A ceremony for project signing, construction, and commissioning new production was held in Yangquan on Dec 1.
Yangquan city conducted a promotional conference in Beijing, organized by the city's authority, to highlight the advancements in the selenium-rich agricultural products sector on Nov 26.
The value of Yangquan city's foreign trade from January to October increased 38 percent year-on-year to 1.20 billion yuan ($168.59 million), ranking first in Shanxi province in terms of growth rate and surpassing its annual target two months ahead of schedule.
Three tourist attractions in Yangquan city are set to be upgraded to national 4A-rated ones, according to a recent announcement by Shanxi Department of Culture and Tourism.
The No 2 Mine of Huayang New Material Technology Group based in Yangquan passed the provincial-level acceptance test for intelligent mines.
But this year's Nov 11 shopping spree has been made easier with the addition of a new team member – a driverless delivery vehicle similar in size to a Smart car from Mercedes-Benz.
The Yangquan High-tech Industrial Development Zone in Yangquan city has been accelerating the development of a corporate-led innovation system this year.
Yangquan city recently issued a work plan to accelerate its development into a gigabit city, fully supporting the growth of the local digital economy.
The Foreign Ministry said on Monday that China will continue to improve its visa policies and actively create more favorable conditions to boost cross-border travel.