OPINION

China-LAC relations ride rising trade wave


For too long, Latin America has depended on the ups and downs of the commodity cycle. While, especially in South America, raw materials and natural resources will continue to be a critical part of its export basket, what is crucial now is to increase the investment rate, to improve productivity and to add more value to its exports. In this, it can partner with China.

China-Japan ties may start improving in 2018

It is expected that Abe can keep in mind the fundamental interests of both countries and people, remain committed to peace, friendliness and cooperation in bilateral relations, and continue improving Sino-Japanese ties.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 18:53:39

Future hurdles in Beijing-Washington relations can't be underestimated

China needs to resort to discourse and properly deal with the Western countries' finger pointing over Beijing's politics, economy and diplomacy. The most vital part is making our views clear and using specific policies to support and advocate our beliefs, like a community with a shared future and a new type of international relations.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 18:53:39

China-Australia ties navigate choppy waters

When people are talking about international rules and principles, no one can deny that China has become an important supporter of the principle of free trade and open international system. In fact, China and Australia have more common ground and more objectives to achieve. And Canberra, as an ally of the US and an important trade partner of China, should be a bridge between the two countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 18:28:39

West's accusations of Chinese interference laughable

Western countries tend to influence the values of non-Western countries. They are habitually trying to interfere in China's values, but their ability to do so has fallen short of their wishes with China's rise.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 16:38:39

Japan's fake "hotline" story reveals deeper motives

The entire world is aware of the powder keg that has come to represent the Korean Peninsula situation. Seizing upon opportunities that help bring peace and calm to the region is at the very least humanitarian.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/27 7:13:30

Mao's legacies gain more respect over time

We are now still enjoying many of Mao's political legacies. Drawing lessons from his mistakes also helps us remain vigilant against following the same old unfortunate road of false logic. Paying tribute to Mao is the common feeling of Chinese people and the sentiment will strengthen to transcend time and space.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 22:43:39

UN taking sides could worsen Rohingya crisis

At the current stage, the UN should support and help the Myanmar government to find a solution first, instead of blaming or shifting all the responsibilities to Myanmar.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 22:38:39

Updated operating system

Apple admitted it's slowing down certain iPhones.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 22:33:40

Safety lesson: always have way of escape

In Alaska's gold rush, it was OK to take food from a cabin if you were in need, but if you did not soon restock the cabin you were stealing a way of escape, and that was treated as murder. Robbing anyone of a way of escape is not heroic. It is murder!
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 18:43:39

Where are China-India ties headed in 2018?

China and India have huge potential of cooperation in these areas. 2017 is the worst year for China-India relations. But if India would like to meet China halfway and make concerted effort, 2018 will probably become the best year for their bilateral ties.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 18:23:40

US security strategy report reignites rivalry among major powers

The consolidation of power and rising competition between major powers both reflect de-globalization. The world faces a critical moment as the current world order dissolves and restructures, during which conflicts between major powers are most fierce. Of this, China should have full consideration.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 18:23:39

Clear definition of corruption can help in waging war against scourge

Corruption concerns the credibility of all parties and anti-corruption endeavors are an important part of constructing a wonderful world in which all parties should strengthen communications and join hands.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/26 18:18:39

Artificially inflated

There is an AI bubble at present.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/25 23:38:39