Zhanjiang will step up its efforts to help Liuzhou in South China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, to alleviate poverty through tourism development.
Zhanjiang stood out from 297 Chinese cities to be listed among the top 30 in terms of environment.
Zhanjiang Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau rolled out a series of measures to ensure that the airport will be able to handle passengers and goods smoothly.
Zhanjiang recorded an import-export volume of 4.46 billion yuan ($706.7 million) in January and February, up 7.4 percent year-on-year.
The recently announced summer-autumn timetable at Zhanjiang Airport has listed more flights to seven cities and two new destinations between the dates of March 25 and Oct 27.
Xiashan district in Zhanjiang will partner with Shanghai-based Red Star Macalline Group to build a shopping park, the first of its kind in the western part of the area.
Jianxin town in Suixi county, Zhanjiang, was listed among the 11 candidates to be designated as Guangdong Leisure Agriculture and Rural Tourism Demonstration Units.
Spring Equinox, the fourth solar term of the year, fell on March 21 this year.