OPINION

Cautious optimism needed on Xi-Trump meeting in Osaka


If Washington wants the Xi-Trump summit in Osaka to be a success, it needs to adopt a more practical and consistent China policy. The White House needs to rein in the impulse to corner China.

Time for Canada to show courage and wisdom

The problem has been caused by the Canadian side, so the move to solve the problem needs to be made by Canada. The North American nation has no dearth of sensible politicians and diplomats who have offered feasible solutions on different occasions. It is time for the Canadian government to muster courage to right the wrongs.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/27 13:25:32

Pompeo's diplomacy unsettles the world

Chinese people will remember Pompeo as a representative who breaks the bottom line of US diplomatic ethics. Letting such a person dominate US diplomacy will unsettle the world and put global peace at risk.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 22:58:41

Unpopular Pompeo

India protests against Pompeo's visit to the country.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 22:54:31

Blindly following US will worsen Canada's ties with China

Accusing China of disdain for the rules-based international order cannot disguise the fact that China is not the side that caused and exacerbated the deterioration of relations between Beijing and Ottawa.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 20:13:40

There will be no war between Iran, US: Iranian ambassador to China

“The US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal, strict economic sanctions against Iran and increasing US military presence in the Persian Gulf all show that Washington has many preconditions over talks with Iran,” said Iranian ambassador to China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 20:06:55

US Indo-Pacific Strategy: hard to achieve goals

In the end, to advance the strategy, it is definitely wrong to create adversaries and bring together allies and partners to contain them. China is a major country in the Asia-Pacific region. If the US really wants peace, stability and prosperity in the region, it should seek to cooperate with every country in the region, including China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 18:53:40

Once abandoning leadership, US should not expect others to follow: expert

China-US tensions are mounting. At the same time, trade disputes between the US and the EU continue to grow. What is Washington's main objective to start trade disputes with global economies? How will unilateralism and protectionism affect international order and global economy?
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 18:18:39

G20 to seek unity around multilateralism

Major tensions stem not only from trade, technological and monetary issues, but also from interference in the internal affairs of other countries. In this sense, the US is definitely working against international norms and UN principles of mutual respect.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 18:13:40

With increased confidence, China and Japan can lead on world stage

Of course, many sensitive issues between the two have not been resolved. The possibility of downtick in ties remains. But as long as the two can factor in global and regional governance, strengthen strategic communication, manage differences, and build political and social consensus, stability and development of relations is a given.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 17:38:41

China needs to focus on social welfare

In recent years, the Chinese government has been committed to improving the social security system, employment training system, and urban and rural living environment. The poverty alleviation program across the country has turned out to be fruitful, which demonstrates China's institutional efficiency.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 17:33:40

Cautious optimism needed on Xi-Trump meeting in Osaka

If Washington wants the Xi-Trump summit in Osaka to be a success, it needs to adopt a more practical and consistent China policy. The White House needs to rein in the impulse to corner China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 17:28:40

FedEx's lawsuit reveals US govt violating market principles

US media reported that FedEx was worried about being added to China's "unreliable entity list." Clearly, the list has been an important deterrent. China cannot do without punishing foreign companies that don't follow market rules, violate the spirit of contract and damage the rights and interests of Chinese enterprises.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/26 16:53:40

Equality key for China-US talks to resume

We hope the US will be pragmatic toward the negotiations. If Washington still wants to try exerting maximum pressure, Beijing will have to wait patiently for it to return to realism.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/25 22:03:41