong Kong and Guangdong includes plans to reconstruct the expressway on Wanghai Road and the latest forecasts for completion of the new Metro lines across Shenzhen. Both of which are expected to significantly improve the business environment of the area.

The plans of reconstructing Wanghai Road, drawn up by the Transportation Commission of Shenzhen Municipality, have been officially completed and made public and are expected to be executed soon. A ...