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US hysterics shown in viewing TikTok as security threat

TikTok is an entertainment app for people around the world looking for fun and relaxation. When Tiktok is considered a new security concern by the US, isn't that a sign that the US is becoming too hysterical about China's tech development?
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/16 21:03:40

Is China-US rivalry spreading to internet?

The development of the internet cannot be divided. But should the West view China's internet development and governance with bias, global internet development will be held back.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 21:54:55

Chinese esports players witness country's opening-up

As China vows to open wider to the world, younger generations of Chinese, who have benefited from reform and opening-up, are stepping forward. With a broader, more global perspective, they will craft the future of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/13 19:44:49

The truth behind China's presence in Djibouti

The Horn of Africa nation has garnered a lot of attention from the Western countries in recent years due to the establishment of a support base of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) there.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/10 12:08:39

Releasing Meng is the only choice for Canada

Canada must make a choice. If a Chinese high-tech company's CFO eventually becomes the victim of an unfair political siege, the US and Canada should be ashamed, and also be fully prepared for China's further retaliation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/9 15:25:11

Why the US cannot suppress Huawei's development

As long as China continues to innovate, carry out global and open collaboration and stick to further opening-up, it will provide the international market with more superior technologies and products that will benefit other countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 20:38:10

China explores effective governance of religion in secular world

As China learns from foreign countries' experiences, the latter should also respect China's practice.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/6 17:51:34

Bangladesh can unleash more potential by overcoming partisan politics

Stabilizing politics and reducing partisan confrontation will help reduce the political risks Belt and Road projects face in Bangladesh. The most effective way for political parties and politicians to win support is not political struggle, but to improve the well-being of the people.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/3 19:13:40

Huawei, like China, does not seek global dominance

No nation can exist on its own today. Huawei is not seeking global dominance, but cooperation. So is China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/2 19:13:42

Rational solution needs to be explored to sort out capital-labor relations

We need to prioritize the protection of legitimate rights and interests of workers and other grassroots groups and actively promote the cause under the rule of law.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/1 18:53:39

Harsh punishment helps China's anti-drug campaign

China has not abolished the death penalty based on its own history and current conditions. It is China's sovereignty and Beijing has the right to enact and enforce its own laws. Chinese courts are exercising increasing prudence in giving death penalty, yet it won't give the wrongdoer a way out simply because the criminal is a foreigner.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/27 20:08:40

China-US relations to tread more cautiously in 2019

Given China's strength and Americans'desire for a peaceful life, Washington cannot act unscrupulously against China. But uncertainties plague relations. In the face of American elites who want to contain China, Beijing should carry out reform and opening-up with gusto to become more prosperous, open and powerful.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/26 18:13:40

What Cuba can learn from China's reform and opening-up

Anyone who tries to understand Chinese experiences or models, or anyone who has tried to forecast China's future, should first of all understand why and how China is sticking to reform and opening-up. Openness brings progress and closing one's doors against the world only leads to falling behind.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 19:53:39

'On Protracted War' teaches China to be persistent with reform

In spite of external pressure from the US, we will promote reform and opening-up in accordance with our designed pace and timetable. In this sense, the significance and application of On Protracted War nowadays lie in that it has taught us to be persistent – in meeting our targets through continuous reform and opening-up.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 19:28:39

Christmas is celebrated in China, but excessive commercialization is curbed

It's been 40 years since reform and opening-up and absorbing the essence of Western culture is one of the crucial reasons for the country's huge progress. Why would China shut its door to Western civilization now, including Christmas?
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/23 19:08:40

Beijing starts buying US soybeans, Washington needs to reciprocate

China will never yield to such political blackmail.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/20 18:28:41

Can US realize technological decoupling from China?

As capital, talent and technology flow worldwide, China's technological exchanges with other countries are reciprocal. Stifling Huawei, Washington will only get itself stuck in the mud.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/19 21:08:40

US suppressing Huawei is unfair persecution

Huawei's case sets up an extremely unfair stumbling block to China's rightful development.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/18 18:51:30