- Shenzhen and Hong Kong step up cooperation efforts
- A Shenzhen-Hong Kong cooperation conference was held in Shenzhen on April 2. According to the conference, the Liantang Port is expected to be finished by the end of this year.
- Luohu earmarked as one of the top 10 'Scholarly Cities'
- Luohu was earmarked as one of the top 10 “Scholarly Cities (county-level)” in December 2018. It was the only district in Guangdong that won the honor that year.