Start Controlling Your Life

Local公司医生, or company doctor, Anthony Cappabianca built his body into a muscule machine, but even that couldn’t save him from the unexpected pains of life. trying his luck in China,

Better Together: Crowdfunding

Working together to build something great has serious benefits, plus an even more enormous potential for cash. Though in its early stages, China will soon lead the globe’s crowdfunding effort

Rustic Thai in DG: Thai Pai Dong (泰排挡)

Named after Dai Pai Dong—the large snack booths you’ll find littered across Hong Hong since World War II, but now are scattered throughout Guangdong—where people scarf down steaming bowls of

Meet DG Through Planning

A new museum has been added to DG’s lineup that offers a whole new way to understand the city. The Dongguan City Planning Exhibition Gallery (situated behind exit B at

Pink Fights Back

This February 22, don’t be surprised if you see a lot of pink t-shirts across DG to celebrate and bring awareness to Pink Shirt Day. People around the world will

The Tanka People

Along Machong’s western riverbank, a group of people called Tankas, or boat people, had lived on boats and pursued a livelihood of fishing along the Shizi Channel for hundreds of

New High-Speed Railway

Another high-speed railway station has officially started construction in Dongguan’s Tangxia Town on December 22. Linking Jiangxi’s Ganzhou and Shenzhen in just two hours, the Gan-Shen Railway is 436 km

Bird Flu Attacked

Winter starts the high-risk season for human infected bird flu. Up until January, 14 human infections with avian influenza A (H7N9) virus were detected in Guangdong. Two people died, including

An English-Reading City?

Dongguan may not be the most English-friendly city, but the quality of English learners has been proven to be top-notch. In December, Amazon.cn released its annual Kindle users’ reading activities

New Public Primary Schools

To cope with the baby boom, the Dongguan Education Bureau has planned more elementary education facilities around the city. The latest primary school added in town is the branch school