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 (shän′shē′) also Shan·si (-sē′)
A province of northern China on the northern side of the Yellow River. Taiyuan is the capital.


(ˈʃænˈʃiː) or


(Placename) a province of N China: China's richest coal reserves and much heavy industry. Capital: Taiyuan. Pop: 33 140 000 (2003 est). Area: 157 099 sq km (60 656 sq miles)


or Shan•si


a province in N China. 30,450,000; 60,656 sq. mi. (157,099 sq. km). Cap.: Taiyuan.
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The delegation members invited ICCI members to visit Shanxi province to explore opportunities of business collaboration.
Coal output in Shanxi Province, the country's largest coal-producing region, was down 21.
The incident occurred in an underground platform in a mine in Shuozhou city in Shanxi province, an official told Xinhua News Agency.
TOKYO, March 24 (KUNA) -- At least 19 miners died after a coal mine cave-in in north China's Shanxi Province, state-run Xinhua News Agency reported Thursday, citing the mine's owner.
The main suspect, a man aged 72, said he had heard about the death of a young woman in a nearby village in Shanxi province and thought of selling the corpse to relatives of single dead men, Xinhua News Agency reported.
PEKyN (CyHAN)- China on Thursday released archives of a battle in Shanxi Province in March 1938, as the country marks the 69th anniversary of the victory against Japanese aggressors.
Power company Huaneng Power International (NYSE:HNP)(HKEx:902)(SSE:600011) disclosed on Tuesday that its wholly owned Shanxi Huaneng Dongshan Gas Turbine Project has been approved by the Development and Reform Commission of Shanxi Province.
Taiyuan, Jumada I 1, 1435, Mar 2, 2014, SPA -- At least seven people were killed and another 10 injured in a truck collision in north China's Shanxi Province, local authorities told Xinhua on Sunday afternoon.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A 41-year-old ex-convict was detained by police over explosions that killed one person and injured another eight in North China's Shanxi Province earlier this week, police said on Friday.
The child, known as Guo, is in hospital after being found in the street in Fenxi, Shanxi Province, northern China.
7 ( ANI ): Chinese workers have been forced to build a massive residential complex around a tomb after locals in north China's Shanxi province refused a compensation amount for the construction on a burial site.