OP-ED >> Editorial

Party’s self-building decides China’s future

July 1 is an important day for China. It is the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 95th anniversary. The day also marked the return of Britain’s former colony Hong Kong 19 years ago.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/2 1:13:00

Tribunal arbitration escalates sea tensions

The tribunal’s involvement goes against the principles of the convention.
Source: Global Times | 2016/7/1 0:28:01

Istanbul tragedy highlights necessity of global anti-terror efforts

Although the world is ramping up efforts to crack down on terrorism, it can always find its place and even set up a “base” like the Islamic State.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/29 19:58:00

HK radicalism is creating antagonism

How to get rid of radicalism is now a major task for Hong Kong’s mainstream society.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/29 0:33:01

Delhi’s NSG bid upset by rules, not Beijing

India’s reaction seems to indicate that their national interests can override principles recognized by the world.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/28 0:13:01

US pressure spurs closer Sino-Russian ties

The US is unable to beat down the Chinese dragon and the Russian bear at the same time.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/27 0:23:01

Britain steps backward as EU faces decline

The UK voted to leave the EU, with the Leave supporters beating Remain by 51.9 percent to 48.1 percent. The slight victory is likely to have opened a Pandora’s box in Europe, pushing the continent into chaos.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/25 0:03:01

SCO shows vigor of geopolitical cooperation

The SCO works out its cooperation timetable according to the demands and needs of its members.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/24 0:33:01

UK walks a tightrope in Brexit poll

If the UK votes to leave, it will become an Atlantic orphan and lose its special relationship with the EU.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/23 0:38:01

Jakarta discord needs measured response from China

As the US strategically squeezes China, many Southeast Asian countries have shown delicate initiative in dealing with their China relations.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/22 0:38:01

China’s loan risks exposed by Venezuela’s domestic woes

China has seen far more benefits than losses from its comprehensive international cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/21 0:08:00

Solving Wukan case needs authority of law

Some observers in and outside China intentionally politicized the Wukan case.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/20 0:33:01

Memories, possibilities link China and Serbia

President Xi Jinping arrived in Belgrade on Friday, the first stop of his three-nation tour in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and Central Asia. Belgrade, also the former Yugoslavian capital, stirs complicated memories for the Chinese public.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/18 1:23:01

DPP jeopardizes cross-Straits exchanges

The latest cancelation shows that public communication and exchanges may face great difficulties without political trust.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/17 1:03:01

Obama shows mean side by meeting Dalai

What the Dalai Lama’s meeting with Obama has bearing on is mostly ideological rather than on international relations.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/16 0:28:01

Deluded Western media see slap in the face for Beijing

The Special China-ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting was held on Monday and Tuesday in the southern Chinese city of Yuxi, Yunnan Province. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of China-ASEAN dialogue relationship and both sides are preparing for commemorative summit. Meanwhile, the South China Sea issue remains a heated topic while the final ruling of the arbitration case over part of the waters will soon be unveiled. This has placed the meeting under spotlight.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/15 16:56:07

West traps itself by politicizing lone wolf

A bigger danger lies in whether defining a society as liberal or not indicates double-standards in identifying terrorists.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/15 0:58:01

Gun issue tests US ability to correct errors

US society may eventually wake up on the gun control issue, though no sign can be seen so far.
Source: Global Times | 2016/6/14 0:28:17