Shenzhen's reputation as a dirty factory town is a thing of the past. Photo: Getty
Shenzhen's reputation as a dirty factory town is a thing of the past. Photo: Getty
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Shenzhen: shaping its own Chinese dream

As China shifts gear from labor-intensive industries to higher-value innovation, some cities are adjusting better than others. Shenzhen is thriving