Rediscovering the new world: Brazil
Rediscovering the new world: Brazil


Ahead of the country's general election, CGTN's Paulo Cabral shares these historical capsules on the cultural factors that have shaped Brazilian politics.


Ahead of Mexico's 2018 general election, CGTN's Franc Contreras reports on the history of Mexico, its political parties, and the border wall.

Mexico election coverage


Ahead of Colombia's 2018 election, CGTN's Michelle Begue takes a special look at moments in the nation's history that have shaped both politics - and the culture.


CGTN's Stephen Gibbs will take us from Venezuela's Battle of Carabobo in 1821, through the impact of big oil on the nation's economy, through the rise of Hugo Chavez, and now... to the 2018 general election.

Venezuela election coverage

Cuba past and future

A three-part series from CGTN's Michael Voss looking at key moments in history which helped shape Cuba today.

Cuba election coverage

VOX POP: Cuba after the Castros

A new president has been elected in Cuba and, for the first time in 60 years, it is not a Castro. CGTN’s Michael Voss spoke to everyday Cubans about their feelings about the new leadership and the direction of the country moving forward.

Global reactions to Cuba's new president

What is the international context for a non-Castro presidency? CGTN's Michelle Begue has global reactions on this historic shift in power.