On September 22, 2011, Zhou Xishen, vice director of Xinhua, led a group consisting of leaders from 10 major Chinese media entities to tour Taiwan for an 8 day visit. China Times, one of the four biggest newspapers in Taiwan, arranged the tour. It included meetings with major Taiwan news media to establish future cooperation.
The media group included People’s Daily, Xinhua, Economic Daily, China National Radio, CCTV, and China Radio International. This is the third time that top Chinese central media have come together to visit Taiwan.
Source: Xinhua, September 22, 2011