Media and Internet
Four and five-star hotels may have ESPN, CNN or BBC. The state-run Chinese Central Television (CCTV) has an English language channel, CCTV 9. This broadcast runs international news, business reports and Chinese cultural programs for foreigners.
Internet cafÃ©s are a booming business in China and you should have no trouble finding one in cities, big or small. Besides internet bars, tourist hotels, universities and libraries should be connected, connections speed may be slow.