OPINION

US immigration policy just a political tool


Under the pressure of the upcoming presidential elections, the room is squeezed for both parties to concede and the protracted war on immigration policies will be the new normal in US domestic politics.

Rioters in Hong Kong can't hijack city's future

The extradition bill has been announced "dead" by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government. All the slogans the rioters are using about the bill are just excuse. They are lying and inciting extremity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 20:26:11

Time for dialogue to manage new risks to nuclear stability

Unfortunately, if history is a guide, it may take a near-death crisis before the major powers reverse the logic of all-out competition, accept the reality of mutual vulnerability and find ways to manage it. One Cuban Missile Crisis was more than enough. The world may not be so lucky next time.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 20:21:30

US Indo-Pacific Strategy will lead to chaos

As a US ally, Australia is considered a key regional player to contain China. But over the years, it has to some extent depended on and benefited from China's development. Washington's attempts to contain Beijing will eventually divide the region, and Canberra can by no means be immune to the impact.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 20:00:42

Negative stereotypes fuel US gun rampages

In this new situation, the department of public security may make fatal mistakes by clinging to the old thinking mode. Nonetheless, in the highly networked era, any careless omission can lead to a butterfly effect.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 19:47:26

New US tariffs cannot Trump China

The president claims that the tariffs are bringing in lots of money, but none of this is going into the pockets of ordinary Americans, who will in fact pay more for everything they purchase.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 19:43:40

China and ASEAN coming closer on South China Sea controversy

Optimism can be anticipated when it comes to negotiations between China and ASEAN over the South China Sea issue. The two sides have reached a strategic consensus to standardize the international order and bilateral relations in the waters.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 19:38:40

Currency manipulator label merely US bluff and bluster

Every time the US repudiated trade talks, the trade war escalated. Now a vicious circle has formed. But China has two things that the US lacks.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 17:12:07

China won't play victim role amid US tariff hikes

Although not aggressive, China will stand firm as a nail on their position. The US, now more than ever, should reassess its China strategy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 7:55:17

Peter Navarro: trade adviser or political agitator?

It seems Navarro didn't offer the president a technical solution to solving China-US differences. He behaves more like a political agitator. The two sides have gone through 12 rounds of trade talks through which negotiating teams work hard to find common ground.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 22:52:36

Heavy load

India purchased a great number of missiles from Russia.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 19:53:41

How South Korea can deal with a debilitating Japanese ban on semiconductor exports

China can learn the lessons from the trade row between Japan and South Korea. An ideal strategy is to develop both upstream and downstream technologies. When it comes to supplies, one should not put all eggs in one basket and try to maintain more suppliers rather than one.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 19:46:16

Chips are down for South Korea-Japan ties

With the rise of nationalist sentiment in both countries, the trade dispute will inevitably spread to military and other domains. The stability of the US-Japan-South Korea alliance may be impacted.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 19:43:42

White nationalism feeds off failed globalization adaptation

Can Western countries work out a solution to prevent the specter of white nationalism further dividing their societies? That's whether the West can stop its decline. Social division will accelerate Western decline.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 19:38:22