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Finance trumps military power in global politics


For the audience, it was a feast of thought and dialogue which ended in laughter echoing in the room. I hope China and the US can argue while being able to laugh in the future.

Extension of defense pact with Singapore will enable US roil S.China Sea waters

Extending the pact will strengthen US military influence in the Asia-Pacific.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 20:23:40

No Cupid as cupidity strikes

Avarice has seeped into marriage.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 20:03:41

Imperative for China to improve scientific literacy

China has a long way to go in advancing scientific literacy. We should now at least encourage the young to abandon their superstitious mentality, apply what they have learned, and stop seeing the airport as a wishing well.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 20:03:40

Military parade seeks to show country's ability to maintain peace

As the world is facing challenges of rising unilateralism, global and regional hegemony, it is China's obligation to safeguard world peace and stability.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 17:53:41

Impossible to understand the world without first knowing China

It is impossible to understand the world without understanding China. The history is the mirror of the present and beacon of the future. The enrichment of knowledge beyond ideological stereotypes will pave the way for a constructive engagement with it at all levels.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 17:53:40

China's economic rise won't translate into expansionist aim: experts

A white paper titled "China and the World in the New Era" was published Friday to elaborate on the relationship of China's development with an evolving world. To better understand the significance of this paper including the reason for its issuance, its impact on the rest of the world to better understand China's global views and development objectives, Global Times spoke to three experts to explicate these questions.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/27 12:30:59

White Paper expounds China's relationship with the world

The State Council Information Office issued a white paper titled "China and the World in the New Era"on Friday. This is the first governmental white paper that has comprehensively expounded the relationship between China and the world. The white paper focuses on China's international outlook, its development objectives and the role it plays with a purpose to increase the international community's understanding on China's development.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/9/27 11:47:20

US should rethink China policy on landmark PRC National Day

China's October 1 celebration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC) marks an international historic achievement. The liberation of China 70 years ago is a key event in the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation with enduring global significance.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/27 9:47:42

Flab is in and flaunting it is no sin

The only silver lining I can see is that every time such controversies are highlighted in the media, they can trigger a new round of discussion about the essential inequalities perceived to be behind them. These are the discussions that lead to progress.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 23:53:40

China's parade sends message of peace

Without a rising and powerful China, the world would be less stable and more vulnerable to hegemony and power politics. The peaceful rise of China has played a solid role in checking the forces that threaten global peace and stability.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 23:48:40

Clash of heads

The president of Iran lashes out at the US at the UN general assembly
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 23:43:40

Smaller US companies depend on Chinese supply chain

Helping small and medium-sized companies develop is an important part of Trump's aim of making America great again. It is impossible for the US to be “great again” if it cuts off the supply chain of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 23:23:40

US meddling in Hong Kong to backfire

Washington is now trying to stop the small countries, which urgently need to integrate with globalization, from breaking “diplomatic ties” with Taiwan and turning to the People's Republic of China. If Washington performs such a publicity stunt, it would be a tragedy for the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 23:18:40