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Trump’s governance faces strong headwinds

It is believed that the US institutional system is resilient, so that Trump's eccentric style of governance doesn't go too far.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/29 20:58:39

China, America can be great together

Despite Trump's "America First," China and the US have sufficient scope for cooperation and their relationship can't just be defined by the North Korean issue. The future of the two countries is not like a seesaw. Both need to contemplate on sharing power with responsibility.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/29 19:03:40

Congress vision aligns with peace, development

In totality, the statement about diplomacy articulated in Xi's report summarized the exploration and implementation of the diplomatic theories since the 18th National Congress and the basic strategy of China's diplomacy in this new era, which is to seek cooperation in international relations and promote the community of common destiny as a harbinger of world peace, a contributor to global development and a maintainer of international order.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 21:33:39

Austria and German leaders pull different ways on refugee crisis

Kurz's winning in the Austrian elections is already lending a huge momentum to a changing Europe.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 21:38:39

Sexist Ikea TV commercial runs into trouble

It takes time and effort to achieve gender equality in a society where women's rights violations occur from time to time. The road ahead to eliminate sexism is long.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 22:13:38

Pakistani President congratulates Xi Jinping on re-election

I am confident that under Your Excellency's able leadership, the Chinese people will realize the dream of national rejuvenation, and a prosperous and well-off society.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 21:43:40

Gritty Clinton can teach us a lot

Grittiness may not simply mean sticking to the same goal, and trying doggedly to climb to a height that one may not be able to reach. It is more about sticking to the same belief and trying to push it forward with whatever means are realistically available. Only such a belief can help you stay strong, passionate and active, even in the darkest hour.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 21:43:39

Trump’s upcoming visit can boost Sino-US relationship to higher level

Though some problems remain unsettled, the foundation for the development of Sino-US relations is stable.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/25 19:48:39

Will Trump follow Obama’s Asia-Pacific path?

Generally speaking, Trump's foreign agenda has a handful of new ideas, but it is far less subversive or uncertain than was once predicted.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/25 19:43:39

Populism, a vial of poison for European unity

If slow economic development and reduced social welfare become routine, then more people will doubt the benefits of integration. More populist politicians will come into power and the demand for breaking up Europe will grow increasingly strong.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/25 18:23:40

‘A Europe We Can Believe In?’ Unbelievable

Europe’s dilemma revealed in the Paris Statement has foundations.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/24 21:18:39

Democratic populism plunges Spain into crisis

Notwithstanding Puigdemont’s insistence on the need for independence, the Catalonia parliament can hardly proceed to a declaration of independence with such a slim majority.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/24 21:20:08

Chile, China scale new heights in relations

The II China-Latin America Ministerial Forum will take place January 19-22 in Santiago. It should provide a renewed impetus not just to the excellent relations between Chile and China, but also to those between China and the region as a whole.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 21:05:47

Xi’s report: manifesto of CPC in a new era

The report to the 19th CPC National Congress delivered by General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee Xi Jinping on Wednesday is undoubtedly the manifesto of the Communist Party in a new era, as it bears historic and practical significance.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 18:48:39

Czech Republic expects Congress to bring positive impact to bilateral ties

Relations between the Czech Republic and the People's Republic of China date back to many years. During that period both countries have developed a solid partnership and friendship and our cooperation becomes stronger and closer every year.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 18:43:39

19th CPC National Congress proves popular hit

From the Western perspective, the political enthusiasm of the Chinese people may be a paradox or exception to the theory. However, the emergence of this enthusiasm is the most normal thing in the revival of Chinese nation and the great cause of socialism for China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 18:23:39

Wei, the World: China's new aspirations revealed

This is a long day for journalists like me. Getting up at 4 a.m., just to make sure I’ll get a good glimpse at all things happening in the Great Hall of the People where the 19th CPC National Congress is taking place.
Source: CGTN | 2017/10/23 16:06:10

Parenting, educating not competitive sports

He must be the writer of his own story and choose his own narrative.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 20:08:39