OPINION

China’s sunset industries ripe for India


The Modi government has decided to put in place an open policy in 25 sectors including textile, biochemistry, iron and steel, as well as petroleum. But this, however, is far from enough. It needs to adopt more preferential policies toward the Chinese manufacturing industry.

Institutions can’t be allowed to freeze women out

There are probably a thousand reasons why a divorced couple might decide to return to each other. But Harbin just added another one; local authorities in this capital city of Northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province just issued a new policy
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 23:58:01

No natives allowed

A Chinese clothing store in Beijing has raised an uproar lately after putting a warning on its front door saying “No Chinese allowed.”
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 23:53:02

Willful rich test limits of social tolerance

Chinese cyber space has been seeing a new saying these days, “wealthy people are willful.”
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 23:53:01

Market a new tool to manage megacities

Beijing is building one of the world’s most sizeable underground rail networks, making low ticket prices outdated.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 0:13:02

Grass-roots writers deserve respect from orthodox elites

Hua is less educated than China’s intellectual elites, but he also has different life experiences than they do.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 0:13:02

Ebola on the run?

A new Ebola vaccine seems promising
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 0:13:01

Voice raising concerns over a new tough anti-terror law unveiled by the UK

This law targets the Muslim community.... Just because one part of the community is criminal, it doesn’t make the whole community criminal
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 0:08:21

Voice predicting the future of China’s real estate industry

Chinese real estate will continue developing for at least ten years. There is no way house prices in Beijing will fall
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-28 0:08:01

GMO panic needs voices from professionals, not abuse on Internet

He argues that this group of people represents the silent majority and will make a real difference to shifting public opinion
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 20:13:01

Afghanistan a bridge for Asian cooperation

Afghanistan has ambitious plans for becoming a true land bridge in Asia that works well with similar projects proposed by Chinese and Indian leaders.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 20:08:04

Hagel scapegoat for Obama’s dysfunctional security policy following elections

Being defense secretary is no easy job given its weight and sophisticated political skills as well as personal capability required.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 20:08:01

Pop culture ties bind China and South Korea

The vibrant cultural exchanges should be considered as evidence as to how close the two countries have become, rather than just on economic terms
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 20:03:01

China’s helping hand to Fiji paradigm of big-small nation cooperation

It is advisable that any country or region that wants to contribute to the prosperity of the South Pacific could see the region as a stage for cooperation, instead of a battlefield for diplomatic competition.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-27 19:58:04