91 Results in category Shekou News

[VIDEO] French "Hero" in Stable Condition After Being Stabbed Multiple Times

on 05/24/2017 - 02:35 pm

A 59 year old French man was stabbed multiple times yesterday when he stepped in to help a man that was being attacked by a intoxicated man with a knife in front of a restaurant on Hai Chang Street.
 

UPDATE: The Nanshan District Police Department released the following announcement regarding this event (translated from the image below):

5:22pm May 23rd 110 received a report that a man with a knife is hurting people on Hai Chang Street. The police arrived and detained the suspect and helped rush the injured to the hospital.
After further investigation the police confirmed the suspect's family name is Zhou. He is a 27 year old male. He began attacking people with a knife after he ...

Attempted Suicide at Nuwa Park near Sea World - Rescue Caught on Video

on 05/22/2017 - 09:15 am

A young lady was rescued from the Nanhai Sea at Nuwa Park near Sea World in Shekou after what witnesses believe was a suicide attempt. Luckily, there were people in the area that saw her jump and came to her rescue. The incident took place at about 8:50am on Monday May 22nd. Kiko of ShekouDaily caught the rescue on video.
 

Video Credit: ShekouDaily
 
After the rescue people made repeated attempts to speak with her but she didn't respond. She eventually got up, didn't say anything to anyone, grabbed her belongs, walked away and seemed to disappear. People on the scene were attempting to find her as they were worried she might try this again. Eventually Kiko caught up to her ...

BREAKING NEWS: Fire in the Peninsula 2 Apartment Complex in Shekou

on 05/20/2017 - 08:00 pm

UPDATE: at 9pm we received reports that police and fireman have left the scene and everything appears back to normal. Residents have begun entering their home. We have not received any reports of casualties or injuries.
 
Just before 7pm on May 20, 2017 a fire broke out in the Peninsula 2 Community off Wanghai Road in Shekou. We counted five fire trucks on the scene when we arrived at 7pm. 
 
Witnesses and residents tell us the fire appeared to be on the fourth floor of Unit 1 of Building 5. We saw as police and firemen were still evacuating people; including children from the building and fireman were containing the fire.
 
See photos and videos below. 
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CAUTION: Hole in Xinghua Road in front of Seaview Gardens

on 05/11/2017 - 04:31 pm

A hole has appeared today on Xinghua Road in front of Seaview Gardens near the Starbucks in Nanhai e-Cool.
 

 
No news yet as to what caused this hole that is close to two squares meter in size. 
 

 
The hole was cordoned off by the time we arrived; however, no workers were on site to answer any questions.
 
Please take precautions in the area.

An Inside Look at the Film Industry Design Exhibition of Shenzhen's First Design Week

on 04/30/2017 - 04:29 pm

Shenzhen's first annual Design Week started April 27th, 2017. It's said to be the biggest design festival in Shenzhen with various design events and activities taking place during the week all over the city. Over 100 designers from more than 20 cities, including London, Paris, Helsinki, Berlin, Montreal, Detroit, Seoul, Nagoya, Beijing, Shanghai, etc, will toke part in the exhibition, talks, workshops, and more. Over 2000 works will be exhibited in 5 different venues in Shenzhen. The main venue is i-Foctory in Shekou.
 
Aside from the main works at i-Factory, another exhibit of Shenzhen's Design week is the Film Industry Design Exhibition at G&G Creative Community. 
 
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Cross Border Summit in the News... Event Re-Cap

on 04/28/2017 - 11:00 am

Highlighted on FORBES as one of the 12 Business Conferences in China you should attend, the Cross Border Summit was held on April 21st and 22nd in Shekou, Shenzhen, China with 200 attendees from 32 countries.

The 2-day conference had two themes... Day one primarily covered importing and selling in China and day two focused on the hot topic of export B2C (business-to-consumer) e-commerce, which was dominated by Amazon FBA.

The organizer, Michael Michelini, calls this year's event a huge success and it has also already been written up by various news and business channels; including:


Guangdong Television
Hong Kong Television
Qianhai Government Authority
Shen ...

Film Industry Design Exhibition During Shenzhen's First Design Week Taking Place in Shekou

on 04/20/2017 - 09:35 pm

Starting from April 2017, Shenzhen will start an annual event called "Design Week."

 
It's said to be the biggest design festival in Shenzhen with various design events and activities taking place during the week all over the city. Over 100 designers from more than 20 cities, including London, Paris, Helsinki, Berlin, Montreal, Detroit, Seoul, Nagoya, Beijing, Shanghai, etc, will toke part in the exhibition, talks, workshops, and more. Over 2000 works will be exhibited in 5 different venues in Shenzhen. The main venue is i-Foctory in Shekou.
 

 
Click here for a video providing an inside look into the exhibit.
 

 
Film buffs and science fiction fans are ...

Must Attend Event for those Doing Business in China

on 04/10/2017 - 09:06 am

If you're doing Cross Border Business, this conference for Cross Border Business Executives on April 21-22, 2017 in Shekou, Shenzhen, China is for you.
 
Highlighted by FORBES as one of the 12 Business Conferences in China you should attend, the Cross Border Summit "encourages international participation among industry leaders in cross border commerce between China and the rest of the world with content related to marketing, management, manufacturing, and technology. There are numerous roundtable discussions and networking sessions to encourage collaboration and idea generation." 

 
More than 200 e-commerce Entrepreneurs are also expected to attend the event. For more de ...

Foreigner arrested and tasered in Shenzhen Starbucks

on 03/30/2017 - 06:57 pm

 
UPDATED May 16, 2017: According to a police contact, the foreigner in the video below was deported today after six weeks in jail. He was deported for "overstaying and attacking the police."
 
UPDATE: Eye witness accounts report that he was inebriated and violent and that the police took action after he physically assaulted someone. We'll post more if further details arise.
 
One of our readers just sent us this video of an incident that took place just after 6pm Thursday March 30th at the Starbucks in Sea World Square, Shekou, Shenzhen. We'll try to get more details to share.
 

Mother and Daughter Finally Reunited

on 03/20/2017 - 04:05 pm

After the nightmare of having her daughter taken from her more than three months ago, Claire Hu is finally reunited with her Isabella.
 

Claire and her daughter Isabella had been kept apart by her now ex-husband for more than 3 months. He had taken Isabella during a playdate. Because Claire and Alejandro weren't yet divorced, the police could do nothing to help. Claire appealed to local media to help find her daughter; however, she ultimately had to wait for a judge's decision.
 

The decision finally came on March 6th, 2017. According to Claire, she was awarded custody of Isabella by a family Court in Nanshan, Shenzhen while Alejandro is allowed four visitations per month. ...