A total of 1.25 million tourists who travelled through Nanyang during the Qingming Festival holiday generated 655 million yuan in tourism revenue for the city.
Nanyang received 1.3 million visitors during the Qingming Festival holiday from April 5 to 7 and made 655 million yuan ($104 million) in tourism revenue.
Eighty-seven major projects kicked off in Nanyang during the first quarter of the year, costing a total of 23.1 billion yuan.
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.