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China's tariff response shows restrained rationality US bully unable to comprehend

China does not want a trade war with the US, but it will fight to the end if Washington continues starting and resuming their tariff actions. If the US wants to return to the negotiating table, then a level of sincerity will need to reveal itself.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/4 5:47:52

Indo-Pacific strategy unpopular in ASEAN

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo began his visit to Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia with a plan to invest $113 million in the Indo-Pacific region. His goal is clearly to win Southeast Asia's support to US Indo-Pacific strategy. But what he will face is suspicion from regional countries and their polite yet cautious responses.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/3 23:13:41

Fairly gauging China, US strength gap

Opening up is a must for China, and the struggle against US hegemony during the process is also unavoidable. Patriots should never hinder Chinese society from together opposing hegemony.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/2 21:38:40

US, China to redefine bilateral ties through trade war

China must stay calm and fight this trade war like a protracted war until Washington agrees to solve bilateral trade disputes through equal negotiations and make the episode with China an example for future bilateral consultations. It is believed that China has considerable strength to keep fighting until that day comes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/1 21:53:40

Washington's investment in Indo-Pacific won't cripple Belt and Road

Chinese people are not surprised by the problems surfacing in the Belt and Road. The initiative is cooperative as well as explorative for the future. In the context of globalization, the initiative is bound to be carried forward regardless of some countries' selfish tricks and sarcastic remarks.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/31 19:18:40

Cooperation with China benefits UK strategically

China and the UK are supposed to be strategic partners committed to making the world a better place. They should join hands to safeguard the basic rules of international relations and promote world peace and prosperity in the 21st century. With huge potential, Sino-UK cooperation will drive the economic and societal development of the two countries and have bright prospects.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/30 18:53:39

Marines in AIT not leverage for Taiwan

The new AIT complex is larger and will play a more important role in a tough China strategy by the US. But there is still a difference between offending openly and not doing so.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/29 22:43:41

China-Pakistan ties, economic corridor will endure

The CPEC has a strategic significance for both countries and will bring strong impetus to Pakistan's economic development. The West speculating about Pakistan's “debt issue” is not a technical analysis but political hype, a move to drive a wedge between Beijing and Islamabad.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/27 23:08:48

Implications of EU-US trade truce for China

A series of opening-up measures announced during the 2018 Boao Forum for Asia covered all major areas. But there are indeed certain areas that China cannot realize for now. No matter how much pressure Washington puts on Beijing, it will not give in.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/26 21:48:40

Trade war causing a real impact on US economy

The Chinese people are looking beyond November. They are preparing to fight in the long run. Perhaps only with such a massive trade war can Washington rethink the value of Sino-US cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/25 21:48:40

Is US firm about confronting China on Taiwan?

Interactions between the US and Taiwan must be controlled within the limits of the Chinese mainland's tolerance.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/24 22:13:39

Washington's risky calculation of currency war

Trump is not a magician. He and his team can hardly magically change the world. To earn a more predominant status on the global arena, Americans need to work harder, instead of casting more votes and expecting Trump to grab it for them.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/23 21:38:39

Authoritative voice needed amid vaccine fear

In an era of rising living standards, the Chinese people are hoping for 100 percent safety in the use of vaccine, especially a vaccine for children, not just a guarantee with high probability.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/22 23:03:39

China can learn from Trump's respect for Russia

Yet Trump's respect toward Russia is worth mentioning. Trump is a man who values strength, and he attaches great importance to military strength, especially nuclear strength.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/20 23:23:42

Washington fumble alerts China of inverted accusations

Washington misjudged China's determination to defend its interests, and the power it can levy during a full-blown trade war, while also underestimating global reaction.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/20 5:57:50

Xi visit displays China's diplomatic philosophy

Rising out of poverty, China has developed technologies and experiences that tally with the needs of other developing countries. African cooperation with China focuses on development and solving problems as they don't have to tussle over political ideas. That's what African countries urgently need.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/19 22:43:40

EU-Japan trade deal reflects US isolation

Signing the EPA allows Japan and the EU to gain more confidence in face of the trade war by the Trump administration and should prompt Americans to wonder: Will the trade war isolate Washington?
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/18 22:43:40

'America First' worsens US-Russia relations

Trump's “America First” reinforced Americans' consciousness of the privileged and he has become a new practitioner of US hegemonism.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/17 22:23:40