China: Here and Now

Published On: October 01, 2018
In the 1970s, ordinary Chinese citizens were said to have three dreams: to own a watch, a bicycle, and a radio. What are the dreams of the Chinese people today?
Published On: October 01, 2018
Can Beijing and Islamabad overcome political and security challenges to make the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor a reality?
Published On: October 01, 2018
The first episode explores an enduring historical relationship and the motivations behind Beijing's astonishing new trade initiatives.
Published On: October 01, 2018
China's investments in Egypt aim to push it towards political and social stability, with the goal of making Cairo a gateway to African markets.
Published On: October 01, 2018
China produces 90 per cent of the world's consumer electronics, but the toxic chemicals in the supply chain take a heavy toll on the young workforce.
Published On: October 01, 2018
From the perspectives of four of the country's most powerful businesswomen, this documentary explores the huge transformation taking place in China.
Published On: October 01, 2018
The New Silk Road megaproject has enormous implications for Iran, where strengthened ties to China could transform the country.
Published On: October 01, 2018
This documentary takes a revealing look at members of China's super-rich elite who have made their home in Britain or spend a lot of time there.
Published On: October 01, 2018
As China's economy slows, a national project is underway to attract labourers to smaller cities and turn millions of farmers into urban consumers
Published On: October 01, 2018
Kazakhstan, Poland, and Germany are three key locations along a new rail line between China and Europe in the massive Belt and Road Initiative.
Published On: October 01, 2018
Newly-minted private-sector investment companies are fuelling a red-hot boom in which 12,000 startups are created every day in China.
Published On: October 01, 2018
Chinese entrepreneurs are betting the e-commerce boom will spark consumption across the country, even in the tiniest villages.
Published On: September 26, 2018

China: Here and Now is a major, multi-part documentary series that examines the cultural, economic, and political implications of China's growing global influence.