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CCTV 中国中央电视台

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Searchable news and entertainment from China Central Television (CCTV).

The Chinese language site is divided into a large number of categories, including news, sports, entertainment, finance, and blogs. Television news and other programming can be watched directly online.

Content is also available in English, Spanish and French.

  • CCTV-1 (中国中央电视台综合频道) is the primary channel of CCTV in China.
  • CCTV-2 (中国中央电视台经济频道) focuses on finance and the economy.
  • CCTV-3 (中国中央电视台综艺频道) focuses on arts and music.
  • CCTV-4 (中国中央电视台中文国际频道) is the international broadcast for CCTV International in Mandarin Chinese and can be watched live.
  • CCTV-5 (中国中央电视台体育频道) focuses on sports.
  • CCTV-6 (中国中央电视台电影频道) is CCTV's film channel.
  • CCTV-7 (中国中央电视台少儿·军事·农业频道) is CCTV's kids, agriculture and military channel.
  • CCTV-8 (中国中央电视台电视剧频道) is CCTV's television drama channel.
  • CCTV-9 (CCTV International) is CCTV's English-language 24-hour news channel and can be watched live.
  • CCTV-10 (中国中央电视台科学教育频道) focuses on science and education. 
  • CCTV-11 (中国中央电视台戏曲频道) is CCTV's Chinese opera channel.
  • CCTV-12 (中国中央电视台社会与法频道) focuses on law and society.
  • CCTV-新闻 is CCTV's news channel.
  • CCTV-少儿 is CCTV's kids channel.
  • CCTV-音乐 is CCTV's music channel.
  • CCTV-高清 is CCTV's high-definition television channel.