Being a costal city with abundant natural landscapes in Fujian province, Pingtan has witnessed an increasing number of tourists in the past few years.
Authorities of the local Party Working Committee set up a special office responsible for project assessment and approval.
Lin Gongmiao has taken over the position of secretary of the commission in Pingtan from Huang Weiqing.
The First Pingtan International Urban Sculpture Exhibition was held in Pingtan Sculpture Park in Pingtan on Oct 10.
A gigantic complex featuring marine culture will be erected in Pingtan in future, according to a local newspaper on Sept 3.
Fujian Tourism Bureau recently hosted a forum in a bid to give a boost to the tourism industry of the Pingtan Comprehensive Pilot Zone.
A delegation of 36 college students from Taiwan visited Pingtan and suggested they could in future begin their careers there.
Economic experts weign in on mroe development opportunities in Pingtan following the "Pingtan Closure" at an Aug 11 forum.
Officials from Pingtan visited the construction site of a colossal tourism project on Sept 17 and called for more work efforts.