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Frequently used telephone numbers

Frequently used telephone numbers in Guangzhou ,it is useful number for you when you stay in guangzhou . Time 117 Weather 121 Fire 119 Ambulance 120 IDD register 115 Traffic Accident 122 Directory Assistance 114 DD operator inquiries 116 EMS Service Information 185 Police & Traffic Accident 110 Customers’ Complaint Hotline 12315 China Mobile Customer Hotline 10086 China Unicom Customer …

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guangzhou electricity

Keep in mind that no matter what type of plug an outlet might accept, voltage in China is 220v, 50 hz and not acceptable for your U.S. purchased appliances. You will need a converter for this. The electrical current in China is 220 volts, 50 cycles (AC). Wall outlets take American-style plugs, with two flat parallel prongs; however, the outlets …

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Guangzhou Time

GMT/UTC plus eight hours (all of China is set to Beijing time). For a less complicated way, use New York time as an example. In the middle of the summer, New York will be exactly 12 hours behind China. If it is 8 am Monday morning in Guangzhou then it is 8 pm Sunday night in New York and 60 …

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Table Manners

Talking about eating habit, unlike the West, where everyone has their own plate of food, in China the dishes are placed on the table and everybody shares. If you are being treated by a Chinese host, be prepared for a ton of food. Chinese are very proud of their culture of cuisine and will do their best to show their …

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Consulate in Guangzhou

Here is about the consulates in guangzhou ,they are form differnet countries.and most of counulates is convenient for you to go ,becasue they are near the metro station . like in the zhujiang new town,Tianhe CITIC Plaza,or in Huanshi Donglu Commercial Circle Argentina Consulate in Guangzhou Australian Consulate in Guangzhou Austria consulate in Guangzhou Belgian consulate in Guangzhou Brazil Consulate …

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Business Tips of Canton Fair

Guangzhou Population: 8.5258 million in the urban area and 1.4172 million in the county cities. Guangzhou Climate: Hot, humid & rainy in summer; cool, dry & less rainy in winter. Average Temperature: 21.4-21.9℃ Language: Mandarin and Cantonese are widely spoken Canton Fair Accommodation There are more than 90 star-class guesthouses and hotels in Guangzhou. Among them there are 6 five-star …

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How to save money to make an international phone call in Guangzhou

China is a paradise when it comes to phone cards. You can either buy an international or a local phone card. They come in denominations of 10 Yuan,20 Yuan or 50 Yuan. Most reasonably good hotels do have phones (that will accept these cards) in a corner of the foyer. If, however, you need to make a call while on …

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China Mobile-Easyown

China Mobile’s most popular plan is simplicity at its best. We’ve made it easy to own and super easy to use. This is why tens of millions of our subscribers have chosen our Easyown plan. Here’s how to get started Come to an authorized China Mobile Service Centre, pop an Easyown SIM card into your mobile phone, dial 13800138000 to …

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Credit Cards and Traveler Cheques

The following foreign credit cards are acceptable in China’s hotels, department stores, restaurants and many shops: (1) Master Card; (2) Visa Card; (3) American Express Card; (4) JCB Card; and (5) Diners Card. Credit cards can be used in most mid- to top-range hotels, Friendship Stores and department stores. ATM card and credit cards can be used quite often in …

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Dialing Code and Postcode of Guangdong Province

City/County Telephone Area Coce Postcode Guangzhou 020 510000 Huaxian 02091 510800 Zengcheng 02095 511300 Fanou 02096 511400 Wuchuan 07679 524500 Yunfu 07665 527300 Haikang 07600 524200 Dapu 07633 514200 Xingning 07636 514500 Lianxian 07639 513400 Denghai 07641 515800 Xuwen 07670 524100 Taishan 07657 529200 Shaoguan 0751 512000 Huizhou 0752 516000 Meizhou 0753 514000 Meixian 0753 514000 Shandou 0754 515000 Shenzhen …

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China Post Guangzhou

China’s postal services, including postal savings, remittance, package delivery and express mail service (EMS), are basically back to normal nationwide, according to the emergency command center on Tuesday. Most tourist hotels provide postal services. Travelers at the hotel can send postcards, letters and EMS to anywhere in the world at any time. However, the printing, packet and parcel should be …

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Tips for Getting Around & Taxi

Getting around in Guangzhou is quite easy and not as challenging as it was back in the late 90”s. Guangzhou also has a great number of street signs in English. It is easy to take a taxis, which are quite cheap. Now there are 6-lines of the Metro (subway) running. They are brand new and clean. But taxis are still …

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