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Vital Speeches of the Day This link opens in a new window
Text of speeches on a wide range of political topics. October 8, 1934 to present
Xinhua News Agency
Xinhua (新华社) is the official press agency of the PRC. Publication dates: 1977-present.
People's Daily (English)
Renmin Ribao (人民日报) is the official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party. Coverage: 2009-present.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports 1941-1996 This link opens in a new window
For those with historical interests: the CIA used to listen to foreign radio stations and translate a portion of the broadcasts into English, from 1974 to 1996. Includes Chinese sources, includes speeches.
Global Newsstream This link opens in a new window
Newspapers, broadcast transcripts, and wire service reports. Includes Xinhua and selected other Chinese publications in English. 1977 to current
Nexis Uni This link opens in a new window
Full-text news, law, and business-related research. Publication dates: Varies by titles; 1980s to the present.
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