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Political stability badly needed for Pakistani development

Despite Pakistan's domestic political wrangling, the country's political circles have basically reached a consensus on support for the corridor. It's not difficult to predict that the new Pakistani government will continue to promote it.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/26 22:08:40

Religious education necessary to eradicate extremism

The terrible reality in the West reminds us that terrorist attacks will stage a comeback sooner or later if no effective actions have been taken to prevent the spread of religious extremism.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/25 22:28:39

West's weak understanding of China-Africa cooperation

Western countries may find it difficult to understand China's friendship and cooperation with Africa since they will only act when there are profits.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/24 22:08:39

Africa boasts great potential for China-India cooperation

In a third-party market like Africa that does not involve each other's core interests, China and India should particularly explore opportunities for cooperation, build mutual trust and achieve a win-win-win situation for the three sides.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/23 21:33:40

Washington has Cold War instinct to make enemy of itself

Accusing China of waging a Cold War, the US is viewing China as its enemy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/22 22:48:39

Washington tramples on multilateralism with domestic laws

In the current global trade system, there can't be a unilateral win.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/19 22:43:41

Belt and Road expected to improve governance in Pakistan

China's contributions to Pakistan are acknowledged by local people, and we believe Pakistani politicians have the wisdom to properly handle CPEC projects and the country's ties with China for the well-being of the region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/18 21:53:39

China to aid Libyan reconstruction via Belt and Road

Via its Belt and Road initiative, China hopes it can help African countries like Libya to explore paths suited to the country's conditions. This is key to cooperation between the two sides.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/17 22:23:41

Which countries can be considered friends of the US?

Since nearly every country is considered by the US as a foe now, will they sit idly by to be crushed by Washington one by one? Or will they unite against Trump's protectionism? I think the world has already stood at the starting point of the second path.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/16 20:43:39

World must prepare for more chaos as Trump seeks re-election

While the international community has been striving to find a way to tackle Trump's erratic way of handling international affairs, the world must be aware that this new form of US governance may become even more capricious in the future.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/15 21:48:39

With clear agenda, future is well expected for Indian economy

India still faces a slew of challenges such as education, a weak spot. India also needs to put more emphasis on manufacturing to realize long-term economic growth. But it is clear about its economic agenda. The future of India is well expected, as the country heads toward the right direction.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/12 23:03:44

Is there a possibility for Trump to withdraw from NATO?

If NATO members together decline to change their portion of the defense budget, it will be a heavy blow to Washington's arrogance and make it possible for the world to resume peace. Trump dare not withdraw from NATO. But does Europe dare to confront the US? The prospect is dim.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/11 22:33:40

Myanmar needs investment, not lecturing, from West

It is high time that the international community cooperate and create more opportunities for the country's development. Instead of lecturing others, the West had better participate in this process and facilitate Myanmar's development via concrete actions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/10 21:58:41

Australia, New Zealand should avoid misrepresenting China's role

Instead of being overly cautious about China's rise, Australia and New Zealand should avoid misleading the region on China's role, and other regional countries should be clear about the consequences of being misled. The region will only suffer more losses from containing China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/9 23:18:40

US sincerity in solving North Korea nuclear issue questioned

China is an active player for peace on the peninsula. However, at a time of setbacks in Sino-US relations, we need to attach more attention to any adjustments made by the Trump administration on the peninsula issue and continue to unswervingly promote the denuclearization of the peninsula.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/8 21:43:40

Dialogue to build Sino-Indian trust, advance relations

China and India, the two largest countries in Asia, cannot avoid having differences and conflicts, but more importantly they share common interests and are complementary to each other in a variety of fields such as infrastructure.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/5 21:43:40

China, EU can cooperate on safeguarding world orders

The US will only suffer more losses from jeopardizing international order on its own free will.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/4 22:53:40

China's proactive diplomacy in solving Rohingya crisis

When confronted with a crisis, it is easy to make condescending judgments or sit idle. In Myanmar's case, China has taken a different approach from the West, and a challenging one, by trying to help the country and Rohingya refugees decode the puzzle one step at a time.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 21:33:39