The towns of Shifosi and Rangdong in Nanyang have been listed among the Ministry of Housing & Urban-Rural Development's second batch of China Characteristic Small Towns.
Located north of Danjiangkou Reservoir in Xichuan county, the "Small Three Gorges" stretch more than 20 kilometers
Retail sales of consumer goods in Nanyang reached 80.59 billion yuan ($12.1 billion) in the first half of the year, up 11.7 percent on the same period in 2016.
Nanyang issued more than 80,300 exit-entry visas in the first half of this year, becoming one of the top three cities in Henan province.
A pair of young violinists from Nanyang impressed the jury with their performances at the Vienna International Music Competition recently.
A signing ceremony of the strategic cooperation framework agreement between Nanyang Municipal Government and Henan Investment Group was held on Aug 2.
Residents in Tanghe have been encouraged to pay greater attention to reducing sources of pollution in the county, during a visit from a government delegation on July 29.
Nanyang -- City of Rose in China