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Why slower population growth should not drive us to press panic button

To cope with the shrinking labor force and aging population, the country should be prepared.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 17:03:41

Seeking viable answer to humanity's problems in 21st century

Could the three teachings with 21st-century characteristics become a mainstream alternative to the West's much-abused freedom, democracy, and human rights?
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 12:58:39

Is Uncle Sam going to be the catalyst to another multifaceted global crisis?

The imprudent actions carried out by the Trump government will continue to prevent the US from playing a unique role in international affairs, and cause a diplomatic deficit to the country, and very likely drag the world into an uncontrollable situation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/13 17:53:39

We must not overplay the 'fragility' of West

Western democratic politics is undergoing twists and turns, but the system's error-correcting capability still has a key role to play.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/13 17:23:39

China-US think tanks can promote resilient engagement

Hopefully, constructive vigilance will not be a dangerous sign for China-US dialogue.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/13 11:28:39

Don't make marriage a playground of unbridled hazing

The wedding day is supposed to encapsulate one of the best moments of one's life, but for a hapless bridegroom in southern China, his big day was reduced to a tragic farce due to hazing, a traditional Chinese ritual that has become controversial and needs to be controlled.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/10 19:18:40

China and US have more things in common

But often high-tech products that offer convenience and equality on one level, offer inconvenience and inequality on another.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/10 15:47:03

Will Bolsonaro stick to pro-US policy?

Brazil is still a developing country, not as strong and confident as the US, so it is impossible for Brazil to be totally unilateral or bilateral.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/10 15:28:40

Will UK isolate itself after Brexit?

What does Brexit mean for the UK?
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/9 13:33:39

What we can learn from the school hammer attack

Indeed, children are vulnerable targets.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/9 12:13:39

Why Tokyo refuses to give up whaling

If Japan were to copy the US, the country would eye its short-term interests and act more unscrupulously in making defiant decisions, like amending the pacifist Constitution, expanding military forces and seeking leadership of the region, Li noted. In doing so, Japan will harm its reputation, but could even gain more than lose in the long-term.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 21:38:49

Despite rift, China and US can work together

A constructive China-US relationship is in line with the interests of both peoples and the whole world will benefit from China-US cooperation. It's expected the US could work together with China for the greater good.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 17:53:39

Beijing should explore options in case Washington rejoins the TPP

Beijing should take advantage of the period during which Washington is haggling on participation in the CPTPP,to clinch the RCEP.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 13:47:08

Amid China-US row, Peninsula sees new dynamics

That Sino-US relations have become strained could be beneficial to Pyongyang.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 12:18:03

How China fights poverty in rural areas

I want to mention what I learnt from a recent study in Yunnan, a peripheral province in southwestern China, bordering Southeast Asian countries and crossed by important rivers (Yangtze, Red, Mekong and Pearl).
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 17:39:19

As China reaches out to Central and Eastern Europe, trust is the decisive factor

In the future, the bilateral style of pragmatic cooperation founded under the complicated “16+1” mechanism, and the signing of more Memorandums of Understanding can become a reality.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 16:52:44

Kerch Strait crisis exposes fragility of improvement in Russia-EU ties

Ukraine's position bears a striking resemblance to Georgia in 2008 during the Russo-Georgian War.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 14:13:39

How can Germany, China bridge perception gap?

The deepest change is the ever increasing opening-up. The fact that I can give this interview on Chinese State media is probably quite unbelievable to most Germans.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 10:33:39