OPINION

Finance trumps military power in global politics


For the audience, it was a feast of thought and dialogue which ended in laughter echoing in the room. I hope China and the US can argue while being able to laugh in the future.

Complex ties confound Indo-Pacific Strategy

If the US fails to award relevant countries with maximum profits, these countries such as India and Australia won't spare any effort to back US Indo-Pacific Strategy. However, it is a difficult task for the Trump administration, which is oriented to the “America First” policy, to mobilize other countries, as lip-service won't work.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/24 19:13:40

US interests can't dictate UN agenda

The US and a few Western countries have failed to rope in the numerous developing countries to criticize China's Xinjiang policies. The US and those Western countries have lost the war of morality and justice.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 23:08:40

Japan should avoid emulating the US

Citing informed sources, Jiji Press of Japan reported on September 18 that the Japanese government will set up at its National Security Secretariat an economic division to formulate strategic economic policies.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 22:18:40

West should not judge China with tinted glasses

China's sound development has been a sign to Westerners not to judge China through tinted spectacles. China is not secluded from the world but develops in its own way to integrate with the world and even lead the world in some fields.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 21:18:40

Saudi oil attacks worsen regional ferment

In the latest Saudi oil installation attacks, the real culprit is no longer important. What matters is how the two sides treat the “true culprit” that they have identified. For the fragile situation in the Gulf, it cannot withstand more turmoil.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 19:58:40

How Trump makes Chinese love China more

Selfishly and arbitrarily, Trump has lowered the standard of US being a leading country in the world. It signals the degradation of human civilization. This is really heartbreaking.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 19:58:40

China's development offers worthy lessons

The founding of the PRC coincided with a time when many countries were gaining independence. Not all, however, developed as impressively as China. But China has made itself a model for them and they can also look at the rising power to seek to become a part of a shared, prosperous future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 19:53:40

Celebrate National Day with confidence, joy and rationality

It is believed Chinese people will combine confidence, cheerfulness and rationality together and make this year's National Day an unforgettable one in PRC history.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 22:28:03

India should give up its contradictory China policies

Contradictory policies can solve neither domestic nor diplomatic problems. It is hoped that New Delhi will adopt effective measures, rather than relying on national sentiments, to deal with its issues and get along with China.
Source: Global Times - AFP | 2019/9/22 22:13:40

Will Justin Trudeau win Canada's federal election?

The Trudeau administration has appointed Dominic Barton, who was based in Shanghai as McKinsey's Asia chairman from 2004 to 2009 and has immense knowledge about China, as its new ambassador to China earlier in September. The nomination to some extent showed the Trudeau government's resolve to better relations with Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 21:48:40

China development model draws Africa

As China celebrates yet another landmark in its history, there are many lessons for Africa from the east.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 21:08:32

UK's attitude resembles that of a US auxiliary

Are China-UK relations still in a golden era? How will Brexit affect UK's policy toward China?
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 21:08:31

Taiwan is to blame for Kiribati's decision

The mainland will maintain long-term development and further strengthen its power. The result of the Taiwan elections is uncontrollable, but the mainland is firmly in control of the consequences and influence of Taiwan elections.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/20 18:42:31