The Ox, or the Buffalo sign symbolizes prosperity through fortitude and hard work. Those born under the influence of the Ox are fortunate to be stable and persevering. The typical Ox is a tolerant person with strong character.
Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province, is also famous for this annual Harbin Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival, attracting hundreds of participants and thousands of visitors worldwide in its ice sculpturing activities.
2.3 billion,this is the number of journeys that will be made during the Spring Festival peak travel period in 2009, according to the National Development and Reform Commission.
President Hu Jintao's speech in the 30th anniversary of China's reform era, "three don'ts": 不动摇, 不懈怠, 不折腾.