Foreign educators brought on staff in Nanshan schools
THREE experienced foreign educators from the U.S. and U.K. have been hired as vice principals at six local public schools in Nanshan District for the new upcoming school year.
SZ-based expat artist wins Hong Kong award
The competition’s champion was South African Shenzhen resident Bronwen Shelwell, an art lecturer at the OCT campus of Shenzhen Polytechnic’s International Foundation College
Former pro soccer player focuses on local talent
His goal is to field a professional soccer team made of Chinese and foreign teenage talent in Shenzhen.
Demand for English-speaking staff soar at workplaces
According to the Chinese recruiting website 51job.com, multinational companies still top the workplaces at which English is needed. Nearly 79 percent of employees who work for such companies said they use English on the job.
A Chinese face, a French mind and the search for identity in SZ
When Léon Tsang, 23, was growing up in French Guiana, his friends would ask him about his Chinese identity.
Brazilian football star Robinbo to play for Guangzhou Evergrande
Brazilian football star Robinbo arrived in Guangzhou on July 20 to join the Guangzhou Evergrande football club. Provided with several choices, the former Real Madrid, Manchester City and AC Milan winger finally sealed the contract with Evergrande.
Robinho Arrives in Guangzhou
Brazil's Robinho has arrived in Guangzhou to begin his adventure with Guangzhou Evergrande.
Open mics and opening minds: US musician calls SZ home
PETER KRUSE hated playing the piano. A strange place to start for a well-known Shenzhen musician who can play the guitar, ukulele, mandolin and, yes, the piano.
Expat teachers face summer job pitfalls
FOREIGN teachers looking for some spending money often take jobs over the summer, but sometimes that work is illegal and can result in a fine, detention and possibly even deportation.
Hot Spur's Brazilian midfielder Paulinho joins Guangzhou Evergrande
Brazilian international Jose Paulo Bezerra Maciel Junior (Paulinho) has moved from England Premier League side Hot Spurs to Chinese Super League champion Guangzhou Evergrande