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US needs to stop strangling Huawei and its advanced 5G

Ever since we entered the new century, mankind has benefited greatly from the internet and broadband. Sea changes are taking place in the way of our jobs, our learning, our interaction and our entertainment, thanks to the speed of invincible but ubiquitous internet linkages powered by the previous 2G and 3G, now 4G, and the impending and much faster 5G.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/24 21:47:05

Trade trends show China should take the opportunity to diversify its market

The China-US trade row has been drawing a lot of attention. A detailed review of the bilateral trade situation between China and the US from January through April is a good reference for the future trend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/23 22:40:37

Chinese economy sets sail for a long, confident journey toward prosperity

The quarterly and annual reports of listed firms in the financial sector are like mirrors reflecting the actual performance of the sector as well as changes in financial services and macroeconomic moves.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/22 21:45:18

US blockade of Huawei could be watershed for Chinese chipmakers' self-reliance

The US Commerce Department announced last week that it is adding Huawei Technologies Co and its affiliates to the so-called "Entity List," blocking the telecom giant from buying parts and components from US companies without a license.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/21 21:18:36

How to transform China's rare-earth resources into strategic advantages

Rare-earth minerals are key elements required for many functional materials in modern high-tech fields, earning them the nickname "Vitamins of Modern Industry." The rare-earth sector is a hot industry in China, which has become a focus of public opinion amid tensions between China and other developed countries like the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/20 21:38:40

China's trade calculations outweigh Washington short-term isolationist strategy

The US has imposed an additional 25-percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese products. Adding to this, the US has tried to blame China for not reaching a deal, all of which is entirely groundless. On the contrary, three situations were unexpected on the US side.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/19 21:33:40

As long as it continues with reforms, China's capital market will see spring

Yi Huiman, chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), said during a recent event that the commission will attract more high-quality companies to go public and will explore ways to delist “zombie” and “empty-shell” companies.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/16 22:14:41

Risks are concealed in the shadows of US' seemingly robust economic data

However, considering US economic cycles, the "recovery plus growth" that has sustained for nearly 10 years is bound to be approaching a turning point.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/15 21:54:58

As the Chinese economy improves, why are some skeptics so pessimistic?

The Chinese economic data generally point to a better situation in both domestic and overseas terms.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/14 21:17:17

With few weapons to fight an economic slowdown, the US faces dilemma

Current US administration actions on trade make it important to carry out a calm objective comparison of the economic situation of China and the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/13 21:18:40

Chinese car manufacturers should explore overseas market in BRI countries

The automobile industry has become one of the fastest-growing industries in China since reform and opening-up, with annual auto production and sales each totaling around 28 million units, ranking first among countries for 10 consecutive years as of 2018. Chinese car brands have seen a remarkable rise, with their sales accounting for more than 40 percent of China's total car sales. Yet, Chinese car brands have so far failed to achieve a high degree of internationalization, with limited overseas investment and cooperation. Meanwhile, China's auto exports, including products of joint ventures, number just around one million per year. It can be said that Chinese car brands already have the strength and potential to "go global," which haven't been fully realized yet.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/9 21:38:40

Housing regulations necessary for stable economic growth, people's well-being

China's latest real estate policy will help move the sector in the right direction. Aimed at regulating housing prices, the country will advance the real economy and increase household income.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/8 20:43:40

For the good of the world, US, China need to come back to the negotiating table

The US is now known for scrapping multilateral agreements, breaking pledges and using blatant threatening tactics whenever it wants to extract the most concessions from other countries before finally agreeing to put ink on a deal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/7 21:33:40

Belt and Road brings new changes to global governance

A recent study by a British think tank reveals that those who have migrated from one developing country to another have become the largest category among immigrants - a stark contrast from the picture of immigration decades ago.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/5 21:26:55

Governments, central banks and companies must cooperate if new financial crisis hits

A new global economic crisis might be on the horizon. Global growth remains very soft and the world's largest companies are revising their growth figures and holding back on investments.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/29 21:01:02

Why US neo-conservatives are trying to block Europe from BRI benefits

This is an important year for Europe as economic slowdown is likely - the IMF projects EU growth will fall to 1.6 percent in 2019. Regarding major external influences that can improve or worsen this situation, the US will also slow as the IMF projects a decline in growth from 2.9 to 2.3 percent, while China's growth is expected to be far higher at 6.0-6.5 percent.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/27 14:14:15

Belt and Road projects aim to avoid new debt risks for developing countries

According to media reports, encouragement of sustainable financing is one of the bright spots in the draft communiqué for the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, a gesture meant to respond to accusations by some Western countries about the so-called "debt trap." While the construction of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has achieved remarkable results in recent years, some Westerners never tire of smearing it by accusing BRI projects of creating debt traps for developing countries, which is nothing but a groundless attack.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/25 20:33:41

China to carefully handle complications among EU countries to push forward BRI projects

Road and infrastructure connectivity is a crucial topic for the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and China-Central Eastern European Countries (CEEC) cooperation. Moreover, it is a major component of the China-EU Connectivity Platform and China-EU 2020 Strategic Agenda for Cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 19:58:41