Shanxi will hold its first art festival in Taiyuan in September, showcasing and promoting its unique art and culture from different aspects.
A railway line from Yuncheng, Shanxi province to Sanmenxia, Henan province will begin construction in 2017.
Shuozhou in Shanxi province will invest 9.23 billion yuan ($1.34 billion) in urban construction involving a total of 84 projects.
The 12th Shanxi Provincial People's Congress opened its seventh session on Jan 14 in Taiyuan.
Delegates put forward their advice and proposals on smog control during the Shanxi's two sessions from Jan 13 to 18.
A report on Shanxi's achievements and goals during 2016 was released at the seventh session of the 12th Shanxi Provincial People's Congress in Taiyuan on Jan 14.
Shanxi aims to lift 660,000 people in rural areas out of poverty during 2017.
The 11th Shanxi Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) held its fifth session from Jan 13 to 17 in Taiyuan.