Established in October 1998, Australian Chinese Times has served the Chinese community in Western Australia for more than a decade.
As a weekly newspaper, with a circulation of 12,000 copies each week, Australian Chinese Times is a 40+ page free newspaper aiming to serve as many Chinese-speaking people as possible, including WA residents, Chinese-speaking visitors to WA, businesspeople and Australians who are interested in the Chinese-speaking world including such countries and regions as China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and other Asian countries. Published every Wednesday, this newspaper covers a wide range of topics from national and international to in-depth local news, with its emphasis on coverage of social, economic, financial developments and cultural activities. The newspaper has 12 main sections such as News (including WA local news, Chinese community news, Australian national news, news from China, world news and general news), Healthy Life, Migration and Education, Home and Realty, Finance and Investment, Social Gossip, Advertising (including general advertising and classifieds), Food Street, Tourism, Culture, Entertainment and Motoring.
Serving as a bridge linking Western Australia with the Chinese-speaking people, Australian Chinese Times is certainly the best vehicle for businesses to target the ever-expanding Chinese market in Western Australia and other parts of the world. With its website www.actimes.com.au, every corner of the world can read the newspaper by just a click, and therefore, its readership is expanding rapidly.
Australian Chinese Times is distributed locally through hotels, travel agencies, education agents, information centres, universities & colleges, news agencies, libraries, book stores, restaurants and cafes, airports, airlines, grocery stores, embassy or consulate offices, etc. Several dozens of copies are sent to the eastern states and overseas. Each issue of the newspaper is collected by Australian national and states` libraries.
Australian Chinese Times has three main products:
The newspaper: A weekly newspaper published every Wednesday, 40+ pages, with a circulation of 12,000+ copies each week.
Chinese-English Business Directory: A magazine published annually, a collection of information of businesses and organizations, with a circulation of 10,000 copies.
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