Chinese Newspapers and News Sites


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    There are now several dozen English-language newspapers and news sites in China, presenting a wide variety of topics. These range from local and national news and sports, to business and finance, to lifestyle and entertainment. The information provided below is an attempt to list most of them in alphabetical order.

  • AsiaXPAT

    Online resource for expatriates moving to or working in China's major cities, providing property listings, hotels, classifieds, relocation and orientation information.

  • Beijing Review

    National news weekly magazine in English, published by the Chinese Communist Party. Reports on the country's social, political, economic and cultural affairs.

  • Caixin Global

    Caixin Global is part of China's most influential financial media group, Caixin Media. Provides the latest news headlines on politics, business, economy, and finance with insight and in-depth analysis.

  • CCTV International

    English-language 24-hour news channel of China Central Television. Site offers daily news, photo gallery and special reports.

  • CGTN

    The official website for China Global Television Network which brings a Chinese perspective to global news.

  • China Briefing

    Hosts a wealth of business intelligence on legal, tax, and operational issues in China from a practical perspective.

  • China Daily

    Leading English-language Chinese newspaper.

  • China Digital Times (CDT)

    California-based bilingual news website covering China. News weblog covering China's social and political transition and its emerging role in the global community. It aims to serve as a news aggregator and an interactive community about China.

  • China Economic Daily

    Provides economic and business news, analytical articles.

  • China Film Insider

    Online publication that reports on the relationship between China's film industry, Hollywood, and the rest of the world.

  • China Internet Information Center

    State-run web portal which offers up-to-date news about China, with searchable texts of government position newspapers and basic information about Chinese history, politics, economics and culture.

  • China Internet Watch

    China Internet news, internet statistics, trends & insights stories.

  • China Military

    Online news of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA).

  • China News

    Covers news of the area, including stories from around the region and beyond; provides international headlines, business and finance stories, and foreign exchange rates.

  • China Now

    Independent magazine reporting on economic, social, and cultural developments in China.

  • China Today

    Monthly magazine covering all aspects of society and culture in contemporary China, including business, education, history, sports, and cuisine.


    Website that provides up-to-date news about China, electronic archive of publications by the government and general information about Chinese history, politics, economics and culture.


    Shanghai-based China news portal. Part of Shanghai Daily newspaper.


    China News Service (CNS) is the second largest state-owned news agency in China.

  • Epoch Times ,The

    New York based news portal providing news from China and all around the world.

  • Global Times

    Authoritative and trustworthy English language newspaper.

  • (Guangming Online)

    Official website of Guangming Daily (national Chinese-language daily newspaper ).

  • Jing Daily

    Online portal on business of luxury in China.

  • People's Daily

    Communist party newspaper offering selective news and comment on national and international relations.

  • PLA Daily

    Military newspaper of Chinese People's Liberation Army.

  • Quishi

    Theoretical state journal that covers political, economic, cultural and social issues, while providing analysis of world politics and China's foreign relations.

  • Shanghai Daily

    Leading newspaper in the Shanghai region.

  • Shenzhen Daily

    Newspaper covering regional (Shenzhen Special Economic Zone) and international news.

  • Sina English

    Latest news and information about China.

  • SupChina

    New York-based, China-focused news, information, and business services platform.

  • Technode

    Latest news and trends about tech in China.

  • The China Times

    Daily newspaper founded in Europe. Provides Chinese social, business and economic topics, as well as international political issues.

  • Vision Times

    Largely volunteer run online news website where news about China are covered.

  • Xinhua News Agency

    State news service. Major China news provider.

Local Newspapers

See also list of Taiwan newspapers and online news sites in English.