What’s In Your Water?

Pop into any convenience store and you’re sure to be bombarded with countless brands offering the purest water available. How do you choose? It shouldn’t come as any surprise that

The Unbreakable Bond of Brazilian Community

Not all that long ago, we welcomed our readers to Brazilville, joining the thousands of Brazilian expats that once called Dongguan home. Today, things are changing as factories slowly close

A Cup of Warmth

In a fast-paced, urban life style, it’s easy to neglect love and care for other people. In Dongguan, a group of volunteers have been sending out hot porridge every morning,

Everyone is A Musician

Everyone can make music. Great music, in fact. Most importantly, positive energy and communication are generated through the creative process. This was the concept brought by the community music workshop

A Design Feast

From November 18 to December 2, a series of exhibitions, forums, road shows and reward ceremonies showcasing creative artworks and products were held in Dongguan. Since last year, the Guancheng

Another Startup Weekend

After the highly successful first Startup Weekend at Songshan Lake’s Inno17 Space, a second one was held at the same location, two months later from December 2 to 4. Partially

Behind Humen’s fashion scene

On November 18, the 21st Humen International Fashion Fair & 2016 Humen Fashion Week kicked off at Humen’s brand new exhibition center. Looking back at Humen’s garment industry, the title

What’s In A Home? How Young Locals Are Preserving A Disappearing Culture

How would you feel if the city where you were born and lived for your whole life was judged only for its last 30 years of existence? Would you accept

Dance for Kindness

On November 13, a crowd of orange T-shirt-wearing students, teachers and parents from QSI International School performed a 7-minute-long flash mob in jazz and hip hop styles at Dyancity Shopping

Model Mandarin: December 2016

BEAR IN MIND Remember how to speak by saying things you shouldn’t Already in the last month of 2016, have you fulfilled all your goals for the year? Is there