Shanxi assisted more than 31,000 workers faced with redundancy in the coal and steel industries find new jobs and livelihoods in 2016.
Jincheng in Shanxi province will construct a 500-kilometer main road over the coming three years to drive local tourism.
Railway authorities and a coal trading center in Taiyuan signed a deal on Feb 8 on the transportation of 500,000 tons coal to tackle over capacity in the industry.
Shanxi invested funds worth 104 million yuan ($15.11 million) in projects related to the Belt and Road Initiative in 2016.
North China's Shanxi province continued steady economic growth during 2016 with its GDP hitting 1.29 trillion yuan ($188.05 billion).
Shanxi province's goals for 2017
Shanxi's government work in 2016
After receiving encouragement from Premier Li Keqiang one year ago, some miners started their own business ventures in Shanxi.
China's Panda Solar Station, which calls for teenagers to join in the fight against climate change, has gained recognition from various walks of life in the country.
Shanxi aims to lift 660,000 people in rural areas out of poverty during 2017.