Ping An Bank Co set its 44th branch in Taiyuan, Shanxi province on May 8, as the bank's second provincial branch this year.
Shanxi's investment in coal industry continued to decline in the first quarter of 2015.
The utilization of foreign capital in North China's Shanxi province rose steadily in the first quarter, according to the province's department of commerce.
North China's Shanxi province will hold four large investment promotion events in four cities from May 11 to attract more investment to the province.
A delegation of 22 travel agents from the American Automobile Association (AAA) came to Shanxi for an on-site investigation recently.
Tourism was an important part of Shanxi's economic restructuring development in 2014, when the province's economy faced downward pressure.
The Shanxi government recently formulated 60 measures to help local businesses cut costs and boost steady industrial operations.
The non-coal industry has become an important part and driving force of the coal economy in Shanxi province.
Shanxi province's non-governmental investment in fixed assets grew 20.5 percent in 2014, compared with the previous year's figure.
As the national economy grows at a slower pace, the economic growth of western China is making headlines across the nation. The growth rate of the western provinces has surpassed the national average.