NEW Community Center for Foreigners Opening in Shenzhen after CNY
03 Feb 2019
A brand new government-backed community center for foreigners will be opening near Sea World in Shekou after the Chinese New Year!
Before the holiday, a few community leaders were invited for a visit and to give feedback. Below is a quick review of the event.
If you have any questions or comments, and or are interested in attending the Grand Opening after the Chinese New Year, please follow their Official Account using the QR Code at the end of this article.
Note: The staff will be on holiday from February 4th to February 10th so they may be slow to reply to any inquiries during that time.
International Community Leaders Meet & Greet
As the new year of the boar approaches, the Nanshan International Cultural Exchange & Service Center organized the International Community Leaders Meet & Greet.
The event was held under the direction of the Shenzhen Zhaoshang Sub-district CPC Work Committee and Zhaoshang Sub-District Office and Shenzhen Nanshan Southwind Social Work Service Center, and in partnership with ShekouDaily.
Over fifty people attended the event, including Haisheng Zhu, the Deputy Secretary of the Party &Labour Union, Jingping Zhang, the Director of General Office, Yun Zhang, the Deputy Director of General Office, various enterprise representatives, and other community leaders.
To celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year, foreign friends were invited to appreciate Chinese traditional culture: guzheng, calligraphy, round fan and hulusi.
Foreign friends were fascinated by the amazing performance
During the Q&A session, Haisheng Zhu, who represented Zhaoshang Sub-district Party & Labour Union, said that President Xi mentioned in the Boao Forum for Asia that "China's door is open. It will not be closed, and will only open even wider”. Also, establishing the Nanshan International Cultural Exchange & Service Center can provide better service for foreigners in Shenzhen.
He also gave sincere wishes of the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year to all the presented guests.
Following his speech, guests took an active part in giving practical advice on improving the center.
At the end of the event, guests were invited to make jiaozi--- a kind of Chinese traditional food together.
After eating the delicious jiaozi, many guests stayed to mingle and chat for hours.
大合照 - Photo of foreign friends and staff
^^^ Above is the QR Code for the Official WeChat Account of the Nanshan International Cultural Exchange & Service Center ^^^
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