Shanxi has recruited an army of some 5,000 volunteers to cope with the growing number of tourists visiting the historical region in North China.
Taiyuan has finally moved forward with plans to create the city’s first municipal botanical garden, as officials signed a public-private partnership agreement on Oct 10.
The Mass Innovation and Entrepreneurship Week commenced in Taiyuan, Shanxi province on Oct 12.
Dayu in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, sealed deals worth 250 million yuan ($37.24 million) at a tourism and agricultural conference held in the town on Sept 30.
Thirty Internet companies have decided to settle at Emperor Penguin, an innovation incubator for e-commerce in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, as of Oct 7.
Jinzhong in Shanxi province launched an association to coordinate its "eco-farms" on Sept 30.
Some 40 million people visited Shanxi province over the National Day holiday, bringing in $3.79 billion in tourism revenue, up 18.6 percent on the same period last year.
China's first provincial bond insurance company, Jinshang Bond Insurance, was founded in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, on Sept 28.
Shanxi recruits online celebrities in a three-month shopping festival starting on Sept 25 to boost local consumption.
Reporters from 59 major online media agencies have been touring and presenting Shanxi from Sept 21 to 27 to change people's perceptions of the province.