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Belt, Road good opportunity for India to boost economy

It will be more likely for India to reach major power status if the Modi government can answer domestic voices, actively participate in the Belt and Road initiative and strengthen the country's infrastructure and regional connectivity.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/3 22:53:39

Is a new kind of McCarthyism emerging in Australia?

What's urgent and essential for Australia now is not to suspect China, but to prevent McCarthyism from thriving.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/30 23:43:40

Child abuse case tests boundaries of official credibility

Defusing public events is a systematic project in which the enhancement of government credibility is the fundamental solution.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/29 22:33:39

Pope should avoid complicating Rohingya crisis on visit

At this moment, it would be highly desirable if the world refrains from getting more involved in the Rohingya crisis, and thus the pope must delicately exercise restraint in the rest of his visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/28 23:38:39

New Delhi reads too much into Nepal's historic polls

While India claims it has become a responsible regional power, it should first consider the reality of Nepal and divert its intensive attention to helping Nepal's development rather than competing with China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/27 22:53:40

Military drill in Djibouti will not change China's defensive strategy

For Africans, China has already built its image of neutrality and as a guardian of peace and stability in recent years, and it will continue to maintain this image. In fulfilling its responsibilities, China deserves more support and less suspicion.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/26 23:03:39

Nature of Rohingya crisis not up to Washington to define

Rohingya Muslims need a solution, not a definition.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/23 22:53:39

China's Rohingya solution shows diplomatic prowess

Some Western institutions hold a complicated attitude toward China's endeavor in settling international disputes and promoting regional peace and development.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/22 21:33:39

Basketball can be a positive tool in Sino-US interactions

Basketball is huge in the US and one of the most popular sports in the world. Americans who play abroad must realize they represent the image of their country.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/21 23:23:39

Heavier penalties needed to eliminate food safety scandals

No crime related to food security can go unpunished.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 23:43:39

China-Panama ties bring benefits beyond Latin America

The establishment of the Sino-Panamanian relationship brings peace and prosperity to the whole region, and the US will also benefit.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:08:40

Abe needs to seize opportunity to push for a thaw

The driving force for improved bilateral ties will only come from the determination of policymakers from both countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/16 23:08:39

Trump's new Asia strategy strokes India's false pride

New Delhi regards its Western democratic system as its best advantage, believing it allows the country to sit as an equal among developed countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/15 23:40:30

US pressure on Myanmar shows flimsy friendship

The same goes with US long-standing approach – treating everything as a fight for influence in its foreign policies.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/14 22:38:39

Gun violence diminishes US image in China

While Trump continues to mouth the slogan “Make America Great Again,” he is failing to ensure the personal security of ordinary US citizens.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 22:43:40

A real competition between China and India

Without sound development of a manufacturing industry, how can the country accumulate enough funds and personnel for environmental protection, which requires demanding investments?
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 23:13:40

Challenge to cut ties between US business, govt officials

Those senior counselors and high-ranking officials in the US doing businesses, who possess substantial money, resources and contacts, on the other hand, may easily get involved in questionable business. This is determined by the US system, which can hardly be changed. Cutting these officials' connections with capital and how to better select and supervise them are pressing challenges for Washington.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/12 21:19:20

Beijing-Manila ties won't be swayed by Philippine domestic politics

If Duterte wants to bring up the South China Sea issue during the APEC meeting, that is his business. But he should think carefully what he will get from it.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 23:28:43