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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

China requires increase in annual defense budget

Although China's economic growth is slowing down, ordinary Chinese people hope the country can announce a steady increase in its defense budget during the annual plenary session of the National ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/3 20:13:39

Boeing deal in Vietnam shows value of engagement

Given the US and North Korea failed to reach an agreement in Hanoi over the issue of denuclearization, Vietnam's promise to buy 110 aircraft from US plane producer Boeing Co ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 21:35:48

NK delegations need go global for economic takeoff

Many hope that North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will see Vietnam's economic experience as a model for his own country's development. But merely copying Vietnam's economic development is far from ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/27 21:38:40

BRI can be platform to ease India-Pakistan strains

The deadly terror attack in Pulwama is expected to be an unavoidable topic in a trilateral meeting among the foreign ministers of China, Russia and India, which is scheduled to ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/26 21:38:40

Nepal gauges interests in choosing China rail norm

Nepal will use Chinese gauge standards for a planned nationwide rail network, the Nikkei Asian Review reported. It is easy to understand the disappointment in India, which failed to persuade ...
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/25 21:44:09