An offshore drilling platform developed by Taiyuan Heavy Industry Co was successfully launched on Dec 29 at a port in Tianjin, marking a breakthrough for Shanxi in marine engineering.
Shanxi has recently set up an association to foster the province's big data industry.
Shanxi University announced the establishment of a new college and research institute to help boost the big data industry of Shanxi province at a ceremony held on Dec 27.
The construction of Pingyao Ecotourism and Culture Industrial Park, the largest project introduced to Pingyao county, goes well.
New media of Shanxi Daily will cooperate with Shanxi Financial Assets Exchange Center on transforming traditional print media and promoting financial management services.
A shopping fair focusing on special purchases for Spring Festival will be held on Jan 6 in Taiyuan, with the aim of attracting local consumers.
Yuncheng held a fruit promotion event in Shanghai on Dec 23 to expand the fruit market in the Yangtze River Delta region.
China's northern province of Shanxi produced 15.2 percent less coal in the January-November period than last year.
Pingyao will complete its five-year "smart city" project by the end of 2017, improving the lives of local residents.
China Taiyuan Coal Transaction Center launched an annual coal trade conference on Dec 20 in Taiyuan, attracting dealers, coal companies and financial institutions from across China.