Jincheng in Shanxi province will construct a 500-kilometer main road over the coming three years to drive local tourism.
Shanxi impressed many Taiwan residents with its noodles, as the province held an exhibition on its culture focusing on wheaten food, in Taiwan from Jan 28 to Feb 12.
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.
A martial arts demonstration was held in Pingyao on Feb 11.
Shanxi invested funds worth 104 million yuan ($15.11 million) in projects related to the Belt and Road Initiative in 2016.
Many animals in Taiyuan Zoo have recently found mates as the warm spring weather stimulates their instinct to find a partner.
Dang Yifei from China's Shanxi province has become the world Go champion for the first time after winning the 21st LG World Go Championship in Seoul on Feb 8.
North China's Shanxi province continued steady economic growth during 2016 with its GDP hitting 1.29 trillion yuan ($188.05 billion).
Cities and counties in Shanxi held various theme events in celebration of Lantern Festival on Feb 11.
Shanxi province's goals for 2017