A delegation from the Italy-China Friendship Association, headed by Irene Pivetti, president of the institute, visited Shanxi province on March 28.
The second season of the TV program "The Impressive Scenery of Shanxi" is to debut on Shanxi Satellite TV at the end of April and will be shown each Friday evening.
He Xinglong, a rural doctor from Shanxi, received an award from the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) and China Central Television (CCTV) on March 16, for his devotion to medical work in rural areas.
Ivory and ivory products will be banned from being processed or sold in Shanxi from March 31 in order to combat the illegal ivory trade and protect elephants.
Shanxi province is planning to build a series of logistics parks in Taiyuan, capital city of the province, to promote the development of e-commerce and logistics in the area.
Spring snow fell on Luya Mountain, Shanxi province, on March 24.
An ancient Chinese Buddhist statue from Yungang Grottoes in Shanxi province was exhibited at the Asia Week New York event on March 9, which has drawn much attention across the city.
Yanhu Lake in North China's Shanxi province is painted with colors by nature.
Pingyao will be sited as a training base to teach people to sculpt clay, a traditional Chinese craft which needs to be preserved and kept alive for future generations.
Eight girls living in the school's No 236 dormitory founded the Kindness Fund to help people in need by selling wastepaper and plastic bottles.