The Epoch Times newspaper has bureaus serving major U.S. cities (New York, L.A., Washington D.C.) and worldwide in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
Epoch Times Chinese edition is the most widely published Chinese newspaper in the world, with a total weekly circulation of 1.6 million copies a week in the major cities of the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and Asia.
Epoch Times Uplift brand is launched to expand the brands digital offering, focusing on meaningful lifestyle stories. In September 2017 the brand engaged over 16 million users.
At the 85th New York Press Association contest in 2015, The Epoch Times won 21 awards, including prizes for live news, special reports, photography, overall design, and best advertising.
The Epoch Times reported extensively in Hong Kong covering the Umbrella Movement and the unfolding situation regarding the people’s rights to universal suffrage.
The Epoch Times investigative series “The atrocity of forced, live organ harvesting in China” by reporter Matthew Robertson received Sigma Delta Chi Award from the Society of Professional Journalists.
NYPA awards The Epoch Times’ investigative reporting on the Mayoral Campaign, which revealed irregularities in John Liu’s campaign in New York. Following the editorial series, FBI began an investigation affirming the campaign’s misuse of public funds.
Through exclusive sources and analysis, The Epoch Times consistent reporting on China through the years gains loyal following of China-watchers including recognition for its insightful coverage of Bo Xilai and the Xi Jinping presidency to keep western governments critically informed on the underlying implications of developments inside China.
Hong Kong edition launches in both English and Chinese.
The Epoch Times begins printing its daily New York editions, growing to 16 pages of US news and lifestyle content.
The International Society for Human Rights (IGFM) honored the German edition of The Epoch Times—Die Neue Epoche —with a special media prize for its "extensive and regular reporting" about violations of human rights in China.
The Epoch Times English newspaper printing in every English speaking country in the world including Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore. US English weekly editions were printed in New York, DC, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles.
The Epoch Times publishes editorial series “The Nine Commentaries on the Communist Party”, publicly revealing for the first time the full extent of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)’s propaganda, persecution, famine, massacre, tyranny, and censorship over half a century. It has since been translated into more than 30 languages from Chinese and has inspired a global movement to withdraw from the CCP.
The first regular 16-page general interest Epoch Times newspaper, English edition, is printed and distributed on the streets of New York.
Epoch Times starts in Atlanta GA. The dajiyuan.com Chinese language website launches to provide the masses with access to independent Chinese news online and by the end of the first year, copies of the weekly Chinese newspaper start printing in New York and DC.
NTD Chinese is the world’s largest Chinese television reporting network outside of China. By 2004 NTD opened its international bureaus in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia. NTD currently operates 60 bureaus worldwide. In addition to broadcasting uncensored news 24/7 into China, NTD creates original programs for both English and Chinese speaking audiences around the world. NTD has future plans to expand into multi-language programming, in Spanish and other European languages.
NTD digital media and entertainment properties ranked among the Top 10 in the world. NTD generates over 5bn video views a month. Becomes one of the biggest digital publishers on that planet, delivering the bulk of EMG audience.
As exclusive Chinese perennial media sponsor for 2017 New York Auto Show in March, (biggest in North America) NTD’s coverage via Facebook Live generated over 1 million views to the event. In May, NTD proudly sponsored TD New York 5-Boro Bike Tour with live broadcast on NTDTV and social media. One of the largest bike tours in the world.
‘NTD’ launches new digital brand dedicated to bring the highest quality English language news and entertainment to a global digital audience. New social properties including NTD Inspired are launched. Within a year NTD‘s Facebook fan base grows to over 70 million.
NTD brings its international Competition Series to the next level with complete event coverage of NTD International Piano Competition through print, TV broadcast and social media including Facebook Live.
NTD successfully televised three 2016 U.S. presidential debates in September and October with exclusive simultaneous translation into Chinese. The broadcast received tremendous audience feedback.
In April, NTDTV launched a new drama series “Big Shorts TV” featuring celebrated actress Anastasia Lin, Miss World Canada 2015 and 2016.
NTD produces and hosts ‘Taste Asia’ in Times Square New York, the largest food and cultural event of its kind in North America. The June 25–26 event drew hundreds of thousands of traffic.
NTDTV launched its live news broadcast and brand new life-style programming Smart Living and Star Luxe. NTD strengthened its local news reporting in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, launching 10 o’clock evening news programs featuring local news in New York, and California.
Number of traffic from Mainland China to NTD websites surges, increasing 500x.
NTDTV co-produces feature film “Free China: The Courage to Believe” which receives over 10 international film awards including 86th Academy Oscar Contender for Best Documentary, Best Original Score and Song (2014).
Number of traffic from Mainland China to NTD websites surges, averaging 120,000 daily unique visitors.
NTDTV original documentary "Between Life and Death" won a Certificate of Merit during the 2011 Hugo Television Awards. The production explores the history of forced organ harvesting in China.
NTDTV starts a 24/7 broadcast on Time Warner digital cable and RCN cable.
NTD’s feature film, Sandstorm wins 29 awards at its debut on international film festivals, including 11 for Best Feature Film.
NTD’s Global Competition Series to foster talent in the classical arts and promote artistic excellence grows to 9 competitions, including Chinese Han-Couture Design, Piano and Vocal Competitions.
NTDTV officially becomes the world’s largest Chinese television reporting network, with over 60 bureaus worldwide in North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
NTD Documentary series, Zooming In wins “Best Investigative/In-Depth” award from New America Media.
US Congress and European Parliament support NTDTV to maintain satellite coverage in the face of Chinese regime manipulations, maintaining the US-based channel as “the only truly independent Chinese- language TV reaching tens of millions of private satellite dishes across China”.
NTDTV gets satellite over China, broadcasting first independent unencrypted signal into China.
NTDTV starts in a New York basement with a green screen and single handicam.