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Namibia’s State TV Channel NBC to Broadcast 4-Part Series Produced by CCTV

TV viewers in Namibia will be able to watch a four-part documentary series produced by China’s state-run broadcaster CCTV beginning on Monday at 17:20 local time.  The show, Glamorous Namibia, will be aired on the state-owned Namibia Broadcast Corporation and is timed to coincide with the 31st anniversary of Sino-Namibian ties.

Given that NBC and CCTV are both state-run channels, it’s not clear if the Chinese embassy had to pay for the air time or if this was done free of charge as a diplomatic arrangement between the two countries. 

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