Pingyao officials serve in companiesUpdated: 2016-11-04
Thirty-nine officials have been dispatched to companies in Pingyao county, helping to improve the management of local firms since September 2016.
They have conducted some 100 investigations into 59 local companies, whilst also supporting 12 key projects. The officials have helped the businesses solve problems in operations, such as marketing, transport, energy and financing.
In addition, preferential policies, including reducing taxation and acquiring land, have been implemented during their service to accelerate the transformation of local companies and attract more investment to the county.
Wantuo, a type of noodle from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), is one of Pingyao's local snacks with a long history.