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Catalonia issue wallows in uncertainty

Not only does the Spanish government doesn't have the answer, but also the Catalan administration doesn't know how to get out of this imbroglio.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/19 19:08:40

Africa must prove critics of China's aid wrong

As a country that had once been in the same development quagmire as Africa, it is difficult to see how a cooperation of this nature would produce nothing but positive development outcomes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 19:43:40

China-US trade war not yet at climax

America was never greater than when it led the post-WWII period.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/18 19:28:40

No country gains in US' reckless trade war

Seeking to separate rather than build new synergies between the world's two largest economies is unlikely to benefit world economic growth.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/17 19:13:40

Chinese research needs more funds, less haste

We will have a promising future if we can continuously increase our investment as well as create a friendlier environment for scientific and technological development.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/17 19:13:40

China's ties with Venezuela at a key juncture

For Venezuelans, the huge debt acquired with China is worrisome, especially in this moment of crisis facing the Venezuelan nation. We hope that the cooperation between both countries will be strengthened and generate good results.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/16 19:43:39

Comparing SCO to NATO inappropriate

The Russia-China partnership is playing a positive role in the entire world. Ties between the two countries have lasted for 400 years. No other nations have had such a long history of relations. Leaders from the two sides also enjoy high-level mutual trust.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/16 19:28:39

No kidding with children's pictures on social media

It is probably unreasonable to ask parents to stop posting their children's photos altogether, because social media has become a way of life and it does have its own joys and benefits. But the first step could be to ask the permission of children before posting. Parents' love and care should be shown in real life rather than in the virtual world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/14 0:03:40

Amid Venezuela's economic woes, Maduro visits China to seek cooperation

Chinese enterprises will follow the principle of win-win cooperation and help Venezuela come out of the economic morass through pragmatic cooperation toward economic prosperity and social stability.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 18:43:41

Freedom of speech becomes a casualty in US

Back to Chinatown, after a few protests, the city finally hosted meetings with community members. It remains to be seen how much difference these meetings can make in changing announced decisions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 18:38:40

China-Russia cooperation contributes to world stability

To a great extent, world stability and security will depend on how Russia and China build and develop their relations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 18:33:41

What makes effeminate men popular in China

There is no need to worry about the popularity of effeminate men that partly reflects the achievement of social economy. However, singing praises for feminine traits among men and reviling masculinity as cancer is also inappropriate.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 19:23:41

Can Sweden defend European core values?

Identity crisis has become a key factor leading to ethnic, religious and cultural clashes not only in Europe, but also in the rest of the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 19:18:40

Europe, China must come together for Africa

My wishful thought is that Italy could be able to influence the EU in this direction, as in the official intention of the undersecretary Michele Geraci and the former European Commission president Romano Prodi.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 19:48:39

Eastern Economic Forum to boost China-Russia cooperation

President Xi's presence at the EEF will definitely promote China's participation in Russian Far East development and open up new space for future China-Russia cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 19:33:40

India playing wily game with US, Russia and China

India is playing games to gain benefits from all sides – China, Russia and the US.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 14:08:39

Can culture be used for consensus in NE Asia?

They found transformative power in that past culture that helped them push toward new horizons. Looking back was not nostalgia, but rather an opportunity for innovation. China can lead the way in promoting such a transformation of the civilization in Northeast Asia.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/10 20:18:39

Is there optimism for China-US relations?

The investment ties, the student ties, the complementary interests ultimately will pull the two societies together. That does not mean we are not going to have difficulties in the short term. It also tells everyone who cares that they can't sit back.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/10 19:28:39