Photo taken on Feb 3, 2017 shows rooster-themed sculptures "Family" at a gallery in Taiyuan, capital of North China's Shanxi province, Feb 3, 2017.
Shanxi will hold its first art festival in Taiyuan in September, showcasing and promoting its unique art and culture from different aspects.
A railway line from Yuncheng, Shanxi province to Sanmenxia, Henan province will begin construction in 2017.
Deputies to Shanxi Provincial People's Congress and members of CPPCC Shanxi Committee proposes suggestions and exchange views on developing Shanxi during the provincial two sessions in Taiyuan.
The 12th Shanxi Provincial People's Congress opened its seventh session on Jan 14 in Taiyuan.
The 11th Shanxi Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) held its fifth session from Jan 13 to 17 in Taiyuan.
Police look after Taiyuan rail travelers during this year's Spring Festival travel rush.
Shanxi will cooperate with Huawei, a global ICT giant, on developing IT-based services, according to an agreement signed on Jan 22.
Jan 20 marked the starting point for the decade-long Spring Festival celebration event in the Ancient City of Pingyao, which started in 2000.
"The ticket hall was always filled with people. Passengers often lined up in front of the window and waited as long as 15 hours to get a ticket home," recalled Li Jing, describing the scenes at Taiyuan South railway station during the buildup to the Spring Festival exodus in the past.