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There was a signing ceremony at the 1st Shanxi Culture Industry Fair, on June 29, at its China (Taiyuan) Coal Transaction Center, for 161 major culture projects worth 73.5 billion yuan, in all.
The 1st Shanxi Culture Industry Fair got off to a rousing start in the China (Taiyuan) Coal Transaction Center's exhibition hall, on June 29, with almost 10,000 exhibits from more than 1,000 exhibitors from around the world and China's 25 provinces, as well as Hongkong, Macao and Taiwan taking part.
The Fourth Mount Wutai Int'l Cultural Tourism Month got off to a big start, on June 26, on Mount Wutai, Shanxi province, and is expected to last to July 26.
The First Shanxi Cultural Industries Fair will be held in the China (Taiyuan) Coal Transaction Center’s exhibition hall, June 29 to July 3, with the theme "A cultural, beautiful Shanxi".
The 1st Shanxi Cultural Industries Fair, hosted by the Shanxi Provincial Party Committee Publicity Department, will be held in Taiyuan, capital of Shanxi province, from June 29 to July 3, and aims to upgrade Shanxi cultural industries.
In Shanxi Province, shadow play and puppet shows enjoy a history of thousands of years. Many people here also feel concerned about whether these traditions can survive, but one young group are reimagining the art forms and winning critical acclaim in the process.
The tourist bureau of Pingyao county has come up with a number of ways to cope with the possible surge in tourists during the upcoming festival.
In May, the State Administration of Cultural Heritage added 1,943 unmovable cultural relic sites to the list of key areas that need protection.
The China Shanxi Intangible Cultural Heritage Exhibition, organized by the Chinese Cultural Center of Ulan Bator, Mongolia, and the Shanxi provincial culture department, opened on June 4 , with more than 600 items on display.
Archaeologists working in Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi province, recently discovered a group of 70 tombs at Kaihua.