The China-Shanxi Agricultural Products Trade Expo (APTE), in Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi province, wrapped things up nicely, on Oct 20, with total trade and number of visitors way beyond all previous sessions.
By this past September, Shanxi province had an incredible 228 tourism projects under construction, and worth 120.1 billion yuan ($19.62 billion), even during an economic slowdown.
The city of Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi province, announced plans to build a base to promote the commercialization of scientific and technological developments under a program with Ministry of Science and Technology approval, on Oct 8.
This year's Golden Week holiday, saw tourism in Shanxi province making a great leap forward in sheer numbers, including revenues and benefits.
At the 11th Sino-Nigerian Business and Investment Forum, in the Continental Hotel of Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi province, on Sept 23.
The 13th China Pingyao International Photography Festival, themed around “Images Oriented to Life”, opened in the old city of Pingyao, Shanxi province, on Sept 19.
The city of Datong's Party committee and the local government reached a turning point back in 2008 when they suddenly had a vision of urban transformation and green development.
New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra is to launch a second farming hub in China and is looking for strategic partners in the development planned for Ying County, Shanxi Province.
A regional cooperation plan involving Shanxi, Shaanxi and Henan province is being compiled and is expected to be submitted to the State Council for approval later this year.
The Dahe Agricultural Science and Technology Demonstration Park, about 48 kilometers from the downtown area of Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi province, is a major agricultural project with support from the city.