Win 50,000 RMB in the Shenzhen Bao'an International Marathon 2017

on 10/11/2017 - 08:50 am

Updated story: Registration closed October 10th, 2017 for the Shenzhen Bao'an International Marathon where runners have a chance to win up to 50,000 RMB. The marathon will be held on Sunday December 3rd from 8am to 2pm. Thousands of runners are expected to participate; including hundreds of foreign runners. 
Routes: Red = Full Marathon. Blue = Half Marathon. Green = Run for Fun

Registration is now closed for this event.
The following prizes will be awarded to the top runners in the full marathon:

The following prizes will be awarded to the top runners in the half marathon (CNY):

There are no prizes awarded in the run for fun. 
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WINNERS: Over 3,000 RMB in prizes in our 2nd monthly lucky draw for Shekou Angels

on 10/10/2017 - 01:51 pm

On Tuesday October 10th, 2017, ShekouDaily held its second monthly lucky draw with prizes worth over 3,000 RMB provided by some of the best bars and restaurants in Shekou! (prize details listed below).

We'd like to thank the Shekou Angels that have signed up so far for this exclusive and privileged membership program that started on August 8th of this year for their support of ShekouDaily. Click here if you'd like to learn more about the Shekou Angel program or to join the next monthly lucky draw, get free admission into events and get other great perks.

The next event (which is buy-1-get-1-free admission for Shekou Angels) will be at the Eden Garden Rooft ...

VIDEO: Plane Catches Fire at Hong Kong International Airport

on 10/09/2017 - 09:11 pm

UPDATED 10:20pm: A spokeswoman for the airline has now reported that it was a piece of loading equipment that caught fire while it was preparing to put cargo in the hold of the plane, the Washington Post reports. The container that was on the loading equipment also caught fire in the process, said Martha Thomas, a spokeswoman for the airline. She added that the airline was looking into the cause of the mechanical issue that triggered the fire.
Original article below
At around 5 o’clock this afternoon, American Airlines plane AA192 caught fire at the Hong Kong International Airport. According to Chinese newspaper Global Times, baggage handlers claim the fir ...

How to Borrow a Shared Umbrella In Shekou, Shenzhen

on 10/04/2017 - 09:06 am

You may have seen, or at least heard about, shared umbrellas popping up around China back in April. They seemed to have appeared overnight, hanging on fences and railings around the city.

Like MoBikes, E Umbrellas didn't have docking stations. Instead, each umbrella had its own lock for which you could get the combination by scanning the QR code. Seemed easy enough; however, within a few weeks E Umbrella reportedly "lost" most of the initial 300,000 umbrellas they made available; costing them millions of yuan.

Image Credit: SCMP

Now a new docked shared umbrella service has recently made its way to Shekou. We ran into a bunch of these JJ伞 (Pinyin: San, meaning umbrella) in Sept ...