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Hopes for future lie in emerging world

Today's Asia has the wisdom, capacity and courage to find a civilizational development path which surpasses Europe and surpasses war.
Source: Global Times | 2014/7/23 20:48:01

Integrity, not style, matters to journalists

I don't think this should lead to a death sentence for his style of journalism.
Source: Global Times | 2014/7/17 18:48:01

Chinese 'go east' moves stress equality

Xi's visit will undoubtedly result in more similar projects, which is also why Latin America values cooperation with China.
Source: Global Times | 2014/7/16 21:53:01

Wealth should result in smarter charity

Anyone who spends their own money on helping the neediest might hope for better.
Source: Global Times | 2014/7/3 19:18:01

Consumption patterns key to the future

Recent years have seen frequent frictions with our peripheral countries, some of which were related to what and how we consumed.
Source: Global Times | 2014/7/2 18:58:01

Falsely attributed comments are aimed at making online splash

In a world where everyone can say whatever he or she likes, it could be hard to get your voice heard, if not harder.
Source: Global Times | 2014/6/26 19:08:01

Openness can enliven New Delhi's trade

As a regional power, India's openness will bring a ripple effect to the region. It will also stimulate China to put more efforts in its own opening up.
Source: Global Times | 2014/6/25 19:03:01

Japanese win off-court victory in Brazil

In respect of image-shaping, we have to admit that throughout these years, the Japanese have been keeping the best record among Asian countries.
Source: Global Times | 2014/6/18 19:03:01

If the two powers can cooperate over these specific issues that concern third parties in this region and influence the peace and stability of the entire area, it will benefit the construction of the future regional order, and will provide a peaceful way out of the fight for future leadership.
Source: Global Times | 2014/4/23 23:33:02

Institution-building key to regional diplomacy

China can effectively dissolve the US-Japan alliance through integrating it with a multilateral mechanism of regional governance. By doing so, China will make a historical change to the way great powers rise.
Source: Global Times | 2014/4/16 22:43:01

Arms trade gives Tokyo more clout with US

Deepening strategic complementarity will further consolidate US-Japan interdependence, which will make a closer alliance.
Source: Global Times | 2014/4/9 22:38:09

New era for Asia-Latin America cooperation

South Korea sent this band because the 2015 meeting will be held in Busan, which will also be the IDB's first time in 10 years to hold the annual meeting outside Latin America. The drum music conveyed the strong signal of consolidated bonds between Asia and Latin America.
Source: Global Times | 2014/4/2 21:58:01

Dire fortunes for Chinese restaurants abroad

Even the fortune cookies may not be able to reverse the trend. But the silver lining is that by then, to nostalgic palates, they might taste better.
Source: Global Times | 2014/4/3 22:58:01

Students need taste of real world, not campus idyll

You may not get paid, but finding that you love a particular kind of work is worth a lot.
Source: Global Times | 2014/3/27 19:53:01

Panama Canal shows trade can beat fear

Trade can in no way change Beijing into Washington, but can link two nations more closely to forge a common destiny. Trade will also help the US and the West recognize that the world is able to accommodate a nation entirely different from them and that the development of such a country can encourage them to pursue greater development themselves.
Source: Global Times | 2014/3/27 0:03:01

MH370 demonstrates journalism's true value

The image of the watch repairer beckons for journalists around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2014/3/20 18:48:01

MH370 mistakes reflect stagnant politics

The essence of governance here means encouraging reasonable competition to maximize the value of talent and give boost to innovation.
Source: Global Times | 2014/3/19 19:43:01

Rescue efforts mark baby cooperation steps

Whether the two naval forces will cooperate with each other and how they will conduct such joint efforts in the South China Sea will determine the peace and stability in the region.
Source: Global Times | 2014/3/12 20:58:02