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A Touch of Sin is a 2013 Chinese drama film directed by Jia Zhangke (贾樟柯).
Administrative division codes of the People's Republic of China identify administrative divisions of the PRC at county level and above.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
The Beijing–Jiujiang–Kowloon railway, also known as the Jingjiu railway is a railway in China connecting Beijing West Station in Beijing to Shenzhen Station in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province.
Brea Olinda Unified School District is the school district serving the City of Brea in Orange County, California, United States.
The Butterfly Lovers is a Chinese legend of a tragic love story of a pair of lovers, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai, whose names form the title of the story.
Chang'an Town is an industrial town within the Dongguan prefecture-level city in the Pearl River Delta, in the Guangdong Province of southern China.
Changping town (lit: long peace) is a town within the prefecture-level city of Dongguan, in Guangdong province, southern China.
Chashan is a town in the prefecture-level city of Dongguan, Guangdong Province, southern China.
China Central Television (formerly Beijing Television), commonly abbreviated as CCTV, is the predominant state television broadcaster in the People's Republic of China.
The Chinese Basketball Association, often abbreviated as CBA, is the first-tier professional men's basketball league in China.
Coca-Cola, or Coke (also Pemberton's Cola at certain Georgian vendors), is a carbonated soft drink produced by The Coca-Cola Company.
The Communist Party of China (CPC), also referred to as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), is the founding and ruling political party of the People's Republic of China.
Counties, formally county-level divisions, are found in the third level of the administrative hierarchy in Provinces and Autonomous regions, and the second level in municipalities and Hainan, a level that is known as "county level" and also contains autonomous counties, county-level cities, banners, autonomous banner, and City districts.
Dalang is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Dalingshan (大岭山) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Daojiao (道滘) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
The destruction of opium at Humen began on 3June 1839 and involved the destruction of 1,000 long tons (1,016 t) of illegal opium seized from British traders under the aegis of Lin Zexu, an Imperial Commissioner of Qing China.
Dongcheng Subdistrict (Chinese: 东城街道; pinyin: Dongchéng Jiēdào) is one of the four main subdistricts of Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China.
Dongguan Rail Transit or Dongguan Metro is the rapid transit system of the city of Dongguan in Guangdong Province of China.
Dongguan railway station (Chinese: 东莞站; Pinyin: Dōngguǎn Zhàn), also known as New Shilong railway station (Chinese: 新石龙站; Pinyin: Xīn Shílóng Zhàn) is a railway station on the Guangzhou–Shenzhen Railway, located between Chashan and Shilong, Dongguan, Guangdong in China.
Dongguan University of Technology (DGUT; 东莞理工学院) is a college in Dongguan, Guangdong, China.
Dongkeng (东坑) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
The term export means sending of goods or services produced in one country to another country.
Fenggang is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
The First Opium War (第一次鴉片戰爭), also known as the Opium War or the Anglo-Chinese War, was a series of military engagements fought between the United Kingdom and the Qing dynasty of China over their conflicting viewpoints on diplomatic relations, trade, and the administration of justice in China.
Folha de S.Paulo, also known as Folha de São Paulo, or simply Folha (Sheet), is a Brazilian daily newspaper founded in 1921 under the name Folha da Noite and published in São Paulo by the Folha da Manhã company.
A foreign direct investment (FDI) is an investment in the form of a controlling ownership in a business in one country by an entity based in another country.
Foreign Policy is an American news publication, founded in 1970 and focused on global affairs, current events, and domestic and international policy.
Gaobu (高埗) is a town located within the Shuixiang Area, which is the 5th largest of 6 'areas' under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Gross domestic product (GDP) is a monetary measure of the market value of all final goods and services produced in a period (quarterly or yearly) of time.
Guancheng Subdistrict (Chinese:莞城街道; pinyin: Guǎnchéng Jiēdào, "City of Scirpus, a genus of sedges") is a subdistrict in Guangdong Province, China under the administration of Dongguan City.
Guangdong is a province in South China, located on the South China Sea coast.
Guangdong Hongyuan Southern Tigers or Guangdong Southern Tigers, also known as Guangdong Dongguan Bank due to sponsorship seasons, are a Chinese professional basketball team owned by the Guangdong Winnerway (Hongyuan) Group.
Guangzhou, also known as Canton, is the capital and most populous city of the province of Guangdong.
Guangzhoudong railway station also known as Tianhe Station serves the city of Guangzhou, located in the city's Tianhe District.
The Guangzhou–Meizhou–Shantou railway is a railway in Guangdong Province, China.
Guangshen railway or Guangzhou–Shenzhen railway, also known as the Chinese section of the Kowloon–Canton railway in 1911–1949, is a railway in Guangdong province in the People's Republic of China, between Guangzhou and Shenzhen.
Guanyin or Guan Yin is an East Asian bodhisattva associated with compassion and venerated by Mahayana Buddhists and followers of Chinese folk religions, also known as the "Goddess of Mercy" in English.
Hakka, also rendered Kejia, is one of the major groups of varieties of Chinese, spoken natively by the Hakka people throughout southern China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and throughout the diaspora areas of East Asia, Southeast Asia, and in overseas Chinese communities around the world.
Hengli (横沥镇) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Hong Kong (Chinese: 香港), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory of China on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.
Hong Kong International Airport is the main airport in Hong Kong.
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC; Chinese: 香港貿易發展局) is a statutory body established in 1966 as the international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based manufacturers, traders and service providers.
Hongmei (洪梅) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Houjie is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Huangjiang is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province, southern China.
Huìzhōu is a city in southeast Guangdong Province, China.
Humen Ferry Terminal (虎门港澳码头) is a ferry terminal in the Humen Town of Dongguan, in the Southern China's Guangdong province, situated immediately north of Hong Kong.
The Humen Pearl River Bridge is a bridge over the Humen, Pearl River in Guangdong Province, southern China.
Humen Town, formerly Fumun, is a town in Dongguan city on the eastern side of the Humen strait on the Pearl River Delta, in Guangdong province, southern China.
A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.
Hung Hom, referred to by China Railway as Jiulong (Kowloon), is an interchange station of the East Rail Line and West Rail Line in Hong Kong.
ISO 3166-2:CN is the entry for China in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g. provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.
Keyuan, located at Boxia (博厦), Guancheng District, West Dongguan city, is one of the Four Great Gardens of Guangdong in China.
The Kowloon–Canton Railway (KCR) is a railway network in Hong Kong.
Lanwa FC, officially Dongguan Lanwa Football Club was a Chinese professional association football club located in Dongguan Dongcheng, China.
Liaobu (寮步) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan City in Guangdong province, southern China.
Line 2 of the Dongguan Rail Transit, formerly known as Line R2, is a subway line in Dongguan.
This is a list of the first-level administrative divisions of the People's Republic of China (PRC), including all provinces (except the claimed Taiwan Province), autonomous regions, special administrative regions, and municipalities, in order of their total land area as reported by the national or provincial-level government.
According to the administrative divisions of China including Hong Kong and Macau, there are three levels of cities, namely provincial-level (consists of municipalities and SARs), prefectural-level cities, and county-level cities.
Postal codes in the People's Republic of China are postal codes used by China Post for the delivery of letters and goods within mainland China.
This is a list of places in the People's Republic of China having standing links to local communities in other countries.
Macau, officially the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is an autonomous territory on the western side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia.
Machong, sometimes mispronounced Mayong, is a town under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Dongguan in Guangdong Province, southern China.
A.P. Moller–Maersk Group (Danish: A.P. Møller–Mærsk A/S), also known as Maersk, is a Danish business conglomerate with activities in the transport, logistics and energy sectors.
Magnolia denudata, known as the lilytree or Yulan magnolia, is native to central and eastern China.
Mainland China, also known as the Chinese mainland, is the geopolitical as well as geographical area under the direct jurisdiction of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town.
A megacity is a very large city, typically with a total population in excess of 10 million people.
The Ministry of Civil Affairs (MCA) is a ministry in the State Council of the People's Republic of China, responsible for social and administrative affairs.
The Mass Transit Railway (MTR) is a major public transport network serving Hong Kong. Operated by the MTR Corporation Limited (MTRCL), it consists of heavy rail, light rail, and feeder bus service centred on an 11-line rapid transit network serving the urbanised areas of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, and the New Territories. The system currently includes of rail with 159 stations, including 91 heavy rail stations and 68 light rail stops. The MTR is one of the most profitable metro systems in the world; it had a farebox recovery ratio of 187% in 2015, the world's highest. Under the government's rail-led transport policy, the MTR system is a common mode of public transport in Hong Kong, with over five million trips made in an average weekday. It consistently achieves a 99.9% on-time rate on its train journeys. As of 2014, the MTR has a 48.1% market share of the franchised public transport market, making it the most popular transport option in Hong Kong. The integration of the Octopus smart card fare-payment technology into the MTR system in September 1997 has further enhanced the ease of commuting on the MTR. Construction of the MTR was prompted by a study, released in 1967, commissioned by the Hong Kong Government in order to find solutions to the increasing road congestion problem caused by the territory's fast-growing economy. Construction started soon after the release of the study, and the first line opened in 1979. The MTR was immediately popular with residents of Hong Kong; as a result, subsequent lines have been built to cover more territory. There are continual debates regarding how and where to expand the MTR network. As a successful railway operation, the MTR has served as a model for other newly built systems in the world, particularly other urban rail transit in China.
Nancheng Subdistrict is a subdistrict of Guangdong Province, China.
The National Development and Reform Commission of the People's Republic of China (NDRC), formerly State Planning Commission and State Development Planning Commission, is a macroeconomic management agency under the Chinese State Council, which has broad administrative and planning control over the Chinese economy.
Nestlé S.A. is a Swiss transnational food and drink company headquartered in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland.
The Nissan Sports Centre (formerly Dongguan Basketball Center) by the German GMP, venue in Dongguan, China.
Nokia is a Finnish multinational telecommunications, information technology, and consumer electronics company, founded in 1865.
The Pearl River, also known by its Chinese name Zhujiang and formerly often known as the, is an extensive river system in southern China.
The Pearl River Delta Metropolitan Region (PRD), also known as Zhujiang Delta or Zhusanjiao, is the low-lying area surrounding the Pearl River estuary, where the Pearl River flows into the South China Sea.
Hanyu Pinyin Romanization, often abbreviated to pinyin, is the official romanization system for Standard Chinese in mainland China and to some extent in Taiwan.
A prefectural-level municipality, prefectural-level city or prefectural city; formerly known as province-controlled city from 1949 to 1983, is an administrative division of the People's Republic of China (PRC), ranking below a province and above a county in China's administrative structure.
Provincial-level administrative divisions or first-level administrative divisions, are the highest-level Chinese administrative divisions.
Qiaotou (桥头) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Qingxi is an industrial town located in the southeastern part of Dongguan prefecture-level city, Guangdong Province, China.
Qishi (企石) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
The renminbi (Ab.: RMB;; sign: 元; code: CNY) is the official currency of the People's Republic of China.
A residential community is a community, usually a small town or city, that is composed mostly of residents, as opposed to commercial businesses and/or industrial facilities, all three of which are considered to be the three main types of occupants of the typical community.
Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (Korean: 삼성전자; Hanja: 三星電子 (Literally "tristar electronics")) is a South Korean multinational electronics company headquartered in Suwon, South Korea. Through having an extremely complicated ownership structure with some circular ownership, it is the flagship company of the Samsung Group, accounting for 70% of the group's revenue in 2012. Samsung Electronics has assembly plants and sales networks in 80 countries and employs around 308,745 people. It is the world's largest information technology company, consumer electronics maker and chipmaker by revenue. As of October 2017, Samsung Electronics' market cap stood at US$372.0 billion. Samsung has long been a major manufacturer of electronic components such as lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, chips, flash memory and hard drive devices for clients such as Apple, Sony, HTC and Nokia. It is the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones and smartphones, started with the original Samsung Solstice and later fueled by the popularity of its Samsung Galaxy line of devices. The company is also a major vendor of tablet computers, particularly its Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab collection, and is generally regarded as pioneering the phablet market through the Samsung Galaxy Note family of devices. Samsung has been the world's largest television manufacturer since 2006, and the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones since 2011. It is also the world's largest memory chips manufacturer. In July 2017, Samsung Electronics overtook Intel as the largest semiconductor chip maker in the world. Samsung, like many other South Korean family-run chaebols, has been criticized for low dividend payouts and other governance practices that favor controlling shareholders at the expense of ordinary investors. In 2012, Kwon Oh-hyun was appointed the company's CEO but announced in October 2017 that he would resign in March 2018, citing an "unprecedented crisis".
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani (syn. Scirpus validus) is a species of flowering plant in the sedge family known by the common names softstem bulrush, grey club-rush, and great bulrush.
The Second Sino-Japanese War was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of China and the Empire of Japan from July 7, 1937, to September 2, 1945.
Shanghai (Wu Chinese) is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million.
Shatian, Dongguan (沙田) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Shenzhen is a major city in Guangdong Province, China.
Shijie (石碣) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Shilong is an industrial town in Dongguan prefecture-level city, Guangdong province, People's Republic of China.
Shipai (石排) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Simplified Chinese characters are standardized Chinese characters prescribed in the Table of General Standard Chinese Characters for use in mainland China.
Skypier is a cross-boundary ferry pier integrated within Hong Kong International Airport, Chek Lap Kok, New Territories, Hong Kong.
South China or Southern China is a geographical and cultural region that covers the southernmost part of China.
New South China Mall in Dongguan, China is the largest shopping mall in the world when measured in terms of gross leasable area, and second in terms of total area to The Dubai Mall (which has extensive non-shopping space including a zoo, a hotel complex and a theme park).
Southern California (colloquially known as SoCal) is a geographic and cultural region that generally comprises California's southernmost counties.
The subdistrict (literally "Street") (also abbreviated as 街(Jiē)) is one of the smaller political divisions of the People's Republic of China.
Suzhou (Wu Chinese), formerly romanized as Soochow, is a major city located in southeastern Jiangsu Province of East China, about northwest of Shanghai.
Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.
Tangxia is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
The time in China follows a single standard time offset of UTC+08:00 (eight hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time), despite China spanning five geographical time zones.
When referring to political divisions of China, town is the standard English translation of the Chinese 镇 (traditional: 鎮). The Constitution of the People’s Republic of China currently classifies towns as third-level administrative units, along with townships and ethnic minority townships (The State Council, 2014).
Traditional Chinese characters (Pinyin) are Chinese characters in any character set that does not contain newly created characters or character substitutions performed after 1946.
The Tropic of Cancer, also referred to as the Northern Tropic, is the most northerly circle of latitude on Earth at which the Sun can be directly overhead.
Vehicle registration plates in China are mandatory metal or plastic plates attached to motor vehicles in mainland China for official identification purposes.
Villages, formally village-level divisions in China, serve as a fundamental organizational unit for its rural population (census, mail system).
Wangniudun is a town under the direct administration of Dongguan City in the Pearl River Delta, Guangdong province, China.
Wanjiang Subdistrict is a subdistrict of the city of Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China.
Weitou dialect (Jyutping: Waitau Waa) is a dialect of Yue Chinese.
Wendell Cox is an American urban policy analyst and academic, known as a leading proponent of the use of the private car over rail projects.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Xiegang (谢岗) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province, southern China.
Zhangmutou is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong province, southern China.
Zhongtang (中堂) is a town under the jurisdiction of Dongguan prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province, southern China.
The 2015 Sudirman Cup was the fourteenth tournament of the Sudirman Cup.
The 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be the 18th tournament of the FIBA Basketball World Cup for men's national basketball teams.
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