Harbin received 44.75 million tourists from January to June of this year, an increase of 9.5 percent year-on-year. Tourism revenue totaled 75.09 billion yuan ($10.91 billion), a year-on-year increase of 14.6 percent.
A delegation led by Jack Ma paid a visit to Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province on July 16 -- in an attempt to strengthen commercial investment and business ties.
Heilongjiang Airlines launched a flight on July 16 connecting Harbin in Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province to Yinchuan, in Northwest China’s Ningxia Hui autonomous region.
As the weather gets far hotter and stuffier, the city of Harbin has begun an activity to encourage residential communities and organizations to care for sanitation workers, who have to toil under summer heat.
Chinese oil painter Li Shaogang recently showcased his talent to the world by holding a solo painting exhibition at the LeSoleil Fine Art Gallery in Vancouver, Canada.
A total of 2,350 intelligent bus stops featuring multiple traffic services will cover the main urban area of Harbin, according to information from the city’s traffic bureau.
The Harbin-Chengde high-speed railway trains commenced operations on July 10.
Agreements signed between Harbin Economic and Technological Development Zone and scientific research institutes and enterprises will boost the development of its advanced equipment manufacturing industry.
Tourists flying from Harbin to China’s northernmost Mohe city are now enjoying much cheaper prices and better services.
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.