The Changbai Mountain Protection Development Management Committee has recently confirmed that a total of 62 projects for the current year – 35 ongoing projects and 27 new projects – will be started or completed during the current year in the renowned Changbai Mountains Scenic Area, according to local media reports.
The total investment in the area – located in Northeast China's Jilin province – will be 10.97 billion yuan ($1.74 billion), and the annual planned investment will be 2.62 billion yuan.
Changbai Mountain is understood to have been focusing on attracting investment, highlighting its ecological tourism, hot springs and mountain sports.
Moving forwards, it will focus on the introduction of culture, ice and snow, health care, modern services and other industries.
The aim is to introduce more high-quality projects from the Yangtze River Delta, Pearl River Delta, and the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.