Yuexiu Group, a state-owned enterprise in Guangzhou city, announced on Monday that it has completed the acquisition of Hong Kong's Chong Hing Bank (CHB) for 11.64 billion HK dollars (1.5 billion U.S. dollars).
Authorities in Guangdong province have announced a plan to build a free trade zone to foster economic and trade relations between the province and the neighboring Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions.
The new tickets between the special economic zones in Guangdong and Fujian provinces have been on sale since December 25. The tickets of the first day immediately sold out after just a few minutes, even those without seats.
Lifeofguangzhou.com picks some of the best Cantonese-style souvenirs for you – including those famous pieces as well as lighter and and comparatively cheap items but still with that defining Cantonese character.