Ice forms on Songhua River as temperatures drop
Updated : 2020-11-26
By ( chinadaily.com.cn )
An aerial photo shows the Songhua River beginning to freeze as temperature dropped to around -15 C recently in Harbin, Heilongjiang province. [Photo by Zhao Tianhua/For chinadaily.com.cn]
As temperatures dropped to around -15 C recently in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, the Songhua River in the city began to freeze over.
Huge crystal ice floes on the river rumble audibly, and the spectacular scene attracts many residents and photographers.
Local officials reminded residents not to get close to the river to avoid danger.
Harbin regained the honorary title of "National Civilized City" on Aug 21.
Harbin Economic and Development Zone recently issued measures for the innovative development of the industrial chain.
The Harbin area of China (Heilongjiang) Pilot Free Trade Zone recently moved to streamline its small business licensing regulations to help stimulate the zone’s economy.
Heilongjiang province will leverage all its formidable array of natural advantages to develop its popular winter tourism.