OPINION

Ebola crisis causing storms in Washington as response questioned


The White House in downplaying the crisis issued misleading statements about the transmission of Ebola, some medical professionals say.

Blue skies are not just for APEC days

Beijing was again shrouded in heavy smog on Friday, which hit “serious pollution” level, just one level short of the worst. It is at least the fourth round of polluted air days in October. The surrounding areas in Hebei Province are no better.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-1 0:18:01

Employers' search for high and mighty misguided

In the latest issue of The Economist magazine, a story titled “The rise of China” talks about Chinese employers’ obsession with height. It cited an interesting report early this year by Dalian Evening News, saying that two security guards in Dalian found they were paid differently for the same job.
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-1 0:18:01

Working? That’s for the commoners

Why do we go to school? We are taught that memorizing facts and figures will help us get a decent job so that we can feed ourselves. But when one is born with a silver spoon in his mouth, does he still have to go to school?
Source: Global Times | 2014-11-1 0:13:01

End of QE, not of US financial supremacy

These capabilities are more than enough to maintain the US as a global superpower when it is at the center of a global crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 23:48:02

Voice on news of relatives of some Shanghai officials

They are going to get what’s coming to them.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 23:18:02

CPC governance poses no contradiction to rule of law

Inciting society to go against the CPC has been the major task of the West’s propaganda against China.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 23:13:01

Launch backfires

US rocket explosion
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 22:33:01

Voice that the Ebola virus will not become a healthcare crisis in the US

It’s important to separate the effect Hollywood has on our culture with reality.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 21:53:01

Beijing-Seoul cooperation vital for region

In a recent roundtable forum held by the Global Times and the Chosun Ilbo in Seoul, experts from the two countries shared their thoughts.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 19:18:01

APEC stands at historical starting point

China stands ready to properly handle disputes over territory and maritime rights and interests that are left over from history through peaceful consultations on the basis of respecting historical facts and in accordance with international law and norms governing international relations.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 19:13:01

Ebola crisis causing storms in Washington as response questioned

The White House in downplaying the crisis issued misleading statements about the transmission of Ebola, some medical professionals say.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 19:13:01

English names walk fine line between cultural and personal concerns

It is not difficult to explain why English names emerged and spread quickly in China.
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 19:08:01

Rule of law and single-party state can coexist, says scholars

As Yu writes in the foreword, “being a human being needs a bottom line, so does running a state. Justice and the rule of law are the bottom line for a modern state.”
Source: Global Times | 2014-10-30 18:43:01