Date: 2017-January-24Writer: Vince Xie
The launch of www.eyeshenzhen.com, the official English web portal of Shenzhen City, has been included into the top 10 cultural events for the city in 2016.
The list of events, publicized today, also includes the release of "Implementation Measures for Shenzhen’s Cultural and Innovative Development by 2020," UNESCO’s High Level Forum on Museums, etc. The events showed the cultural innovation of Shenzhen.
One of the key projects of “Shenzhen’s Cultural and Innovative Development by 2020,” EYESHENZHEN is Shenzhen’s first English-language web portal. It is run by the Shenzhen Daily, Shenzhen’s only English-language newspaper. The web portal covers information from public services and business opportunities to leisure and lifestyle information.
EYESHENZHEN was put into operation on May 9, 2016, attracting extensive attention from many authoritative media such as Xinhua News Agency and CCTV. Along with the web site, an English-language WeChat account was launched on the same day.
The web site won an average score of 82 out of 100 in a recent readers’ survey, and 95 percent of readers surveyed said they were willing to recommend this web site to others.