UK stands to lose more than China if free trade deal falls through

Some British media outlets said the UK is prepared to sacrifice a free trade agreement with China to protect the people of Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 21:20:05

Greater sincerity needed from HSBC to win back China market

Peter Wong, a senior executive with HSBC, has come out in support of China's national security legislation for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, according to comments posted on the ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/4 0:49:04

Will agricultural buys be weather vane of China-US trade deal?

The prospects of the phase one trade deal have never been more puzzling. Right after media reports said that the Chinese government had told major state-run agricultural companies to halt ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/2 22:39:15

US needs to reflect on its social and economic discrimination

Anti-racism sentiment has swept across the US following the death of George Floyd. Protests have led to nationwide unrest, with people burning police stations, smashing store windows and destroying public ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/1 21:34:43

Advisable for India not to engage in US-China confrontation

As US-China tensions escalate over a wide range of issues covering almost every realm, some are predicting that the world's two largest economies are about to enter a new Cold ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/31 20:25:50

Growing uncertainties in Canada raise alarm for Chinese companies

Before Wednesday's ruling on Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's extradition case, China's domestic public opinion was dominated by optimism. Yet, the court's decision was disappointing and unexpected, raising concerns over whether ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/28 21:23:41

World needs to recognize gravity of a US-China 'financial war'

US President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that his administration could react strongly against China's push for a national security law for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). As ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/27 22:43:34

China's efforts to bring citizens back from India should not be over-interpreted

The Chinese government will help arrange special flights for its citizens that are willing to fly home but are stuck in India due to the country's nationwide coronavirus lockdown, according ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/26 21:33:40

Meng's trial result to steer China-Canada relations

Whether or not the extradition case against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou will come to an end hinges on a crucial decision that will be released by a Canadian judge on ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/25 22:12:54

Victoria's BRI deal benefits local economy

Australia's southeastern Victoria state should stick to its partnership with China to cooperate on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), despite noises made by politicians in Canberra, Chinese analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/25 20:23:40

Australia should distance itself from a possible new China-US 'cold war'

The US Department of Commerce on Friday added 33 Chinese companies and institutions to an economic sanctions blacklist, a clear signal that the US intends to intensify efforts to decouple ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/24 22:48:06

Australia can't hold high hopes for Pompeo's support

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday lashed out at China for its "economic retribution" against Australia, claiming the US would continue to support the latter's push for an ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/21 20:48:40

China won't fire first shot in trade war with Australia

After China slapped an 80 percent tariff on Australian barley this week, Australia's Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said that his country would not seek a tit-for-tat retaliation against China by ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/20 23:55:12

India's attempt to replace China is self-righteous

An economy-crippling lockdown doesn't seem to have deterred India from daring to dream big as its ambition to replace China's role in the global industrial chain expands.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/19 21:48:40

China-India biz ties can't be derailed by US amid COVID-19

India has reportedly backed for an EU draft resolution tabled at the World Health Assembly (WHA) calling for a probe into the source of the COVID-19 virus. Yet, it is ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/18 23:40:22

Trade diversification in doubt as Canberra obsesses over politics

Politicians from the Morrison government appear more willing to encourage Australian companies to explore new markets rather than make any effort to ease the simmering tensions with China, disregarding the ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/17 20:33:08

Trump's move to link COVID-19 blame game with trade deal misguided

US President Donald Trump's linking of his coronavirus blame game with the phase one trade deal is a dangerous development which could push China to its limit.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/14 22:58:37

Australia delusional in expecting normal trade amid tensions with China

You can't have your cake and eat it too is a proverb that could be of use to some Australian officials, who continue to escalate tensions with China while hoping ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/13 20:16:39