Sixth China-Russia Expo opens in Harbin
Updated : 2019-06-17
By ( Xinhua )
The Sixth China-Russia Expo opens Saturday in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province. [Photo/hlj.gov.cn]
HARBIN -- The Sixth China-Russia Expo opened Saturday in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province.
The five-day event has attracted more than 1,700 enterprises from 74 countries and regions, according to the organizing committee.
This year's expo would focus on promoting China-Russia cooperation at local levels, said the committee.
Wang Yingchun, head of the Heilongjiang provincial council for the promotion of international trade, said a total of 1,246 enterprises from China and 137 enterprises from Russia have signed up for the event.
The China-Russia Expo has served as an important platform for bilateral economic and trade cooperation since it was first launched in Harbin in 2014.
The Fifth China-Russia Expo was held in the Russian city of Yekaterinburg last year.
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.