With the development of the nation’s economy and the rise of citizen income, Harbin urban markets are thriving and stable. The total retail sales of social consumer goods reached 207.04 billion yuan ($33.4 billion).
Pinpointed as a key year to help implement key investment projects, 2011 saw Harbin complete projects worth 301.2 billion yuan in fixed assets investment, an increase of 32.1 percent year-on-year.
Harbin’s local financial strength has continued to grow with the development of its economy. At the end of 2011, the general budgetary revenue of Harbin reached 30.03 billion yuan ($4.84 billion).
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.