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Efforts needed to make teaching an attractive job in China

Chen's commitment reflects the government's determination to reinvigorate the nation through education. This is a good political start for China's educational development in the new era, but more efforts should be put into the implementation of these policies to make teaching an admirable job for the new generation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/4 23:08:39

Musk tweets arouse Sino-US system efficiency debate

Musk's comments actually bring out the essential issue of China-US competition. Many people have not realized that the two major powers are competing in terms of efficiency and fairness.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/1 22:53:40

Sino-US ties more uncertain as Trump plans for reelection

The US presidential election tests not only Sino-US relations, but also the US political system. Who would trust a political system whose politicians keep on creating distractions?
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/28 23:53:40

Beijing won't follow Washington's footsteps in politics

The West has much homework and contemplation to be getting on with, as it clearly considers China important. In the future China will surely give more political surprises to the West and make it ever clearer that Beijing is never a follower of Washington.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/27 22:43:40

Turnbull changes tone on China, but for how long?

Is Turnbull's China policy experiencing a U-turn in only two months?
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/26 23:08:40

Oxfam scandal calls for strict supervision of aid organizations

The scandal has aroused widespread distrust and rage, but more importantly it put the entire charity industry in the limelight.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/25 23:02:01

China can offer lessons to US in protecting human rights

If the US does not control its guns, problems caused by firearms in the foreseeable future will continue plaguing US society.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/22 22:43:40

Investment from multiple sources good for Pakistan

Reports that Pakistan turned down investments from third countries under China's pressure is empty rhetoric.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 22:58:39

Trump's infrastructure plan offers road to nowhere

Washington's ability to mobilize resources has never been more constrained than it is now. The prospects for Trump's infrastructure plan are gloomy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 22:33:40

Unauthorized military intervention in Malé must be stopped

If India one-sidedly sends troops to the Maldives, China will take action to stop New Delhi.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 23:18:39

Why did Lobsang Sangay meet local protests in South Africa?

With China growing stronger, its policies and principles will gain more support and its determination to defend the one-China policy will win more respect in the future. The Western elites and media should correctly understand the deepening interaction between China and the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 22:56:02

Bishop states truth about China's religious freedom

Sorondo's statements directly contradict Western misunderstandings of China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/8 23:43:41

Why Mercedes-Benz's Dalai ad irritates Chinese audience

It is hoped Mercedes and other foreign companies will become more cautious in selecting advertising slogans in future and avoid any other controversial behavior that can be interpreted as supporting Tibet's independence.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/7 22:23:40

Beijing has duty to make Taiwan abide by UN sanctions

Without Beijing's approval, it would be very difficult for the island to seek inclusion in international organizations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/6 23:28:40

Misguided academics promote China-EU confrontation

An adverse current is emerging in EU intellectual circles with the potential to divert China-EU relations toward a devastating confrontation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/5 23:13:39

Despite airport rage, majority respects rules when abroad

With more and more Chinese going abroad, it's of vital importance that they maintain rationality and act in line with rules and laws. This is not only related to better safeguarding their rights overseas, but also closely related to the image of China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/1 22:43:41

China-Vatican ties shouldn't be beset by external forces

China's governance of religion has grown increasingly mature and its handling of Catholic affairs fits the interests of believers. The two sides should also keep in mind that international forces may try to sabotage the negotiating process by spreading rumors that are harmful to Sino-Vatican ties.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/31 23:03:40

Rural schoolgirl can teach West lesson about China's rise

Competition coexists with cooperation. Through the world, joint efforts are essential for a bright future. In fact, China's Belt and Road initiative is also sharing developmental dividends with the international community.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/30 23:18:40