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Market size decides China's trade advantage

China being the largest consumer market worldwide will profoundly change the global economic landscape and influence international politics. Launching a trade war against China involves high risks.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/26 22:33:39

China won't cave in to Trump's trade bluster

If the US wants to force China to give in, it should do it to its allies instead. A strong China only wants to be an equal partner, not a vassal.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/25 23:18:39

China is ready for both a trade war and talks

Chinese Vice Premier Liu He had a phone conversation with US Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin Saturday morning. The talks generated much attention at the time when Washington moved to slap high tariffs on $50 billion worth of products from China, and Beijing had decided to strike back with retaliatory measures.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/24 17:54:02

Trump's China plan has ulterior motives

The US will learn a lesson once Trump's trade war with China ends in failure, which will for a long time deter the US from starting another trade war with China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/23 23:03:40

China readies as Trump's trade war plan spells failure

Washington should dismiss the idea that China will concede in this trade war because it will find no white flags to mark China's surrender. Instead, Washington will charge blindly into a bullfighter's red cape.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/23 7:27:02

Facebook fiasco raises issue of data safety

While the Facebook scandal is regarded by traditional media as a laughing stock, the internet is no joke. With huge loopholes and uncertainties, the internet will continue to change the world and people's understanding.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 23:57:17

Taiwan Travel Act to meet countermeasures

We must strike back against Washington's implementation of the Taiwan Travel Act. First, Beijing should not invite senior officials of the US Department of State and Defense who visit Taiwan, to the mainland during their terms.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/21 22:23:40

How subsidized US soybeans hurt Chinese farmers

Strong restrictive measures need to be taken against the massive subsidies and dumping of soybeans by some countries on China. This can reduce the adverse effects of imported soybeans on the Chinese market and provide a fair and sound environment for the sustainable development of the Chinese soybean industry.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 23:23:40

Xi voices determination, ambition of CPC

Under CPC leadership, China has realized its aspirations that have been held for over a century. We are confident that China can realize its goals of the new era under the leadership of the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi at the core.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 21:53:39

Western sanctions boost support for Putin

Putin represents the country's national interest. The support he won reflects the support Russian people have for their national interest.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/19 22:48:39

Nothing should come between China and North Korea

The nature of the Beijing-Pyongyang relationship is utterly different from the Washington-Seoul alliance, which is comprehensively determined by the US and its troops in South Korea.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/18 22:53:40

West hopes to hurt, intimidate Russia

Some Western elite wish to drain Putin's votes or undermine his authority via a new round of sanctions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 23:33:39

Trump-Kim summit possibility hinges on location

How the Trump-Kim meeting goes down could be an enormous challenge for Pyongyang. The process by which North Korea returns to the international community will be an arduous and treacherous journey.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 9:40:43

Bland Western media losing sway in China

Many Chinese worshiped everything about the West, especially Western media. But as they now view the West on an equal footing, the charm of the Western media fades rapidly.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 22:53:41

China must be ready for looming trade war

China has to brace for trade wars both in strategy and mentality. Beijing needs to give Washington head-on blows in a similar manner and must not be soft.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 22:48:41

Tillerson's exit should not leave Washington hawkish

As the Sino-US relationship is of enormous significance to the US, past administrations have approached bilateral issues with caution, and respected unswervingly norms established over the years. Building consensus has consistently proven to be more beneficial for America than acting impulsively.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 8:12:53

Government reshuffle responds to public demand

Institutional restructuring has given a brand new look to the Party and government. This marks China's march on a new journey in a new era and is a solemn commitment of the Party and government to serve the people.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/13 23:08:40

Hong Kong sees changing political winds with LegCo by-election

The radicals that had intended to attract more support by appearing pathetic were frustrated by the by-election. They must have seen the unfavorable tendency.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/12 22:43:40