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China Breakthroughs: Making a big play of 5G networks

5G will be 100 times faster than 4G, but at lower power consumption.

China Breakthroughs: Chinese supercomputers get top-rankings for speed

The processing speeds of supercomputers are measured in floating-point operations per-second (flops) and a quadrillion flops are known as petaflops.

China Breakthroughs: Melting combustible ice for commercial use

China remains reliant on oil & gas imports and domestic coal production for energy consumption. But Beijing has spearheaded projects to boost renewables as well.

China Breakthroughs: China dives deeper on deep sea exploration

Many scientists and explorers believe the deep seas are the Earth's final frontier. Nearly all land, including distant islands, polar ice caps and isolated regions have already been mapped out and settled.

Confucius family tree gets Big Data remake

Confucius, who was born in 551 B.C. in Qufu, Shandong Province, is one of China's leading philosophers. He espoused a code of ethics for the nation's rulers and encouraged filial piety.

COMAC soars with C919 jumbo jets orders - 600

COMAC is designing and building "Made in China" commercial airliners to compete against bigger rivals, such as US-based Boeing and French-based Airbus.

Qingdao takes tough stand with one-dog policy

Local officials in Qingdao, Shandong Province are imposing tougher measures on residential dog owners.

Save the vaquita by stopping illegal trade of totoaba

Vaquita, the world's smallest species of porpoise, is considered to be the rarest and most-endangered species of marine mammals on earth with less than 30 of them still alive. It has been listed as Critically Endangered animal by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Will Malaysia's new tourist tax frighten away Chinese visitors?

Malaysia is facing a sluggish economy, while lower oil prices have reduced national tax revenues streams. But, the tropical country with gorgeous natural scenery, strong social stability and relaxed atmosphere has transformed into a tourism hot-spot.

Network security experts: It's nonsense to point fingers at China for WannaCry ransomware

In May, WannaCry ransomware had infected computers worldwide. Reportedly, the US network Security Company Flashpoint noticed the virus software was written in Chinese Southern dialect, and hence pointed fingers at Southern China, Hong Kong and Taiwan regions, or Singapore.

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Central Asia tour③: Promoting development of SCO to a new level

On June 9, Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the 17th meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Astana.

Fengshui inspires Sydney artist to design waterfalls

Fengshui is a Chinese concept that seeks balance between architecture and nature. A follower of the philosophy believes one should live in a home that blends with its natural landscape.

Chinese firms develop 4.0-intelligent fisheries in Norway

The Chinese are getting a stronger taste for seafood, especially for imported fish from the surrounding waters of Europe.

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Central Asia tour ①: Let B&R light up SCO

Chinese President Xi Jinping is paying a state visit to Kazakhstan from June 7 to 10 at the invitation of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Film Cities Summit of UNESCO held in Qingdao

On June 6 - 8, the Film Cities Summit of UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) was hosted by the Qingdao Municipal Government, which runs parallel to the Asia Media Summit that is also hosted in Qingdao.

AMS 2017: Promoting media exchanges to boost common global development

The summit plays an important role in enhancing strategic dialogues between China and other Asia-Pacific nations and regions.

Intellectual manufacturing accelerates industry transformation

Upon 2020, China is expected to improve the Popularity Rate of Digital Workshop and Smart Plant in the key areas of manufacturing industry up to over 20%.

China brings clean energy to Africa

More than 600 million Africans are without access to electricity and most families use traditional biomass for cooking fuel.

Ambitious agenda floats for Bohai Rim underwater tunnel

In an underwater highway - 123km-long, what happens if there's a car accident or stalled vehicle? Well, engineers have outlined some proposals.

Special Children's Day for Tibetan kids in Daocheng

Daocheng County, in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, is known to Westerners for its Yading scenery, which is branded as "the last pure land on earth", "the last Shangri-La", and "the holy land in the sun" for its crystal clear lakes, beautiful mountains and grasslands, swaying trees and fabulous hot springs.

Chinese show big love for Bollywood film, 'Dangal'

The Bollywood film, 'Dangal,' is shattering box office records for a non-Hollywood flick in China.

"Young Cultural Ambassadors" enjoy a day of cultural immersion

Children's Day came early for a group of "Young Cultural Ambassadors" who were given the rare opportunity last Saturday, to interact with a real Ambassador

Danish Embassy in Beijing makes education to be fun

Denmark's Ambassador to China, H.E.A. Carsten Damsgaard served as host to greet 1,200 local Chinese families at the Danish compound.

StarTimes President: Local people are biggest beneficiaries of Africa's TV digitalization

How can an uneducated grandmother benefit from the digitalization process? If you can help us solve this problem, then there is no problem for us.

New technologies give hope to missing children's families

Nothing can be more heartbreaking for a family than when their child goes missing.

Sino-Nepal ties: Belt & Road delivers on pragmatic cooperation

After a long dialogue between Nepal and China, the two sides signed a historic Framework Agreement on Belt & Road cooperation on May 12.

Talking about China to Texas folks

Yet, when I returned to my native State, Texas, coming here for the first time in for over 7 years - there were moments of awkward interruptions during conversations.

Going big and bold at Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation

Considered by many as the largest domestic diplomacy since the founding of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) for International Cooperation had been successfully convened, which can also be taken as a major promotion of Chinese culture.

Belt & Road: Developing Culture with Trade

Echoing the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation which was held on May 14-15 in Beijing, in South China's Shenzhen, the 13th China (Shenzhen) International Cultural Industry Fair (ICIF) was hosted on May 11-15.

Latvia pursues new cooperation opportunities with B&R Initiative

Augulis stressed the excellent geographical location of Latvia in Eurasia, right in the middle of the Baltic region and forming the external border of the European Union with Russia and Belarus, makes it a qualified partner for B&R.

Building a new home hand-in-hand

Story of how Letpadaung Copper Mine Project in Myanmar performs corporate social responsibility and drives local community development

Cartoon Commentary, B&R Forum③: B&R Initiative sets out on a new start with new impetus

On May 15, the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF)concluded in Beijing.

Cartoon Commentary, B&R Forum②: President Xi's speech maps out new "Belt & Road" blueprint

On May 14, Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote address at the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation where representatives of more than 100 countries stood in attendance.

Israeli Minister: Building trust among people in the B&R region

In an interview with CCTV.com after President Xi Jinping’s keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation on May 14, Tzachi Hanegbi, Minister of Regional Cooperation, also Acting Minister of Communications, shared his insights.

KPMG Chairman: B&R an important step to advance common prosperity

Veihmeyer believes B&R is all about prosperity, which is not just for China; but the overall objective for the Belt and Road is to, through infrastructure and other investments, to create opportunities for development and prosperity for all the countries along its route.

Former Italian PM: stronger people-to-people bonds vital for B&R success

In a world of shifting global realities and at a time when the Sino-European relations have reached a very important level, we are urged to work in order that this relationship fully achieves its very promising, true and full potential.

Insights on B&R: Liberian reporter – Hope BRF to benefit smaller economies

As the first Belt and Road Forum (BRF) for International Cooperation is being held at the China National Convention Center here in Beijing, CCTV.com Panview gets a chance to talk to Mr. Alpha Daffae Senkpeni, Sub-Editor of FrontPage Africa to share his expectations and understanding of the BRF.

Wanda Group's Chairman Wang: B&R brings more opportunities for private enterprises

In an interview with CCTV on the sidelines of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, Wanda Group’s Chairman Wang Jianlin discussed entrepreneurial opportunities for Chinese enterprises which are eyeing to tap the global market, especially with the Belt and Road Initiative.

Cartoon Commentary, B&R Forum①: Jointly drawing glorious picture of "Belt & Road"

On May 14 - 15, the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, which takes the theme "strengthening international cooperation and co-building the ‘Belt and Road' for win-win development," will be held here in Beijing. 

Insights on B&R: China is making a win-win for all partners

As the first Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation has come around the corner, CCTV.com Panview gets a chance to talk to Vassilis Ntousas

Ambassador: Swiss ready to contribute in meaningful way to B&R Initiative

Ahead of the BRF, Ambassador of Switzerland to China, Jean-Jacques de Dardel, discussed Switzerland’s participation in the Belt & Road Initiative in an email interview with CCTV.com Panview.

CSB President: Seeking donations for China's underprivileged

The Commonwealth Society in Beijing (CSB) held its 24th Charity Gala at the China World Hotel on May 6.

B&R Key Words (17): Projects Underway (Part III)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

Feeling unity, Israeli embassy celebrates Independence Day in Beijing

The State of Israel and People's Republic of China stand as two nations that have overcome numerous challenges and exceeded expectations to succeed as sovereign nations.

B&R Key Words (16): Projects Underway (Part II)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (15): Projects Underway (Part I)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (14) : Similar Initiatives (Part III)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (13) : Similar Initiatives (Part II)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (12): Similar Initiatives (Part I)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

Commonwealth Society in Beijing raises funds for China's needy

Under the theme, "To Give is to Love," the Commonwealth Society in Beijing (CSB) will host its annual fundraising Gala on May 6 at the China World Hotel.

To see regular America, come to Texas

CCTV.com Panview had taken a 2-week tour of South Texas, visiting Houston, San Antonio, Corpus Christi and Port Aransas.

B&R Key Words (11): Mechanisms for Cooperation (Part IV)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (10): Mechanisms for Cooperation (Part III)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (9): Mechanisms for Cooperation (Part II)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (8): Mechanisms for Cooperation (Part I)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

'Texas Sandfest' enjoys popularity, but few Asian visitors

CCTV.com Panview had taken a 2-week tour of South Texas, visiting Houston, San Antonio, Corpus Christi and Port Aransas.

CRI's Listeners' Club organizes blood donation camp in West Bengal, India

A blood donation camp, "CRI-Gateway to China," was organized on April 23, 2017 at Hara South village (Haripal) in Hooghly district - West Bengal, India, which was organized by the New Horizon Radio Listeners' Club of China Radio International (CRI).

B&R Key Words (7): Economic Corridors (Part II)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (6): Economic Corridors (Part I)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (5): Priority Areas of Cooperation

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

Chinese Super "Brazilian" League

I think that it’s a question of time; maybe it takes more years than the most passionate Chinese football fan would like, but China should have a competitive team in the future.

B&R Key Words (4): Building Blocks (Part II)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (3): Building Blocks (Part I)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords“ entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Words (2): An Outline (Part II)

Editor’s Note: Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of "China Keywords" entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China's B&R Initiative.

B&R Key Word (1): An Outline (Part I)

Keywords to Understand China: the Belt and Road Initiative is a selection of “China Keywords” entries included in an eponymous multilingual platform to help readers better understand China’s B&R Initiative.

Buy and Made in China-America as always

As a wave a Chinese leading companies such as Haier, Huawei delivering quality and innovative products with Artisan Spirit to the worldwide market, "Made in China" reputation is on its way from "manufacturing" to "branding" that would attract more consumers!

The B&R Initiative: an opportunity for India to solidify good neighborly relations with China

No doubt, the B&R is an opportunity to modernize India’s Stone Age infrastructure and pave the way for rapid industrialization and employment growth.

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Guangxi tour ②: Creating new layout for reforming and development

On April 19- 21, President Xi Jinping, also General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, gave an inspection tour of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

Globalization vs. anti-globalization: China's challenges & opportunities

2016 witnessed a rising tide of trade protectionism and anti-globalization sentiment, characterized by a series of unexpected events such as Brexit and Donald J. Trump's winning of the U.S. presidency.

Cartoon commentary, Xi's Guangxi tour①: Advancing China's opening up and development under the Belt and Road Initiative

On April 19, President Xi Jinping made an inspection tour of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

Overseas Chinese entrepreneurs can boost B&R cooperation

The number of overseas Chinese has reached 60 million, out of which around 10 million are new immigrants after China adopted the reform and opening policies in the late 1970s.

To build CPEC into "Silk & Silicon Corridor"

China, a country with over a billion people, has a coastline, less than the coastline of New Zealand , whose population is less than 5 million.

China-US likely to usher in era of big-time deal making

A strong relationship between China and the US makes for a safer, more stable world. Severed ties or even seriously compromised relations would only make this planet a far more dangerous place, spurring a legitimate threat to the whole human race.

Xiongan New Area opens new wing for Beijing

China's capital city - Beijing- struggles with severe over-crowding, pollution and soaring apartment home prices. The city's population stands at 21 million, which increases daily.

China steel industry: continue to cut overcapacity and enhance competence

Cutting overcapacity might cause some economic pain: China's steel enterprises are experiencing severe economic stress as factories halt production and workers are laid off.

China's Belt & Road to drive 2nd-generation Globalization

China’s “Belt and Road” Initiative proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013, which includes the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road came at the right time.

2017 Looking China film project opening ceremony held in Beijing

2017 Looking China International Youth Film Project opening ceremony was held in Beijing Normal University on April 10.

Peru is bigger and can overcome its problems

In the last few weeks, heavy and intense rains, which resulted from the phenomenon of El Niño, hit Peru and caused hundreds of deaths, with more than 800,000 people affected, over 100,000 homes destroyed and more than a thousand roads and bridges collapsed.

Xi's Alaska stopover sets positive China-US trade tone

Alaska Governor Bill Walker, a Republican, is looking for a turnaround and believes pushing for more exports to Asian markets can be the right solution.

Is China Racist? The experience of a foreign student in China

The combination of a mass influx of foreigners and historical lack of multiculturalism is causing problems with direct, people to people exchanges.

Cartoon Commentary, President Xi's Finland and US visit③: Mar-a-Lago meeting to chart the course of Sino-US ties

On April 6-7, Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump held the ever first meeting between them at the Mar-a-Lago resort in the US state of Florida, which has caught global spotlight.

Cartoon Commentary, President Xi's Finland and US visit②: Setting a new milestone for Sino-Finnish ties

On April 4-6, Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to Finland. The country has been dubbed a kingdom of thousands lakes.

Belt & Road can boost global prosperity

The Belt and Road Initiative can make it easier to conduct more financial transactions between the East and West.

China-Mexico universities to further strengthen exchanges and cooperation

Valls expressed his hope that Mexican and Chinese universities can work closer together on a comprehensive Sino-Mexican educational relation, fostering academic collaboration and achieving mutual understanding through academic and cultural exchanges.

The exportation of Chinese culture through language

As I write this, I am sitting in an English Teaching School in a small town in Russian Siberia called Abakan. While I write, there is a Mandarin class happening just to the right of me.

Belt & Road: Tangible prospects for Nepal-China cooperation

The Prime Minister of Nepal Pushpa Kamal Dahal's recent visit to China has given an important signal to boost bilateral ties with China in a new framework and dimensions. Dahal arrived in China to participate in the Boao forum for Asia.

China and US can address global challenges together

The complex connections between China and the US have comprised a mixture of economic and financial interdependence for years that is combined with a strategic rivalry.

Trump’s influence on Australia-China relations

International Relations experts have often coined Australia as America's 'little brother.' However, the sibling relationship has begun to show signs of friction.

China-US ties: From Ben Franklin to Belt & Road Initiative

Like many Americans, my first ideas about China began in grade school—with pictures of the Great Wall.

American Airlines taps China Southern for Asia expansion

Foreign airlines are seeking more joint deals with Chinese carriers to embark on surging growth in the country's air travel market.

Will the Philippines benefit from Belt & Road?

A fresh but uncertain future lies ahead for countries in East Asia and ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) as the Philippines and United States have welcomed new leaders.

Creating ideal townships: China's urbanization future

Although China is a country rich in history and cultural diversity, many cities look so similar. Cultural confidence is the key to build on something original. The towns to be built must serve the people, not just for investment's sake.

Boao Forum 2017 touts global solutions for Asia

The 2017 Boao Forum for Asia, held in China's southern island Hainan Province, welcomes high-level government and business officials who are based in the region.

China - Rwanda ties: a friend in need is a friend indeed

On Friday, Chinese President Xi Jinping welcomed President Paul Kagame of Rwanda with a grand ceremony at Tiananmen Square in Beijing.

4000 art works from 23 countries exhibited in Dali, Yunnan

An exhibition of miniature art works branded, "Imago Mundi, Contemporary China" was held in Dali, Southwest China’s Yunnan Province on March 22.

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson makes productive trip to Beijing

United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Beijing on Saturday to strengthen diplomatic relations between the US and China.

Belt & Road's success needs careful investment planning

Investing in developing countries comes with greater risk.

Support business growth agenda for win-win US-China relations

As a business insider who helps Chinese enterprises expand into the US markets, I hold a refreshing and unique perspective about the future.

Singapore eyes big and bold projects for China

The City-State Singapore has long enjoyed global recognition as a hub for trade and investments in the southeast Asian region.

Observations on 2 Sessions: China to continue its support for Africa

With a complementary economy, sincere friendship and shared future, Morocco is likely to become China’s new major partner in Africa.

Cartoon Commentary on Xi's two sessions talks ⑥: Highlighting sci-tech innovations for military upgrades

On March 12, Chinese President Xi Jinping joined a panel discussion with lawmakers from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) to the National People's Congress (NPC), the country's top legislature.

Observations on 'Two Sessions': Targeting the right priorities for economic growth

For this year, China’s economic projections include: priority on tackling poverty in remote regions and creating more jobs in rural communities

Cartoon Commentary on Xi's two sessions talks ⑤: Let national unity flowers bloom

On March 10, Chinese President Xi Jinping joined a panel discussion with lawmakers from Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region during the annual session of the National People's Congress, the top legislature in Beijing.

Obervations on Two Sessions: China-US ties run on 'right track'

China and United States are ranked as the two largest economies in the world. They can become even stronger if Beijing and Washington work together, instead of engaging in "zero sum" games.

Cartoon Commentary on Xi's two sessions talks ③: Real economy: Foundation for gaining active development

Only by boosting the real economy in reform could China's development grow to a higher level.

Robert Lawrence Kuhn: Why I'm watching the "Two Sessions"?

Here in Beijing, speaking to delegates, officials and leaders, I sense anticipation, excitement, and perhaps a touch of anxiety.

Observations from Government Report: Manufacturing China from "Big" to "Strong"

The "de-capacity solidly and effectively", industry restructuring and transformation, enhance the competence from "Big" to "Strong" with Intelligent Manufacturing.

Jamaica sings new tune for high economic growth

Marley deserves recognition as a cool iconic figure for the Caribbean island, but that’s dismissing the hard-working character of Jamaicans, while overlooking amazing trade and investments deals there.

Cartoon Commentary on Xi’s two sessions talks①: Let intellectuals display talent and zeal

To achieve the great rejuvenation for the Chinese nation, intellectuals should offer their talent and innovative approach.

Is social media endangering traditional Chinese culture?

The introduction of social media particularly has had a substantial impact on Chinese lifestyles. As the nation has adapted to changing technologies, core cultural elements have evolved as well.

As Two Sessions loom; rural reforms to bloom

Much of China’s rural region remains mired under impoverished conditions. In the past few decades, hundreds of millions of rural residents have flocked to cities in search of better job opportunities.

Trinidad & Tobago unleashes its culture in Beijing

The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago opened its embassy in Beijing in 2013 and has engaged in a series of activities to create greater awareness for the country’s rich cultural heritage in China.

Brazil hopes Belt & Road will be successful

China is Brazil’s largest trade partner, buying mainly its commodities such as oil, iron and bauxite. On the other hand, Brazil’s economy has struggled in the past few years on account of a recession and the government meltdown.

Belt & Road Initiative: Great vision but challenges lay ahead

The biggest threat comes from several rebel groups, including the Taliban, ISIS and local Balochistan residents. The security situation in Central Asia and area surrounding Pakistan remains fractured and at high risk.

Germany 'accepting historical responsibility' on Holocaust restores trust

Berlin in the past few decades has accepted historical responsibility over the Holocaust by engaging in reconciliation and trust to make Germany’s international relations great again.

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.

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 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.

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.

Cartoon Commentary Xi's Czech visit③: Ushering in a new era of strategic partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a state visit to the Czech Republic on March 28-30.

Cartoon Commentary Xi’s Czech visit②: Renew Sino-Czech friendship

On the first day of President Xi Jinping’s visit to the Czech Republic, President Milos Zeman had arranged an informal meeting with Xi at the Lany presidential chateau in central Bohemia.

China hopes the UK will stay in the EU

In just under four months, the British public will vote on whether the nation should continue its 43-year membership of the European Union.

Chinese learn more about African Film and TV

Literature and visual arts are an inspiration to the human soul and windows to the world. They are some of the best ways for a culture to get to know another.

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