OPINION

Hong Kong protest takes a twisted turn


The cost brought by Occupy Central may not be enough for Hong Kong to collectively reflect upon itself and reach a consensus.

China’s diverse assistance to Africa produces real results on the ground

Multiple rounds of pragmatic assistance have been sent to the Ebola-stricken areas.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-23 18:38:02

Corpse-snatching case shows need for sensitivity

Quotas cause plenty of problems in China. There’s been a host of cases where people have adopted dubious or outright illegal methods to fill everything from crime-solving quotas to birth quotas.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-21 23:53:01

The high costs of ‘iron rice bowls’

In the last two years, a woman surnamed Sun has given over 2.06 million yuan ($336,000), to her acquaintance, a man surnamed Yao, as he persuaded her that he could help her son secure a bianzhi job (a fixed government position with a guaranteed post for life).
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-21 23:48:02

Leak of internal Party file against the law

Former journalist Gao Yu was on trial Friday in Beijing for “providing state secrets to an overseas organization.” Western media and human rights organizations pointed their fingers at the Chinese authorities.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-21 23:48:01

Debate over left and right outdated

The attitude of some Chinese toward the “leftist” trend shares a similarity with the West’s negative view toward China.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 23:33:01

Widodo fuels anger

Indonesia rally on fuel price
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 23:28:01

Internet localization an inevitable outcome

As Chinese Internet giants gradually break the Western technological monopoly, it’s only a matter of time before the business value of the Chinese Internet ranks No.1 in the world.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 23:08:01

Voice on China’s online business

Those who say goods on Taobao are fake should have never bought online. If you want to buy a Rolex watch for 25 yuan ($4), it shows you are too greedy.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 23:03:02

Voice on the Japanese recession

It’s not like some isolated economy. Having a strong and vibrant Japan is important for everybody.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 23:03:02

Ascending powers need moral responsibility as well as economic strength

Currently, China has already achieved results in economic ascendance.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 18:28:01

Modi takes multi-layered approach in Oz

Modi drew attention to all this during his visit.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 18:23:01

Cold War posturing does little for US at G20

There are a few lone voices in each party in opposition, but so far they lack legislative impact.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 17:53:01

China outdoing West in wide-ranging support for Ebola-struck nations

China’s assistance covers a host of countries, not only Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the three West African countries in which Ebola is most rampant, but also their 10 neighboring countries.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-20 17:48:01