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US economy exhibits more uncertainties

The US is not familiar with its current political tension, and public opinion diverges on its economic prospects. China should be firm and steady in contact with the US. For China, being flexible as well as persistent will help rationalize China-US interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 20:53:39

Why Trump withdrew troops from Syria

As long as the US doesn't provoke a real Cold War, China-US relations are destined to be highly complicated. There is a slim chance that Washington will be driven by a certain overwhelming goal in handling China affairs. We should expand instead of further shrink the space of sound China-US bilateral relations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 20:48:39

Canada will pay for its bad behavior

China's diplomatic wisdom will be tested after the Huawei case. China should neither overreact, nor be soft in counterattacking the most active countries of the “Five Eyes” intelligence alliance. Canada will pay the price if it extradites Meng to the US and helps the US harm China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/23 21:33:39

Maintaining proactive fiscal policy key to China's 2019 economic growth

China faces challenges, but they can be overcome with government officials playing a crucial role. Their enthusiasm to a large extent depends on how much encouragement they are offered. Therefore, strengthening incentive policies is as important as education and mobilization.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/22 1:09:46

US IP hacking allegations reach new depths in whimsical thinking

The US allegations against China are practically hysterical all by themselves. This latest round shows the US attack on China has become more comprehensive, which could see more of China's government agencies getting involved. Actually, it is inevitable. Therefore, instead of adhering to a low profile strategy, China must face these provocations from and do more to safeguard national interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/21 8:05:07

Tibet Act a gargantuan bluff by US

Almost all of the West's solutions to developing countries' ethnic and regional affairs failed, causing turbulence and casualties. Western countries definitely have no right to find fault with China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/20 21:53:41

China's economy not on cliff edge

Although nothing in the economic field is 100 percent certain, the predictability of the Chinese economy remains one of the highest in the world's major economies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/19 21:33:40

China to stick with reform and opening-up

There's no way back from China's modernization. China should follow the CPC's leadership and overcome the difficulties by pursuing firm reform and opening-up.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/18 21:18:40

Why reform and opening-up is the only path for China

The CPC launched its policy of reform and opening-up, and has led its people to remarkable achievements in the 40 years since.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/17 20:47:57

Be prepared for an escalation of row with Canada

In the struggle with Canada, China needs to prepare for the possibility of conflict escalation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 20:48:39

Pompeo's arrogance apparent in intervention to press China to release two Canadians

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said two Canadian citizens being kept in custody by China are unlawfully detained and they should be returned. Pompeo made the accusation on Friday during a joint press conference after the US-Canada 2+2 ministerial meeting.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/15 18:53:21

How should China adjust its industrial policy?

According to media reports, China is drafting a replacement for the “Made in China 2025” plan, with a new program promising greater access to China's markets for foreign companies and playing down China's bid to dominate manufacturing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/14 19:28:40

US' new Africa strategy shows Washington's jealousy

US national security adviser John Bolton unveiled the Trump administration's new Africa strategy on Thursday that takes aim at China and Russia. He accuses China of using "bribes, opaque agreements and the strategic use of debt to hold states in Africa captive to Beijing's wishes and demands." Bolton claimed the "predatory practices" pursued by China and Russia "inhibit opportunities for US investment; interfere with US military operations; and pose a significant threat to US national security interests."
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/14 20:57:30

China holds legitimacy in detaining two Canadians

It is conceivable that some Western media will be biased, but China's national interests are as significant as those of other countries and must be defended.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 21:18:40

Canada can end Huawei case, but will it?

The global business community has been alarmed by the executive's arrest in Canada. This has created uncertainty over international travel among corporate executives. Unconditionally freeing Meng will allay such apprehensions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 16:23:40

US, Canada risk opening Pandora's box

If the US insists on Meng's extradition, it will become an epoch-making evil in international business, tantamount to opening Pandora's box.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 21:36:57

France lacks cohesion to advance reform

The development and governance logic of China and of the West are considerably different. Countries like France have more freedom, but lack cohesion.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 19:08:40

Canada's treatment of Meng Wanzhou in violation of human rights

Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, had her bail hearing Friday in the British Columbia Supreme Court in Vancouver, Canada. The hearing was adjourned with no decision made on bail, and will resume at 1 pm on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 10:16:26