At the core of the information structure of the news service are topics concerning the foreign policy of Russia and China, international strategic cooperation of the two countries, and bilateral economic collaboration in industry, energy, finance, construction, trade, space, military, and technology
MOSCOW, December 1 (Sputnik) – On December 1, Sputnik Multimedia Group launched the Sputnik Chinese News Service, delivering news from Moscow and Beijing.
Sputnik Chinese News Service provides 24/7 news content in Chinese. More than 100 bulletins will be released daily by 2015. The project team includes professional journalists, including native speakers and experts on China.
Moscow and Beijing editorial teams complement each other with access to the highest-ranking news makers in both countries as well as the resources of Sputnik multimedia group outlets in more than 50 countries around the globe.
The target audience of the news service is the Chinese mass media, the international mass media with publications in Chinese, entrepreneurs, government ministries and agencies, diplomatic corps, research institutes, and nongovernmental organizations.
Sputnik Chinese News Service's content, significantly different from content in other languages, is tailored for the Chinese audience.
"In light of the evolving strategic partnership between Russia and China, this product is very important for media, state and business circles in both of our countries," Sergei Kochetkov, International Information Agency Rossiya Segodnya first deputy editor-in-chief, said.
At the core of the information structure of the news service are topics concerning the foreign policy of Russia and China, international strategic cooperation of the two countries, and bilateral economic collaboration in industry, energy, finance, construction, trade, space, military, and technology.
"Today economic news is in the highest demand. One of our news service's crucial tasks is to provide our subscribers with the latest and exclusive information about the most promising Russian-Chinese business projects, investment climate and the situation in economic sectors.
We are talking not only about news pieces but also about reviews, opinions from analysts and market insiders," Vladimir Pavlov, head of Sputnik Chinese News Service, said.
Sputnik Multimedia Group's multimedia centers, located in dozens of countries around the world, are fully oriented toward an international audience. Sputnik newswires are available in English, Sputnik News Service, and in Arabic, Sputnik Arabic News Service.