GDP rose by 5 percent, total retail sales of consumer goods increased by 10.1 percent, and per capita disposable income of all residents grew by 9.5 percent in 2016, according to the government work report given at the Second Session of the Fourth Hechi Municipal People's Congress.
A couple of tourist attractions in Hechi, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region were listed as 4A scenic spots on Dec 23.
"Cursed by devils" -- that is what the locals say about Qibainong.
The beauty of the Jinshanhu Islands has been captured in a series of aerial photographs taken in the first few days of 2017.
Bama Yao autonomous county has been honored as one of the seven model tourism counties in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, according to a list released by Guangxi Commission of Tourism Development on Jan 5.
Yizhou in Hechi city and seven other areas were honored for their beautiful scenery and attractions, becoming model tourism areas in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region on Jan 5.