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Connecting 3 billion hearts and building a shared destiny

As world leaders and leading intellectuals gather in Beijing for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, we see two trends emerging on the global stage; regions that are talking of isolationism and regions that are embracing global cooperation and greater connectivity.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/15 19:53:39

ASEAN countries expect to become important transit hub on B&R

Since its gradual rollout four years ago, the Belt and Road initiative has become the cornerstone of China's regional foreign policy, and has received much attention from not only the Asia-Pacific and Eurasia regions, but around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/14 21:13:39

B&R can open opportunities for Sino-US cooperation

The US, UK, Australia and other Western countries have all sent senior officials to the ongoing Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. As economic globalization now faces strong headwind, the Belt and Road initiative is getting wide attention from the international community.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/14 21:03:39

Bachelet promotes global view on B&R

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet (Bachelet) joins other heads of state from 28 countries to attend the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing on Sunday and Monday. What significance is it for Chile to take part in the forum? How can Chile benefit from the Belt and Road initiative?
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/14 20:58:39

Schools cross the line in testing parents

In China, education is a matter of utmost importance for both students and parents.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/12 23:38:39

Chinese Americans becoming more cohesive

Of course, today’s newcomers are different from the old days. They are from a rising China, wealthier and with louder voices. This is indeed not a bad thing. The confidence they brought to this community is overdue and critically needed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/11 19:13:39

Belt and Road initiative leads economic globalization onto new path

What’s the reason behind this change? What does the Belt and Road mean for globalization?
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/11 18:58:40

Attendance at B&R summit shows inclusivity

All these countries are important for the Belt and Road initiative.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/11 18:58:39

Macron faces huge challenges in mending France’s divided society

Nevertheless, there are still many obstacles awaiting France under the watch of Macron.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/10 18:43:39

Can Trump solve Israel-Palestine conflict?

Trump’s predecessors have made great efforts to resolve this conundrum. There are some important reasons why all of them have failed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/10 18:28:39

B&R can build links to South America

What does this have to do with South America?
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/10 16:23:39

Macron’s ruling mission more challenging

Macron advocates for intensified EU integration in such areas as the economy, social policy, immigration and security.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/9 18:18:39

Central Asia needs unified strategy on water

In general, the Central Asian countries need to strengthen their presence in the international community.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/9 18:12:08

EAEU, B&R seek prosperity via integration

The Belt and Road initiative and Russia’s EAEU initiative can be a solid foundation for such cooperation. However, there are some misgivings.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/8 19:38:39

North Korea’s volatility puts world on edge

How should we interpret the critique of KCNA? What should China’s response be to the uncertain situation?
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/8 19:03:40

Will ‘black swan’ event occur in SK election?

He will likely win the election if nothing unpredictable happens.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/7 20:03:39

Structural contradictions prevent Washington-Moscow ties moving toward amelioration

What does this phone call mean? How will it influence the ties between US and Russia? What are the prospects for the future of Washington-Moscow relations?
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/7 19:58:39

B&R helps Africa connect to the world

Africa stands to gain the most from modern connectivity and there are both direct and indirect benefits.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/7 19:53:39