Harbin among the most attractive tourist cities in China
Harbin has become the only city in Heilongjiang province to be listed among the most attractive tourist cities in China for 2016, according to a ranking list published on Sept 4.
The ranking list published by the China Standard Ranking Institute shows that the top 10 most attractive cities are Shanghai, Beijing, Chongqing, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Tianjin, Wuhan, Shenzhen and Xi’an. Harbin is ranked 22nd on the list.
The ranking is calculated based on data collected from 339 cities at prefecture level and above. The data is from statistics reports on national economic and social developments during 2015.
The Tonghe government spends one million yuan on cultural and sports activities every year to improve the living standard of Tonghe residents.
At the second plenary session of the fourth session of the 14th Harbin People’s Congress, delegates offered advice and suggestion for the city’s development and people’s livelihood.
The city of Harbin, Heilongjiang province announced on a video-conference on educational reforms, in Harbin on Feb 2, that it plans to combine the educational resources in its various districts to give students more choices.
A total of 1,356 officials in Harbin received punishment for violating rules in 2014, according to a press briefing held by Harbin Municipal Party Commission of Discipline Inspection and the city’s Bureau of Supervision on Jan 29.