OPINION

US president makes ‘America first’ priority in early months


Trump’s first 100 days in office have displayed what the priorities of his presidency are, with articulate policy measures on the US’ foreign relations and the “America first” strategy.

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Abe's upcoming visit to Russia
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 21:33:40

Unfair education exposes India’s social rift

The education situation in India should also serve as a warning to China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 19:23:40

Japan exaggerates danger on peninsula to advance military interests

Given the country’s sluggish economy for the moment, and the ineffective Abenomics, the Japanese government is secretly hoping that a war on the peninsula could break out.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:58:40

HK looks for a boost in new economic zone

Under the Bay Area scheme, the flows of labor, capital and goods between cities in the area will be facilitated, particularly after the opening of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge, Shenzhen-Zhongshan Highway and regional inter-city high-speed rails.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:48:40

Le Pen win may prompt France's exit from international affairs

Policies based on nationalism may not take feasibility and effectiveness into consideration.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/26 18:43:40

Attending B&R forum a chance to mend China-Japan ties

Such a geopolitical point should not be made at the expense of the development of all three. Japan might have woken up to the fact by sending a heavyweight to China. Beijing is also looking forward to seeing Seoul’s participation.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 23:53:43

Besides stick, US should offer North Korea a carrot

Now Pyongyang is clear about the consequences if it continues to act recklessly. What it is uncertain about, though, is what benefit it will get if it stops nuclear and missile activities.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 23:43:40

100 days of attitude

Trump's 100-day
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 23:28:40

China’s help crucial to Myanmar’s reform

The relationship between the military and the government was the main issue facing the NLD after it assumed power.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 20:57:59

Trump cannot alienate China-Russia ties

The Sino-Russian ties have surpassed ordinary power relationship, and are consolidated based on the common cognitions on civilization, international order and people’s demands.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 20:13:39

Fractured French election echoes deep divide in politics and society

The drastic change in the French political structure amid an unfolding crisis indicates that voters have become divided, with a majority of them showing distrust toward mainstream parties and shifting their support to Le Pen or Macron.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 20:03:40

Social media in a bind over extremist content

The reality is such policies only provide a general set of standards. These standards are applied inconsistently and have even led to significant controversies that illustrate the challenges both users and moderators face when dealing with controversial content.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 19:53:39

O’Reilly scandal deals a new blow to US media’s credibility

Talk show host Bill O'Reilly was officially fired by the Fox News Channel last week amid a sea of sexual harassment allegations. His show, The O'Reilly Factor, with nearly 4 million viewers a night on average, made him one of the most popular cable news hosts in the US. But it all ended after The New York Times exposed that O'Reilly and Fox had paid over $13 million in settlements to five women who accused O'Reilly of sexually harassing them in the workplace.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/25 0:13:39