Taiyuan in Shanxi province has been developing major industrial projects to boost local emerging industries, according to its economic and technology commission.
The Shanxi branch of ICBC loaned Jinneng Group 5 billion yuan ($743.25 million) to help the company carry out upgrades, according to an agreement signed on Sept 14 in Taiyuan.
Some 10,000 officials from Shanxi are set to embed themselves in 3,545 local companies in order to help them improve the way they run their businesses.
Some 850 Shanxi specialties were on display in Warsaw, Poland on Sept 15, as the Northern Chinese province continued its "Shanxi Brands Silk Road Tour".
Luo Huining, the Shanxi province Party chief, met with a delegation from New Zealand on Sept 14 to discuss further cooperation on agriculture, trade and tourism.
A summit to discuss on furthering un-tapping Internet and e-commerce in the bath and kitchen appliance industry was held in Taiyuan on Sept 4.
Shanxi province has decided to build 190,000 electric vehicle charging piles to stimulate the production in the market and promote green travel.
Shanxi officials met with a high-profile group of overseas ambassadors, entrepreneurs, experts and civil servants in Taiyuan on Sept 6 to discuss low carbon development.
A new business incubator, Xinhe Science Park, opened in Taiyuan, Shanxi province on Sept 3, and is already supporting 16 local startups.
Pingyao aims to promote its tourism and trade and revive the Great Tea Road through the 5th China-Russia-Mongolia Mayoral Summit from Oct 17 to 18.