Harbin artists showcase ice sculpture skills in Moscow
Updated : 2019-12-26
By ( chinadaily.com.cn )
A total of 10 ice sculptures are currently on display.
They depict the local conditions and customs of China and Russia -- and the achievements that have made since of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, the establishment of the diplomatic relationship between China and Russia and the Belt and Road Initiative Strategy.
The ice sculptures were crafted by a team of 10 skilled ice carvers from Harbin, capital city of Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, over a 10-day period.
The exhibition is sponsored by the publicity department of the Harbin municipal Party committee, to promote cultural exchanges and cooperation between China and Russia.
It will run seven days until Dec 30, according to Harbin publicity officials.
At the same day, a tourism and culture promotion meeting for the Chinese city was held at Harbin, promoting it as a must-visit ice and snow sightseeing destination and the Culture City of East Asia.
Visitors admire works at an ice sculpture exhibition sponsored by Harbin in Moscow, Russia, on Dec 24. [Photo/chinanews.com]
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.