Work Permit Applicants in China Can Now Verify Diplomas Online

Web portal for document verification for expats replaces China's tedious notary process for foreign academic degrees.

by Daniel Plafker, January 24, 2018

Chinese Urban Dictionary: Xidi

Literally meaning "to wash the floor," xidi refers to covering up a crime. But it has come to mean the act of excusing someone for a crime that they have probably committed.

by Mia Li, January 24, 2018

WIN! 'Sexy' Color-Changing Light Bulbs

Last month, we were gifted three uber-cool, color-changing Heelight bulbs and now we're giving them away to you!

by That's PRD, January 24, 2018

Guangzhou Restaurant Review: JZ Yakiniku

Japanese barbecue that's smoky in more ways than one.

by Tristin Zhang, January 23, 2018

Guangdong to Transport 136 Million During CNY Travel Rush

Looking to leave town for Chinese New Year? You aren't alone.

by Matthew Bossons, January 23, 2018

This Video Shows Guangzhou like You've Never Seen It Before

Meet the Egyptian filmmaker who wants to show Guangzhou to the world.

by Matthew Bossons, January 23, 2018

The 10 Best Things to Do This Week in Guangzhou

Your weekly guide to the best of Guangzhou.

by That's PRD, January 22, 2018

Pets Now Allowed in the Cabin on Hainan Airlines China Flights

Terrific news for pet owners! (And bad news for travelers with allergies).

by Bridget O'Donnell, January 22, 2018

Which Cocktails Have the Most (and Least) Calories?

The answers ain't pretty.

by Logan R. Brouse, January 22, 2018

Carefree Dining at this Guangzhou Vegetarian Restaurant

This Shamian Island veg joint is a tried-and-true standard for reliable, meat-free fare.

by Daniel Plafker, January 22, 2018

Meet the Animal Lovers Helping Guangzhou's Four-Legged Friends

Furry friends from Foshan to Fangcun are finding shelter and comfort in the tender care of Animal Action Guangzhou.

by Daniel Plafker, January 22, 2018

Chinese Women Smash Records Rowing Across the Atlantic

4,800 kilometers and 34 days later.

by Tristin Zhang, January 19, 2018

Instagram of the Week: @hym.1

Sharing the love to followers who tagged us #ThatsPRD.

by That's PRD, January 19, 2018

Explainer: Why Winter is the Most Polluted Time of Year in China

'Tis the season for pollution and facemasks.

by Jonty Dixon, January 19, 2018

You Can Now Use Your Phone During Flights on Chinese Airlines

One small step for airlines, one giant leap for passengers.

by Urban Family, January 19, 2018

¥214m in Fake Banknotes Seized in South China Sting

Authorities in Guangdong province have captured 14 individuals suspected of involvement in a counterfeit banknote ring.

by Matthew Bossons, January 19, 2018

#TBT: Combating Internet Addiction in China

Some pretty extreme measures have been taken to tackle internet addiction...

by That's Shanghai, January 18, 2018

Heavy Smog Strikes Guangzhou as School Kids Take Cover

'Severe pollution' warning issued as AQIs top 200 across the city.

by Daniel Plafker, January 18, 2018

New High-Speed Rail to Cut Guangzhou-Sichuan Travel Time in Half

Just in time for CNY, the new high-speed train to Chengdu and Chongqing cuts travel time to six hours and opens next week.

by Daniel Plafker, January 18, 2018

4 Best Live Music Shows in Guangzhou This Weekend

Four of the best musical performances happening this weekend in Guangzhou.

by Bryan Grogan, January 18, 2018

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