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Two sessions boost dynamics, solidarity

How should the two sessions convene? There should be no simple, final answer. But the answer must be closely linked to the basic purposes of Chinese politics, the mission of China in the new era and the fundamental interests of the Chinese people.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/4 23:08:40

Trump building 21st century economic Great Wall

US President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the US will start imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum starting next week.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/2 22:38:39

US lawmakers vent anxiety via Taiwan bill

Blocking the US from passing the Taiwan Travel Act is difficult. The mainland can choose to handle cross-Straits ties in accordance with its own agenda.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/1 22:53:40

3rd Plenary Session of 19th CPC Central Committee sets new milestone for nation

Once these reforms are implemented, they will profoundly affect the institutional structure of the Party, government and military as well as their working relationships with each other.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/1 0:08:39

Solidarity cornerstone of China in new era

Solidarity is for Chinese the nation's most crucial political resource and firm support for the CPC Central Committee is the lifeline of China's long-term unity.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/27 22:47:35

Constitutional amendment responds to new era

Since the 18th CPC National Congress in 2012, Chinese society has faced serious challenges brought about by previous internal problems and tremendous changes in the outside world. The new ruling team has not just been muddling along under the leadership of General Secretary Xi Jinping. Instead, it quickly started to deepen reforms in a comprehensive and magnificent way.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/26 22:48:40

Constitutional amendment will improve CPC leadership

The constitution amendment is the punch line of legislative framework of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, and an essential constitutional insurance for China to advance. Out of rationality and faith, all Chinese people support the amendment and hope it can contribute to our well-being.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/25 18:13:40

US proves to be such a narrow-minded country

From its attitude toward Confucius Institutes, we can see just how extreme and lacking in confidence the US could become.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/24 0:13:39

Attack on China's judicial system driven by bigotry

Rule of law has been regarded by Westerners as their advantage. China, defying Western accusations, develops well and is more confident in its national path. Conservative Western elites are upset by this fact. Views differ as to which political and judicial system is better. It will be judged by the results of social development and governance eventually. China is confident in this regard.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 23:28:40

Carry forward national pride, and stay modest

While China should carry forward a sense of national pride and stand firm on safeguarding national interests, it also needs to stay modest, advocate the spirit of internationalism and sincerely push forward the construction of a community with a shared future for mankind.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 22:48:39

Williamson wags limp finger at China

China is facing a split Britain, with May and Williamson perhaps representing different diplomatic approaches to Beijing. This is typical Western diplomacy toward China. Beijing is aware and is adapting.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 22:33:41

Dual suspension on Korean Peninsula takes effect at Olympics

Washington's bellicose threats are globally unpopular. The more this approach engenders opposition, the greater the political risks for the US. Washington should consider other options than confrontation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 23:13:40

West demonizes China-Africa cooperation

Western companies have gradually lost ground in the African market, yet Western media outlets have become more vile, venting their dissatisfaction on China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 22:56:02

Will Moon accept invitation to visit North Korea?

Moon has the cards in his hand to pressure Washington into making concessions or at least lowering the intensity of joint military drills. It's certainly not easy and it could be politically risky, but only when he makes that move can there be true hope of peacefully resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/10 23:18:39

Is Sweden making 'Saving Gui Minhai' movie?

Taking Gui from his residence in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province to Beijing was not supposed to happen. The Swedish Embassy in China played a dishonorable role in the event.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/10 16:48:39

Can inter-Korean détente last after Olympics?

If Seoul is unwilling to take this bold move, then in the meantime it needs to prepare for a deteriorating situation on the peninsula.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/8 23:43:40

China's law not under thumb of West

As China's opening-up deepens, the country will see more foreigners. It would be irresponsible of Western countries if they instilled in their citizens an extraterritorial mentality. China's rule of law is not under the thumb of the West. Anyone who violates Chinese law must face the consequences.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/8 0:03:39

India must stop intervening in Malé

The Maldives' sovereignty should be respected. The political unrest should be left to the Maldivian people to address. We urge all sides in the country to exercise restraint and end the crisis at the minimum cost, striking the correct balance between legal and governmental authority.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/6 23:28:39