Whether to follow the US' tariff policies tests Europe's strategic autonomy: Global Times editorial

The spirit of free trade is the cornerstone of the EU and the source of its economic prosperity. Protectionism will not solve EU's problems; it hinders development and sacrifices the future.

In the eyes of some Western forces, it seems that backwardness and poverty should be the true feature of Southwest China's Xizang Autonomous Region. Through a filthy, biased lens, they fail to see the realistic picture of the Tibetans' lives ...

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Trilateral consultations among China, Russia and India on strategic stability would not only contribute to world peace and security, but also build trust and mutual confidence between Beijing and New Delhi.

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Lai Ching-te assumes office with ignorance, arrogance and recklessness

I especially hope that the people in Taiwan will open their eyes and not be manipulated by the Lai authorities on their dangerous path. For the sake of peace, the people in Taiwan need to cooperate with the mainland to ...

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  • Lai Ching-te's rampant 'Taiwan independence' remarks will be met with severe countermeasures

    In response to Lai's rampant "Taiwan independence" provocations in his inauguration speech, the mainland's countermeasures will undoubtedly be more severe. The mainland's countermeasures will be intended to send a clear signal: Any dangerous and provocative behavior will pay a heavy price, and the mainland's countermeasures will definitely make the "Taiwan independence" forces feel real "pain."

    By Bei Pingfeng | 2024/5/22 9:23:00
  • Provoke once, counter once; the greater the provocation, the stronger the countermeasure: Global Times editorial

    Our determination to solve the Taiwan question and achieve national reunification is as firm as a rock, our ability to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity is unbreakable, and our actions against "Taiwan independence" and foreign interference are resolute and powerful. If Lai Ching-te and the DPP authorities persist in their doomed path of "Taiwan independence," they will ultimately crash and burn.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/22 1:00:24
  • Who is the ostrich sticking head in sand on Xinjiang-related issues?: Global Times editorial

    Increasingly, foreigners are beginning to understand that the so-called "forced labor" in Xinjiang is nothing more than Washington's cover for exercising economic hegemony against China under the guise of Xinjiang issues. Lies will eventually be exposed, and the malicious laws and rogue provisions related to Xinjiang will ultimately be swept away by the tide of open and multipolar international trade. Those who refuse to accept this trend will one day realize that the ostrich with its head buried in the sand is none other than themselves.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/22 0:18:03
  • US media's words of sowing discord will not shake China-Iran relations

    The China-Iran relationship will not be affected in the slightest, because it is based on common interests and willingness for cooperation, and China has no reason to hesitate about China-Iran relations.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/21 20:50:38
  • Foe countries may take advantage of sensitive moment to impose pressure on Iran

    Raisi's death itself will not have a significant impact on Iranian diplomacy. However, the indirect impact should not be overlooked. The US, Israel, and even European countries, may adopt new strategies in their policies toward Iran

    By Yue Hanjing | 2024/5/21 17:50:03
  • China-Russia coordination more valuable amid noise

    No matter how the West tries to sow discord, it will not change the overall trend of a stable and healthy development of China-Russia relations. China and Russia are both well aware of the Western agenda to sow discord between them and are increasingly reluctant to respond.

    By Cui Heng | 2024/5/21 17:39:15
  • 'Lai-style Taiwan independence' agenda is a dead-end: Global Times editorial

    The motherland must be unified, and it will inevitably be unified. Regardless of changes in the situation on the island or who holds power, it cannot change the fact that both sides of the Straits belong to one China, nor can it change the fundamental pattern and direction of cross-Straits relations, or block the historical trend of the eventual reunification of the motherland.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/21 1:14:42
  • Who is feeling uneasy about China's anti-dumping investigation?: Global Times editorial

    Using trade protectionist measures to suppress China has not and will not hinder China's development and rejuvenation; instead, it will only motivate the Chinese people to work harder. We also advise some individuals in the US that, rather than worrying about whether China will "retaliate," it would be better to recognize their mistakes and change their trade protectionist practices. This is the right path to take.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/21 0:19:43
  • Lai Ching-te's dangerous game: 'Taiwan independence' ambition risking cross-Straits peace

    Any attempt to "internationalize" the Taiwan question and engage in secessionist activities under the guise of democracy is a betrayal of the peaceful wishes of people worldwide and will surely be punished by history.

    By Bei Pingfeng | 2024/5/21 0:11:52
  • Militarizing space

    According to US media reports, the US military is implementing a new star wars plan, urgently expanding its space combat capabilities characterized by both offensive and defensive operations.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/20 20:25:54
  • US hypes over 'military base' in Southeast Asia aim to turn China into a 'threat'

    It is laid bare that the US is pleased to see proxy conflicts in the region, while China's security cooperation with Cambodia and other ASEAN countries aims to jointly maintain regional security and stability.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/20 19:54:56
  • We are seeing a rise in anti-imperialist consciousness

    The US is just a global machine, a global police force that is consistently hounding and brutalizing and bombing and slaughtering civilians. We are seeing a rise in anti-imperialist consciousness, said two US student protestors.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/20 17:41:03
  • What impacts are brought by Iranian President Raisi's death in helicopter crash?

    Iran continues to lose political and military leaders in abnormal circumstances, with some Western media outlets gloating about its misfortune.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/5/20 16:49:54
  • Rich connotation of China-Russia cooperation will continue to be enriched: Global Times editorial

    The current period is an important window for practical economic and trade cooperation between China and Russia, and the two sides' connections in politics, economy, technology, and culture will continue to be strengthened.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/19 23:52:37
  • The grip of addiction

    Every year, the vast number of illegal drugs circulating in American society claims the lives of tens of thousands of people.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/19 20:17:10
  • China has its own advantages in China-US talent competition

    Facing the US' technological blockade and talent flow restrictions, China needs to intensify its efforts to nurture domestic talent and implement policies to attract overseas talent, especially Chinese scientists and engineers living abroad.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/19 19:52:08
  • When will US learn abusing tariffs will not work?

    The Biden administration now certainly loves issuing more and more tariffs and economic sanctions against China. When will Washington accept that in order to show fidelity with what it stands for, it must throw the idea of tariffs and economic sanctions in the trash?

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/5/19 19:23:32
  • US 'human rights diplomacy' only defined by oligarchs, lobbies

    The US government, along with the elite in the country, has used its own actions to teach a lesson to all individuals around the world who have illusions about US “human rights diplomacy,” including those college students at home. The true meaning of “human rights diplomacy” is to use “human rights” and “humanitarianism” as a tool of US diplomacy.

    By Shen Yi | 2024/5/19 19:03:04
  • No actor has the right to rule the world unilaterally as a hegemon

    Since the establishment of our bilateral relations, Russia and China have come a long way. The relationship between our countries has proved to be trustworthy, reliable and mutually beneficial. Further strengthening the relationship is key to fulfilling the fundamental interests of Russia and China as well as ensuring global stability.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/19 18:16:37
  • US should embrace competition, not contain China, in electric vehicle development

    In terms of electric vehicle development, the US should compete with, not contain China. Overall, putting tariffs and preventing US consumers from gaining access to Chinese EVs is not going to do anything for a competitive position.

    By Peter Walker | 2024/5/18 12:46:58
  • New US tariffs on China seriously hurt global environmental protection: Global Times editorial

    The recent increase in tariffs imposed by the US on imports from China, particularly on electric vehicles (EVs), lithium batteries, and semiconductors, has sparked criticism globally.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/18 1:04:15
  • NATO's path to 'peace' is the road to war

    NATO's single, relentless strategy to just keep fighting, guarantees only enduring misery. Its path to so-called peace could lead us all on a journey to war.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/5/17 18:19:15
  • Stable devt of China-Russia ties beneficial to world peace, prosperity: Global Times editorial

    After 75 years of solid accumulation, lasting friendship and all-round cooperation between China and Russia provide a strong impetus for the two countries to forge ahead despite wind and rain. In the future, guided by head-of-state diplomacy, the two countries, standing at a new historical starting point, will jointly promote the all-round development of the China-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination for the new era, create more benefits for their peoples and make a due contribution to global security and stability.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/17 0:04:15
  • Political show

    The Philippines is making a political show in the South China Sea.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/16 22:45:19
  • Shooting of Slovak PM sounds the alarm for increasing political violence in Europe

    The shooting of Slovakia's prime minister sends a grim signal of political and social fragmentation, violence and extremism in Europe.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/16 22:21:06
  • American youth no longer buy into US capitalist ideology

    American exceptionalism and the myth that capitalism is just and will provide for the majority of people can simply no longer stand up to the facts on the ground for American students, both here and abroad. With American hegemony clearly no longer possible, the young people of this generation are rejecting the idea that we should dominate the world. They want to save it by living among our neighbors in peace.

    By Elias Cepeda | 2024/5/16 21:18:32
  • China-Singapore ties eye a new level under PM Wong

    Singapore's Lawrence Wong was sworn in as prime minister on Wednesday, succeeding Lee Hsien Loong. It is generally believed that the new government under Wong will maintain the continuity and stability of Singapore's domestic and foreign affairs.

    By Ma Bo | 2024/5/16 21:14:12
  • We have lost the West, but we have discovered 'the rest': Dugin

    Russian political philosopher and analyst Aleksandr Dugin (Dugin), whom some Western media call the "Putin's brain," is one of the most controversial scholars in Russia and has now joined China's social media platforms such as Sina Weibo and Bilibili, to seek more and deeper communication with Chinese web users and scholars. Before the announcement of Russian President Vladimir Putin's state visit to China, Global Times (GT) reporter Yang Sheng had an exclusive interview with Dugin in Moscow, where he shared his views about China-Russia relations and responses to some sharp and critical comments made by Chinese netizens on his opinions.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/16 21:06:22
  • China's new energy industry offers opportunities to the world

    China's new energy industry offers opportunities to the world.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/16 20:25:31
  • China's goodwill and patience toward the Philippines are not limitless: Global Times editorial

    There is an ancient Chinese saying: "A gentleman's acquaintance is as light as water, and a villain's acquaintance is as sweet as alcohol." Manila should carefully consider who is applauding its show in the South China Sea, giving it one sugar cube after another, and where these things that do not belong to it will ultimately push it.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/15 23:58:44
  • Self-harm

    When the US raises tariffs on Chinese green technology products, it is harming itself.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/15 22:09:07
  • China, Russia create a new paradigm of major-country relations

    This year marks the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Russia. Before Russian President Vladimir Putin's state visit to China scheduled from May 16 to 17, Global Times reporter (GT) Xia Wenxin, Yang Sheng and Yang Ruoyu exclusively spoke with the Chinese Ambassador to Russia Zhang Hanhui (Zhang) on the development of the relationship between the two countries, the Ukraine crisis and China-Russia cultural exchanges, among other topics.

    By Global times | 2024/5/15 22:03:43
  • Biden's tariffs a gamble for US economy

    US President Joe Biden's announcement to slap major new tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles, advanced batteries, solar cells, steel, aluminum and medical equipment on Tuesday has clear election considerations.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/5/15 21:53:57
  • US needs to abandon hypocrisy in AI cooperation with China

    China has already shown sincerity and goodwill in the strategic dialogue with the US. It is willing to strengthen communication and stands ready to strengthen communication and coordination with the international community, including the US, to establish a global framework and standards for AI governance with broad consensus. We hope that the US will also show corresponding sincerity and refrain from engaging in hypocritical behavior such as blocking, restricting, and sanctioning while engaging in dialogue.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/15 21:44:48
  • Peru, China forging robust economic ties, with vast potential for cooperation: Peruvian foreign minister

    China is Peru's largest global trading partner and Peru ranks as China's fourth-largest trading partner in Latin America. Peru has also actively engaged in the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The relationship between the two nations continues to evolve, with newfound dynamism. The recent visit to China of Peruvian Foreign Minister Javier González-Olaechea Franco (González-Olaechea) marked his inaugural trip after assuming office. In a recent interview with the Global Times (GT), he shared insights on the fresh opportunities for cooperation between the two nations, including in the new-energy sector.

    By Yin Yeping | 2024/5/15 0:41:33
  • Farce of new US tariffs on China this time doesn't even match the lines: Global Times editorial

    Despite some in the US hoping for China's "understanding," these tariffs greatly harm China's legitimate development rights and seek to limit the development space of related industries in China. China will definitely take resolute measures to defend its own interests. The US should not be arrogant or harbor any illusions.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/15 0:24:41
  • Russia, China find more common ground for cooperation

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will pay a state visit to China from May 16 to 17, a little more than a week after starting his new term in office. This highlights how much great significance Russia attaches to developing its relations with China. Ahead of Putin's trip, Alexey Maslov (Maslov), Director of the Institute of Asian and African Studies of Moscow State University, shared his opinions on topics, including China-Russia relations and Russia's development, with Global Times (GT) reporters Xia Wenxin and Yang Sheng.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/14 22:09:25
  • Filipinos unaware their country has become subject of a security transaction with US

    As China-Philippines tensions heat up, what insights can be drawn from past periods of friendly ties? Bobby M. Tuazon (Tuazon), director for Policy Studies of Philippine think tank Center for People Empowerment in Governance, former Chairman of Political Science Program at University of the Philippines, told Global Times (GT) reporter Li Aixin that 99 percent of Filipinos forget that China exported oil and rice to the Philippines at a very low price at the beginning of their diplomatic relationship when the Philippines' development faced huge challenges. While the US gives bullets, powder, cannons and missiles to the Philippines, it has nothing to give in terms of food.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/14 21:32:56
  • Destroying global economy

    The US continues to strengthen the existing hegemonic system centered around the US dollar.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/14 20:39:54
  • UK's spy allegation linked to Hong Kong a clumsy political show

    British authorities on Monday charged three men with "assisting Hong Kong's intelligence service in Britain," under the UK's 2023 National Security Act. China's central government and the local authorities in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) have strongly condemned the UK's moves as "malicious fabrication" and "unwarranted accusations."

    By Global Times | 2024/5/14 20:08:43
  • Can America still be called the land of the free?

    "From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free." This powerful slogan which captures the aspiration for the freedom of Palestine extending from the Jordan River to the Mediterranean Sea, is resonating with student protesters across the US who are urging for an end to the violence in Gaza.

    By Xin Ping | 2024/5/14 19:18:33
  • South Korean FM's visit to China hoped to foster more positive steps: Global Times editorial

    We hope that the positive step taken by the South Korean foreign minister's visit to China can bring about more positive steps from the South Korean side, and South Korea will work together with China to promote the healthy and stable development of bilateral relations.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/14 0:33:10
  • US-dominated international orders

    The so-called "rules-based international order" in the US is essentially "US-dominated international orders."

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/13 21:46:38
  • US 'double face' on Israel reveals Washington's diplomatic hypocrisy

    To deal with domestic and international pressure, the US is beginning to show a "double face" on Israel-related issues: criticizing Israel's military activities in Gaza on the one hand while reaffirming its firm support for Israel on the other. This self-contradiction precisely reflects the Biden administration's increasingly divided policy and fully demonstrates the hypocrisy of US diplomacy.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/13 21:30:17
  • West stuck in present while China sees the future

    Over the last two years, there have mounting accusations in the West that China is guilty of dumping its goods at uncompetitive prices on Western markets. This criticism has largely been directed at the new green technology industries, in particular solar power, wind turbines, and, most notably, electric vehicles. It is true that China, especially in a much earlier period, gave large-scale financial assistance to EV manufacturers and, until the end of 2022, subsidised the purchases of EVs, as quite a few other countries did. But the idea that these subsidies are the reason for the remarkable competitiveness of Chinese EVs is a fantasy.

    By Martin Jacques | 2024/5/13 21:14:54
  • What signal does the first China-Mongolia joint army training send?

    The China-Mongolia "Steppe Partner-2024" joint army training kicked off on Sunday in the Dornogovi Province of Mongolia. This is the first joint training between the two armies, with the Chinese side sending battalion-sized troops with various types of weapons and wheeled equipment to participate in the training. What signal does "Steppe Partner-2024" send?

    By Li Chao | 2024/5/13 21:07:25
  • Leaders' Meeting to open a new chapter in E.Asia

    A South Korean Foreign Ministry official recently revealed that the ninth China-Japan-ROK Leaders' Meeting is tentatively scheduled to be held in Seoul from May 26 to 27. Foreign Minister of the ROK Cho Tae-yul is paying a visit in China from May 13 to 14. South Korea, as the host country, is clearly eager to use the summit to urgently adjust its relations with China.

    By Da Zhigang | 2024/5/13 20:53:19
  • Even higher tariffs cannot protect the US automotive industry: Global Times editorial

    According to multiple Western media outlets citing a "person familiar with the plan," the US government is expected to announce as early as May 14 that it will increase the tariff on Chinese electric vehicles (EVs) from the current 25 percent to 100 percent, and impose new tariffs on other Chinese goods including semiconductors and medical supplies.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/12 23:59:22
  • Confiscating Russian assets a violation of the principle of sovereign immunity

    Recently, the US and the EU have been considering confiscating Russian assets worth hundreds of billions of dollars. While this move is aimed at supporting Ukraine, it has broader implications for international law and financial stability.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/12 20:55:47
  • Abusing tariffs

    President Joe Biden is set to announce new China tariffs as soon as next week targeting EVs.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/12 20:19:15
  • Certain US politicians see 'Taiwan independence' as a fat money-making opportunity

    The tactic of using the power of money to promote "Taiwan independence" is a common strategy employed by some forces in the international community. Certain members of the US Congress do not have the courage to openly support "Taiwan independence" and risk crossing China's red line. However, they have no qualms about leveraging the Taiwan question for personal gains. They have transformed the concept of "Taiwan independence" into a lucrative business opportunity, with American taxpayers being the unwitting victims.

    By Shen Yi | 2024/5/12 20:12:08
  • S. Korea needed by the West to foot the bill, not participate in decision-making

    Recently, there has been a lively debate in South Korea about the success or failure of its foreign policy. The warming relations between the US and Japan have raised concerns in South Korea about the possibility of being marginalized, and not being invited to the G7 summit has made it feel embarrassed. In fact, South Korea should have long recognized that what the West, particularly the US, needs from South Korea is for them to foot the bill, not participate in decision-making. It is now time for South Korea to promptly adjust its imbalanced foreign policy.

    By Zhan Debin | 2024/5/12 19:51:01
  • 'Overcapacity' hype akin to a fellow sprinter asking Bolt to run less fast: French entrepreneur

    What I like about China, and the key behind its success, is precisely that it doesn't work according to US logic.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/12 15:45:44
  • Is UK blaming China for a cyberattack that never took place?

    Western journalists and politicians are like hungry piranha which churn up the water in a feeding frenzy whenever a China-critical story emerges. Unfortunately, this time the story had more holes in it than a fishing net.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/5/11 11:45:18
  • Trilateral summit a litmus test for SK's diplomatic course correction: Global Times editorial

    Fundamentally, to stabilize and develop China-South Korea relations, both sides must consistently anchor themselves to the broad direction of friendly cooperation. This is not an optional question but a mandatory task for both parties to accomplish.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/10 23:26:20
  • A generational shift, from God and tradition to personal expression

    As Gen Z moves further from Washington's traditional strategy, or at least from the traditional interpretations of the capitalist will, the US' influence is poised for change, signaling a new era where global perspectives gain precedence over dated doctrines.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/5/10 19:17:16
  • Experience of China-Hungary exchanges sets example for others: Global Times editorial

    Cooperation between China and Hungary will not settle for merely achieving a perfect score; instead, it aims for higher achievements. Under the strategic guidance of the two countries' leaders, China and Hungary will script a new chapter of cooperation, jointly paving the way for a brighter future.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/10 1:03:06
  • Climate governance cannot succeed without China-US cooperation

    Both China and the US show a positive attitude toward climate dialogue, which not only sends a positive signal for China-US climate diplomacy and bilateral relations but it also has a positive impact on global climate governance.

    By Liu Yuanling | 2024/5/9 20:25:20
  • BRI cooperation leads a golden period of China-Hungary ties: Chinese Ambassador

    China and Hungary always respect each other's independently chosen development paths and domestic and foreign policies, firmly supporting enhanced connectivity. The two countries firmly oppose decoupling and bloc confrontation.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/9 20:08:04
  • Trapped

    UNICEF: Approximately 600,000 children in Raqqa are facing catastrophic risks.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/9 19:08:43
  • Expectations for China-Hungary relations remain high

    We have learned from history that bloc-formation is not a good direction, but rather connectivity and peaceful cooperation based on mutual respect and mutual benefits can support the peaceful coexistence and development of countries.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/9 18:58:20
  • China-Serbia community with shared future in the new era is promising: Global Times editorial

    Under the strategic guidance of the two countries' leaders, the ironclad friendship between China and Serbia will continue to flourish, benefiting the peoples of both nations, promoting world peace and development, and jointly advancing the building of a community with a shared future for mankind.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/9 0:32:15
  • Solomon Islands election results signal move away from geopolitical strife, offering new paths for societal development: analysts

    At the beginning of this month, the Solomon Islands, a Pacific island nation, announced the notable results of their recent elections. Jeremiah Manele, from OUR Party and the former Foreign Minister under the Sogavare government, was elected as Prime Minister.

    By Shan Jie | 2024/5/8 22:35:24
  • Farce of Canada accusing China of 'interference' backed by no proof

    The countries that fabricate the lies of "interference" are actually the real perpetrators of "interference." Canada should reflect on itself. Canada is increasingly following the American anti-China path.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/8 21:34:20
  • Championing peace

    China is willing to launch an initiative with France, on the occasion of the Paris Olympic Games, for a worldwide truce during the Games, Chinese President Xi Jinping said here Monday.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/8 21:03:32
  • China a model for all countries not satisfied with 'one model fits all' solutions: Serbian scholar

    A developing China can bring more not only to Serbia and Europe but also to the entire world, due to the rich experience it gained in the process of modernization. China became a model country for all countries that are not satisfied with “one model fits all” solutions.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/8 17:29:07
  • China-France joint statement has gathered voices of justice: Global Times editorial

    The China-France joint statement will make important contributions to promoting the Palestine-Israel peace process and maintaining world peace and stability, injecting powerful momentum and confidence into the construction of a community with a shared future for mankind.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/8 0:00:11
  • US approach to decouple from China is backfiring

    The friction and conflict between US and Chinese manufacturing will unfold on a broader scale.This strategic game will have complex impacts on the economies of both sides, including adjustments to their own economic structures and profound effects on global political, economic and security fields. Change has already begun.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/7 23:49:12
  • Grand delusions

    Sky News said that China has hacked the Ministry of Defence. The UK needs to stop politicizing cybersecurity issues and spreading false information. This symptom of paranoia deserves a severe diagnosis.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/5/7 23:38:17
  • Breaking the gentleman's agreement is ungentlemanly

    It is a miscalculation for the Philippines to try to gain some privilege in the manner of a rogue. And it is more than stupid to try to bring in an eagle so that it could prey on those living in the region.

    By Xin Ping | 2024/5/7 22:26:24
  • France serves as a bridge between the West and China

    French companies are also extremely keen on investing more in China. China is making itself more welcoming to foreign investment, especially from European countries. The administrative hurdles are being lowered.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/7 20:05:49
  • China and Serbia maintain 'iron-clad friendship' with more to come

    Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a signed article published in Serbian media on Tuesday that China stands ready to make China-Serbia ironclad friendship deliver more benefits to the two peoples. Serbia is one of the stops of President Xi's ongoing visit to Europe.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/7 19:51:45
  • Strategic significance of China-France relations is becoming increasingly prominent: Global Times editorial

    Under the strategic guidance of the two leaders, we look forward to China and France embarking on a new journey for the next 60 years of bilateral relations, constantly making new achievements for global peace and stability as well as human development.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/7 0:54:53
  • US needs to do more for peace in Gaza besides reported ammo halt

    The reported halt of US-made ammunition shipment to Israel is likely to be an isolated incident. Washington's general policy of taking sides with Israel is expected to remain unchanged, leading to bleak prospects for peace in Gaza.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/6 22:18:18
  • 60 years of friendship

    As 2024 marks the 60th anniversary of China-France diplomatic relations, exchanges in core sectors such as aerospace, nuclear energy and trade have already realized fruitful achievements.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/6 19:34:45
  • China-France relations can serve as an inspiring example for East-West ties: French scholar

    China-France relations can serve as an inspiring example for relations between East and West, showing that it is possible to overcome ideological and cultural differences to build a mutually beneficial partnership.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/6 16:42:52
  • Establishing diplomatic ties with China puts France at the forefront of history: French entrepreneur

    The growing power of China could enable France and Europe as a whole to emerge as an independent pole.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/6 15:43:37
  • Head-of-state diplomacy anchor of stability in China-Europe relations: Global Times editorial

    There is a saying in Serbia, "Friends are fruits of time." This is particularly apt in the context of China-Europe relations: Time will prove what true partners are like. We look forward to President Xi's state visits to the three European countries, injecting strong momentum into the further development of China's relations with the three countries and the China-EU comprehensive strategic partnership, and injecting more stability and positive energy into the turbulent world.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/6 0:25:33
  • US actions the primary drivers of potential instability in China ties

    US Secretary of State Antony Blinken left Beijing 10 days ago. What has Washington said and done about China since then?

    By Global Times | 2024/5/5 20:52:15
  • Mutual trust, curiosity and admiration for cultures constant factors in China-France relations

    Ahead of the Chinese leader's visit to France, Global Times reporter (GT) Chen Qingqing interviewed Eric Alauzet (Alauzet), president of the France-China Friendship Group in the French National Assembly, to talk about the implications of the visit for China-France relations, review the development of bilateral relations and discuss the role of China-France relations in China-EU relations.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/5 20:39:50
  • Hindering progress

    The US rumors about "China's overcapacity" are hindering the global energy transition.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/5/5 19:27:56
  • US limits on tax credits for EVs targeting China and 'overcapacity' hype reflect protectionism, unease with China's new-energy advantage

    The US released a final rule on Friday stating that electric vehicles (EVs) using materials from China will not be eligible for tax credits, amid its attacks on China's EV industry with so-called "overcapacity" rhetoric.

    By Su Yaxuan and Qi Xijia | 2024/5/4 17:48:29
  • For Europe, the real risk would be to do without China: French expert

    There is no fundamental conflict of interests between China and Europe. On the contrary, China and certain European leaders are willing to establish a win-win cooperation between themselves. For Europe, the real risk would be to do without China.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/4 13:50:11
  • Manele's election represents the Pacific Islanders' voice; West's slander may trigger strong local resentment

    Foreign minister Jeremiah Manele was elected as the Solomon Islands' new prime minister by members of parliament on Thursday. As a key figure in Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare's team, Manele's election represents the broad voice of Pacific Islanders seeking to continue mutually beneficial cooperation with China.

    By Ma Ruiqian | 2024/5/3 20:25:16
  • Chinese, French experts call for maintaining international order through multilateral cooperation

    As Chinese President Xi Jinping is about to visit France as the first stop-over of his visit to three European nations, the second China-France Forum on Global Governance was held in Paris on Thursday local time with the participation of more than 100 Chinese and French experts to discuss the reform on global governance and joint building of multilateralism.

    By Wang Wenwen in Paris | 2024/5/3 12:18:28
  • Hyping 'fatal' attacks is a political show by the PCG to smear China

    On Wednesday, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) held a press conference, condemning "China's use of brute force to assert its illegal claims." Experts stated that smearing China's "fatal" attacks in the South China Sea has become a common tactic used by the Philippines to provoke incidents. The PCG press conference was a political show that fully demonstrates the political scheme of the Philippines to provoke its dispute in the South China Sea.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/2 21:14:13
  • US tries to discredit China's peace efforts with'sour grapes'mentality

    While the two Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas held recent reconciliation talks in Beijing, US media outlet the Associated Press called it the latest attempt by China to "position itself as a broker in the Middle East as an alternative to the US and its Western allies," discrediting China's peace efforts with "sour grapes" mentality and focusing on geopolitical rivalry.

    By Global Times | 2024/5/1 19:06:01
  • Philippine infringement and provocation in South China Sea will inevitably backfire

    The situation in the South China Sea will not unfold according to Philippine playbook. Each infringement and provocation by Manila will be met with strong countermeasures from China. The stability and continuity of China's South China Sea policy are rooted in its interests in the waters and a clear understanding of the essence of the South China Sea issue. It will not be swayed by any individual country's narrative spin, nor will it fall into the trap of self-denial due to temporary fluctuations in maritime tensions.

    By Ding Duo | 2024/4/30 22:11:40
  • The illegality and invalidity of the so-called South China Sea arbitration awards

    China enjoys historic rights in the South China Sea, supported by historical evidence, domestic legal frameworks and international law.

    By Ma Xinmin | 2024/4/30 22:06:35
  • How has the Philippines staged Farmer and the Viper drama on Huangyan Dao?

    Marcos Jr. administration's hardline policies, expansionist tendencies have disrupted the tacit understanding between Beijing and Manila, greatly weakened the foundation of political mutual trust, and turned the win-win cooperation between China and the Philippines on Huangyan Dao into a zero-sum game, which is tantamount to turning back the wheel of history.

    By Chen Xiangmiao | 2024/4/30 19:16:30
  • The US at the UN: Peacebreaker at a place for peacemakers?

    Every nation that genuinely endorses a two-state solution should advocate for Palestine's full UN membership. Why are American politicians, who often vocalize their commitment to this solution, not doing what they are saying?

    By Xin Ping | 2024/4/30 14:55:19
  • Key to successful China-Hungary relations is mutual respect: foreign minister of Hungary

    It's a great honor that we will celebrate the 75th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Hungary with President Xi's visit. I see the cooperation as a success story, which we have to continue, says Hungarian FM

    By Global Times | 2024/4/30 10:48:56
  • Over-protectionism

    Major multinational car companies continue to invest in the Chinese market. The idea of "overcapacity" in China's new energy sector is unfounded.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/4/29 20:58:32
  • It is the US that is splashing 'boiling water' at Asia-Pacific

    Actually, what the US has done is splashing “boiling water” at the region, whose peace and stability never comes across the mind of the US.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/29 20:30:27
  • Unwise for Manila to tear up the 'gentleman's agreement': Global Times editorial

    The arbitrary tearing up and denial of the "gentleman's agreement" by the Marcos Jr government has damaged the foundation of trust between China and the Philippines and also exposed Manila's disregard of dialogue and cooperation in the South China Sea disputes, instead opting for confrontation and conflict.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/29 19:26:14
  • Hyping 'overcapacity' in China is the real threat to world: Global Times editorial

    Green industries and high-quality production capacity should not become a battlefield of the zero-sum game.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/29 0:28:07
  • The religious tendency of US politics is the real danger

    The push to pass the bills by emphasizing “common God” reflects a disturbing trend in US politics, that politicians lack a truly inspiring vision and have to cling to Anglo-Saxon white supremacist religious views to rally people.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/28 22:21:54
  • Unwilling to seek peaceful resolution, US increases military aid to Ukraine

    The US Congress and government have approved another package of military aid to Kiev, once again confirming their policy of throwing wood into the fire that has been destroying Ukraine for several years.

    By Timofei Bordachev | 2024/4/28 21:54:48
  • US smears 'China's overcapacity' as it loses competitive edge

    The US argument on “overcapacity” should be rejected as a self-seeking claim it does not apply to itself, because it is against fundamental principles of economic knowledge, and is against the interests of the world.

    By John Ross | 2024/4/28 19:19:03
  • Longing for peace

    The debris from the Palestinel-Israel conflict in the Gaza Strip is estimated to weigh 37 million tons, and unexploded shells buried in the rubble will make reconstruction work complicated.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/28 18:08:15
  • US must cooperate with China, lone ranger mentality outdated

    In today's world of innovation and science and technology development, there is no such thing as a lone ranger, and the era of going it alone is outdated.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/28 17:43:34
  • The real problem is Western undercapacity, not Chinese 'overcapacity'

    The issue isn't Chinese “overcapacity,” it's the incumbent powers wanting to keep control of who can develop and when they can develop.

    By Warwick Powell | 2024/4/28 15:31:39
  • China's sincerity and goodwill in promoting China-US ties fully demonstrated, will the US cherish it?

    If the US side can truly feel China's sincerity and goodwill, and have the strategic courage and political responsibility, there is reason to cautiously expect that this year China-US relations will see more positive changes conducive to stability, recovery and healthy development.

    By Shen Yi | 2024/4/28 14:20:04
  • Why is there no 'overcapacity' at Beijing Auto Show?: Global Times editorial

    Some people in the West are hyping up “overcapacity” of new-energy vehicles in China. Their fundamental purpose is to use trade protection policies and public opinion offensives to disrupt the momentum of China's new-energy vehicle industry.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/28 0:19:57
  • US-led arms race could push mankind into the abyss

    The US remains an indisputable global leader in terms of defense expenditures. The creeping militarization of world politics turns international relations into a zero-sum game, in which the goal is not to resolve a difficult problem, but rather to defeat the opponent.

    By Andrey Kortunov | 2024/4/27 17:15:08
  • Watch out! The 'Pandora's Box' of Japanese militarism is about to open

    Though well aware of the dangerous return of Japanese militarism, the US and Japanese authorities still decided to open a “Pandora's box” at the cost of regional and global peace, only to maintain US hegemony.

    By Xin Ping | 2024/4/26 12:42:04
  • Necessary to nurture positive expectations for China-Europe relations: Global Times editorial

    While the interaction between China and Europe is frequent and the atmosphere is warming, the complexity of the bilateral relationship is also becoming more apparent. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz's recent visit to China demonstrated the essence of mutually beneficial cooperation between China and Germany as well as China and Europe.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/26 0:57:56
  • To benefit from Chinese tourists, the US should avoid building 'high walls'

    The US has built "high walls" for itself, yet envies the world outside those walls.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/25 22:06:23
  • Unfair finger-pointing

    The US irrationally points finger at the increase in China's defense spending.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/4/25 20:35:01
  • Regarding China policy, the Philippines is the outlier in ASEAN

    The shift in the attitude of the Philippine government toward the US and China should not come as a great surprise. The Philippines has long been closer to the US than any other ASEAN country.

    By Martin Jacques | 2024/4/25 19:05:50
  • US is not truly omniscient, omnipotent as though it pretends to be

    In East Asia, some countries believe that the US is as omniscient and omnipotent as God. However, the reality is that the US is not truly omniscient and omnipotent, or at least it is pretending to be. Despite still allying with other countries to deal with China, the US' commitments are decreasing.

    By Zheng Yongnian | 2024/4/25 18:45:07
  • Overcapacity, not true; protectionism, doesn't work

    Protectionism is viewed negative in economic policy as it implies a desire to limit international trade in order to focus on domestic growth. Put more bluntly, it wants to close doors. The rhetoric of protectionism might sound tough

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/4/25 17:47:16
  • Flexing muscles only speeds up pace of Philippines turning into US cannon fodder

    The Philippines' attitude is crystal clear: Not interested in talking things out, but enthusiastic about preparing for military confrontation.

    By Ai Jun | 2024/4/25 15:51:43
  • 'If US nukes return, Britain will be on the frontline in a NATO-Russia war'

    Are US nuclear weapons returning to the UK, after 16 years? This worries many British people, and one of them is Angie Zelter (Zelter). Since last year, there have been reports saying that the US is planning to station nuclear weapons in RAF Lakenheath, a Royal Air Force station near the village of Lakenheath.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/25 15:50:38
  • China's capacity remains a strong engine for global energy transition: Global Times editorial

    Faced with the common challenge of climate change, promoting energy transition should uphold an open and cooperative attitude, rather than getting bogged down in futile trade disputes and blame games, otherwise it will only hinder the pace of global energy transition.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/25 0:29:19
  • Humanitarian disaster facilitated by US deepens division within American society

    From Columbia University to Harvard and Yale, a wave of protests supporting Palestine is sweeping across American college campuses. Behind this is the dissatisfaction of young Americans with the US' Middle East policy, which enables regional conflicts.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/24 21:24:30
  • US reindustrialization hinges on institutional guarantees

    The US is finally going to have its first true high-speed railroad. On Monday, construction began on the Brightline West, connecting Las Vegas and Southern California. The railroad will be a private, all-electric, high-speed rail line, 218 miles (350 kilometers) long, with trains running at a speed of 200 miles per hour. It?is expected?to take four years to build.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/4/24 20:26:31
  • With an espionage fever, UK politicians are keen on defaming China

    When certain types of events or topics become a regular part of the news cycle, they are almost guaranteed to receive extensive coverage in the British media. These subjects typically include the weather, the Royal Family, cute animals and children, corrupt politicians, and espionage. Britain has a particular fondness for spy stories.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/4/24 19:41:50
  • Southeast Asia has its own criteria facing major power competition

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi paid an official visit to Indonesia, Cambodia and Papua New Guinea from April 18 to 23 upon invitation. During the trip, Wang not only had high-level dialogues and meetings with leaders of these countries.

    By Ge Hongliang | 2024/4/24 19:10:10
  • Filipino govt prioritizes provocation against China over domestic welfare, loses hearts of local people

    In the South China Sea, the Philippines has become the most eager ASEAN member to challenge China as a vanguard in cooperation with the US' Indo-Pacific Strategy, but it frequently finds itself mired in the quagmire it has dug.

    By Hu Yuwei | 2024/4/24 17:35:10
  • Insatiable appetite

    The US plunders the world to feed its military industrial complex.

    By Vitaly Podvitski | 2024/4/24 9:35:45
  • Blinken should fasten the 'first button' before landing in China: Global Times editorial

    China-US relations should stabilize and improve, moving forward on a path of stability, health, and sustainability. In this regard, there is ample room for imagination and cooperation for both countries. At the same time, China has its own interests to uphold, principles to defend, and bottom lines to maintain. Hopefully the US side remains sufficiently clear-minded and avoids any misjudgments.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/24 0:28:47
  • Label of 'cannibals' shows US' inherent disrespect for PNG

    Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape stated on Sunday that his nation does not deserve to be labelled cannibals, blaming previous comments by US President Joe Biden who had "appeared to imply his uncle was eaten by cannibals after his plane was shot down over PNG during WWII."

    By Global Times | 2024/4/23 23:29:53
  • India should realize that the Maldives is not 'taking sides,' it's choosing independence

    According to reports, the People's National Congress party led by Maldives President Mohamed Muizzu won a landslide victory in Sunday's parliamentary elections, securing 71 out of 93 seats.

    By Su Lun | 2024/4/23 22:01:35
  • Blaming China won't solve Ukraine crisis

    US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will visit China from April 24 to 26, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin announced on Monday. This will be a very important visit to China in the aftermath of US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen's China visit.

    By Victor Gao | 2024/4/23 21:55:47
  • Why the West is obsessed with 'predicting Russia's failure' despite the opposite truth

    Since its outbreak in 2022, the Russia-Ukraine conflict has been ongoing for two years. Now, evidently, it is entering its latter phase. Russia continues to maintain its advantageous position in the current situation. Can Russia's economy and social mobilization capabilities sustain its current high-pressure situation and support it until the end of the conflict?

    By Cui Heng | 2024/4/23 21:45:55
  • 'The Philippines cannot be a proxy in any war the US wants'

    The escalation of the China-Philippine tensions raises concerns among regional countries in the South China Sea. How will the Philippines' provocations, instigated and supported by the US, affect the situation in the South China Sea in 2024? How do ASEAN member countries perceive the South China Sea tensions? Why do they hope that the situation will be contained?

    By Global Times | 2024/4/23 20:03:29
  • US blocks Palestine's path to full UN membership

    The US blocks Palestine's path to full UN membership.

    By Carlos Latuff | 2024/4/23 10:34:24
  • Chinese Navy's commitment is seen at Western Pacific Naval Symposium: Global Times editorial

    The powerful Chinese Navy serves as a guardian of world peace and important stabilizing force in the current regional situation. The presence of representatives from so many countries at this symposium, gathering to discuss topics dedicated to achieving peace, precisely demonstrates this point. We also hope that countries can make good use of this platform to promote mutual understanding and trust, transcend differences in safeguarding regional and global maritime peace and stability, and collectively compose a new chapter in maritime civilization.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/23 0:34:27
  • Dragged down

    Britain and Australia failed to be exempted from the US' International Traffic in Arms Regulations.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/4/22 21:53:30
  • South Korea's shattered G8 dream shows West is not that into it

    Proud South Korea, which has been yearning for a spot in the Group of Seven (G7), is not invited to this year's G7 summit set for June in Italy.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/22 21:45:44
  • Balikatan to stir up new trouble as it lures Japan

    The annual Balikatan or "shoulder-to-shoulder" drills is running from April 22 to May 10.

    By Chen Yang | 2024/4/22 19:48:37
  • Washington reluctant, but withdrawal of US troops from Niger is inevitable

    According to reports from US media outlets, US Deputy Secretary of State Kurt Campbell met with Niger's Prime Minister Ali Mahaman Lamine Zeine on Friday in Washington DC. During this meeting, the US agreed to the Nigerien request for the withdrawal of US troops.

    By He Wenpin | 2024/4/22 18:10:23
  • What are foreign media's intentions to discredit Chinese swimmers as the Olympics approaches?: Global Times editorial

    Recently, some US and Australian media outlets reported that Chinese swimmers tested positive for trimetazidine (TMZ) before the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2021, accusing the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) of shielding Chinese athletes and failing to hold the Chinese athletes accountable.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/22 0:29:49
  • Before Blinken visits China, let's give US a 'preventive shot': Global Times editorial

    US Department of State announced that US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will visit China from April 24 to 26. This arrangement is in line with widespread expectations around the world. China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has previously said China welcomes Blinken's visit to China.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/22 0:16:05
  • Mega-hypocrisy

    The US is aiding Ukraine and Israel while calling for human rights and peace.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/4/21 23:57:41
  • After passing Ukraine aid bill, the next focus for Washington is to disrupt China-Russia trade

    The US House has passed an aid package of more than $60 billion to Ukraine. Due to the "betrayal" of some Republican members, there is no suspense about the Senate passing the bill quickly.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/4/21 21:33:49
  • 'China's overcapacity' complaints won't boost Western competitiveness

    The G7 Foreign Ministers' communiqué after their meeting in Capri, Italy on Friday highlighted concerns regarding China's "non-market policies and practices," emphasizing that these practices lead to "harmful overcapacity" that undermines workers, industries and economic resilience of G7 countries.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/21 21:22:37
  • West mired in Ukraine crisis due to unwillingness or inability to confront reality

    As the Russia-Ukraine war drags on, a peace conference is to be held in Switzerland this summer. But Russia's President Vladimir Putin said that Russia hadn't been invited to participate in June's talks. "It would have been funny if it weren't so sad," he commented.

    By Eusebio Filopatro | 2024/4/21 20:29:21
  • What is the cultural foundation for the sustainable growth of the Chinese economy?

    For the past two years, the sustainability of China's high-speed economic development has been a hotly debated topic. The Western media's criticism of China's economy is nothing new, dating back nearly 30 years.

    By Gao Jian | 2024/4/21 20:22:39
  • Chinese report on US foreign aid an eye opener

    The Chinese Foreign Ministry recently issued a report that everyone should read. Titled "The Hypocrisy and Facts of the United States Foreign Aid," the document?states that US aid to other countries "ignores the practical interests and long-term development of recipient developing countries."

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/4/21 18:05:32
  • G7 stirs up SCS issue to sow discord in Asia-Pacific

    Once again, the G7 has pointed its accusing finger at China. The group's Italy 2024 Foreign Ministers' Statement issued on Friday claimed, “There is no legal basis for China's expansive maritime claims in the South China Sea, and we oppose China's militarization, coercive and intimidation activities in the South China Sea.”

    By Wang Wenwen | 2024/4/20 19:37:53
  • Using Chinese-made ships as targets for military exercises is a ridiculous stunt by Philippines: Global Times editorial

    The current situation in the South China Sea is generally stable, but the US and the Philippines are constantly causing trouble, trying to drag down and consume China. China will never fall for it.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/20 1:14:45
  • Palestinian issue a test not only for US' conscience: Global Times editorial

    It should not be forgotten that lasting peace in the Middle East must be based on common interests and should be achieved through joint efforts. If peace is treated as a backyard to be trimmed, the trimmer will eventually become the destroyer of peace.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/20 0:19:49
  • Fake news or common practice? Suspicions behind US interference in Solomon Islands election

    The public opinion storm over interference in the election reflects the dissatisfaction of Pacific Island countries with the US using aid to exert political influence, and their dissatisfaction with the US using aid as leverage to exchange for its own geopolitical interests.

    By Qin Sheng | 2024/4/19 22:56:03
  • Why has China's manufacturing industry become a 'scapegoat' for the US?: Global Times editorial

    We urge the US government to recognize the achievements of China's manufacturing industry, respect the rules and direction of globalization, and stop wielding the "Section 301" stick recklessly. This could be the first step toward a more constructive relationship.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/18 23:30:26
  • Australia's new defense strategy a miscalculation of Asia-Pacific situation

    Australia's inexplicable insecurity and anxiety when facing China are essentially the result of being misled or influenced by the US.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/18 20:47:14
  • Planning destruction

    The United States suppresses opponents to maintain its technological hegemony.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/18 20:20:36
  • Japan's contradictory China policy: 'mutually beneficial' ties vs 'strategic challenges'

    The Japanese side should not play word games on the "mutually beneficial relationship based on common strategic interests" and say one thing but do another.

    By Yao Zeyu | 2024/4/18 19:38:05
  • Fears grow as warlike West is sleepwalking into a trap of its own construction

    There is a fundamental problem in the West with constantly predicting war and marching an increasingly militarized population toward it. It risks turning our worst possible fears into the worst possible reality.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/4/18 19:17:28
  • Politicizing fentanyl only threatens more US lives

    The drug epidemic in the US is a problem of legal and social governance at home, and there is no need to insist on demanding answers from China.

    By Su Lun | 2024/4/18 18:04:24
  • What signals are released in video call between Chinese, US defense chiefs?: Global Times editorial

    As the stable foundation of the development of China-US relationship, we hope to see substantial improvement in the military relationship. In particular, the US needs to show credibility, gain trust from China, and more importantly, gain trust from the world.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/18 0:06:12
  • West wields big stick of sanctions against Iran again, revealing blatant double standards

    Western media outlets are hyping up the conflict between Iran and Israel, bringing Iran to the forefront of the Palestine-Israel conflict and intending to shift the international community's attention away from the real crux of the conflict.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/17 21:17:38
  • How is the US pushing the Philippines into line of fire?

    The Philippines should seriously consider the consequences of the US' Typhon Missile System deployment and think again before proactively tuning itself as cannon fodder for the US.

    By Ai Jun | 2024/4/17 19:39:19
  • Exploited

    Japan is exploited by the US to achieve its China containment strategy.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/17 19:31:05
  • Who is responsible for the failure of peace mechanisms in the Middle East?

    By failing to uphold its international responsibilities and obligations, the US is exacerbating the humanitarian crisis in the region.

    By Wang Jin | 2024/4/17 18:32:56
  • Chinese modernization more than Shanghai's impressive skyscrapers, dazzling nightscapes

    For anyone seeking a more authentic understanding of China and trying to grasp why China has chosen its unique path of modernization, Shanghai serves as a crucial window. However, there is more to China than just Shanghai.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/4/17 18:11:43
  • Peace, not war

    May peace prevail over war.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/17 17:06:11
  • Weaponization of credit rating

    The US is weaponizing the credit rating system.

    By Vitaly Podvitski | 2024/4/17 16:34:43
  • China, Germany send strong message of mutually beneficial cooperation to stabilize world: Global Times editorial

    Facing the new political and economic situation in the world, it is believed that China-Germany relations have the ability to face reality and have the courage to face the future, and will surely be able to achieve long-term stability.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/16 23:53:37
  • Scholz's visit an exploration of the 'real China'

    Scholz's current visit is more like an exploration of the "real China," which will help correct some misrepresentations, such as speculations of the "collapse of the Chinese economy" and claims of a “China threat." There are many uncertainties in the world, but it is certain that China has always regarded Europe as a partner rather than a competitor.

    By Su Yaxuan | 2024/4/16 21:44:05
  • Key to resolving Mideast tensions not 'China reining in Iran,' CNN wrong

    CNN is wrong. The key to solving the Middle East conflict is not “reining in Iran," the responsibility lies with the US and Israel. Who should play the biggest role in "avoiding an all-out war in the Middle East"? The answer is the US.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/16 21:17:00
  • Off target

    All the "theories" created by the US against China have collapsed.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/16 20:34:02
  • AUKUS links Australia to US' dangerous policy

    Lambasted at the time as being an Anglo, white man's club, hearkening back to times past, the AUKUS is now on the verge of falling over. And Australia will be its main victim.

    By John Queripel | 2024/4/16 19:51:56
  • US may face backlash for condoning Japan's erroneous view on WWII history

    The US believes that Japan failing to reflect on its history of aggression will only impact East Asian countries, but it is unaware that Washington cannot remain aloof. Irresponsible responses will ultimately lead to bitter consequences for the US.

    By Liu Weidong | 2024/4/16 19:45:41
  • 'Historical records 100 percent support China's claims in the South China Sea,' says British scholar

    China's sovereignty claim over the South China Sea is not a modern issue, nor is it directly related to the rise of contemporary China. Some Western scholars, especially those who do not understand the history, regard China's claim as baseless, which shows their ignorance.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/16 18:31:36
  • Haiti: victim of US interventionism

    Haiti has long been portrayed as a hopeless country needing constant rescuing. But make no mistake, too many of Haiti's woes are not of its own making. It is time Haiti's almighty neighbor got off its high horse and let the Haitians choose their own course.

    By Yi Xin | 2024/4/16 14:29:05
  • Canton Fair an epitome of China, world helping each other succeed: Global Times editorial

    For the world, especially in the current situation of continuous local conflicts and turmoil, such a comprehensive international trade fair with a wide source, good transaction results, and considerable reputation is also an important public product contributed by China. The more turbulent the world situation is, the more prominent the value of such a trade fair becomes.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/16 0:33:44
  • US media smears China for Western failure to defeat Russia

    The US media is smearing China by accusing it of providing military components to Russia – a way to find excuses for failing to defeat Russia on the battlefield.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/15 20:46:09
  • Down the wrong path

    The US pushes the Philippines, Japan to the frontline of conflict with China.

    By Carlos Latuff | 2024/4/15 19:42:48
  • China not a 'risk' for Germany or Europe: German sinologist

    There are different kinds of risks for Germany and Europe, and we can overcome the risks that we are confronted with only in a common endeavor. But China itself is not a risk for anybody.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/15 19:33:45
  • Scholz's visit once again proves what the mainstream of China-Germany ties is: Global Times editorial

    The practical needs of China-Germany cooperation far outweigh the temporary clamor of public opinion.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/14 23:25:44
  • Will restraint prevail over escalation after Iran's counterattack on Israel?

    The attacks on Israel have helped calm domestic sentiments in Iran and achieved certain level of revenge. As a result, the likelihood of both sides rapidly escalating tensions again is small.

    By Wang Guangda | 2024/4/14 21:22:54
  • How will situation evolve after Israel-Iran tit-for-tat?

    The biggest nightmare in the Middle East is that peace is always immensely difficult to reach, and war is always terribly easy to occur.

    By Ai Jun | 2024/4/14 21:10:41
  • Walling off China rather than driving own innovation hurts US tech devt

    My No.1 recommendation to the American government has always been, rather than being fixated on putting up walls to the Chinese, focus on putting your foot on the gas and driving forward American innovation

    By Global Times | 2024/4/14 20:43:33
  • Growing fear

    59 percent of public K-12 teachers say they are at least somewhat worried about the possibility of a shooting ever happening at their school.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/14 20:29:58
  • Japan under Kishida plays with fire, risks burning itself

    Japan, once a passive participant in the US' China strategy, now appears to be an active pawn in Washington's grand geopolitical game. But it must tread carefully: Standing with allies is one thing, but only standing where one is told to stand is another.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/14 20:12:58
  • US' minilateral frameworks run counter to global tide

    Today, the series of bilateral or minilateral security cooperation frameworks established by the US in the Asia-Pacific, including the US-Japan-Philippines cooperation, serve as main pillars for the US empire.

    By Dai Fan | 2024/4/14 19:41:50
  • The US-Japan-Philippines trilateral summit shows that the US is the source of crisis in the South China Sea dispute

    The recent trilateral summit held between the US, Japan, and the Philippines was characterized by unfounded attacks and smears against China. According to US media outlets, a US government official stated that the White House is sending a message through the summit that China is “the outlier in the neighborhood.” The US' deliberate distortion of facts and reversal of right and wrong is filled with a strong anti-China sentiment. Their claims that the US-Japan-Philippines cooperation “is not aimed at” China, while actively hyping up the South China Sea issue and baselessly accusing China clearly demonstrate that the US is the source crisis and instigator of conflict in the Asia-Pacific region.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/13 19:50:54
  • US should no longer veto Palestine's bid for full UN membership: Global Times editorial

    Palestine's application for full membership of the United Nations has once again entered a "sprint" phase, with the world closely watching the outcome. During a closed-door meeting on April 11, members of the UN Security Council failed to reach a consensus on Palestine's bid.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/12 21:36:35
  • China, Germany must have mutual understanding and balance to benefit from economic exchange

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    Restoring peaceful and cooperative relations between China and South Korea is not difficult.

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    No military posturing and provocative language by any party at the behest of external powers should be allowed to distract, let alone disrupt, the overall symbiotic China-ASEAN partnership.

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    The US is now wasting an enormous amount of money on ineffective geopolitical campaigns.

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