SINGAPORE, Jan 29, 2017 –GT Robot, a Singapore-based innovative technological firm that specializes in creative robotic solutions under GT Group of Companies was invited to debut its latest innovation, GT Wonder Boy, a SMART companion for the young and old with human-like functions paired with adaptive emotional intelligence at China’s most watched CCTV Spring Festival Gala 2017 Programme.


Incorporating advanced robotics technology, GT Wonder Boy is an intelligent multilingual social bot that has obtained eight patents. It can engage in seamless two-way conversations with its user. Designed to suit the hectic pace and trendy lifestyle of people today, it is equipped to support main functions of a smartphone including e-wallet, e-map, virtual credit clearance, customer service, video conferencing, Internet calls, translation of up to 13 languages, order management and an extensive search option of over 80 million merchants worldwide.

CCTV Spring Festival Gala 2017 Programme- “One People, One Dream” was held in China National Convention Center in Beijing. The event was co-sponsored by China International Education Television, China Network Culture Communication Research Association, CCTV- Old Stories Channel, China Youth and Children Culture and Arts Foundation, Chinese Role Model Council and other reputable overseas organizations.


The three-day event kick-started with a gala dinner on 7th January where our GT Ambassador, Emiliano Cyrus and Executive Director of GT Group, Ms. Gracemaple Kwok who were seated amongst distinguished VIP guests were ushered on stage to be the prize presenters for the Lucky draw segment. The night ended with Emiliano picking out a handful of lucky draw winners who were ecstatic to receive their prizes from him.


There was a state banquet lunch the next day that was held at the Great Hall of the People, a state building used for legislative and ceremonial activities by the People’s Republic of China government and the ruling Communist Party of China.

Ms Gracemaple facilitated a short successful networking session amongst VIP guests to introduce GT Wonder Boy and how it can help transform their daily lives.



Guests were being ushered to China National Convention Center to enjoy a night of spectacular visual extravaganza. Ms Gracemaple graced the red carpet with poise and elegance alongside with Emiliano.

GT Wonder Boy being the only exclusive robot performance, amongst performances such as opera, choir, dance and traditional Chinese instrumental, marked technological advancement at its peak. The GT Wonder Boy was engaged in a display of synchronised robotic dance to “gong xi, gong xi” song alongside its robot legion and kids on stage. With this year’s main programme highlight being “language category”, GT Wonder Boy also possessed the ability of digital scroll recognition functionality where it translated Chinese New Year greeting in 3 languages that were randomly picked out from an array of 9 greetings from various countries in different languages which included English, Italian, Spanish, French, Malay, Korean, German, Chinese and Japanese, causing everyone to be astounded by its advancement.

Ms Gracemaple received multiple awards on behalf of Dr Paul Zhang, CEO & Chairman of GT Group on his appointment as the “World Top Ten Chinese Role Model” and “Global Chinese Business Pioneer”. He was also appointed as the Executive Vice President of CCTV’s organising committee in line with his impeccable contributions and profound impact to society.




GT Wonder Boy is an amalgamation of wisdom and passion. Preloaded with GT Dollar functionalities, an online market place that that helps users transition into a smarter world with cashless and convenient transactions to bring about higher-quality lifestyle. This robot sure is the future of a revolutionary e-commerce solution aimed to improve the lives of many through smart solutions.


Everyone was rushing to take a picture with GT Wonder Boy who stole the show. Even celebrity host, Tu Jing Wei was fascinated by GT Wonder Boy and decided to take a selfie with it, calling it an incredible innovation of science.

It was a night of fun filled laughter, scrumptious food and an opportunity to form new friendships for all present. This CCTV Spring Festival Gala 2017 programme will be aired on CCTV-Old Stories from 29 Jan to 4 Feb 2017.