Western media and online communication in China

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DG7

DG7 is an alliance of major government-supported international broadcasters, including the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), the Broadcasting Board of Governors of America (BBG, including Voice of America and Free Asia Radio), Germany’s international broadcaster Deutsche Welle, France Médias Monde (FMM), Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK) and RNW Media of the Netherlands. On 6th November, together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, all the Chinese team of DG7 came to the Netherlands for a meeting aiming to tackle challenges across international boundaries, including the political and social affairs participation of Chinese youth through social media (Weibo, WeChat and Apps), the new trends and development of Chinese social media, and how western media combat with the censorship fighting for the freedom of information and freedom of expression.

11月6日,来自荷兰、英国、美国与德国的多家媒体记者及专家于海牙举办了有关中国新媒体以及话语权的讨论会议,CRTV有幸受邀参加会议,并对三名会议发言者进行了专访。请收听:
Download CRTV’s interviews with:
  1. Garrie van Pinxteren, panel discussion moderator and China expert
  2. Zhang Xiaoying, deputy head of international relations of Deutsche Welle
  3. Manya Koetse of WhatsonWeibo on Chinese social media Weibo.

Opening of photo exhibition We May Have Met Before

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Mayor's talk

The photo exhibition We May Have Met Before was opened by Eberhard van der Laan, Mayor of Amsterdam, in Foam yesterday. This exhibition will last till January 17th, 2016. Listen to CRTVs interviews with the internationally famous Chinese curators Feng Boyi, Liu Gang and Wang Dong.

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Backstage of Cantonese Opera

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Backstage of Cantonese Opera 3

Since 2009, Cantonese Opera is recognized by Unesco as world intangable cultural heritage. Listen to CRTVs interview with maestro Yuen Siu Fai and his actors about their passion for Cantonese Opera.

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Shanghai and EVA Air

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EVA Air and ShanghaiEVA Air, Taiwan’s leading independent airline, and the Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration kicked off a campaign to promote Taipei and Yangtze River Delta Region travel with an exclusive event for tour operators and cooperation partners at the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam today.

Listen to CRTV’s interview with Mr Li Bin Cheng, director of the Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration, about this remarkable cooperation (Mandarin with English translation):

Shaanxi Folk Culture Symphony Orchestra

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Shaanxi Folk Culture Symphony Orchestra

Shaanxi Folk Culture Symphon Orchestra is a high-level professional team whose members are mainly young artists. They specialize in Chinese ethnic instrumental music, Shaanxi folk music and Shaanxi local opera respectively. Their mission is to inherit Chinese traditional culture and to spread local culture with Shaanxi characteristics. Since its foundation, the orchestra has attended many important music events.

Story of the Grand Mansion Gate was originally the background music for the TV series “The Grand Mansion Gate”. It was featured with strong flavor of Beijing Opera. It was so enchanting that it could be deemed as a classic of the era.

Xiao Chao is the brilliant young conductor of this orchestra: