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Why Luxembourg's endorsement of BRI is big deal

While many have focused on Italy's endorsement of the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), less attention has been paid to Luxembourg, which signed an agreement with China last week ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/31 19:43:39

UK's Huawei review should not be weaponized

The European Commission has recommended that EU nations share data to handle cybersecurity risks in 5G networks but shunned US calls to ban Chinese telecom giant Huawei across the bloc. ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/28 20:34:26

Benefits will eventually bring India into BRI

Italy's endorsement of the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) hasn't had much impact on Indian officials, who have long objected to the initiative, as media reports said the South ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/27 20:03:16

Pakistan oil find may have meaning to entire region

Pakistan may soon hit the oil jackpot, and that will be good news for not only the country itself but all of South Asia as well as China and Gulf ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/26 20:28:40

Energy cooperation can be among BRI's mutual benefits

China needs to reduce its dependence on imported crude oil, which reportedly stood at nearly 70 percent in 2018, because energy security is a matter of national security.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/25 20:23:39

China open to third countries' roles in Hambantota

China is expected to adopt an open attitude toward the increasing presence of third countries in the Chinese-leased Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Investment from third countries will help the ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/24 20:25:15

China won't repeat Japan's lost years in US trade deal

As China and the US reach the final stage of negotiations over a deal that could end the trade war, some are worried that the agreement may result in lost ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/21 20:03:40

Burning Chinese goods will hurt investors' confidence in India

While anti-China sentiment is on the rise, a key question for India is how to deal with made-in-China products: burning them, or replacing them with made-in-India products? The latter is ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/20 20:43:40

Italy's plan to join BRI aims to build multiple gateways between Asia and Europe

Italy is set to sign a memorandum of understanding with China on cooperation within the framework of the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The move will have profound impact ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/19 21:28:40

Why Chinese drinkers are the greatest 'contributors' to China's stock market

Can you imagine a major stock market with a liquor brand showing the strongest growth momentum? In China, it can happen. The rising share price of China's leading liquor maker ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/18 20:03:39

Why Chinese drinkers are the greatest 'contributors' to China's stock market

Can you imagine a major stock market with a liquor brand showing the strongest growth momentum? In China, this can and does happen. The rising share price of China's leading ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/18 14:01:33

Benign rivalry can be catalyst for global aviation sector

US aviation giant Boeing Co is facing one of its toughest tests, as the second crash of a 737 Max jet in five months has raised questions about the safety ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/17 20:08:39

Is US really 'in no rush' to make a trade deal with China?

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was “in no rush” to make a trade deal with China, but we don't believe it.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/14 21:26:46

India's election cash would do more good on training

Some studies have estimated that Indian politicians may spend about $7 billion on their campaigns for the upcoming general elections, a splurge that is likely to be costlier than the ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/13 22:11:39

BRI can produce mutual prosperity for China, Europe

It seems the time has come for France and Germany to formally endorse the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/7 21:08:41

Policymakers confident in addressing risks facing China's economy

Several Western media outlets in recent days focused on China's economic slowdown amid coverage of the ongoing annual two sessions being held in Beijing. They raised concerns about various economic ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/6 21:18:41

India can't dodge Trump trade protectionism bullet

Amid speculation that senior officials from China and the US might meet later this month to end the year-long trade war between the two economies, many wondered whether US President ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/5 21:28:40

Modi faces tough choice - growth vs nationalism

It seems Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a dilemma: As he campaigns for another term in office, taking a tough stance toward Pakistan after the Pulwama terror attack is ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/4 21:03:40