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Measures on Automobile Warranties to Take Effect Next Month

Last January the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine released regulations on auto warranties that will take effect in October that will give customers the rights to return faulty vehicles for replacement or refund. The 3R regulations namely repair, return or replacement which is also known as the three guarantees have been accepted [...]

Sep 24 2013, 11:02 am | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Xiamen-Shenzhen Rail Line to Open New Terminal Soon

The new local terminal of the Xiamen-Shenzhen high speed rail line will be completed by September 20 and test are scheduled this October. Representative of the 17th branch of China Railway Construction said that the Shenzhen Xincheng Railway Station line and steel structure is almost complete and workers are doing the station’s s floor and [...]

Sep 5 2013, 9:09 am | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

China to Implemented New Tourism Law to Protect Traveler’s Rights

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With the planned implementation of a new tourism law in China, residents traveling to popular laces will see higher prices starting next month. The new tourism law is scheduled to start on October and prohibits travel agencies and tour guides from bringing tourists to designated shops to buy items. Furthermore the new law states that [...]

Sep 2 2013, 10:20 am | Posted in Destinations | Read More »

Dongguan Bus Company to Replace Diesel Buses with Hybrid Ones

Around 100 Yutong hybrid city buses will be used by the Dongguan City Bus Transportation Company soon. Residents will then enjoy the convenience and comfort of the new hybrid buses in several bus routes. This will be the first time that the city will be using a gas-electric hybrid bus compared to the liquefied natural [...]

Jul 26 2013, 10:12 am | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Railway Officially Announced Name Changes to Train Stations

Last June 20 the Guangdong Railway have officially announced through Weibo that the original Dongguan Station will be renamed Changping Station. The newly constructed train station runs the Guangdong-Shenzhen railway in Shilong will be renamed Dongguan Station. The management of the Dongguan Stations said that they have not yet received orders on the name change [...]

Jun 26 2013, 8:16 am | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

An Alternative Way of Traveling Home for the Holidays

An Alternative Way of Traveling Home for the Holidays

Spring Festival usually means a rush to find and purchase tickets to travel around China, with most saying that it’s hard to find tickets or traveling during this time is tiresome while others choose to stay put. All but one person, who has an alternate route in going home. Zhou Chunhui is planning to use [...]

Jan 31 2013, 10:28 am | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Local Expatriates Shares Plans on Celebrating the Spring Festival

Local Expatriates Shares Plans on Celebrating the Spring Festival

Most of the Chinese residents are heading home to their hometowns during the Spring Festivals for family reunions. During this time local expats are cooking up plans on how to celebrate during this long holiday. Some expats are buying decorations and flowers to place in their homes in Shekou and they are also preparing banquet [...]

Jan 25 2013, 11:15 am | Posted in Destinations | Read More »

More than 5 Million Travelers Crossed during the Eight Day Holidays

More than 5 Million Travelers Crossed during the Eight Day Holidays

According the Shenzhen General Station of Exit and Entry an estimated five million travelers crossed the Shenzhen Hong Kong border during the eight day holidays. These numbers showed an average of 625,000 travelers a day which is an 15 percent increase compared to non holiday periods and peak of the cross border travel happened on [...]

Oct 9 2012, 10:45 am | Posted in Destinations | Read More »

Taiwan Finally Opens Up for Self Guided Tours for Shenzhen Residents

Taiwan Finally Opens Up for Self Guided Tours for Shenzhen Residents

The National Tourism Administration announced that starting August 28, Shenzhen residents can now visit Taiwan as individual tourists. The news of Taiwan opening up to individual tours have excited local travel agencies. By allowing self guided tours, tour agencies hopes that more residents will be encourage to visit Taiwan, several tour agencies have already started [...]

Aug 9 2012, 10:28 am | Posted in Destinations | Read More »

City-Level Tourism Information Center Opens at OCT Bay

City-Level Tourism Information Center Opens at OCT Bay

The city opened its first domestic city level tourist information center that will offer all the latest information about the city. The center is located at the OCT Bay in Nanshan and will offer self guided tours to Hong Kong, Macao and regional neighbors. And in addition to its information capability, the center will assist [...]

May 21 2012, 12:10 pm | Posted in Destinations | Read More »

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