Record smog in October shut down Harbin, a city of 11 million people in Northeast China. Officials blamed the poor air quality on increased coal consumption during the first days of winter heating.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has urged efforts to push forward comprehensive reforms in the country's first approved pilot sites of agricultural modernization.
A sunny day comes to Harbin, Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, on Oct 25, after days of heavy smog that shrouded the city since Oct 20.
The reconstruction of Harbin Old Jewish Synagogue’s facades and its surrounding area was completed on Oct 15. The synagogue’s interior decoration will be finished this year, according to Harbin municipal government.
The sixth Harbin-Korean Week will be held in Seoul, capital city of South Korea, from Sept 23 to 26. The activities will strengthen cooperation between Harbin, capital city of Heilongjiang province, and South Korea.
The 2013 Heilongjiang Green Food Industry Expo held in the provincial capital Harbin from Sept 23 to 27 drew participation by more than 700 exhibitors and over 2,000 buyers from home and abroad.
Passengers take the No 1 subway line in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, Sept 26, 2013. China's first subway line in a frigid region started a trial run in Harbin on Thursday.
A Harbin-based pump manufacturer has strengthened cooperation with research institutions to develop new, high-performance products.
Harbin Red Cross organized a medical and health volunteer team to provide free medical services for residents in Nangang district.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action on the afternoon of May 31.
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.