On Oct 18, the 6th Ulanqab Potato Trade Fair began in Ulanqab, Inner Mongolia autonomous region.
The 2016 Top King Muay Thai World Finals will be held in Hohhot of Inner Mongolia autonomous region on Jan 14, 2017, and for the first time it is to be hosted in a country other than Thailand.
On Oct 17, the Pioneer College of Inner Mongolia University (IMU) unveiled the founding of the Grasslands Silk Road Painting and Calligraphy Institute at the Inner Mongolia Art Museum.
Ejin Banner’s frontier force has patrolled and inspected the surrounding areas of the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, where China’s Shenzhou-XI manned spacecraft blasted off on Oct 17.
On Oct 16, the 2016 China-Ejin International Desert Poplar Forest Half Marathon began in Ejin Banner, Alxa League, Inner Mongolia autonomous region, during which 1,500 runners from 27 provinces in China and other foreign countries took part.
Young pupils gathered to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Red Army’s Long March and the 67th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Young Pioneers.
Inner Mongolia has invested over 70 million yuan ($10.4 million), granted from China’s central government and regional finance bureau, into the improvement of the rural environment this year.
During the National Day holiday, Inner Mongolia embraced around 8.54 million tourists, a year-on-year increase of 21.5 percent; a surge that resulted in 6.03 billion yuan ($896 million) of tourism revenue.
A fire ceremony held to pray for blessings commenced Bayannur of Inner Mongolia autonomous region on Jan 20.
Inner Mongolia has promoted winter tourism via an assortment of festivals and events and to present its natural resources alongside unique nomadic culture.