The jade carvings of Zhenping county, Nanyang, were included in the Catalogue of National Traditional Crafts for Rejuvenation.
Smile Train began its China tour on May 28 with Nanyang Stomatological Hospital as its first stop.
Three maestros from Nanyang have recently been recognized as the fifth set of national-level intangible cultural heritage representative inheritors.
Two counties in Nanyang, Xixia and Nanzhao, made it onto the list of "Most Beautiful Chinese Counties in 2018".
Another 10 Nanyang bus lines (No 2, 9, 11, 15, 18, 23, 24, 26, 35 and 36) began allowing passengers to pay bus fares via UnionPay bank cards or QR codes on May 22.