OPINION

Reforms dictate Russian president's move to change PM


In terms of partnership with China, Russia will maintain friendship and cooperation with its East Asian neighbor. Relations between the two great powers will not waver easily.

Prevent Wuhan virus for auspicious festival

The new epidemic in Wuhan is not as horrible as SARS. We sincerely hope Chinese society can be more successful in preventing and controlling the pneumonia, and move a big step forward in terms of medicine, social management and public opinion compared with 2003.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 20:58:43

Europe can benefit from China-US phase one trade deal

Some European countries are still treading on the heels of the US, especially with regard to Chinese high-tech giant Huawei and the 5G technology issue. These countries have not yet figured out how to treat Chinese companies and technologies fairly, and are still taking sides based on ideology.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 20:28:40

US and China are in the same boat: Ezra Vogel

How does he analyze the current US policy toward China? Is there any possibility that the two countries will decouple? Ezra Feivel Vogel (Vogel) shared his insights in an exclusive interview with Global Times (GT) special reporter Wen Yan.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 19:03:40

China support vital to Myanmar's transition

Xi's visit, and agreements made during the trip, will not instantly solve all the problems and challenges between the two countries. Many Myanmar analysts, however, believe that this visit will open a new chapter in bilateral relations toward a much higher stratum backed by the sufficient political and economic might of China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 18:13:40

Reforms dictate Russian president's move to change PM

In terms of partnership with China, Russia will maintain friendship and cooperation with its East Asian neighbor. Relations between the two great powers will not waver easily.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 18:08:41

Oz using student visas to arm-twist China

Canberra might want to be reminded that its international PhD students are not cannon fodder for US international political agenda. Australia has its own geopolitical and geoeconomic interests, which Washington won't care about with the White House promoting its guiding principle of “America First.”
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/19 17:03:40

You've got express!

Many netizens expressed their appreciation for the delivery personnel on China's Twitter-like social platform Sina Weibo. However, as some pointed out, with the increasing number of parcels, the quality of delivery service has declined. The industry should do better by training the delivery staff to provide better service. Among these parcels, how many did you contribute in 2019?
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/18 19:28:40

Online traders use emotion to make profits

Fierce competition makes traders desperate. But any business should be based on honesty. Cooking up emotional tales or faking images is short-sighted. Although it may increase sales in the short run, sellers will lose the trust of consumers in the long run. Instead, they should create innovative methods to win the hearts of consumers.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/18 19:23:40

China capable of further releasing economic vitality

China's GDP grew 6.1 percent to 99.09 trillion yuan ($14.4 trillion) in 2019, almost reaching 100 trillion yuan. Besides, the GDP per capita surpassed $10,000 for the first time, reaching $10,276.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/17 17:12:06

Time for Action

UN member states have committed to a decade of action to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. There is no time for delay.
Source: Beijing Review | 2020/1/16 21:43:37

US faces pressure to increase exports

During the 22 months of the trade war, China responded to the US attempt to make China give up high-tech development and made the US understand that China is not the one to be trifled with.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/16 21:43:40

Despite phase one deal, some Americans stuck in old mind-set

The phase one trade deal has sent a signal – treating trade conflicts as a war while viewing the opposite side as an enemy is a mistake. No country can claim victory in trade wars, but consensus between China and the US can be found, eventually.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/16 21:13:42

2020, the year of living dangerously

The beginning of a new decade has a happy ring to it – a feeling of turning a page, of starting anew, of a fresh impetus. Yet, this year of the rat according to the Chinese calendar looks ominous, one in which the world will face many daunting challenges.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/16 19:43:41