OPINION

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.”

Will Sino-US relations get better if GOP loses midterms?

The China-US relationship is the most important bilateral relationship for China. Chinese should properly handle it.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/8 22:23:40

Misuse of religion hides bright side

Any idea that associates religion with humanity or with political, social and economic development will only end up using it to achieve its ends. Religion is not necessarily a good thing for humanity. But instrumentalized religion is certainly bad.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/8 20:43:41

Post-Brexit UK may lose its charm as business destination for China

A lot will depend on the kind of Brexit. Let's hope that if Brexit cannot be avoided, at least the best possible deal for all the parties involved is reached.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/8 20:43:40

What other countries can learn from reform and opening-up

China's reform and opening-up policy required firm attitude from both the leadership and the people, constant improvement in the process, a fine balance between development and environment, as well as interactions with the rest of the world to arrive at its present pinnacle, and would hopefully provide useful lessons for all.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/8 20:33:40

Street vendors economy unsustainable

Emerging Asian economies are key areas of the Belt and Road initiative that China is pushing forward. Achievements in these areas will enhance the attractiveness of the Belt and Road platform.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/8 20:23:40

Two's company

Many Chinese people lack money for a second child
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 22:58:39

Russian newspaper aids Western propaganda efforts

The Russian media is welcome to discuss those problems with China, instead of badmouthing it like VOA.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 22:53:39

Iran sanctions end era of peace talk in Middle East

How far an isolated Iran can be pushed is a barometer of international politics. In this century, there are more signs of confrontation in the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 22:51:00

Religion needs to be governed by law

It's hoped the national legislative authorities can expedite introducing the rule of law in the field of religion and ensure the healthy development of this social institution.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 20:23:39

US stirring trouble in SE Asia with security investment

Washington may be consumed by extreme mania caused due to strategic anxiety about China and it can only find the right cure in its own medicine chest.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 20:08:40

Indo-Pacific strategy more a geopolitical military alliance

Most Indo-Pacific developing countries, including India, currently cannot meet the standards in terms of market access, environment, labor and intellectual property rights. In such circumstances, the US can work with developed economies in the region, such as Japan, Australia and Singapore, toward the goal.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/7 20:08:39

China naysayers will be proved wrong

Anyone who makes wrong judgments and acts accordingly in this regard will pay the respective price.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/6 23:08:39

Is China catching up with a faltering US?

China is growing fast in hard power, but lags in soft power. Correctly understanding US national strength is of great importance in keeping Sino-US relations stable.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/6 23:03:39