Man who killed two women and torched their apartment arrested

Authorities have detained a 23 year old Hunan man who committed a knife attack and caused an apartment fire in Shenzhen which left two women dead and another critically injured last...

by Joe McGee, 22 April 2014

New restaurant: Faigo Hotpot

With nearly 2,000 years of history, hot pot is a simple creation that’s a favorite among locals and expats alike, especially on those cold and dark winter nights.

by Van Fan, 21 April 2014

Smile Asia week coming in May

Ten thousand ladies and gentlemen from The Ritz-Carlton in 20 hotels will bake 15,000 specially crafted cakes which will result in 500 life-changing surgeries to underprivileged children...

by Jane Kent, 18 April 2014

Read all about it: Shenzhen's literary aspirations

In November 2008, Shenzhen was appointed as a UNESCO City of Design, becoming the first and at that time only city in China to receive this honor until Shanghai joined its ranks in 2010....

by Simon Wong, 18 April 2014

Free Wi-Fi coming to Shenzhen's MTR

From the end of April onwards, free Wi-Fi will be available on Luobao (line 1), Shekou (line 2) and Huangzhong (line 5) via MyWiFi hotspots at participating Metro stations.

by Simon Wong, 17 April 2014

Stranded bride's sister saves the day by marrying groom

A stranded bride's sister stepped in to save the day by marrying the groom, so that he would save thousands on banqueting costs.

by Rebecca Unsworth, 16 April 2014

Alcohol aficionados: Yaojiu

The alcohol disclaimer that is popular with older generations, “It’s for medicinal purposes,” can be literally applied to yaojiu. The brew is created by infusing various ingredients...

by Van Fan, 16 April 2014

New bar: Butterfly Dream Music Restaurant & Bar

Butterfly Dream is Live K Bar reborn, a place where guest singers can get onstage and sing. Now, this concept has been extended for anyone to ego it up and go for glory.

by Van Fan, 15 April 2014

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