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Self-segregation can reinforce prejudice

It is understandable that people like to be surrounded by others like them. Sometimes minorities can even benefit from that.
Source: Global Times | 2014/9/4 18:48:01

More Sino-US cooperation benefits all

If China and the US can find common ground and can join hands in solving thorny global and regional issues, it will ease doubt between the two and reduce confrontation.
Source: Global Times | 2014/9/3 20:08:01

Surveillance spoils military engagement

China cannot stop US reconnaissance, but can take countermeasures. If the US is sincere about building up a major power relationship with China, it should adopt a more restrained manner.
Source: Global Times | 2014/8/27 19:43:01

Nouveau riche take up bloody 'sport of kings'

Downton Abbey, a British TV show that is an outrageous hit in China, has a new credit for prompting wealthy Chinese fans to try traditional British upper-class sports such as hunting.
Source: Global Times | 2014/8/16 0:28:01

Sino-US tensions deeply lie in their different core interests

So far the US hasn't found a way to deal with a China with increasing power but a different political system, nor could it appeal to past experience and theories.
Source: Global Times | 2014/8/14 0:38:02

Spy paranoia threatens across Pacific

Beckel's delusion is clearly related to the escalating conflict between China and the US in cyberspace.
Source: Global Times | 2014/7/24 18:33:01

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