China Global Television Network
Get China Global Television Network essential facts below. View Videos or join the China Global Television Network discussion. Add China Global Television Network to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
China Global Television Network
China Global Television Network (CGTN)
TypeTelevision network
BrandingCGTN
AvailabilityGlobal
SloganSee the difference.
HeadquartersCCTV Headquarters, Beijing
OwnerChina Central Television
Launch date
31 December 2016; 3 years ago (2016-12-31)
Official website
www.cgtn.com

China Global Television Network (CGTN; Chinese: ?; pinyin: Zh?ngguó guójì diànshìtái or Chinese: ?; pinyin: Zh?ngguó Huánqiú Diànshì W?ng[1]), formerly CCTV International, is a group of six international multi-language television channels owned and operated by China Central Television (CCTV), a nationally owned media organization in China.[2] CGTN produces mostly innocuous content but has at times pushed propaganda on behalf of the Communist Party of China.[3][4]

History

All six non-Chinese language television channels under CCTV International were simultaneously relaunched at 4:00 am GMT (midday BJT), on 31 December 2016 to bear the CGTN name.[5]CCTV-4, the international channel in Mandarin Chinese, was not a part of this rebranding.[]

Channels

Name Language Launch Date Previous Name
CGTN English 20 September 1997
  • CCTV-9
  • CCTV News
CGTN Español Spanish 1 October 2007[6]
  • CCTV-E
  • CCTV Español
CGTN Français French 1 October 2007[6]
  • CCTV-F
  • CCTV Français
CGTN ? Arabic 25 July 2009 CCTV ?
CGTN ? Russian 10 September 2009 CCTV ?
CGTN Documentary English 1 January 2011 CCTV-9 Documentary
CGTN Africa English 11 January 2012
CGTN America English 6 February 2012
CGTN Europe English 8 October 2019

References

  1. ^ (?). Xinhua. 2016-12-31.
  2. ^ "CGTN-About Us". CGTN homepage. Archived from the original on 2019-03-31. Retrieved .
  3. ^ Cook, Sarah (September 25, 2019). "China Central Television: A Long-standing Weapon in Beijing's Arsenal of Repression". The Diplomat. Retrieved 2019.
  4. ^ Lim, Louisa; Bergin, Julia (2018-12-07). "Inside China's audacious global propaganda campaign". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved .
  5. ^ "CCTV to launch CGTN". CCTV America. 2016-12-30. Retrieved .
  6. ^ a b Split from CCTV-E&F.

External links


  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

China_Global_Television_Network
 



 



 
Music Scenes