Grace Shao is a Beijing-based reporter for CGTN.
She covers current affairs, culture, finance, technology, and consumer goods in one of the most dynamic and fast-paced cities in the world.
She has covered consumer trends, China’s booming economy, and international breaking news.
Notably, she has covered Xinjiang’s Uyghur and Mandarin bilingual education system, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s state visit to China, the expulsion of the DPRK’s Ambassador to Malaysia after Kim Jong-Nam’s murder, the Global Mobile Internet Conference, the World Robot Conference, China’s mobile payment system, and the U.S. opioid crisis.
Grace has interviewed academics, politicians, and industry leaders, such as HNA Group Founder Feng Chen, Iowa Governor Kimberly Reynolds, Executive Director of Canada China Business Council Sarah Kutulakos, and Former Brazilian Central Bank Director Sérgio Werlang.