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Editorial: An uncertain road ahead for Greece and EU

More than 60 percent of Greek voters on Sunday rejected the terms of an international bailout in a referendum, signaling the country’s official rebellion against the EU. The EU is facing a painful choice.
Source: Global Times | 2015/7/6 4:24:28

Hillary Clinton takes aim at China again

Presidential candidates are unlikely to have any bearing on policy in China, but they can affect US public opinion on China.
Source: Global Times | 2015/7/6 0:03:32

Government cannot be market’s babysitter

Chinese stocks tumbled again on Friday, with the Shanghai Composite Index falling 5.77 percent to below 3,700 points. A-share stocks have plummeted nearly 30 percent in the past three weeks. Huge losses have been inflicted on many individual investors who had recently entered the market.
Source: Global Times | 2015/7/4 0:33:01

Conspiracy theories can’t explain stock falls

Not falling for conspiracy theories can help us analyze objectively why there was a stock market slump.
Source: Global Times | 2015/7/3 0:53:01

Pledging allegiance reinforces Constitution

Major divergences remain with regard to the definition of the Constitution and to dangerous violations of it.
Source: Global Times | 2015/7/2 0:43:01

Europe can reshape Sino-West relationship

With robust economic and trade cooperation, the two sides have largely stayed on good terms geopolitically.
Source: Global Times | 2015/7/1 1:03:01

Through AIIB, China can learn to lead

US allies that have joined the AIIB do not mean to flatter China, but they see the benefits will outweigh their relations with Washington.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/30 0:43:01

Does Tokyo’s attitude matter to AIIB?

Most of Tokyo’s abnormal feeling derives from its strong sense of crisis facing a rising China.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/9 0:03:08

Gay marriage ruling will leave deep legacy

There are grounds for both those who are for and against legalizing same-sex marriage in the US.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/29 0:28:01

No terrorist attack can be justified by ‘reasons behind’

Three terrorist attacks occurred on Friday in France, Tunisia and Kuwait, leaving at least 40 dead. One person was even decapitated, with his head hanging from a factory gate in France. At least two of the attacks are related to the Islamic State (IS), reports said.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/27 1:13:01

US should drop arrogance in human rights disputes

While China and the US wrapped up their annual strategic dialogue and reached 310 agreements, the two countries again clashed over human rights.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/27 1:08:03

Global attitude poll reinforces old thinking

Projecting a positive image matters to both China and the US, as they are influential major powers.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/26 0:48:01

Could China and US afford a break-up?

While it is hard to establish mutual strategic trust, it is more difficult for the two countries to break up.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/25 0:28:03

Military parade to send message of peace

The military parade will sustain the world’s attention on the history of the Asia-Pacific theater.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/24 0:38:02

Dialogue key to set future China-US course

Chinese society has a strong feeling that Washington is slipping into containing China.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/23 0:33:01

Hong Kong should turn over a new page

Hong Kong is at a crossroads. Its next step requires the wisdom and determination of Hongkongers, insights from the city’s administration, and constructive engagement between its society and the government.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/19 23:13:30

Sad moment for Hong Kong democratic process

We are concerned that a Pandora’s box is being opened in Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/18 18:36:15

Pan-democrats mustn’t veto HK’s future

The fact is that if the opposition camp vetoes the reform plan, political reform will come to a standstill.
Source: Global Times | 2015/6/18 0:18:01