World Newspapers, Magazines and News Sites in English

Chinese Newspapers and News Sites

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.


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

Beijing Review
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
CCTV International

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


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
China Daily

Leading English-language Chinese newspaper.

China Digital Times
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.

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

Global Times
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
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.


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

Shanghai Daily
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.

Sup China

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

Tech Node

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.

Tianshannet (Xinjiang)

The sole official news website of Xinjiang.

Vision Times

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

Xinhua News Agency
Xinhua News Agency

State news service. Major China news provider.

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