Sponsored by the Xinhua News Agency, Xinhua net is an important central news service-oriented website, an important information organ of the central government, and an important platform for building up China’s online international communication capacity.
Established on November 7, 1997, as an online news provider of the Xinhua News Agency, it was officially named Xinhua net on March 10, 2000 and began around-the-clock news release with leading online public opinion at home and setting a good image of China abroad as its main task.
Starting from 2010, Xinhua net began transforming itself from a governmental cultural institution to an enterprise, operating in the entity of the Xinhua Network Corporation Limited. In May 2011, the Xinhua net Corporation LTD. was officially established.
Xinhua net releases news items 24 hours daily in various languages, namely, Chinese (simplified and traditional), English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Tibetan, and Uygur by using multimedia communication means, such as texts, photos, graphics, audio messages, video, blogs, podcast, micro blog, short messages, and cell phone news. As a result, it can reach directly and instantly its audiences at home and abroad at crucial moments of major news coverage and breaking events.
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I am Peter Wang, a native Chinese in Beijing. I love my country very much. I work in a China inbound tourism company and in the process of exchanging ideas with foreigners I find that a lot of foreigners want to learn about life, culture, history and many other things about China. So I started this blog in 2010 and hoped it could be of some help to them.