Guo, who is also an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, cited the example during the 4th Huangshan Dialogue on UNESCO-designated Sites and Sustainable Development, which was held in Huangshan, Anhui province, from June 29-30.
Yixian county in Huangshan city, Anhui province has introduced a series of study tours that offer firsthand experiences of traditional Huizhou skills and crafts.
The village of Wugongling in Shexian county in Huangshan city – located in East China's Anhui province – has undergone a remarkable transformation over the past decades from barren hills to a thriving ecological and environmental paradise, with a robust economy to boot.
Huangshan city in the province initiated 27 projects costing 13.76 billion yuan ($1.9 billion) in the third batch for the current year.
Huangshan city in Anhui province, Zhoushan city in Zhejiang province, Qufu city in Shandong province, Jincheng city in Shanxi province and the Palace Museum all collaborated on a promotional event in the national capital of Beijing on June 30.
The fourth Huangshan Dialogue on UNESCO-designated Sites and Sustainable Development kicked off in Huangshan city in Anhui province on June 29.
The Shexian Economic Development Zone in the Shexian county of Huangshan city in Anhui province has attracted a series of major projects in the second quarter, with a total investment of over 1.5 billion yuan ($208.14 million).
A promotional event was staged at the Oriental Pearl Tower Plaza in Shanghai on June 27 to promote and showcase Huangshan city in Anhui province.