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US bellicose stance cannot jolt China

China is open to financial interactions with the US and welcomes the latter to enter the Chinese financial markets in a proper manner. This will create new economic connections between the two countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 22:23:40

No end in sight for Taiwan's 'diplomatic crises'

China's influence is rising and the one-China principle has become an international norm. Whatever strategy the Tsai authority adopts to boost its position in the global arena will only turn out to be a fruitless endeavor.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 19:58:48

Economy, dialogue calm 'yellow vest' movement

Macron dared to take a plunge because he believes that the French economy is on the rise, but his reform drive still faces big challenges.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 18:08:40

Xinjiang visit exposes hollow Western media claims

China is doing its part, it would be important to talk about it honestly and respectfully.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/16 23:48:40

China's rise: Diamond doesn't know its worth

More efforts are needed to be made by Chinese intellectuals. Many of the experiences gained from China's successful practices are beyond the explanation of Western theories.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/16 23:13:40

US hawks' 'China threat' paranoia knows no bounds

The US must introspect on its relative decline in a multipolar world. Washington urgently needs a new China policy that is constructive.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/15 15:18:39

China can play more active role in mediating Japan-South Korea spat

China can be an important mediator between Japan and South Korea. Up until now, the US played the role, but it is time for China to play that role, because cooperation among China, Japan, South Korea is extremely important for peace and stability, as well as the common prosperity in Northeast Asia.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/15 18:58:39

US hard-liners' trade war stance destined to backfire

Wall Street Journal (WSJ) Chief Economics Commentator Greg Ip recently wrote a piece titled "Has America's China backlash gone too far?" The piece, posted on the WSJ website, quoted Stephen Hadley, former US national security advisor that said, "The attitude among the American foreign-policy elite has changed dramatically over the last three or four years to a very much hardened attitude towards China."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/13 9:51:25

Anti-mask law imperative for Hong Kong

In movies, masked people cloaked in black are almost always bandits who kill and plunder. Such image is also typical of a member of the Islamic State. However, in the riots that started after the anti-extradition bill protests morphed into a so-called "pro-democracy movement" during the last three months, the belligerent protesters acted violently under the garb of masks and black clothes.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/12 10:51:58

Prisoner exchange sign of easing tensions

We still cannot say whether negotiations between Moscow and Kiev will carry on or whether Zelensky can show his diplomatic capabilities in balancing Russia with the US and the EU, especially in issues involving NATO.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 19:03:40

Reason for optimism in gloomy trade war

As trade tensions between China and the US escalate and an increasing number of analysts tend to believe that no silver lining can be seen in years to come, Stephen Orlins, president of National Committee on US-China Relations, noted he is still optimistic about the bilateral relationship in the long run.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 22:53:40

Esper's smear of China sounds paranoid

If anything, people in America should question the war-hungry attitudes of men like Esper as it is these attitudes which have resulted in economic hardship for those in both the West and East.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 20:08:39

Hong Kong elite need to update their national recognition

They must update their concept of the new era, re-recognize China and the world and go in line with the central government so that they can maintain their leadership and influence in Hong Kong. Otherwise, they will be marginalized together with the decline of the West.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 22:28:41

How Western media promotes color revolution: a case study of Hong Kong

It is crucial to wake up from the dreams created by the Western mainstream media. The practice of these media actively participating in the color revolution will eventually be discarded by history. This tendency cannot be stopped by any forces.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 22:23:40

China-Canada relations shouldn't be held hostage by Ottawa politics

The revival of China-Canada relations is in the interest of both sides. Canada is the key to whether bilateral relations come out of the quagmire.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 20:48:39

What US embassy's mooncake gift means

Indeed, amid fraught China-US relations, the coexistence of competition and cooperation will be normal in the future. Everyone has the responsibility to prevent risks from aggravating.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 20:28:39

How to close understanding gap between China, the US?

While the US now wants to contain China there is little evidence that it wants to understand China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 22:23:40

Amid festering trade war, frustration mounts inside US

The fresh round of trade negotiations are expected to take place in October. If Washington does not fully reflect on its miscalculations, it may be tough for both sides to reach a positive outcome. As what Beijing has constantly emphasized, if the US wants a trade war, China will fight back to the end.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 20:38:40