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Tortillas losing ground in Mexico due to mass production and modern lifestyles

In Mexico, the corn tortilla is a national symbol that's recognized the world-over. But even in its birthplace, the traditional staple faces an...

Chinese FM Wang Yi begins Africa trip in Rwanda

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi begins his multi-nation trip to Africa with a stop in Rwanda. He told President Paul Kagame China stands ready to...

Two more bodies retrieved from Iranian ship aflame in East China Sea

Salvage workers have managed to board the Iranian oil tanker still burning a week after it collided with a Chinese freighter in the East China Sea....

20 years after its debut, the Lion King musical still draws large crowds

The Broadway musical, The Lion King, is still drawing crowds 20 years after it debuted. The story of a young lion cub has brought the magic of...

Dan Chuba on China's traditional performances vs Broadway

How does Broadway compare to China's traditional performances? CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with Dan Chuba from Burbank, California. He's CEO of...

Negar Mortazavi on the Iranian reaction to new U.S. sanctions

U.S. President Donald Trump is keeping the Iran Nuclear Deal on life support for now, but says he wants changes made. In addition, the U.S. slapped...

What's Trending on Weibo 01.12.18

The world's largest hotel chain is facing backlash on Chinese social media. Marriott, using social media, apologized for a mistake some web users...

James Sung on how Chinese tech has impacted CES 2018

Over 1,500 Chinese exhibitors showed up for CES this year - four times more than during 2011's show. To find out the impact of the increased...

Car Sales in Mexico were cruising along but somebody hit the brakes

Car sales in Mexico had been cruising along smoothly - until somebody hit the brakes in December. That's when domestic auto sales plunged, and the...

Slumping Peso affects Mexico's tourism and other industries

Mexican economists have blamed the weakened peso on a series of factors, including the passage of U.S. President Donald Trump's tax reform bill and...

Reginald McKim discusses the booming e-sports industry in China

CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Reginald McKim, market analyst at SuperData Research, about the booming e-sports industry in China.

Haiyan Wang discusses the latest development in the economic ties between China and the US

CGTN's Rachelle Akuffo spoke with Haiyan Wang, managing partner of China India Institute, about the latest development in the economic ties between...

Bizarre tech entertains guests at CES 2018

One of the big draws at the Consumer Electronics Show - CES - in Las Vegas is that you just don’t know what you’re going to find. The event’s known...

New health technology showcased at CES 2018

The largest Consumer Electronics show in the world, CES, took place in Las Vegas. One sector gaining traction in the market is health care...