The first direct air route from Harbin to Europe, flight U6856, launched its maiden flight, departing Moscow’s Domodedovo International Airport at 1:37 pm on Aug 28 and arriving at Harbin Taiping International Airport.
China Eastern Airlines opened a new round-trip flight between Shanghai and Heihe, Heilongjiang’s border port city on July 10.
A more comprehensive cooperation between China's Heilongjiang province and Russia was called for by Lu Hao, governor of Heilongjiang on Friday.
The China Harbin International Scientific and Technological Achievements Fair has been held every two years since 2006.
The city will focus on green and organic food processing and baked and instant foods, milk, dairy products, and fermentation products, and is expected to have an annual growth of 25 percent in output, by 2016.
The Shuangcheng food base will develop baked and instant foods, milk, dairy products, and fermentation products and is expected to have annual output growth above 25 percent, by 2016.
Harbin will breathe more life into its counties by building industrial parks and letting major companies take the lead in county economic development. Industrial output value in counties is expected to hit 130 billion yuan.
The city will single out the downtown area for commercial real estate development, creative industry, finance, tourism, culture, and education.
Harbin Red Cross organized a medical and health volunteer team to provide free medical services for residents in Nangang district.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action on the afternoon of May 31.
About 10 government departments in Daoli district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, carried out joint enforcement June 1 to remove more than 20 illegal constructions with a total area of over 2000 square meters to advance an expropriation project.
Harbin has seen a dramatic reduction in traffic congestion, according to statistics released by Amap, a Chinese navigation service provider.