A batch of six driverless Apollo minibuses developed by Chinese internet giant Baidu was recently unveiled in Yangquan.
Yangquan recently made a list of 18 pilot cities, parks, and zones in Shanxi for the 2021 "Innovation China" announced by Shanxi Association for Science and Technology.
Unmanned 5G-powered autonomous commercial vehicles recently started operation on the streets of Yangquan city.
Yangquan city has achieved quantitative quality improvements in intellectual property development.
A signing ceremony for a strategic partnership agreement between the Shanxi Institute of Technology and Universal Education Group and the founding ceremony for the School of Digital Economy Industry were held in Yangquan city on April 13.
An invention of a Yangquan-based tech company won the Seoul International Invention Gold Prize.
A launch ceremony for No 7 Shanxi Smart City was held on Jan 29 in Yangquan city, North China's Shanxi province.
Yangquan High-tech Entrepreneurship Service Center in Yangquan city has recently been recognized as a 2020 National Demonstration Base for Small and Micro-sized Enterprise Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
Huayang New Materials Technology Group based in Yangquan city and Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies Co have been furthering cooperation on 5G technological application and the new materials industry.