I got exactly the same message in the mail yesterday. Last Sunday I asked them if there would be additional transmissions on other frequencies.
I have a problem with the DReaM V 2.1.1 - I am not able to register the faad... dll under Windows 10 pro. Instead I used the V 1.6.1, but this one won't accept the Kanji characters in the .txt file. But the reception was not too bad last night.
Voice Of China logged for 146 minutes from 1030-1257 UTC. Max.21,99 dB SNR and 27,69% decoded audio.