Western food festival unveiled in Harbin
Updated : 2019-07-10
By ( chinadaily.com.cn )
The fifth China International Western Food Culture Festival was unveiled in Harbin Central Avenue Street on July 7.
Sponsored by China Hotel Association and Department of Commerce of Heilongjiang province, the festival is a platform that promotes Harbin’s western food and pushes ahead the upgrading and transformation of the city’s western food consumption.
During the festival, activities including the fifth China Western Food Experiences Sharing Meeting, China International Western Food Competition and western food ingredient tasting activities will be held.
The festival will last for seven days until July 12.
Harbin was awarded with an honorary title of “the Capital City of China’s Western Food” at the opening ceremony of the western food culture festival held on July 1, 2018.
Meanwhile, Modern Western Restaurant, the western restaurant of Youyi Palace, Huamei Western Restaurant and Portman Western Restaurant were approved as the first batch of demonstration western restaurants in Harbin.
A float parade is held in the Harbin Central Avenue to mark the opening of the fifth China International Western Food Culture Festival on July 7. [Photo/MY399.COM]
Harbin’s locals will soon have access to more glorious walking and riding routes along Sun Island and the banks of the Songhua River -- as the first phase of the Harbin green corridor system project undergoes construction.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action.
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.