CGTN America is a channel from China Global Television Network (CGTN), an international division of the state-owned media company CCTV. It is headquartered in Beijing, China. It is one of six international language news channels that CGTN manages, and it is under the control of the Propaganda Department. CGTN America's headquarters is at 1099 New York Avenue NW, Room 200 in Washington, D.C. They manage bureaus in New York City and Washington, D.C., along with coverage across North and South America. CGTN America replaced the English-language CCTV-9 in the United States and began broadcasting on February 6, 2012.