It is Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) on the web, described as being a " Foreign News Alert Service from the US Government" to "identify what really is happening in a specific country or region." It is compiled from thousands of non-U.S. media sources, focusing especially on local media sources.
It covers significant socioeconomic, political, scientific, technical, and environmental issues and events. It includes translations and English language versions from newspaper articles, conference proceedings, television and radio broadcasts, periodicals and non-classified technical reports. Regions included are Central Eurasia, East Asia, Near East & South Asia, China, East Europe, West Europe, Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa. It is updated every U.S. Government working day, within 24-72 hours from the time of original publication or broadcast. It is a valuable research tool for anyone who needs to monitor non-U.S. media sources.
Coverage: 1923+ Maximum Concurrent Users: Unlimited
This comprehensive business database merges the content of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Archive and The Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition. It includes articles from thousands of English-language publications worldwide covering business, management, and related areas as well as case studies, annual reports, Experian company credit information, country reports, industry reports, commodity reports, conference papers, and dissertations.
Coverage: 1972+ Maximum Concurrent Users: Unlimited
Access World News from NewsBank provides full-text information and perspectives from several thousand U.S. and international newspapers and newswire sources, each with its own distinctive focus offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues. Also includes broadcast transcripts, business magazines and miscellaneous other source types.
Coverage: 1980 – current
Global Newsstream enables users to search the most recent global news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring content from newspapers, newswires, and news sites in active full-text format. This product provides one of the largest collections of news from the US, Canada, Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Australia. All titles are cross-searchable on the ProQuest platform allowing researchers easy access to multiple perspectives, resources, and languages on the topic they are researching.
Maximum Concurrent Users: Unlimited
Provides full text of selected newspapers worldwide, trade publications, legal periodicals, and legal scholarly journals. Includes company directories, financial reports, quotations, biographies, almanac, federal/state laws, regulations, court opinions, accounting statements/guidelines, and news transcripts.
Coverage: 1972+ Maximum Concurrent Users: 4
PAIS (originally, the Public Affairs Information Service) is a combination of two databases: PAIS International and PAIS Archive. The PAIS International database contains records for over half a million journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content, and more. PAIS Archive is a retrospective conversion of the PAIS Annual Cumulated Bulletin, volumes 1-62, published 1915-1976 and contains over 1.23 million records covering monographs, periodical articles, notes and announcements, and analytics.This database covers the world's public affairs, public and social policies, international relations, and world politics published in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and other languages.
selected English Newspapers and Newswires (Current website)
the official newspaper of the Communist Party of China. Provide the single location where the central government and the Communist Party of China announce their respective policies and disseminate governmental, political, and economic messages to the public and the world.
a. Ching Chi Jih Pao (Hong Kong) (3/2/2004)
b. Hong Kong Economic Journal (Hong Kong) (from 2/23/01)
c. Ming Pao (Hong Kong) (from 11/8/00)
d. Wen Wei Po (Hong Kong) (from 2/11/99)
e. Ta Kung Pao (Hong Kong) (from 1/7/97)
Beijing Zhongguo Xinwen She (China News Service) (from 12/30/96 to present). The China News Service (中国新闻社) is the second largest state-owned news agency in the People's Republic of China, after the Xinhua News Agency.
from 01/01/2003 to 07/31/2003 in ABI/INFORM Complete
from 09/18/2011 to present in LexisNexis Academic
This magazine introduces the foreign trade policies of China, reports the developing situation, market and import & export trade dynamics in China, the investing environment in every region around the world, features the trade opportunities, investing & cooperating projects, the introduction of economic & trade institutions and enterprises, displays the famous and excellent Chinese products and provide the efficient services for China and foreign companies.
CCTV International is the 24-hour English language news station of China Central Television, the mainland’s largest television network. It was launched in 2000. This site allows viewers to watch live or archived news stories.
This site is managed by the Berkeley China Internet Project, in the Graduate School of Journalism, University of California at Berkeley. It is a news site that aims to use participatory media technology to create an interactive network for reporting and discussing news about mainland China.
A specialized business database that contains detailed company financial data, original filings, ownership and subsidiary information, Datamonitor company and industry profiles, business intelligence and M&A deal data on all public companies plus very large, large, and medium-size private companies worldwide.
This database contains information on key business intelligence on countries, companies, markets and consumers. It is an integrated on-line information system covering over 350 markets and 207 countries.
It is a convenient site to use in searches for laws and government documents. You can search for national laws, administrative regulations, local regulations, regulations issued by ministries, and judicial interpretations.
The website focuses on reporting all major missions and activities of the congress and its standing committee, releasing the laws, resolutions/decisions and lists of appointments and removals passed by the standing committee, and introducing the NPC system.
An online biographical database with more than 2500 biographies of current Chinese political, military, economic, business, and academic leaders. While it is incomplete and not up to date, it is quite extensive.