The preparations for this year's Pingyap International Photography Festival (PIP) have almost been completed.
Critically acclaimed Chinese film director Jia Zhangke, famous for his works such as "The World" and "Still Life", took time out on Aug 9 to promote tourism in his hometown of Lvliang, Shanxi province.
A group of ladies wearing traditional Chinese clothing known as "cheongsam" at Wangmang Ridge scenic spot, North China's Shanxi province.
The inner workings of Asia's largest Buddhist nunnery have been revealed by reporters in a recent trip to Mount Wutai.
Mayors and party chiefs from 11 prefecture-level cities of Shanxi province recently took part in a TV show to promote its tourism resources.
A 2.5 kg dough, by pulling it back and forth, has finally been made into 16,384 strands of noodles. The noodles are so thin they can thread a needle, and can also light up easily.
China is putting its nearby waters under more effective surveillance with its newly operational high-tech satellite, officials say.
From working in a textile factory to becoming a celebrated medical practitioner, Guo Boxin has taken an unconventional route.
As a part of its celebrations for Chinese Valentine's Day, Qixi, 22 couples from Shanxi took part in a grand traditional wedding ceremony, on Aug 9.