Neixiang county, Nanyang was selected as candidates for Top 100 Deep Breath Small Cities award in 2018.
Fangcheng, Nanzhao, Neixiang, Sheqi, Tongbai, Xichuan and Zhenping, seven counties in Nanyang were featured on Henan province's poverty alleviation tourist map.
The operating income of Nanyang's express delivery enterprises increased by 31.88 percent to 550 million yuan ($87.3 million) in 2017.
Landscaping of the Nanyang Rose Park is expected to be completed by the end of June, with all roses and other plants in their rightful places.
The Nanyang Environmental Protection Bureau will continue to safeguard the city's blue sky, clear water and clean land in 2018.
Nanyang allocated a living allowance of 14.3 million yuan to impoverished disabled people and a nursing care subsidy of 11.3 million yuan to severely disabled people.