OPINION

Chile, China scale new heights in relations


The II China-Latin America Ministerial Forum will take place January 19-22 in Santiago. It should provide a renewed impetus not just to the excellent relations between Chile and China, but also to those between China and the region as a whole.

South Korean envoy faces tough task to fix ties

Noh wants to do more, but the potential for diplomacy is limited. China welcomes Noh's arrival and his efforts to improve relations. But at the same time, China doesn't expect too much to change despite all his best efforts.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 18:48:39

Chinese learning to act like global citizens

The Belt and Road initiative has enhanced China's global influence and in turn reshaped the image of China and Chinese society. This presents a new mission. Every Chinese resident should learn to eye the globe and keep up with national development, and behave like the citizen of a global power.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 18:43:39

America first

US President Donald Trump quits agreements for America first
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 23:18:40

China, India can lead efforts to solve Rohingya crisis

Unlike the way the Western media would have it, Myanmar is not a new battleground. In fact, it is a new opportunity.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 23:15:07

US needs to respect intl opinion of Iran deal

The rivalry between the US and Iran is, in essence, one between the US and the international order.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/14 13:19:14

HK must back China national anthem law

In a political game, Hong Kong should use both hard and soft power. Isolating a few radical forces and at the same time gaining the support of mainstream society need wisdom and a clear understanding of public opinion in the city.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:48:39

19th Communist Party of China National Congress: It’s not ‘Game of Thrones’

To better understand the future direction of China and its unique multi-party cooperation system under Party leadership, we need to leave the fantasy drama on the cutting room floor and examine the wisdom, governing philosophy, strategy and plan of the largest political party in the world: the Communist Party of China. It is in this sense only that the 19th congress opens a window on the inner workings of Chinese politics.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:38:39

Kobe Steel scandal seriously damages reputation of ‘Made in Japan’

Japanese companies have won worldwide trust and recognition with their unremitting pursuit of perfection. They are now in decline for varied reasons but the abandonment of their core values must be a prime culprit.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:28:39

US needs wiser South China Sea strategy

With regard to the South China Sea, Washington needs to come up with a sensible strategy rather than letting "freedom of navigation" operations undermine trust and cooperation between the two countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:23:39

Taiwan Travel Act a dangerous trigger moment

The US House Foreign Affairs Committee on Thursday passed the Taiwan Travel Act, which attempts to remove restrictions on official travel between the US and Taiwan at all levels that have been in place for 39 years. Before the bill becomes law, it must pass the House and Senate and be signed by US President Donald Trump. Observers believe the possibility of the bill becoming law is small but cannot be totally ruled out.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/14 1:23:39

Online travel platforms need more regulation

Although China's tourist market is developing fast, complaints and poor service in the OTA sector abound. This merits close attention and should be handled in a holistic fashion, in a bid to bolster the benign development of China's tourism industry.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 23:42:57

Just a (WeChat) Moment, please!

It is time authorities brought in rules to protect personal information.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 23:42:57

Grab the bull by the horn

Catalonia's independence: grab the bull by the horn
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 23:33:39