Welcome to CCTV America—the media crossroads where news and “views” about the world’s two largest national economies intersect and sometimes collide.
Launched on February 6, 2012, CCTV America is the American production and broadcast arm of the CCTV NEWS, a global English language, 24 x 7 news and current affairs channel. The broadcast center employs nearly 160 people. It also services all Chinese language channels with US news coverage.
In 2014, CCTV America will produce five hours of daily content: news, business, talk, documentary and current affairs programming. Programming originates from Washington, New York, and Los Angeles.
CCTV America focuses on in depth coverage of developments in both North and South America. It fields a dozen correspondents in Central and South America; more than any other English language network. Its talk programming attracts distinguished guests to speak on global issues from the world of politics, business, and entertainment.