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Deal or no deal

The EU Has Approved Theresa May's Brexit Deal. Now What?
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/26 21:13:41

Ukraine loses most in Russia-EU row

Ukraine is bound to be the middle ground between the West and Russia. Completely leaning toward the West is not necessarily a shared wish of the US and Europe. Having its bread buttered with both Russia and the West is probably the best way to maximize its interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/26 20:58:39

Internal issues distract from Palestine row

Now, more and more people have realized that new thinking is needed to resolve regional conflagrations. New ideas could be generated in the process of promoting the new development agenda, which will help resolve the old conflicts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/26 20:33:40

Challenges linger in China-India border talks

China and India's different understanding of the order between trust and misgivings demonstrates their strategic divergence, which will keep lingering.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/26 18:48:40

Women's woes and mirage of men's wealth

I congratulate the women who, through their own competence, weathered hardships to rise to the top in their fields. I commend the men who oppose the social bias faced by women and fight for them. I laugh at girls who use their youth to enter into high-profile marriages to gain status and then promote this as success, and I vomit at boys who mirror the views expressed by Yu in his infamous speech.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/26 17:53:40

Strategic immaturity annihilates DPP's rule

Radical thinking and paranoia that permeates the green camp have misguided the DPP. The party needs to reflect on this failure and make an about-face on its stance in the cross-Straits ties.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 22:28:40

Back on track

Apple has now been passed by Microsoft as the most valuable US company.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 21:13:39

Terror attack won't shake China-Pakistan cooperation

China is looking forward to Islamabad's further investigation into the case, to better protect Chinese people in the country while collaborating with Beijing more efficiently in cracking down on terrorists.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 21:03:39

Lessons from Dolce & Gabbana crisis

The D&G crisis has been precipitated by the lack of understanding of Chinese culture, ignorance of Chinese people's feelings and pride, and influence of social media. If you want to do business in China, these are 10 things you need to keep in mind.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 20:18:40

What government and public can do to mitigate loss from wildfires in California

While mourning the deaths and devastation that the people of California have suffered, it is time to ensure that future fire seasons are unable to harm the people of the state.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 18:43:40

'Debt trap' slur shows West's double standards

As for the people who fabricated the so-called “debt trap diplomacy,” if they are unable to offer tangible assistance to the developing countries, they can at least try to put the sincere cooperation between other countries in perspective. Moreover, it is better for them to have site visits and witness fruitful results because seeing is believing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 18:43:39

Maldives has to walk China-India tightrope

The BRI has been widely welcomed among developing countries where serious shortage in infrastructure investment has obstructed development. China is happy to see the US, Japan, Australia and India propose an alternative model to the BRI and the US pledge to invest heavily in the Indo-Pacific region to enhance connectivity.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/25 17:53:22

Will EU, Japan follow US lead in waging tech cold war against China?

The US government is trying to persuade wireless and internet providers in allied countries, including Germany, Italy and Japan to avoid telecommunication equipment from China's Huawei Technologies Co, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. One of the US' concerns, according to the report, is that the use of Chinese telecom equipment would pose cybersecurity risks to US military bases in these countries. Earlier in August, Australia blocked Huawei from rolling out its 5G network and it was reported Washington had weighed in on Canberra's decision-making.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/23 22:58:40