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China and Jamaica strengthen south-south cooperation

The beginning of the Chinese New Year has witnessed strengthening ties between China and Jamaica. The Ex-Im Bank of China inked a deal worth US$326 million for construction of Jamaica’s Southern Coastal (four-lane) Highway Improvement Project.

45 years of Sino-Mexican friendship

Sino-Mexican relations in many fields have improved in recent years. However, there is still much more to do to exploit potential of collaborative partnerships.

Beijing Subway so crowded: Make it run 24/7?

The Beijing Subway system continues to operate at traditional hours, remaining stubborn to old-fashion thinking.

Belt & Road to play crucial role for globalization

China’s middle class will soon become the largest in the world. On account of Silk Road connectivity prosperity, the nation will be the hub market for globalization.

Reset China's cultural mindset on vocational education

China's youth generation has been discouraged from enrolling in vocational education programs where they can receive training and certification to work in gray-collar jobs.

Enhancing people-to-people connectivity via our youth generation

People-to-people interactions at all levels of society could promote mutual understanding among nations. Youths, as leaders of tomorrow, can enhance people-to-people connectivity among nations.

Snowflake boys: Grow up and be a man

Have young Chinese men (aged 18-34 years old) lost their masculinity? According to a number of single women who have spoken to me about their search for a good man to fall in love with, the answer is “yes.”

Setting off fireworks, a tradition to keep, or not?

Beijing has evolved since my arrival here in October 2010. While the Chinese lunar New Year approached in 2017, there was an unusual silence on the streets of China’s capital city.

A Mexican experiences Chinese New Year in rural China

Through this piece, I would like to share my experience of taking part in the “Homestay in Jinhua’s Historical Villages Project,” which gave me the opportunity to spend the Chinese New Year with a family from a rural part of eastern China’s Zhejiang province.

Shanghai designer builds fashion bridge for stronger China-US ties

Taoray Wang, a fashion designer based in Shanghai, stays neutral on global political affairs, but she’s playing a crucial role to thaw icy tensions between US President Donald J. Trump and Beijing.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Hebei visit ②: President Xi shows great concern for families in need

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday gave an inspection tour at the city of Zhangjiakou in north China's Hebei Province, where he inspected an impoverished village, meeting with poor families, discussing how they could shake off poverty.

Call for Belt & Road article & video submissions

CCTV.com Panview is encouraging students, business people, scholars, experts, or the like, en route the B&R nations and organizations, to submit articles, 500-800 words, or short videos, within 3-minute long, HD, MP4 format, to explain your thoughts on the Belt & Road Initiative.

Cartoon Commentary, President Xi's Hebei visit ①: Make Winter Olympic Games a new name card for Zhangjiakou

Chinese President Xi Jinping Monday paid a visit to Zhangjiakou, the co-host city of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Hebei Province.

3rd Huilin Culture Prize awarded in Beijing

The 3rd Huilin Culture Prize ceremony was held at Beijing Normal University on Friday, Jan. 20. Joel Bellassen, a French sinologist and Chinese historian and archaeologist Li Xueqin shared the prize.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Swiss trip

Chinese President Xi Jinping started his four-day state visit to the Swiss Confederation on January 15.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Swiss trip ④: To build a community of shared destiny for mankind

On January 18, Chinese President Xi Jinping visited the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and World Health Organization (WHO) respectively.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Swiss trip ③: Guiding the global growth

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday delivered a keynote speech at the opening plenary of the 2017 annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Swiss trip ②: Reinforcing Sino-Swiss Innovative Strategic Partnership

During Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Switzerland, the European nation hosted the Chinese guest of honor by presenting him with a full set of hospitality.

Xi visits Switzerland to insert impetus to globalization

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Switzerland for a 4-day state visit on Jan. 15-18. It’s his first overseas trip in 2017 and choosing Switzerland symbolizes his support for globalization.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Swiss trip ①: First overseas visit in 2017 to record a trove of “firsts”

At the beginning of the New Year, Chinese President Xi Jinping started a state visit to the Swiss Confederation on January 15.

It’s time for a Chinese toilet revolution

More than 30 types of infectious diseases such as ascaris lumbricoides and diarrhea are relevant to human waste pollution. Thereby, China has called for toilet “revolutions” nationwide.

Trump & Ma find ways to boost China-US trade ties

On Monday, the world’s third richest man, Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group, met US President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Towers in mid-town Manhattan.

Are China's think tanks ready to go global?

In the conference Chinese Think Tanks Gobal Influence 2017 held in Beijing on Jan. 9, participating experts called for more robust think tanks here in the country to enhance interactions and cooperation with the world.

Diversified cuisine reflects more tolerant Beijing

People may have different values, but all people love food. No matter whether you are a realist, liberalist or socialist, at the end of the day, we all like to enjoy a tasty meal and get a good sleep.

Railroads built, but what about invisible roads?

Compared with building railroads on earth, the ways to reach the hearts of the people appear to be more sophisticated.

Translating Peking Opera for global audiences

for foreigners going to the theater without an English translation could mean Peking Opera are nothing more than noise.More needs to be done to translate the great works of Peking Opera into English.

China may lead globalization movement

The world’s largest economy, the US, is ready to put aside the flag of globalism, then, who else has the ability and responsibility to carry on?

Cartoon Commentary: New Style of China's Diplomacy

Throughout China's diplomacy in 2016, President Xi visited 14 countries in 4 continents, attended an estimated 200 events.

Cartoon Commentary: Xi's footprints along people's livelihood

Chinese president Xi Jinping's footprints along people's livelihood

Taking a closer lens on Tibetan Thangka art

Tibetans cling to the Buddhist faith with prayers and crafting beautiful artworks. A prominent style of Tibetan art is Thangka painting.

China adopts more effective TCM law

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is world famous, but a lack of regulatory oversight prevents TCM practitioners from winning respect from the international medical community, which favors Western-based practices.

G20 should enhance global governance amid uncertainty

2016 is branded as “a year of uncertainty” by some international observers. A long list of “unexpected incidents” serve as proof.

Celebrating my 7th Christmas in Beijing

For those living in the West, sometimes you hear stories the Chinese hate Christmas,but that’s not the case.

Russia tourism sector welcomes Chinese visitors

According to statistics, Russia witnessed 5.5 million foreign visitors, with the Chinese topping the list at a three-fold increase, accounting for 500,000 inbound tourists.

Expecting China and US to build stronger economic cooperation ties in the new era

The parallels between Donald Trump and the Chinese, who both value the importance of a strong business acumen, demonstrates that the mentality of hard working Chinese people and Trump’s success would resonate on a personal level.

Russians see admirable traits in the Chinese

On Dec. 7-9, The Moscow Forum was hosted by the Municipal government, offering foreign reporters an opportunity to meet top-level local officials and business leaders. CNTV Panview spoke with many Russians, from CEOs to waitresses, to ask their opinions on China.

China-Africa Cooperation: A Legacy of Friendship

Last week President Xi Jinping received President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The meeting, in which the two leaders reaffirmed the importance of bi-lateral cooperation, reflected the profound friendship between China and Africa.

Robert Lawrence Kuhn: Understanding China’s Economy

How best to understand what is going on with China’s economy? Most people think China’s GDP growth rates. I think GDP growth rates can be misleading.So, take note of the quarterly GDP, but watch other indicators as well.

Relaxing trend, bathing in Chinese hot springs

The allure of ancient China can be highlighted by its colorful artworks, music and theater performances. But there’s more to it’s rich history, such as the prevalent hot springs bath culture, which remains popular in current Chinese society.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi's Heilongjiang visit

On May 23, Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a survey visit to Yichun City, Heilongjiang Province in Northeastern China.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi's Qinghai tour

On August 22, Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Golmud, a city in Haixi Mongolian and Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Qinghai Province, which stands at an average altitude of 2800-meters.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi’s Middle East visit

On January 19, Chinese President Xi Jinping started a state visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Arab Republic of Egypt, and Islamic Republic of Iran at the invitation of Saudi Arabia King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al Sisi, and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi's Czech visit

At the invitation of President Milos Zeman of the Czech Republic, Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Prague to start his state visit on March 28.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi attends nuclear security summit

On March 31 U.S. local time, Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Barack Obama held a one-on-one meeting on the sidelines of the fourth Nuclear Security Summit at the Washington Convention Center.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi's Europe-Asia tour

On June 17, Chinese President Xi Jinping departed Beijing for Serbia, Poland and Uzbekistan to make a state visit and to attend the 16th meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Council of Heads of State in Tashkent, capital of Uzbekistan

Cartoon Commentary : The Hangzhou G20 summit

The Group of 20 (G20) summit will open in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang Province on September 4-5. The city has been dubbed a ‘paradise on earth.’

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi’s Asia tour

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Phnom Penh on Thursday to start his state visits to Cambodia and Bangladesh and attend the 8th summit meeting of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Korea) countries.

Cartoon Commentary: President Xi's LatAm trip

On Nov. 17-23, Chinese President Xi Jinping is paying a state visit to Ecuador, Peru and Chile. During the tour, he is scheduled to attend the 24th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Lima.

China’s ‘New Normal Economy’ adopting to global change

The age of globalism that favored free trade and regional economic integration deals appears to be nearing a thaw. A new era, which implies transitions to a ‘My country first-ism’, would likely emerge.

China-based StarTimes makes big march in Africa

The Beijing-based Digital TV company StarTimes Group is targeting the African market to generate larger revenues and profits.

Amid skyscrapers, archaeologists uncover ancient tombs

Could it be fate? China expands new capital city and in the process: Excavates ancient relics that date back to the Warring States period (475BC-221BC).

Beijing hosts 2016 Looking China Golden Lenses Awards

2016 Looking China Golden Lenses Awards Ceremony was held in Beijing Normal University on Sunday, Nov.27th.

3 African-Americans keep hope alive for Chinese Dream

Foreigners, even those with humble backgrounds, can move to China and through hard work, a win-win attitude and ambitious nature, could enjoy career and family success.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Lat-Am trip ⑥: Setting new model for China-Latin American pragmatic cooperation

At the invitation of Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to Chile on November 22.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Lat-Am trip ⑤: China-LatAm community of common destiny grows with stability

Chinese President Xi Jinping held a state visit to Peru, a country dubbed the Andean Eagle on Monday. Xi and his Peruvian counterpart, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski held talks.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Lat-Am trip ④: Calibrating for Asia-Pacific cooperation

From Beijing to Lima, China has played a leading role, and served as a responsible major country. Under Beijing’s wisdom, the road of Asia-Pacific cooperation is expanding.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's Lat-Am trip③: Promoting the common development and prosperity of the Asia-Pacific region

From the Yanqi Lake, Beijing two years ago to the Andes today, APEC's development remains inseparable with Beijing’s proposal and driving force.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's LatAm trip②: Building new bridge for China-Ecuador friendship and cooperation

During the past couple of days, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Ecuador has become a major event for the equatorial country in South America.

Cartoon Commentary, Xi's LatAm trip①: Opening up new prospects for China, LatAm & Asia-Pacific cooperation

On Nov. 17-23, Chinese President Xi Jinping is paying a state visit to Ecuador, Peru and Chile.

Ecuadorian explorer: Thumbs-up for President Xi’s eco-friendly development concepts

Tandazo hopes both sides would usher in more green-friendly and socially responsible cooperation, so we can protect what is precious for all of us.

Cartoon commentary: Xi’s video speech at 3rd WIC: jointly building a cyberspace community of common destiny

The third World Internet Conference is held in Wuzhen, east China's Zhejiang Province on November 16 to 18.

Xi's LatAm trip to usher in new era for bilateral ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on a whirlwind 3-nations tour - Ecuador, Peru and Chile - on Nov. 17-23.

Trump really is ‘Rocky Balboa’ of USA Politics

Trump refused to quit when most people were expecting him to lose in a landslide. He was fighting for the American people who have been forgotten by the elite ruling class in the US.

China-Russia continue forging closer ties

China and Russia have entered a new era of closer ties on the diplomatic and economic fronts.

China draws closer to Krgyzstan-Kazakhstan-Latvia

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is traveling abroad on a four nations visit in an eight-day whirlwind tour. He visited Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Latvia last week, and is now in Russia.

China's CRRC prepares testing faster maglev trains

CRRC (China Railway Rolling-stock Corporation) Ltd., the largest train equipment manufacturer in the world, has built massive rail networks, and continues to upgrade train technology setting for higher speeds, along with more safety and comfort for passengers.

Long March spirit still matters for the Chinese

This week, the Chinese people nationwide are reflecting upon their shared history over the 80th Anniversary of the ‘Long March.’

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Asian tour ④: Injecting Beijing's confidence into BRICS cooperation

That blossoms in spring, brings forth fruit in autumn. October is China’s harvest season. 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries cooperation mechanism.

‘Sun is rising’ for China-Philippines ties

We can expect to witness mutually respectful ties between China and the Philippines in the near future that could last for many years to come.

Cartoon commentary, President Xi's Asian tour③: Promoting fruitful China-Bangladesh cooperation

Autumn is a harvest season. At the invitation of Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid, Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to Bangladesh on October 14-15, the first by a Chinese head of state in the last 30 years to the South Asian nation. It embodies the significance of milestone for China-Bangladesh ties.

Cartoon commentary, President Xi's Asian tour②:Promoting China and Cambodia as highly-trusted and loyal friends

At the invitation of Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni, Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to Cambodia on October 13-14.. During the trip, Xi met with King Sihamoni and visited Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk. He held talks with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and witnessed the signing of bilateral cooperation documents.

1st Clinton-Trump Debate disappoints in fireworks

The Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump Debate was hosted by Hofstra University. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had won the debate on technical points and composure.

Nostalgic 'red tourism' also serves to inspire

It was exactly 80 years ago that the Long March-the strategic march of the Red Army that trudged and fought its way through thousands of miles across China-ended in the rugged, cave-riddled mountainous terrain of Yan'an in Northwest China's Shaanxi province.

What's behind Japan's increasing military presence in South China Sea

Whether Japan is truly seeking regional peace and security or just fishing in the troubled waters by increasing military presence in the South China Sea is not a hard question to answer.

China, ASEAN draw new blueprint of development

Enhancing international and regional relations remains an essential part of China’s “great-power diplomacy.” After the successful conclusion of the Group of 20 (G20) Summit in Hangzhou, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang departed to Laos for the China-ASEAN leaders' meeting and East Asia Summit.

Building a better world with Belt and Road Initiative

Liang Shuming, a master of Chinese culture and philosopher, asked how can the world get better? However, many people from Europe and American countries are pessimistic that tomorrow would not get better.

B&R: 3 years on, from conception to action

Three years ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping put forward an initiative to build the Silk Road Economic Belt and 21st Century Maritime Silk Road during his overseas visits in 2013.

G20 cartoon commentary ④: Chinese monument for G20's development

The 11th summit of the Group of 20 (G20) major economies concluded on September 5 with a G20 Leaders' Communiqué of the Hangzhou Summit.

G20 Cartoon commentary③: Xi's speech starts new G20 voyage

The 11th Group of 20 (G20) Summit was opened in Hangzhou, east China amid the world's attention on September 4.

China to lead G20 Green path for development of world economy

"G20 Green" is approaching. The 11th G20 Summit is being held at the scenic West Lake in Hangzhou in east China's Zhejiang Province on September 4-5.

G20 Cartoon commentary②: Xi's B20 speech describes new blueprint for global economy

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the Business 20 (B20) summit in Hangzhou on September 3, wining waves of applause.

G20 Hangzhou Summit boosts the world's confidence

The G20 Hangzhou Summit hosted by China has captured the world's attention.

G20 Hangzhou Summit demonstrates China's leading role

The 2016 G20 Summit will be held in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang Province on September 4-5. Beijing has conducted major preparations to host the event.

Cartoon commentary ①: Hangzhou welcomes China's moment to host G20 Summit

The Group of 20 (G20) summit will open in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang Province on September 4-5. The city has been dubbed a ‘paradise on earth.’

G-20 gets more inclusive supporting an Africa policy

The G-20 group symbolizes political and economic power, which dominates the world's agendas and selects priorities for global development.

Russian Ambassador interview: G20 can address global issues

The Russian ambassador to China Andrey Denisov gave an interview to CNTV Panview to explain his expectations about the upcoming G20 Hangzhou Summit.

G20 Forum can help solve Brazilian crisis

Two days before the 11th gathering of leaders from the Group of 20 - twenty major economies in the world - in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 4-5, Brazil has confirmed its attendance.

Highlighting the G20 with Russian eyes

Rebuilding the world order has arrived at a crucial moment with cooperation and international benefits of global governance reaching a historic new high.

China and Mexico call for cohesive multi-lateralism

Amid the 2008 financial crises, the world had witnessed the inauguration of the G20 Heads of State Summit as a mechanism to mitigate growing challenges in our increasingly globalized world.

Italy and China move forward together

Relations between China and Italy have dated back to the times of the Imperial China and Ancient Rome eras when the exchange of goods on land via the Silk Road, and on sea routes, had witnessed a surge of Chinese silk and Roman glassware trading hands through merchants.

South Africa eyes golden opportunities with China at G20

China has set up a blueprint on formal dialogue for the 2016 G20 Hangzhou Summit, "breaking a new path for growth," marking the first G20 summit to focus on midterm development of global growth.

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Qinghai tour②: Walking in the rain shows concern for locals

On August 23, Chinese President Xi arrived at Banyan village in Haidong city, Qinghai Province while it was raining.

Indonesia's renaming its waters suggests again South China Sea belonging to China

Indonesia announced on Aug. 17 that it would rename the waters 200 nautical miles around Natuna Islands in the South China Sea as "Natuna Sea."

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Qinghai tour①: Guaranteeing a healthy ecology for better living

On August 22, Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Golmud, a city in Haixi Mongolian and Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Qinghai Province, which stands at an average altitude of 2800-meters.

Mexico supports China's economic message at G20

China will host the 2016 G20 Summit on Sept. 4-5 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, east China. To understand China's amazing economic rise, we should pay attention to Chinese President Xi Jinping's ‘New Normal’ economic theory, which he had introduced in 2014.

Support stronger Latin-America-China ties via G20 platform

We live in a globalize world that encourages cross-border coordination to overcome difficult times, and to enhance development.

G20 can restore old bridges between China and Turkey

Turkey and China have some similarities in their cultures. The Chinese and Turkish peoples are similar with their Asian roots and support traditional family values that favor strong networking ties in their daily lives and careers.

China-Myanmar relations enters new stage of friendship

Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi was invited to pay an official visit to China on August 17-21.

Hangzhou hits overdrive preparing for G20

In eastern China’s Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou will host the Group of 20 (G20) Summit on Sept. 4-5 and would greet heads of state from 20 of the most powerful nations.

"Looking China" International Youth Film Project is co-organized by the Academy for International Communication of Chinese Culture (AICCC), Beijing Normal University and Huilin Foundation, which aims to showcase the contrasting simplicity and glamour, the antiquity and fashion of China through unique perspectives of young foreign film makers.