This year, Zhanjiang will allocate 683 million yuan to 177 public projects to upgrade municipal roads, landscaping, lighting, sanitation facilities, and other infrastructure.
Two bullet trains, D9763 and D9764, have been temporarily opened from Feb 12 to 16 to help deal with heavy post-holiday traffic.
Ten self-service terminals co-developed by the Zhanjiang First Hospital of TCM and the Zhanjiang branch of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China were put into use on Jan 15.
The Zhanjiang Senior Service Center, a major livelihood project funded by the local government, officially opened on Dec 24.
More bullet trains are expected to travel through Zhanjiang when a new national train schedule comes into effect on Jan 5, 2019.
A total of 258 public rental apartments were allocated by the Zhanjiang Housing & Urban-Rural Planning & Construction Bureau to eligible households through a computer-controlled lottery draw on Nov 29.
On Oct 12, Zhanjiang Airport began using electronic boarding passes that allow passengers to check in online and pass security and boarding procedures with a QR code.
China Southern Airlines (CSAir) will open a new direct air route connecting Zhanjiang, Guangdong province with Nanjing, capital of Jiangsu province, on Oct 28.