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Special Coverage on Year of the Horse 01/31/2014

01-31-2014 13:53 BJT Special Report: 2014 Spring Festival |

On the first day of the year of the horse, CCTV News presents you a special hour-long Spring  Festival editon from 1000 am to 1100 am Beijing Time.

With our reporters stationed across the country and our experts' panel in the studio, we provide you a glimpse into varied customs and  traditions in the celebrations nationwide and how the centuries-old festival helps define the  cultural idenficiation of the nation and shape the Chinese people’s outlook on life and the world. 

We also reach out to our correspondents in China's Asian neighbors as well as across the wide oceans  to the US and Europe to experience the celebrations of the Chinese population there and explore how the Chinese festival enhances the cultural diversity of the host countries.

For an auspicious start  to the Year of the Horse and a better understanding of the Chinese people’s "Horse and Dragon  Spirit", Join us for the morning special show on the Lunar New Year's Day.

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