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Burberry fiasco another lesson for foreign labels

There is extensive reporting in Western media about China's fast-paced development, but it seems Western brands still don't get it.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 18:53:40

US resistance can't hurt China-LAC ties

Undoubtedly, mutually beneficial China-LAC cooperation will further expand under BRI.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 13:48:39

Can US disrupt Sino-Israeli cooperation?

China-Israel relations are unlikely to be substantially hit by groundless allegations by some senior US officials, but China should act more cautiously when trading with or investing in Israel.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 11:08:39

West's unease sprouts after lunar probe lands

This is how China works to develop science. In turn, in a world that adopts a different approach, very few countries have the ability to become great scientific powers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/21 17:58:40

Brexit drags UK into a political stasis

This is a grim prognosis, but there hasn't been a real constitutional crisis for over a century, when the House of Lords and the House of Commons fought for political supremacy in 1910. That too took two general elections to resolve. Most people would feel glad if Brexit could be resolved as simply.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/20 17:58:39

Macron tries to get his mandate back on track

Although whether the national debate will be constructive or not remains to be seen, Macron already sparked new outrage on Tuesday when he said in Normandy that his administration was going to “help people in difficult situations take responsibility for themselves. Some make efforts, and some act stupid.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/20 17:48:39

Coping with a common enemy is conducive to China-US ties

It is undoubtedly wise to prevent trade harm China-US ties. As Trump eyes a second term, he may change aggressive policies against China when the trade war begins to harm American people.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/20 13:04:30

Seat hoggers deserve exemplary punishment

A law-breaker will certainly pay for what he or she did. A strict law enforcement regime can send the right message to violators.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 18:58:40

Does India mirror path China took decade ago?

But cheap labor itself is not a guarantee for accomplishing these goals. India needs to solve many problems before it is able to unleash its full potential.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 17:03:40

Chinese people work hard, but they need to learn to play hard as well

Work smart does not mean longer hours because the latter does not equate to greater efficiency.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 16:58:40

India-Pakistan row thwarts regional cooperation

Even though several joint declarations and agreements were signed, most of them were not effectively implemented, which led to ineffective regional cooperation. Hence, SAARC is almost invisible among many regional intergovernmental organizations around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 16:13:40

Is Poland exploiting big power competition in Central and Eastern Europe?

Poland tried to play the leading role in 16+1 cooperation, but withdrew its interests after the platform didn't meet its expectation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/17 12:03:40

Security staff can't let their guard down

The quality of security staff is important because it is closely linked to people's safety in public places.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/16 16:13:40

China, India embrace signals bright prospects

If Washington casts a wary eye on deepening Sino-Indian ties and alludes to New Delhi to step back, India is unlikely to buckle under US pressure.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/16 15:28:40

Further opening-up will brook no hurdles

The more encounters we face, the clearer our perspective of the situation ahead.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/16 11:39:21

Africa needs to weigh loan alternatives

These figures do not show that African governments are on a borrowing spree from China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/15 18:03:18

Rock-firm China-Russia ties prop world order

The two nations are both emerging, non-Western powers, permanent members of the UN Security Council, and countries the US mainly intends to contain.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/15 11:53:39

As China thinks big, the West languishes

Today, with the US struggling to sustain its geopolitical ascendancy and Europe grappling with financial problems and the rise of nationalist and populist movements, the West is faced with an uncertain future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/15 9:38:39