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US, Silicon Valley unwise to bite the hand that feeds

China needs to stick to opening-up and integrating more with the world and cultivating its own talent pool. When its business environment gets better and an international innovation and technology hub is created to spur investment and power growth, more foreign talent and overseas Chinese will be attracted to this land of vast opportunities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/4 20:43:39

World should open its eyes wider to US selfishness

The US hasn't provided any massive aid to other countries in recent years and has refused to fulfill international obligations. Smaller countries would turn out to be naive if they blindly believe Washington's hollow promises.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/3 19:48:39

Greater Bay Area to drive economy of China, even world

If successfully implemented, the Greater Bay Area will drive the economy of China and even the world and provide a launching point for the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative that aims to boost connectivity across the world. Those who foresee China's economic outlook as dim can just wait and see.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/28 21:08:41

Western mind-set misconceives China as authoritarian

In the eyes of those narrow-minded US elites, a country's model is either absolute democracy or tyranny. There seems to be no other choice. But instead of following Western countries' steps, China has found its own development path.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/27 19:28:41

Scholarly article documents Western stereotyping of China

Looking at China through a Western lens and finding fault with China, a country so fast-evolving, diverse and different from the West, will make both sides lose development opportunities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/26 20:03:40

Ridiculous for foreign media to compare China, Venezuela

With ulterior motives, the New York Times tell stories of certain Chinese individuals and then exaggerate the fact, thus declaring that there are serious problems in China's economy and political system.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/25 19:43:39

US cannot disrupt progress in Philippines-China relations

Cooperation between China and Southeast Asia is comprehensive and will not change due to US interference.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/24 20:08:39

China can take initiative, join partners in wildlife protection

Cross-border trade is not a one-country issue, and a single country cannot complete the task of protecting endangered animals. Each country regulates its own market as the first step and cooperation with others within the framework of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora can be the next move.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/21 20:18:40

Bay area plan builds bright, global future for Hong Kong

Hong Kong can't be marginalized as inland cities can't totally replace Hong Kong. The key is how to bring Hong Kong's special status into full play. Isolating itself from the area is swimming against the dominant tide of globalization and will never help.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/20 20:33:22

Saudi investment in Pakistan reflects inclusiveness of BRI

China hopes that all the investment coming into the region can be connected so as to be best utilized. Regional countries should enhance cooperation via coordination. Meanwhile, all should hold an open attitude toward investment from outside the region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/19 20:03:40

Sci-fi blockbuster showcases Chinese vision of cooperation

The key to improving the world's understanding of China is to find an echo in each other's hearts. Today, mankind still faces many international hot issues, such as environmental protection, anti-terrorism and the reconstruction of the world financial order. To solve these problems, we need global participation and cooperation, and China should play a constructive role.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/18 20:11:07

Terrorist issue could be better addressed by India

China and Pakistan are not enemies of India in countering terrorism. Despite the India-Pakistan dispute, New Delhi has common interests in fighting terrorism with Islamabad and Beijing. It's suggested India abandon suspicions and the three countries enhance consultations on regional security and strengthen anti-terrorism cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/17 20:23:39

Europe needs economic cooperation, not blind suspicion

Globalization and cooperation are still key agendas of today's world and the driving forces for development. If Europe follows US footsteps and isolates China, it will miss opportunities for its own sake. It should preserve engagement with China and broaden its room for development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 19:43:40

Washington needs to understand competition on AI fairly

The US is going to extremes. Its actions and understanding of AI are not in line with AI's development rules or the times we live in.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/13 20:04:00

Following US Cold War path undermines Europe's position

At a time when the US feels China will surpass and challenge its supremacy, Washington turns its back on the very order that it established after World War II with the aim of holding onto its own dominance.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/12 20:03:34

Spring Festival stats bode well for economy in 2019

The most basic feature of China is its big size. As long as the country is politically stable, turbulence will be diluted by society. The Chinese public is creative and adaptable in nature, and the country will not be held back by a certain challenge.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/11 20:23:40

Visiting disputed region not a wise campaign move for Modi

Modi should understand this: The solution to the China-India border disputes can't be based on India's domestic politics. We also want to remind India that its politics should not be mixed up with sensitive border issues. Garnering support for the BJP in such a way is absolutely unwise.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/10 19:43:40

Nations should explore better system to break US hegemony

Being a major stakeholder in the world order, China opposes unilateral sanctions. China should join hands with more countries to negotiate and explore a system fit for the dynamics of a multipolar world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/1 19:53:40