The 2014 Shanxi Brands China Tour will start in the middle of April in a bid to promote its specialties to a nationwide market and enhance the influence of Shanxi’s brands.
Based on the data of Shanxi's provincial tourism bureau, during the 3-day Tomb-sweeping holiday, from April 5 to 7, Shanxi received 3.61 million tourists from both home and abroad, receiving a total income from tourists of 1.88 billion yuan ($2.9 billion), a year-on-year increase of 20.16 percent.
By the end of this February, the installed power-generating capacity of Shanxi province had reached 58.81 million KW, including 185,000 KW of solar energy.
During recent years, Yangcheng county has been relying on local soil resources to greatly develop the ceramics industry.
When Li Wei set off for the United States to study, he probably never thought he'd eventually find his future in the dirty and dangerous coal mines of Shanxi province.
The 2nd Shanxi Seedling & Greening Materials Exhibition kicked off on March 9, in the China Taiyuan Coal Transaction Center, in Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi province, with more than 200 companies from all over the country attending the trade fair.
When the 14th Science and Technology Festival & Investment Promotion Conference in Taigu County came to its conclusion on March 2, 14 projects had been signed, amounting to an investment of 3.353 billion yuan ($548.56 million).
According to the Statistical Bulletin of Shanxi Economy and Social Development in 2013, released by the Shanxi Bureau of Statistics, the GDP of the province reached 1.26 trillion yuan in 2013, increasing by 8.9% year on year
Chinese pharmaceutical company Shanxi Taxus Pharmaceutical Inc will reportedly be acquiring a California-based therapeutics firm for $5 million in cash, Taxus Pharmaceutical said on Wednesday without disclosing the company's name.
The overall goal for the tourism industry in 2014 has already been determined at the 2014 Shanxi provincial tourism conference, which took placed on Feb 22.