China 24

Crowdfunding brings bookstore to life in Taiyuan, China

Nearly 70 percent of Chinese adults read on a digital platform, according to a survey by the Chinese Academy of Press and Publications. Not surprisingly, traditional bookstores are declining. But as CGTN’s Hu Chao reports, help is emerging from an unexpected source.


Chinese entrepreneurs bring jobs to US heartland

During the presidential campaign, Donald Trump frequently accused China of stealing U.S. jobs. Now Chinese companies are creating jobs all over the United States, often in states that voted for Trump. CGTN’s Owen Fairclough reports from the U.S. state of Tennessee.


US-China Comprehensive Dialogue and its four pillars

The United States-China Comprehensive Dialogue will be overseen by the two presidents and have four pillars: Diplomatic and Security Dialogue; Comprehensive Economic Dialogue; Law Enforcement and Cybersecurity Dialogue; and Social and Cultural Issues Dialogue.


How Chinese leaders get elected?

Every five years, the Chinese Communist Party holds a ‘party congress’ when it clicks the ‘refresh button’ on itself.

The party elects a new generation of senior leaders called the Politburo Standing Committee.