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Free Entry to the NEW Maritime Museum in Shekou Shenzhen

on 06/30/2017 - 11:11 am

The brand new Shenzhen Shekou Maritime Museum opened to the public on Thursday this week after its launching ceremony on the morning of Wednesday June 28th along with the Management and Service Center for Expats and the Nanshan Pioneers Education and Management Base.



The new museum boasts an 800 square meter exhibition area, 6 major themed exhibitions and nearly 270 kinds of physical specimens, totaling thousands of exhibits.



The new museum combines the modern life of new Shekou with the history and culture of old Shekou and its historical significance as a maritime landmark in Shenzhen.



The museum combines modern uses of sound, light, and Virtual Reality (VR) ...

This Weekend (American Style) - June 30 - July 4th

on 06/30/2017 - 07:31 am

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter... This weekend features some Canada and U.S. related events. In Shenzhen, this is a great time for citizens of both countries to put aside their differences and join together in celebration. For those of you who don't feel like celebrating these two great nations there are plenty of other great events as well. Plus deadlines are approaching for chances to win some great prizes so don't miss it! Have a great weekend!
 
We'll continue to update this post with events as they come in so check back often.
 
NOTE: Most of the content below appears in chronological order and "as submitted" by event organizers, promoters or venues, to t ...

Tour the NEW Management and Service Center for Expats in Shekou

on 06/29/2017 - 05:47 pm

Yesterday the Management and Service Center for Expats officially opened along with the Nanshan Pioneers Education and Management Base and the Shenzhen Shekou Maritime Museum.


 
ShekouDaily is honored to have been invited as the official foreigner representative of the Launching Ceremony where the Shenzhen Municipal Committee and organization minister Zheng Ke (深圳市委常委、组织部长郑轲), the Nanshan District Party Committee Standing Committee and organization minister Rao Honglei (南山区委常委、组织部长饶红蕾), and the Shekou street party working committee secretary and director Zhou Jiangtao (蛇口街道党工委书记、主任周江涛) where among the attendees, along with more than ten media organizations from across Guangdo ...

This First Summer Weekend in Shekou: June 23-25

on 06/23/2017 - 12:16 pm

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter... This weekend is officially the first weekend of Summer 2017! It may get a little wet at times but that shouldn't stop us from enjoying some of these great activities planned. Grab your umbrellas, prepare your raincoats and get ready for some excitement!
 
We'll continue to update this post with events as they come in so check back often.
 
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.
 
WIN a S ...

Photo Showcase: Shenzhen's New Western Binhai Promenade (From Sea World to Shenzhen Bay Sports Park)

on 06/22/2017 - 04:51 pm

After nearly two years of intense construction, the 6.6km Western Binhai Promenade, from Sea World to the Shenzhen Bay Sports Park is about to open to the public. China Merchants Shekou has recently shared these great photos.
 




Pictures of the Parks
There are six recommended scenic areas along the newly constructed coastal promenade.

1. Modern Design
Newly designed corridors





2. Flower Garden
The coastline boasts many beautiful flower species: 蓝花楹、红花玉蕊、中华无忧树、假苹婆、朴树、水蒲桃、银海枣、龙船花树、仪花、腊肠树等


3. Steel Lighthouse
Incorporates Shekou's industrial roots into the park's design.









4. Stunning Natural Views of the Mountain, Sea, and Sky
Enj ...

Synthetic Project Performing LIVE in Shekou this Saturday

on 06/22/2017 - 03:22 pm

Come watch the most thrilling dance show ever witnessed at a night club in Shekou! Synthetic Project will be peforming LIVE June 24th from 10:30 pm in Sea World. Tickets are just ¥100 RMB and include two drink tickets and a raffle ticket for a chance to win ¥3000 in cash!

COME EARLY TO ENSURE YOU GET A GOOD SEAT. Space is limited. Reservations recommended. Call 2686-7649 for more information.



Synthetic Project has been performing at major cities across China over the last four years and will not be making this special appearance at X-TA-SEA's 15 Year Anniversary Celebration. The illuminating technology they use in their performance incorporates li ...

WIN a Stay at the NEWLY Remodeled Nanhai Wing of the Hilton Hotel in Shekou

on 06/21/2017 - 04:30 pm

The beautiful new Nanhai Wing of the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Hotel is now open and the facilities are amazing. It's a beautiful venue open to both residents and visitors alike. 
I had the pleasure of touring the new facilities earlier this month and I couldn't stop thinking about all the different kinds of events that could be held there. This got me thinking of a great contest idea for our readers...

Send us your ideas for events that could be held at the new Nanhai Wing of the Hilton for a chance to win a one-night stay there!

They have so many great areas that can be used; including their dining areas, sports facilities, gardens, children's area, and even indoor relaxtio ...

New Management @ George & Dragon British Pub in Shekou, Shenzhen, China

on 06/19/2017 - 02:16 pm

Come meet the new management, Jack and Maggie, of George & Dragon British Pub in Shekou Shenzhen at their 5 Year Anniversary Party this Saturday June 24th!

There's going to be live music, great lucky draw prizes, drink specials and their famous Pig in the Box with All You Can Eat Buffet, all for just 68 RMB!!!

The night starts at 6pm so don't be late.

Watch this special video invitation from Jack and Maggie:





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Police Out Checking Foreigners and Taking Furniture from Rose Garden Businesses

on 06/18/2017 - 03:59 pm

UPDATE: Latest photos at 4:32pm at Volfoni.



 
UDPATE: Latest photos at 4:28pm in front of Volfoni.


 

UPDATE: 4:25pm. It appears they are only taking furniture and not checking visas or registration of foreigners. One officer was overheard telling a shop owner that they will get a fine of 500 RMB for each square meter that has furniture outside.







UPDATE: New photos taken at 4:15pm





UPDATE: 4:10PM: They're heading towards the Snake Pit


At 3:45pm on Sunday June 18th we received a call that the police/chungguan were out checking foreigners and taking outdoor furniture of establishments in Coastal Rose Garden 2. By 3:50pm they were at the new ...

Shenzhen Issues Citywide RED Rainstorm Warning

on 06/16/2017 - 11:23 am

UPDATE: 4:15pm: The yellow alert has been was cancelled at 2:40pm today. There will be no further updates on thist post.
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UPDATE: At 11:50am the alert was lowered from ORANGE to YELLOW.
 
We'll update this post with more information as it comes in. 
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UPDATE: At 10:59am the city lowered the alert from RED to ORANGE.
We'll update this post with more information as it comes in.
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At 10:10 am the Shenzhen Meteorological Bureau upraded their city-wide rainstorm warning to RED and advised all parents to pick up their children as city nursery, kindergarten, primary and secondary schools will close.

The Hon ...