WCRW – AM 1190, WASHINGTON broadcasts China Radio International’s English-language broadcasting platform. The programming provides global audiences with news, reports and feature programs with a distinctive Chinese flavor and an international perspective. Since August 1992, New World Radio Group, the owner of WCRW, has broadcast China Radio International (“CRI”) in Washington.
In early 2012, New World expanded the local program availability of CRI and now covers the Washington Metro Area with a 50,000-watt signal on WCRW. The programming gives Washington listeners insight to the cultural differences and similarities and opens a window on China to view our shared experiences.
The Washington, DC market is the 8th largest in America with a population of over 4-million.