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  1. A true Brit snapped flying flag for China

    Posted Aug 10th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... with Flora Wu James Chau (pictured), morning/lunchtime CCTV-9 news anchor and formerly of TVB Pearl, has found true fame- not on television but in the football stands. A full-page picture of the British-born Cambridge graduate, teary-eyed and wrapped in the Chinese flag, was splashed across the cover of the nationally distributed Beijing News this week. Out of 65,000 fans, how ironic ...

  2. CCTV plans four foreign channels

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It planned to launch French and Spanish-language channels in October. CCTV did not expect high returns from the channels but viewed them as a brand-building exercise. The firm is estimated to have brought in revenue of more than 80 billion yuan last year, up from 70 billion yuan in 2002, thanks to growing advertising spending by mobile-phone operators and food manufacturers. CCTV has 12 ...

  3. CCTV seals deal for distribution in the US

    Posted Sep 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Andrew K. Collier in Beijing China Central Television (CCTV) will make a giant step into the American market next month, when a deal will be unveiled for the distribution of 17 mainland ... an unprecedented entry from China [in terms of] the number of channels,' a media executive said. News Corp's DirecTV had also been interested in carrying the CCTV programming but backed out ...

  4. CCTV put under microscope as auditors move in

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Television, the country's biggest TV network- a sign of a broader campaign targeting state-owned media organisations. A CCTV source told the South China Morning Post that a team from the National ... in the investigation, the source said. A National Audit Office employee confirmed the CCTV assessment was under way. 'We only audit organisations like CCTV when the situation demands it,' the auditor ...

  5. P&G banks on CCTV for wide coverage

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... on CCTV, says Alfonso de Dios, head of media for P&G Greater China. 'The growth of our business has mirrored the growth of CCTV's,' Mr de Dios said. 'As our brands grow, CCTV gives us the broad and deep national coverage we're looking for.' Mr de Dios said P&G wanted to develop its market in central and western China and consolidate along ...

  6. Former CCTV director loses appeal against conviction for bribery

    Posted Jan 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... galas broadcast by CCTV- including the 1995 and 2000 Spring Festival galas- of which Zhao was the general director. Zhao joined CCTV in 1984, aged 25, and soon rose through the ranks to become director of CCTV's culture and entertainment department. He was the general director of CCTV's annual flagship show, the Spring Festival Gala. Jiao Guobiao, a journalism professor ...

  7. Work on CCTV's controversial HQ gets low-key start

    Posted Sep 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and ended in an eruption of confetti and traditional music. A Chaoyang district government source said the central government did not want the event to become a public spectacle. 'CCTV ... and officials did not want any further interruptions. The building comprises two inverted L-shaped towers rising to 80 storeys and joining far above the ground. The structure will house CCTV's news ...

  8. P&G becomes new advertising king of CCTV

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Television (CCTV). The United States maker of more than 300 household, beauty and health-care products committed itself to spending a record 385.15 million yuan in advertising on CCTV next year, ... gear with increasing competition between domestic and overseas players, said CCTV advertising director Guo Zhenxi. 'International enterprises notice a huge potential in China ...

  9. CCTV hits wrong note with music industry

    Posted Feb 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Andrew K. Collier in Beijing and Jane Cai Station is accused of airing hundreds of songs without paying royalties CCTV is one of the mainland's most flagrant music pirates, using ... to pay royalties for songs, which they are legally bound to do. However, they have been reluctant to raise the issue with CCTV because of its tremendous size and influence. 'This is a new ...

  10. CCTV finds few willing to pay for what's free

    Posted Sep 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai Digital channels at 8 yuan a month each attract fewer than 5,000 subscribers Free broadcasts of CCTV's digital pay-TV service are being extended by two months in the hope ... was quoted by the Beijing Times as saying. CCTV started airing the six-channel Fengyun service a year ago and was to begin charging for content this month. The six channels offering a mix of sports ...




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