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Print Edtion


The Global Times is distributed nationwide from Monday to Saturday via China Post service. The postal distribution code of the National Edition (32 pages) is
1-181. Retailing at 1.5 yuan per copy, two subscription options are available at 36.5 yuan per month or 438 yuan per year.

The Beijing / Shanghai Edition has 40 pages in total (National Edition plus eight pages of Metro Beijing / Metro Shanghai) and the postal distribution code is
1-176. The retail price is 2 yuan per copy with subscription prices at 39 yuan per month and 468 yuan per year.

Domestic readers can call the China Post hotline 11185 to subscribe the print issues. (Chinese language service only)

Domestic readers may also visit the Global Times subscription website (Chinese language service only) for current promotions and special products tailored for students.


National Edition

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Electronic Edition

From November 7, 2011, the electronic edition of the Global Times is also availalbe on, PressReader apps and other NewspaperDirect's networks.

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