China Global Television Network (CGTN)

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China Global Television Network - Least BiasedLEAST BIASED

These sources have minimal bias and use very few loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by using appeal to emotion or stereotypes).  The reporting is factual and usually sourced. These are the most credible media sources. See all Least Biased sources.

Factual Reporting: HIGH
World Press Freedom Rank: China 176/180

Notes: China Global Television Network (CGTN) is China’s new international media organization, which was launched by the national broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV) on December 31, 2016. It is owned and operated by China Central Television (CCTV) and its headquarters are in Beijing.

Reporters without Borders has reported China as the “World’s leading prison for citizen journalists” According to reporters without borders 2017 report, China ranks 176 out of 180 countries in the World Press Freedom Index.

China Global Television Network (CGTN) provides coverage of public and government affairs, world news, politics, business tech & sci culture & sports, opinions and more.

According to their about page they describe their mission as “Our mission is to create a better understanding of international events across the world, bridging continents and bringing a more balanced view to global news reporting. Ultimately, we believe facts should speak for themselves and are committed to neutral, objective reporting.”

In review, China Global Television Network (CGTN) uses neutral tone when reporting national political news such as “Yizhuang will host Beijing’s first test road for self-driving vehicles.” They typically utilize credible sources such as Xinhua News Agency and further, when reporting world and USA news China Global Television Network (CGTN) utilizes minimally loaded words in their articles and they do present low biased coverage of USA news through the use of credible sources such as AFP, and Reuters. Overall, we rate China Global Television Network (CGTN) news HIGH for factual reporting and a least biased news source. (M. Huitsing 1/6/2018)