November 2008

Brilliant photos of EGOC Expo Firework

As our news team reported, Shantou just hosted the East Guangdong Overseas Chinese Expo, which was a remarkable event for the city and East Guangdong region. On my…

Shantou Native Removed from Vice-President of the Supreme Court

photo from baike.com The Shantou native Huang Songyou has been removed from his post of vice-president of the Supreme People’s Court from the National People’s Congress (NPC) in…

STU Students Accomplished US Presidential Election Report

photo from sina.com Shantou University sent seven students to the US to do reports on the Pesidential eletion for three months. They set off from Shantou in the…

80% Shantou Exporters Benefit From Increased Export Taxes Rebates

Nearly 80% of Shantou exporters will benefit from the central government’s new policy to raise export drawback paid on 3,770 types of products, according to the Shantou Evening…

Chaoshan Gains a Thrive Opportunity

78b Yuan Deals Signed At Expo

120 investment projects were signed at the first East Guangdong Overseas Chinese Expo and Shantou Trade Fair yesterday, reaching 78 billion yuan. Investments in Shantou, which mostly involved…

First East Guangdong Overseas Chinese Exposition

The first East Guangdong Overseas Chinese Exposition is being held on Nov.10-Nov.12 in Shantou. Directed by the Guangdong Overseas Chinese Office, Shantou, Chaozhou, Jieyang, Shanwei collaborate to hold…

Shantou Map

Just got an email from my dad sharing this 3D Shantou Map website http://xz.st.gd.cn/. I have to say it’s pretty cool and will certain provide a lot of…

Shanwei to host Yacht Race in the 2010 Asian Games

Yacht races of 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games are to be held in Honghai Bay in Shanwei. The Guangdong sports bureau is to invest 38 million yuan for repairing…

Shantou Airline marks 15th Anniversary

Shantou Airlines marked its 15th anniversary on October 31. The airline ” the only air-transport operation in eastern Guangdong ” said it has flown 14,534 flights and over…

Two More Flight Courses to Jiangsu

Shantou added two flights from Shantou to Nanjing and Hangzhou on Nov. 1, according to Guangzhou Daily. These new flight courses are to bridge Shantou and the Yangtze…

21% vehicles fail random emission test

Twenty one percent of motor vehicles tested for emission on Wednesday failed the pollution test. The test was carried out by the Traffic Control and Environmental Protection Departments…

Chenghai bags ‘Toy and Gift City’ title

Chenghai was named as the China Toys & Gifts City again this year by China National Light Industry Council, according to a report in the Shantou Metropolis Daily….

Chenghai Entrepreneurs Visits Sichuan to Seek Opportunities

A delegation of young entrepreneurs from Chenghai district in Shantou visited Sichuan Province to seek business opportunities, according to Shantou Metropolis Daily. Under China’s western development strategy, the…

Economic Earthquake Boost Book Sale

Economic books in Shantou are on hot sale, while the globe is struggling from economic crisis. Marx’s Capital and Currency Wars by Chinese writer Song Hongbin, are the…