Description

This is the official app for China Global Television Network (CGTN), new international media organization. It was launched by the national broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) on December 31, 2016.

WHAT WE BELIEVE
We believe the world is changing and that we live in a multipolar world, but many people still get their news from the same sources.

At CGTN, we cover the whole globe, reporting news from a Chinese perspective. Our mission is to create a better understanding of international events across the world, bridging continents and bringing a more balanced view to global news reporting.

Ultimately, we believe facts should speak for themselves and are committed to neutral, objective reporting.

CGTN brings you:
• Breaking news
• Exclusive stories
• Comprehensive coverage
• In-depth analysis

The world's biggest stories in the palm of your hand
Features include:
• Recommended reading
• Categorized reports
• Trending stories in pictures & videos
• Custom feeds
• Auto-refresh
• Advanced search
• Favorites lists
• Share with friends
• Easier access to our social media platforms on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Weibo, Instagram, Tumblr, Google+

CGTN: See the difference

What's New

Version 5.3.1

* Optimize performance.

Ratings and Reviews

3.9 out of 5
79 Ratings
79 Ratings

Works great

iTorpedo

Nice app, pleasing to view. Lots of news groups have these things, why use this one? Living in the USA I find myself more and more disdainful of the inept, highly opinionated and barefaced biases found on all the major (and lesser!) news sources here and western countries in general. They all have pretty apps too. I’m still in the first few days of trying this CGTN, hoping to find less opinions and just the facts. I can form my own opinions. So far it’s going ok. The opinion articles are clearly labeled as such in the headline. The live TV feature works well. So far my personal jury is still out as to whether or not CGTN will deliver the news in the manner I’m seeking but I’m giving them a good try and hoping for the best. Best of luck to them and thanks for their hard work.

Update after using a while...
Seeing many of the usual biases on USA reports. They parrot U.S. msm sources. Noticed the last story read was actually an AP story. I must assume the reports on China are similarly slanted. Deleted from device.

Excellent World-Wide Selection of Topics

Doxsquared

I’m extremely pleased with your focused selections and coverage. Every country has its own biases, but your presentations appear to be fair and wide-ranging. I’m looking forward to future articles.

Notification Error

TheLastBlessing

Notification clicks don’t open the story. Good content overall; good for seeing other country’s views on stories.

Information

Seller
CCTV News Content Co., Ltd.
Size
75.3 MB
Category
News
Compatibility
Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English
Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
Copyright
© 2017 China Global Television Network. All Rights Reserved
Price
Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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