OPINION

Myanmar public should be won over to understanding of China’s helpful role


The illegal trading, smuggling and human trafficking in the border areas of China and Myanmar have caused many problems. Although some happened in Myanmar-administered regions, China still has to help Myanmar solve the problems and make sure that the Myanmar public is well aware of China’s efforts.

Loggers’ release not victory of diplomacy

Although they have been released, the profound lesson should not be forgotten or written off.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-31 0:23:01

Radical students overshadow Hong Kong’s future

Hong Kong’s future is determined by these students. They should know that their “independent thinking” does not always mean they have the correct answer. From the recent behavior of these students, Hong Kong’s future is in jeopardy. Hong Kong has lost its attraction for mainlanders in many aspects, such as education. They do not want to run the risk of sending good children to a Hong Kong university only to get back a bunch of political hooligans.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-31 0:18:02

Sink city

Washington D.C. could sink 6 inches over next 100 years
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-31 0:18:01

Myanmar public should be won over to understanding of China’s helpful role

The illegal trading, smuggling and human trafficking in the border areas of China and Myanmar have caused many problems. Although some happened in Myanmar-administered regions, China still has to help Myanmar solve the problems and make sure that the Myanmar public is well aware of China’s efforts.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-31 0:13:01

Putin visit unlikely to close rift with Tokyo

There are many structural barriers between Russia and Japan. Even if the relationship between the two sides may see detente, it will not greatly improve. It is reasonable to be alert of the potential danger of the closer Russia-Japan ties on China, but it is not necessary to be too worried about it.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-31 0:13:01

Republicans united in condemnation of breakthrough Iran nuclear deal

Indeed, it was no easy task for Washington to get Western countries to agree to sanctions that would prevent Iran from selling oil to Europe, and convincing them to do so again would be an uphill battle if they could be convinced at all, analysts said.
Source: Xinhua | 2015-7-31 0:08:01

Sino-Russian ties broaden constructive goals

It is not important which, China or Russia, leads the situation at any time, because both can assume the role as necessary. The strategic framework of bilateral ties determines that cooperation between the two far exceeds competition. The increasing frequent cooperation will ease potential frictions and keep away conflicts.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-31 0:03:31

Trophy hunting’s cruelty leaves endangered animals at risk from dumb tourists

Cecil’s loss stung because he was famous, but thousands of nameless animals fall victim to the practice every year. Trophy hunting has already played a part in wiping out many large mammal species, including the white rhino. If left unchecked, this peculiar desire to kill beautiful creatures could help contribute to the loss of more species.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-30 23:58:02

Sister Feng or Trump, we love the crazy

People seem to have been taking any opportunity to slap down suffocating political correctness and replace it with straight talking. Even if that straight talking is crazy.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-30 23:58:02

Sino-Turkish ties can overcome conflicts

There is solid ground for the two sides to overcome conflicts and promote strategic cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-30 0:48:40

Host country has right to regulate ‘undesirable’ NGOs

The measures that countries like China, India and Russia have taken to regulate foreign NGOs aim to let these organizations play their role while minimizing their negative influence. This is a reasonable move that allows no interference from the West.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-30 0:48:39

Mouse money trap

Disneyland Paris is accused of overcharging foreign visitors.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-30 0:48:01

Dodgy business hampers belt, road program

It is time for China to regulate the wave of business going over its borders. The government should offer proper management and guidance to these companies that are eager to have access to the international market. This should be an indispensable part of the “One Belt, One Road” initiative.
Source: Global Times | 2015-7-29 23:53:02