NewsInTell

Intro

NewsIntell, which stands for News Intelligence, is a Chinese Media Monitoring service offered jointly by Zaobao.com and GistXL Technology.

Our monitoring service is unlike traditional media clipping services. We make use of intelligent technology in order to screen and select news articles that are relevant to your monitoring needs. Under the service, we provide comprehensive monitoring of all Chinese print news in Singapore. The service:

– AGGREGATES the news information in a digitised format ;

– IDENTIFIES the content that the user finds relevant ;

– SUMMARISES the information for quick reference;

– TRANSLATES the information;

– ARCHIVES the information for retrieval and reference

NewsIntell also provides another value-added option to clients: When chosen, the service automatically

– AUDIO-ENABLES the Chinese information for cross-modal utilisation ;

 

Our Service

NewsIntell provides 100%, 24/7 coverage of all Chinese print news published in Singapore, which includes Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao, Shin Min, and Mypaper. It processes all electronic data files directly from Lianhe Zaobao, MyPaper, Lianhe Wanbao, Shin Min Daily News to ensure that every article printed is monitored for relevance to the user.

As the Service is offered through SPH’s Chinese news portal, it is able to access daily news at the earliest time. This means that the Service can offer same morning delivery of relevant content for each news cycle to allow customers to react quickly and effectively to latest news developments.

In addition, the Service provides soft copy Chinese versions of all relevant content, something no other provider can do.

NewsIntell staff will first work with client to generate a list of keywords to define the scope of monitoring.

And, using revolutionary technology, NewsIntell will aggregate and rank all Chinese news output from the local papers based on criteria given in order of relevance.

A human editor carries out second-line validation of relevance and confirms articles for processing. Validated articles are then sent for processing (summarization).

Summaries of the top-ranked articles are then sent to the client.

Should the client require, they can also order full-article translations of the news article, and it will be delivered within the same working day, as long as the order is received before 11a.m that day.

Audio-enabled news information could also be sent should the client request.

 

Packages

There are two standard packages whereby our clients can choose from.

1) Premium package

Under the premium package, we will provide:

i) maximum 15 summaries of the most relevant articles each day, delivered by 9 a.m. Weekend news summaries are sent on Monday before 9a.m.

ii) user console, where users are provided with usernames and passwords to access the summaries and articles. Through the console they will also be provided with searchable title headers and first hundred words of all Chinese articles in the news cycle.

iii) 10 full English translations of the relevant Chinese news articles per year

iv) color-tagging of keywords in the news articles for easy identification.

v) soft copy of the relevant ZB, WB, SM, and MyPaper news articles.

vi) summaries and full-article translations are also sent via email, and ready pdf format.

2) Classic package

Under the classic package, we will provide:

i) maximum 10 summaries of the most relevant articles each day, delivered by 9 a.m. the next working day. Weekend news summaries are sent on Monday.

ii) user console, where users are provided with usernames and passwords to access the summaries and articles. Through the console they will also be provided with searchable title headers and first hundred words of all Chinese articles in the news cycle.

iii) color-tagging of keywords in the news articles for easy identification.

iv) soft copy of the relevant ZB, WB, SM, and MyPaper news articles.

For premium packages, the rate will be $3600 per month (excludes GST).

For classic packages, the rate will be $1900 per month (excludes GST).

Rate for provision of Chinese files as audio files will be an additional $600 per month. The discounted rate for same-day translation of full articles is $22 per 100 Chinese words.

Our services are also flexible enough for customisation.

 

Contacts

For enquiries on the NewsIntell service, please contact

Tel: 63191671

Email: zbfanyi@sph.com.sg