Shanxi cuisine contest


The 6th Shanxi Cooking Skills Competition attracted many cooks from across the province who came to impress each other with their hot and cold dishes, vegetable creations, and noodle skills.

A lot of room to stir fry in this copper wok


When the 6th Shanxi Cooking Skills Contest was held, on Nov 22, in the Shanxi Hotel, Taiyuan city, Shanxi province, there was a lot of attention focused on a large copper wok, from the Linfen "Mianlaixiang" chain of restaurants.

Shanxi's High-Tech Fair pavilion focuses on pragmatism


At the 15th China International Hi-Tech Fair, in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, Nov 16 - 21, the Shanxi pavilion had 32 high-tech developments on display.

Public Lecture Hall in Datong


A public lecture hall in the city of Datong, Shanxi province, which has been operating for two years with the sponsorship of the city Party committee and various departments, has already played host to a number celebrity visitors.

Days are numbered for ancient villages


As part of humankind's historical heritage, traditional villages have high value in terms of research, architectural techniques and cultural continuity.

Renovation and rebirth


Liu Shuanzhu, 57, has been Party chief of Xiwenxing village in Qinshui county, Shanxi province, for more than two decades; in his own words he has dreamed of helping the villagers become rich.

Yongle Palace murals get first scientific study


A group of scientists got a close look at the murals in the Yongle Palace, in Yuncheng, Shanxi province, on Nov 14. to better understand their conditions.

Amazing 'Rainbow Bridge' over Shanxi province waterfall


There was a beautiful rainbow that appeared suddenly over the Hukou waterfall, in the city of Linfen, Shanxi province.