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This Weekend in Shekou - October 20th and Beyond

on 10/20/2017 - 11:12 am

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. I hope I don't jinx it but I have to say it... the weather is just amazing these days and the weekend ahead is looking beautiful. We hope you enjoy the list of events for the weekend and beyond. We'll update this page over the weekend if anything changes so feel free to check back often for the latest. Have a great weekend!
 
NOTE: Most of the content below appears in chronological order and "as submitted" by event organizers, promoters or venues, to the ShekouDaily directory. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ShekouDaily or these newsletters, you may do so for free here.
 
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WIN a FREE Brunch for Two at Shark in Sea World

on 10/19/2017 - 06:43 pm



From Saturday October 14th, Shark Sea World began offering seven delicious new brunch options available every weekend from 12pm to 4pm. Now you have a chance to WIN two of these absolutely FREE!

ShekouDaily is giving away 5 Brunch-For-Two prizes on Friday October 27th, 2017. That means that 10 lucky people will have a chance to enjoy their choice of any of the seven delicious meals shown below.
 

鸡蛋培根早午餐
WAKEY WAKEY, EGGS AND BAKEY
香煎鸡蛋2个,加拿大培根,土豆沙拉配土司面包
2 Panfried Organic Eggs, Canadian Bacon, Potato Salad and Toasted Bread.
Regular Price: 78 RMB
 
 

芝士早午餐
CHEESY BRUNCH
2个炒蛋,奶油帕玛臣芝士,车达芝士,土豆沙拉,配土司面包 ,蜂蜜
2 Scrambled Organic Eggs, Cooked with Cream and Par ...

China's Most Important Political Event Disrupts Life in Shenzhen

on 10/18/2017 - 11:15 am

Bars and restaurants throughout Shenzhen have been asked to close early, events like the Annual British Day Celebration have been postponed, and netizens continue to complain of greater than normal difficulties using the Internet, as the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China gets under way today in Beijing.

Expected to run for a week, the event will see a reshuffle of China’s top leadership and the setting of a new policy agenda for the next five years.

A total of 2,287 delegates will attend the 19th national congress, representing 89 million party members from 31 Chinese provinces, major state institutions, government agencies, the People's Liberation Army and ...

New Wi-Fi Vulnerability Discovered that Puts us All at Risk

on 10/17/2017 - 10:44 am

Just hours ago, a worst-case scenario for Wi-Fi devices was released to the public.
 
Security researcher at a university in Belgium, Mathy Vanhoef, has discovered and publicly disclosed a serious vulnerability in the WPA2 encryption protocol used by Wi-FI networks that completely defeats the encryption that their WPA2 provides. Most devices and routers currently rely on WPA2 to encrypt WiFi traffic, so chances are you are affected.
 
"This affects ALL modern Wi-Fi equipment, from mobile phones to tablets to workstations, routers, printers and more. This is a big deal and has very widespread security implications."
 
Due to its wide impact, we've gathered a few important ...

e-Channel Closures at Shenzhen Bay Border During Renovation

on 10/16/2017 - 08:33 pm

The self-service e-Channel stalls in the exit hall of Shenzhen Bay are undergoing construction from October 14th for about one month, ShekouNews reported today. The renovation is expected to take one month.

The goal is to replace 17 old stalls with 19 new ones; increasing the total number of stalls from 37 to 39. During the construction only 20 stalls will be available, so expect delays while exiting during busy times.

The article advises tourists to choose other exit halls such as Futian or Luohu, or avoid going during busy times; especially from 8:00-11:00 weekend mornings.


Image Source: ShekouNews

Click here for more info about the Hong Kong and Mainland China e-Channel ...

Tickets on Sale for Motocross World Championship in Shenzhen

on 10/15/2017 - 05:55 pm

Get fired up for the top international stars of Night of the Jumps as they bust out all their top tricks in an attempt to take home the title.



Come watch as daredevil motorcyclists perform extreme stunts on motocross bikes.



The FIM Freestyle MX World Championship, organized by the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM); will be held for the fourth time since 2014 at the Shenzhen Sports Center on Sungang Road in Futian District at 7pm from November 10th to the 11th, 2017.



You can buy tickets online at the Damai website. There is an English version you can use to register an account, if you haven't already; however, the event is currently only listed ...

Shekou Ferry Services Cancelled Ahead of Typhoon Khanun

on 10/15/2017 - 09:46 am

 
UPDATE: The following Ferry Services are cancelled on Monday October 16th, 2017.

 
From Shekou to Macau New Terminal
 
Cancelled: 8:15am, 8:45am and 9:45am. 
Back to normal from 10:30 onwards
 

From Shekou to Macao Taipa:
Cancelled: 9:15am
Back to normal from 11 onwards
 

From Shekou to Zhuhai
Cancelled: 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am and 9am
The following are on on standby: 09:30、10:30、12:30、14:00、15:30、17:00、17:45、19:30、21:30

Ferry services to Hong Kong Central and Hong Kong International Airport are back to normal.
 
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Shenzhen China Merchants Shekou International Cruise Terminal Co. Ltd. has announced that all ferry ...

Typhoon KHANUN to Bring Heavy Rains to Shenzhen this Weekend

on 10/14/2017 - 11:23 am

UPDATE: October 16, 2017: The Shenzhen Meteorological Bureau and the Hong Kong Observatory have cancalled their Typhoon Warnings.
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UPDATE: The HKO issued the No. 1 Standby Signal at 10:40 p.m. October 15 to replace the No. 3 Strong Wind Signal. Additionally, the SZMB's rainstorm warning is also no longer in effect.
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UPDATE: At 10pm, the Hong Kong Observatory estimated Typhoon Khanun to be about 310 kilometres west-southwest of Hong Kong, with maximum sustained winds near its center of 140 km/h. It is forecast to move west at about 20 km/h across the northern part of the South China Sea towards the vicinity of Leizhou Peninsula.
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UPDATE: At 9:10pm ...

New Restriction Forces Passengers out of Cars at Hong Kong Border

on 10/13/2017 - 05:40 pm

The days of comfortably crossing the border between Hong Kong and Shenzhen in a car are coming to an end.

One of the most popular ways for foreigners in China to go between Hong Kong and Shenzhen has been by car. Shared vans were plentiful and could be hired on either side of the border, from the airport, or even via door-to-door service.

On Thursday October 12th, 2017; however, passengers crossing the Huanggang Border in Futian District of Shenzhen began complaining on social media that they were forced out of their cars and made to go through the customs and immigration check on foot.

Image Source: 【重要通知】本月12日起皇岗口岸过关需下车查验
 
We checked and yes... According to the "Peopl ...

This Weekend in Shekou - October 13th and Beyond

on 10/13/2017 - 10:12 am

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. Happy Friday the 13th, the most feared day and date in history! An estimated 17 to 21 million people in the United States alone are terrified of this date. Millions refuse to even leave their house today. Are you one of them? If so, we've provided a link below to skip past the Friday events. We'll update this post over the weekend if anything new comes up so feel free to check back often for the latest. Have a great weekend!
 
NOTE: Most of the content below appears in chronological order and "as submitted" by event organizers, promoters or venues, to the ShekouDaily directory. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ...