The 23rd November Shenzhen Reading Month featuring more than 2,300 activities was officially launched at the Shenzhen Book City CBD Store in Futian District this morning, igniting residents' enthusiasm for reading.
Two Metro lines, Line 12 and the Line 6 spur line, are expected to start operation Nov. 28, the operator Shenzhen Metro Group announced yesterday.
Metro Line 14, a fully automated line that runs through Pingshan, Longgang, Luohu and Futian districts, started operation Friday morning, bringing Pingshan closer to urban CBD.
The newly opened Metro Line 14 has been drawing crowds since it started operation Friday morning. Many residents took the Metro line during the weekend to see the newly opened Gangxia North Transit Hub in Futian District, a supersized underground station with eye-catching ceilings dubbed “Shenzhen Eye,” and to visit leisure destinations in Pingshan which are now easier to reach with the new Metro line.
The 14th Job Fair for Returned Overseas Talents was held at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center in Futian District on Sunday, attracting over 3,300 jobseekers and over 100 enterprises.
The Huaxia Station on Metro Line 6 Phase II is among Shenzhen's first of seven Metro stations to be assembled with prefabricated components that are comparable to building blocks in a "Lego" set.