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Trade war contradicts American spirit: philosopher


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Trade war contradicts American spirit: philosopher

Why does philosophy matter in understanding the world? How can Chinese philosophy and Chinese wisdom contribute to solving current problems?
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 22:24:32

Chinese voters make a difference in US

So far, neither the Republican Party nor the Democratic Party has paid much attention to this largely untapped political constituency. Not a surprise. Asian voters only make up 4 percent of the American electorate and 7 percent in New York. Chinese voters make up even smaller numbers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 20:48:40

Hard for Turkey to walk away from US

If extraordinary measures – Ankara is now forced to take – work, Turkish-American relations will possibly return to relative normalcy despite the existing disagreements.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 20:43:40

Mahathir's China visit boasts immense potential

As protectionism is on the rise and free trade is increasingly being relegated to the back seat, it is equally important for Malaysia and China to reaffirm their close trade ties.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 20:18:40

Belt and Road initiative in Malaysia has exemplary effect

Washington has little experience of promoting economic development in other countries. As long as China can steadily promote the BRI, there is no need to worry about economic competition with the US in the region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 20:13:40

Raising children is no child's play for Chinese families

In China, even if the restriction on birth is completely done away with, a majority of people will be reluctant to have a second or third baby.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 19:23:40

External interference won't upset Hong Kong's agenda

The FCC's invitation to Chan was a typical way of external forces' interfering in the affairs of Hong Kong and all of China, which should be condemned and disclosed. But this is just a typical conflict. We shouldn't let the ugly performance by some in the FCC upset the agenda of Hong Kong and China as a whole.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 21:58:26

Absurd to predict China may be next Turkey

China is a major country. It will face major risks but it also has great capabilities. It takes courage, confidence and resilience during the process of emergence.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 21:52:07

Dollar warfare

Donald Trump is initiating a currency war
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 21:33:41

How to deal with China's severe population problem

China is indeed undergoing a severe population crisis, yet we need not be too pessimistic. China will experience an extremely important transition in the next 10-15 years, and it is believed that the crisis will end during this period.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 19:18:40

Governance woes behind US trade war

If Trump can make more efforts at boosting the real economy instead of waging a trade war, he may get closer to “Make America Great Again.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 19:08:40

Religion-secularism row strains globalization

Religious followers are allowed to propagate religion through legal means. Secular people also have the right to promote secularism through legitimate ways. This is a challenge faced by Western civilization and globalization.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/15 18:28:40

Friendly reminder

US extracting benefits from its allies
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/14 22:48:40