Shenzhen started its "pairing assistance" program in 1990, and has since partnered with more than 80 cities and counties in 12 provinces and autonomous regions.
The Double Ninth Festival was observed Wednesday with various activities organized to mark the traditional holiday paying tribute to the seniors in China.
More than 20,000 urban cleaners and rescue workers were on the roads across the city yesterday clearing the damage caused by the strongest typhoon in 35 years.
Shenzhen has been making efforts to upgrade its ecosystem and protect the forests, wetlands and other green resources over the years.
Over the past four decades, Shenzhen has developed from a small fishing village to a metropolis.
American NBA basketball player Kyle Anderson reunited with his Chinese family in Longgang District on Wednesday with his mother
The 28th National Book Expo at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center in Futian District, its main venue, will organize more than 400 activities.
Along the southern coast of China hides a seaside city the beauty of which definitely trumps that of Gulangyu.
Four decades ago, China was brought into the fast lane of economic growth with the introduction of reform and opening up.