A colorful figure skating exhibition performance is staged at the opening ceremony of a winter sports meet held in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, on March 25. The event, sponsored by Heilongjiang Sports Bureau and comprising four competitions, aimed to en
The opening ceremony for a speed skating competition takes place in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, March 28. The 2019 “Great Silk Road” Speed Skating Competition attracted 48 entrants from China, Russia and Kazakhst
A photograph captures an adonis amurensis, commonly known as a pheasant’s eye, surrounded by ice at Fenghuang National Forestry Park on March 27. It is known for its beauty and usually germinates before the winter ice melts at the end of March.
Snow falls on Harbin Saint Sophia Church on the evening of March 20. Heavy snow hit Harbin on March 20, blanketing most of the city in Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province. [Photo/chinanews.com]Snow-covered Harbin Central Avenue pictured on
Performers in costumes demonstrate acrobatics on unicycles in Stalin Park, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, on March 15. The performers, who were an average age of 60 years old, are ordinary Harbin residents that haven’t experienced professional t
A fleet of trucks carefully negotiates snow-covered roads on March 12. The first spring snow in 2019 blanketed Harbin on the evening of Feb 28, leaving a pristine layer of white covering most of the city in Northeast China’s Heilongjiang provinc
A pair of snow white Arctic Beluga whales dazzles an audience with their antics at Harbin Polarland. The ocean theme park invited 150 women taxi drivers and their families to witness the show, to celebrate International Women’s Day, which falls
A photo taken using a special lighting technique shows the night view on the south bank of Songhua River in downtown Harbin, March 11. Light painting describes the photographic technique of moving a light source while taking a long-exposure photograph, ei
Visitors read books at Zhongchuan Bookstore in Harbin, capital city of Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province on Feb 24. Zhongchuan Bookstore, as a representative cultural creative project in Harbin, has become another popular destination for l
A photo taken on the bank of Songhua River in Harbin on Feb 22 shows blocks of ice melting due to the rising temperatures of early spring in the northern “ice city.” [Photo/Chinanews.com]Ice blocks in the Songhua River start to melt on Feb 22.
A seal mother and her pup are pictured in Harbin Polarland on Feb 3. A 15-year-old female seal gave birth to the pup on Feb 2. The pup is in good health condition and under meticulous care. [Photo/Xinhua]The newly born seal pup is well cared for in Harbin
Tourists wear animal hats to withstand the cold in Harbin, Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, on Feb 12, 2019, when temperatures fell to -22 C on the day. [Photo/IC]A tourist wears a reindeer-shaped hat to withstand the cold in Harbin, Northea
Sea lion cub Beili interacts with a trainer at the Harbin Polarland on Jan 27. It was the first time for the sea lion cub to perform on stage, in a celebration of the approaching Chinese Spring Festival. Beili, two and a half years old, was artificially b
Tourists have fun with ice sleds on the frozen Songhua River in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province on Jan 22. Harbin was voted as the most popular ice and snow tourism destination in China due to its rich ice and snow resources, hig
A snow sculpture pictured at Sun Island in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, on Jan 22. The sculpture is one of the exhibits on show at the 31st Harbin Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo, which opened on Dec 29, 2018. The expo covers an area o
Harbin recently launched two new buses to serve passengers traveling between the city’s four railway stations, in an attempt to ease the difficulties of passengers traveling at night by bus.
The Development Plan for the Harbin Linkong Economic Zone (2019-2035) was recently approved by the Harbin Municipal People’s Government and is now being carried out.
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.