Topic: CCTV

Indie News Channels Look to Break Into Cable

Can deep pockets + niche ideologies = success?

As cable operators angrily watch margins shrink and subscriber fees rise, independent networks are trying to wedge themselves into the gap—and nowhere is the field of hopefuls more crowded than…

Chinese State Broadcaster Goes to War With Baidu

Launches attacks on the search engine's credibility

Chinese search giant Baidu is locked in a war with state-run China Central Television, and the broadcaster is stepping up its efforts to discredit the Internet company with disparaging reports…