A meeting for sharing experience of monitoring, preventing and managing the risk of natural disasters took place in Taiyuan on Nov 16.
Shanxi held an investment promotion conference in Mumbai, India on Nov 16 to further economic cooperation between the two sides.
An intelligent garbage recycling machine through which people can exchange trash for goods has come into service recently in Taiyuan.
Three Shanxi handicrafts were honored by UNESCO in Kuwait on Nov 16, receiving "global top handicraft badge".
Shanxi Elderly Painting and Calligraphy Association set up an expert committee in Taiyuan on Nov 14.
Shanxi will support entrepreneurship training institutions with subsidies worth more than 250,000 yuan ($36,398).
An exhibition of Shanxi specialties and culture will be held from Nov 18 to 21 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province.
More than 52,000 job hunters took part in the 2016 Shanxi (Taiyuan) Job Fair from Nov 12 to 13.
The food processing industry in Pingyao county has grown steadily during the first three quarters of 2016.
This year's Singles' Day again beat previous records for purchases by Shanxi customers, with transactions on Alibaba, an e-commerce platform, reaching $286.77 million.