Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has visited the city of Nyingchi in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.
A new railway that began operations last month in Tibet Autonomous Region linking regional capital Lhasa with the city of Nyingchi is expected to contribute to strong tourism development as it brings convenience to visitors.
The Tibet autonomous region reported an increase of 103 percent in foreign trade in the first five months of this year, 75 percentage points higher than the national average and second-highest in the country.
Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has launched a new survey of its fishery resources to better protect the fish species on the plateau.
After three years of a project to expand, a key part of Terminal 3 at the Lhasa Gonggar Airport in the Tibet autonomous region was completed on Wednesday.