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.

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.


China is well positioned to forge strong relations with Russia, while at the same time providing effective strategic maintenance of its relationship with the US and Europe. This should be China's strategic "megaproject" in the 2020s.

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.

  • 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
  • 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

    German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is scheduled to travel to China this weekend, accompanied by three federal ministers and a business delegation, according to media reports. The Global Times reporters Chen Qingqing and Bai Yunyi (GT) recently interviewed Matthias Machnig (Machnig),

    By Global Times | 2024/4/12 20:30:06
  • Is US-Japan-Philippines alliance a precursor to creating an Asia-Pacific NATO?

    On April 11, the first-ever trilateral summit involving the US, Japan and the Philippines was convened, hosted by US President Joe Biden. Strategic imperatives underpin this tripartite alliance.

    By Anna Rosario Malindog-Uy | 2024/4/12 16:02:36
  • Modi's remarks on China-India relations are thought-provoking: Global Times editorial

    If India can implement Modi's statement and meet China halfway, bilateral relations moving forward on a healthy and stable track is something that can be expected.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/11 23:51:13
  • Choice of South Korean people again sounds alarm for Yoon's foreign policy

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

    By Global Times | 2024/4/11 22:36:26
  • No external power should be allowed to distract symbiotic China-ASEAN partnership

    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.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/11 19:37:08
  • Overcapacity rhetoric fails to cover West's waning competitiveness

    The underlying cause of the "overcapacity" complaint from the West is actually a shift of competitiveness.

    By Ou Shi | 2024/4/11 19:06:48
  • Moving toward a high-level China-Africa community with a shared future

    China-Africa cooperation has never been closed or exclusive but open, confident and innovative, setting an example for practicing multilateralism.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/11 15:49:40
  • US echo chamber produces anti-China propaganda

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

    By S.L. Kanthan | 2024/4/11 15:45:27
  • America's overcapacity in exporting turmoil

    America's overcapacity in exporting turmoil to the world.

    By Carlos Latuff | 2024/4/11 13:36:54
  • The busy scene of Chinese diplomacy is not accidental: Global Times editorial

    This is the kind of busyness that truly promotes dialogue and exchanges and promotes win-win cooperation.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/10 23:40:40
  • US-Japan-Philippines minilateral group unstable, fosters conflict and confrontation

    While the ambitions of the US, Japan, and the Philippines may seem well-calculated, this so-called trilateral cooperation, in fact, faces the imminent risk of falling apart.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/10 22:19:39
  • Japan's shortsightedness

    'Relying on US to contain China' brings illusions and dangers to Japan

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/10 18:50:30
  • Why I confidently believe China can deal with every challenge it faces

    The people are behind the Chinese government, and Confucian values provide a level of identity and cohesion to the Chinese people.

    By Peter Walker | 2024/4/10 17:57:51
  • Oversupply? Market, not Washington, has the answer

    The global economy cannot be defined solely by the interests of the US and Europe.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/4/10 17:21:52
  • 'Relying on US to contain China' brings illusions and dangers to Japan: Global Times editorial

    In plain terms, under the obsession with great power competition among some in the US and Japan, the "upgrading" of the US-Japan alliance merely further strengthens Japan's role as a tool for containing China.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/9 23:22:14
  • Harassing Chinese students and scholars shows US' disequilibrium and insecurity

    The restrictions on Chinese citizens entering the US border will only cede the opportunity to other countries that encourage people-to-people exchanges with China, while increasing US' self-isolation.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/9 20:39:39
  • Bound to fail

    DPP's “dollar diplomacy”

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/9 19:45:46
  • Bound by NATO, Europe has to fight US wars

    Having nuclear weapons makes us a target. We see NATO playing a negative and destabilizing role, contributing to global tensions.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/9 19:23:31
  • Connectivity and cooperation much better than decoupling and derisking: Hungarian finance minister

    Connectivity and cooperation are much better for all companies in Hungary than the decoupling and derisking mentioned in European policy many times.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/9 19:03:31
  • Three 'surprises' I got in the US while discussing the return of Chinese cultural artifacts

    In early April, the 118th Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law (ASIL), the largest and most prestigious academic conference in the global international law community, took place in Washington DC as scheduled. Given the US' prominent role in shaping the postwar international legal system, ASIL plays a crucial role in the theoretical research, rules development and reform of the international legal system.

    By Huo Zhengxin | 2024/4/9 12:42:32
  • Yellen's visit to China shows who is asking a favor from whom

    When US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen visited China, her attire, the restaurants she went to and the dishes she ordered all sparked discussion on Chinese social media. This demonstrates the importance Chinese society attaches to the US and their expectations for improvement in China-US relations.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/4/9 0:36:21
  • Key facts clearer by comparing China-Europe, US-Europe interactions: Global Times editorial

    There is vast potential for China-Europe cooperation, and we hope that the European side will meet China halfway, quickly overcoming the obstacles in China-Europe relations. This is not only about the interests of China and Europe but also concerns world peace, stability and prosperity.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/8 23:38:02
  • Difficult to count on US to change bias as Gaza conflict enters new phase

    It is because of the US' excessive bias that the humanitarian crisis has been created in Gaza.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/8 21:54:50
  • The murder case of Handan student: let the law shine a light on fairness and justice: Global Times editorial

    Judicial justice is reflected in the handling and judgment of specific cases, and this case will be no exception.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/8 20:43:06
  • Mapping the future

    Thailand pushes EU Schengen-style visa for mainland Southeast Asia

    By Global Times | 2024/4/8 20:21:52
  • Decoupling from China not a feasible option for US

    From the Chinese perspective, we want to deal with the US on equal terms and prevent the deterioration of relations between China and the US. If we lose stability, peace, mutual respect and mutual benefit in China-US relations, I can't foresee a world with peace, prosperity and development.

    By Victor Gao | 2024/4/8 18:26:52
  • US-led NATO brings disastrous 'wars of choice'

    When the US intervenes in internal politics, or dozens of "covert regime change operations" around the world, this violates international law, creates disorder and provokes wars, all of which are harmful to the common good worldwide.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/8 17:13:21
  • Southern Theater Command's South China Sea patrol sends a clear signal: Global Times editorial

    The Southern Theater Command of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) organized a joint naval and air strategic patrol in the South China Sea on April 7. In a statement, it also stated that "all military activities disrupting the South China Sea situation and creating buzzes are under control."

    By Global Times | 2024/4/8 0:12:42
  • The memories of holiday travel should not only be 'the crowds': Global Times editorial

    Tourists crowded scenic spots in Tianshui of Gansu Province, Jinan of Shandong Province, and Nanjing of Jiangsu Province in China. The surge in tourism during the Qingming Festival holidays has left a deep impression on people.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/7 23:00:51
  • DPP authorities' politicization of earthquake a 'secondary disaster' to Taiwan residents

    As relief operations for Taiwan island's strongest earthquake in 25 years, which struck Hualien on Wednesday, continue, a "secondary disaster" is emerging in the political sphere, putting the lives and well-being of the island's residents, especially those affected by the disaster, at risk.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/7 20:04:35
  • Money overflow

    The overflowing money in the US presidential election

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/7 19:33:52
  • NATO shows real signs of impending demise

    April 4, 2024, marks the 75th anniversary of the founding of NATO. As a product of the Cold War, NATO should have been disbanded, but over the years, it has served as a war machine and facilitated US hegemony.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/7 18:37:16
  • US-Japan-Philippines' minilateral mechanism harms the prosperity, stability of Asia-Pacific

    On April 11, US President Joe Biden, Japanese Prime Minister Kishida Fumio and Philippines President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr will hold a trilateral summit in the US, the first trilateral US-Japan-Philippines leaders' summit.

    By Sun Xihui | 2024/4/7 18:35:00
  • My Xizang field trip tells a story different from the West's lies about the region

    Over the past decades, Southwest China's Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region has experienced a period of unprecedented development. This year marks the 65th anniversary of Serfs' Emancipation Day

    By Global Times | 2024/4/7 17:28:25
  • Can Biden take the opportunity to promote youth exchanges with China?

    Slam dunks are a big part for basketball matches. A player might be remembered for scoring a slam dunk, but a player will definitely be remembered for missing one. US President Joe Biden has his own slam-dunk opportunity available to him in 2024, but will he take it?

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/4/7 17:17:31
  • West's ill intention revealed in their lies about 'forced labor' in China's fishing industry

    The claim of "forced labor" has increasingly become a tool of the US Congress in its fight against the Chinese economy. These fallacies, fabricated by certain anti-China organizations, have no evidence whatsoever and are purely farcical, created in the illegal manner of "conviction first, review later."

    By Yuan Mengchu | 2024/4/7 17:17:17
  • This detail of Yellen's visit to China is worth Washington's reflection: Global Times editorial

    US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen's visit to China has attracted widespread attention. This is the latest move to implement the important consensus reached by the leaders of the two countries during their phone call on Tuesday.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/6 23:59:03
  • China's assistance to Cuba a part of global opposition to hegemony

    On April 3, local time, the first batch of emergency food aid from the Chinese government arrived at José Martí International Airport in Havana. Luo Zhaohui, the director of the China International Development Cooperation Agency

    By Global Times | 2024/4/6 21:55:42
  • Aiding war

    The US is aiding the war in Gaza.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/6 21:48:56
  • 'The rule of law says that the islands are Chinese'

    The recent tensions between China and the Philippines have been flared up by the Philippines to make illegal claims over South China Sea islands and maritime rights. Nonetheless, a book written by Anthony Carty

    By Global Times | 2024/4/6 17:42:35
  • Campbell bares AUKUS' destabilizing nature

    It seems that on Wednesday, US President Joe Biden's No.2 diplomat came up with a new pretext to peddle the questionable AUKUS, the trilateral security pact between the US, UK and Australia, to more countries. On that day, US Deputy Secretary of State Kurt Campbell told Washington-based think tank Center for a New American Security that AUKUS' submarine capabilities “have enormous implications in a variety of scenarios, including in cross-strait circumstances” – “a rare linkage between Taiwan and AUKUS,” according to the Reuters.

    By Xia Wenxin | 2024/4/5 21:26:18
  • Armenia should deepen friendly exchanges with China, learn from Chinese modernization experience

    It is simply impossible to speak and write about China's achievements without surprise and pride, because the key organizer of these achievements is our brotherly Communist Party of China (CPC).

    By Erjanik Ghazaryan | 2024/4/5 15:16:07
  • What kind of 'constructive' and 'responsible' approach can we expect from Yellen?

    Us Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen mentioned two words, “constructive” and “responsible,” ahead of her visit to China. Will she deliver it?

    By Ma Yuhan | 2024/4/4 20:46:42
  • Why the US has once again requested a phone call between Chinese and US heads of state

    There are many people who hold a pessimistic view toward ties between China and the US, with countless analyses focusing on conflicts and confrontations between the two. Therefore, in recent years, the most positive development in China-US relations can be attributed to the meetings and phone calls between the leaders of both countries. The communication between the heads of state has played a crucial role in maintaining stability and fostering confidence in the China-US relationship.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/4/3 21:52:13
  • NATO expands across the globe, setting its sights on becoming a military empire

    The 75-year-old NATO's purpose changed from a straightforward security alliance into one which is intent on projecting its own worldview far beyond its borders, a political objective, not a military one. It is also extending its geographical reach just as far as it feels like. The Euro-Atlantic grouping has morphed into global NATO, with ambitions to become imperial NATO.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/4/3 10:21:55
  • ASEAN dignitaries' intensive visits to China highlight undertones of regional stability: Global Times editorial

    Hopefully, more countries in the region will join the family of maintaining peace and stability and together promote greater achievements in China-ASEAN relations. We also sincerely look forward to continuing joining hands with ASEAN countries, taking the opportunity of the 70th anniversary of the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence this year to vigorously carry forward the Bandung Spirit that calls for solidarity, friendship and cooperation, to eliminate external interference, enhance solidarity and cooperation, safeguard peace and tranquility and provide more positive energy and stability to the region and the world.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/3 0:34:40
  • Even 100 'island chains' won't make 'Taiwan independence' forces sleep well: Global Times editorial

    The strengthening of US-Taiwan military collusion has become entangled with the US' intense moves to gang up Asia-Pacific allies to build an encirclement defense chain against China, forming a destructive resonance of the same frequency.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/3 0:30:27
  • Can't bear better China-Australia ties, VOA attempts to kidnap Canberra morally

    Australia's gradual return to a rational and pragmatic approach to China means the two sides have greater room for more cooperation, a good chance to walk out of the cold winter and jointly step into the warm spring.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/2 22:54:50
  • Seeing through deception

    The US is isolating itself from Southeast Asia due to its lack of reliability.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/4/2 22:51:52
  • US-led NATO is military, nuclear fist of expansionist strategy

    US-NATO exploits similar, or the same means and methods: spreading fear, insecurity and disorientation, demonstrating power through a series of massive "defenders" exercises, offering protection of scarred ones, use of separatism, terrorism and human rights.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/2 17:55:54
  • What's behind the Philippines' sadfishing in the South China Sea

    Scheming and colluding with external forces would only muddy the waters. Concerted efforts of regional countries to settle differences peacefully and pursue cooperation are the only way to navigate the stormy seas.

    By Xin Ping | 2024/4/2 17:21:28
  • EU's emission reduction resolution wavered by Chinese EV sales?: Global Times editorial

    Green development is an ongoing marathon. We hope that the EU can work hand in hand with China for mutual cooperation and a win-win situation in the common green cause of humanity.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/1 23:59:37
  • Closure of RFA in Hong Kong shows final chapter of failed US 'effort'

    The closure of RFA is not due to a lack of press freedom in Hong Kong, but rather because it has found no surviving soil under the Article 23 legislation, which is aimed at protecting Hong Kong from the influence and interference of foreign political bodies.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/1 21:50:01
  • Economic strategies of the US and India are difficult to 'converge'

    Ultimately, New Delhi will realize that iCET is a "slow poison" that undermines its strategic autonomy.

    By Lin Minwang | 2024/4/1 20:59:05
  • Polarization in the US fuels 'prepper' movement

    Growing political polarization within the US is increasingly serving as a potent catalyst propelling the burgeoning "prepper" movement forward, reflecting a broader societal disquietude regarding the nation's political and economic trajectory.

    By Bradley Blankenship | 2024/4/1 20:07:31
  • Blocking free trade

    The US is hindering global free trade.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/4/1 19:40:35
  • Three key terms to understand Sri Lankan prime minister's visit to China

    China and Sri Lanka should continue to carry forward the spirit of the Rubber-Rice Pact, jointly tackle challenges, share opportunities and seek common development.

    By Dr. Lou Chunhao | 2024/4/1 17:25:39
  • PMI numbers convey the warmth of China's economy: Global Times editorial

    Currently, the Chinese economy is in a critical period of consolidating its recovery and improvement, and the positive signs shown by leading indicators such as the PMI have greatly boosted confidence.

    By Global Times | 2024/4/1 0:23:19
  • Huawei's success a story crucial in reshaping global economic landscape

    Huawei's endeavor is not only a story about how Chinese companies are breaking through US containment and going global. This story is also about emerging economies.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/31 20:38:47
  • Behind the scenes

    Guess who's directing this drama behind the scenes?

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/31 20:17:03
  • Promoting integration of China-ASEAN blue economy to advance regional cooperation

    In the face of the blue economy era that sees greater emphasis and dependence on maritime cooperation, pragmatically advancing the integration of the China-ASEAN blue economy not only helps unleash the potential of blue economy cooperation, but also injects new vitality into regional economic integration.

    By Chi Fulin | 2024/3/31 20:09:34
  • ASEAN does not need a spokesperson to represent external power

    There's no necessity for ASEAN to appoint a spokesperson that represents an external power, including the US.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/31 19:27:05
  • Scholars advocate for enhancing China-ASEAN blue economy integration at Hainan forum

    Participants called for the enhancement of China-ASEAN blue economy integration on Saturday at a forum in Haikou, a city in Hainan, South China. Accelerating the formation of China-ASEAN blue economy-themed free trade networks and large integrated markets has become a major task in their comprehensive strategic cooperation, said Chi Fulin, president of China Institute for Reform and Development (CIRD).

    By Su Yaxuan and Cao Siqi | 2024/3/30 21:08:21
  • Manage disputes in S.China Sea through dialogue, cooperation: observers at Boao

    The overall situation in the South China Sea is still manageable; however, the current Philippine government's limited political desire to meet China halfway over the South China Sea disputes pose a big challenge to regional peace and stability, says scholars at Boao Forum for Asia.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/30 12:03:56
  • 'China and US are inseparable, conjoined Siamese twins:' Graham Allison

    Occasionally, human beings are born as inseparable, conjoined Siamese twins. There are two heads, but they have the same nervous or gastrointestinal system. If either of them were to strangle the other, they commit suicide – this is how US scholar Graham Allison describes China-US relations in an exclusive interview with Global Times.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/30 11:15:52
  • Calmness and rationality are what Manila needs most right now: Global Times editorial

    Now, the most important thing is for the Philippines to acknowledge the situation, and especially to abandon unrealistic fantasies and exercise self-restraint.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/30 0:32:01
  • In South China Sea, China's determination is stronger than US' 'ironclad commitment'

    Manila is getting cocky. Emboldened by US support, it is attempting to forcibly change the status quo in the South China Sea and reach a new breakthrough in Ren'ai Jiao.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/3/29 18:07:30
  • Making trouble in South China Sea wrong move for India

    India hopes that the Philippines will engage in a long-term entanglement with China in the South China Sea, depleting China's strategic resources, tarnishing China's image in the international community, and diverting China's attention in India-related issues. This delusion will not succeed.

    By Zhou Shixin | 2024/3/29 16:13:21
  • Lose-lose situation due to miscalculation, misunderstanding should be avoided in S.China Sea: experts

    As the tension between China and the Philippines in the South China Sea heightens and the overall situation in the region becomes more complicated, a panel of observers called for more concrete cooperation and effective management of conflict during a subforum on the issue at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2024 on Thursday.

    By Xia Wenxin and Liu Caiyu in Boao | 2024/3/29 1:56:54
  • This is a just act to maintain the development of electric vehicles: Global Times editorial

    Whether it is to urge the US to correct discriminatory industrial policies and maintain a fair and just international trade order, or to maintain the stability of industry chain and supply chain in the global electric vehicles market, China's lawsuit is a just act.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/28 23:30:28
  • Barbaric treatment

    The UK High Court announced on March 26 that it has adjourned its final decision on the appeal of WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange against his extradition to the US. The world is watching what will happen to Assange's human rights conditions.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/28 22:40:29
  • Anti-China media demonize China by exaggerating anti-US sentiment

    The US media alleged that China is encouraging anti-US sentiment, but it is clear that China has always encouraged both sides to strengthen communication and engagement, even in difficult situations.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/28 20:54:26
  • Lose-lose competition undesired for China-US relationship

    Sitting 8,000 miles away and looking at China through the computer screen isn't a way to learn about China, and it's not a way for the Chinese to sit somewhere here in China to look at the US.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/28 20:50:05
  • Manila's plot on Ren'ai Jiao doomed to fail

    In the eyes of the US, the Philippines is a chess piece in the geostrategic game of containing China. We advise the Philippines to think twice before acting, read more about world history and the history of its country being colonized by the US, otherwise it will see those "chess pieces" eventually become abandoned by the US.

    By Bian Haitao | 2024/3/28 18:58:30
  • South Korea's China policy needs to return to common sense

    The ruling People Power Party's attacks around the common sense about China and the accusation of "being subservient to China" is an astonishing statement which clearly lacks common sense.

    By Zhan Debin | 2024/3/28 18:37:45
  • Baltimore bridge collapse further shatters 'American exceptionalism' delusion

    From train derailments and resulting toxic airborne events, to unchecked pandemics, crumbling roads and collapsing bridges, America's many catastrophic infrastructure failures put the utter fragility of our system into stark relief.

    By Elias Cepeda | 2024/3/28 18:03:12
  • China, US meeting halfway creates opportunities for both: Global Times editorial

    The interactions and exchanges between people from all walks of life in both countries may seem simple, but they are very practical. It is dedicated to achieving a mutually beneficial and win-win situation on the basis of broader and deeper exchanges and cooperation in various fields. It also provides the possibility for maintaining basic stability in China-US relations amid the ever-changing international situation.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/28 0:50:35
  • The facts and truth about Ren'ai Jiao

    Who is actually creating disturbances and altering the status quo? Who is violating international law and undermining peace and stability in the South China Sea? Let us expose the false information spread by the Philippines and present the truth to the international community.

    By Zong Haiping | 2024/3/28 0:44:32
  • Finding a scapegoat

    Britain media accused China, Russia and Iran of working to destabilize the UK by using social media to troll the wife of the heir to the British throne.

    By Vitaly Podvitski | 2024/3/27 22:14:53
  • India is naive to interfere in South China Sea issue

    India thinks it has seized a "golden opportunity" to contain China by meddling in the South China Sea issue, but it is just being very naive.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/27 21:33:18
  • Xizang is a microcosm of China's achievements

    There has been vast change since 1959 in Xizang. This change is in a positive direction. Xizang and Tibetan people all over China are better off than ever. This will continue. The Dalai Lama is playing a useless, outrageous, and silly game trying to undermine China. He and his followers are failing and will continue to fail. Certainly, they deserve to fail.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/27 20:49:47
  • Specter of Dr Fu Manchu still influences UK's modern Sinophobia

    As we explore the complexities of modern-day Sinophobia in the UK, it is essential to recognize that the specter of Dr. Fu Manchu, a fictional character, and the historical prejudices he represents still influence contemporary attitudes toward China and its people.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/3/27 19:47:23
  • Tragic Moscow terrorist attack exacerbates tensions with Ukraine, West

    A prerequisite for the start of the peace process in Russia-Ukraine conflict is the restoration of the minimum necessary trust in relations between Russia and the West. The tragedy in Krasnogorsk obviously does not strengthen such trust.

    By Sergey Biryukov | 2024/3/27 19:22:49
  • The UN Security Council's formal resolution must not be disregarded by any party: Global Times editorial

    The efforts of the international community cannot be undermined, and the US should not repeatedly abstain from voting. It has the capability and, more importantly, the obligation to steer the parties involved back toward the direction aligned with the international community. The primary gain for the international community from the passage of this resolution lies in confidence, as justice will ultimately prevail.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/27 0:18:00
  • Double-dealing

    The UK and the US falsely accuse China of carrying out cyberattacks despite their own long history of misconduct in terms of cybersecurity.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/26 23:02:32
  • Safeguarding National Security Ordinance enhances Hong Kong's status as intl financial hub

    Every sovereign state has the right to enact laws on safeguarding national security. China is no different from any other state. Any allegation that the #Article23 legislation violates the Basic Law of Hong Kong or the principle of “one country, two systems” is unwarranted and without foundation and is blatant slander against China.

    By Maggie Chan Man Ki | 2024/3/26 22:46:46
  • British media feed readers propaganda

    It is convenient for politicians to boost their credibility by pointing to alleged outside threats such as China as a useful distraction. There is a pattern of negative media reporting about China which affects public perceptions and shapes the UK's foreign policy positions.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/3/26 22:40:47
  • The slander by the Five Eyes alliance is just a clumsy political farce

    If the Five Eyes alliance wants to safeguard cybersecurity, they should not hypocritically accuse others while walking further down the path of smearing, spreading rumors and poisoning the world.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/26 22:32:02
  • The upgrading and transformation of the US-Japan alliance unleashes a dangerous force: Global Times editorial

    If the dangerous force within Japan is "unleashed," it will threaten the peace and stability of the Asia-Pacific region, but ultimately the biggest harm will still be to Japan itself.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/26 21:45:47
  • Why West fails to understand China's economic model

    The entire world – including the West – is likely to be highly dependent on Chinese EV's, solar panels, and wind turbines in the fight against global warming. Rather than acting in a small-minded and narrowly self-interested way, the West should be grateful and magnanimous toward China for doing what they have singularly failed to do.

    By Martin Jacques | 2024/3/26 20:03:48
  • Manila 'inviting wolf into the house' will backfire

    The build-up of military power in the South China Sea will not only bring discomfort to ASEAN countries, but may also exacerbate the resurgence of the cold war mentality, triggering a bloc confrontation in this region.

    By Ding Duo | 2024/3/26 19:15:46
  • The UK has scripted a big 'China threat' farce this time: Global Times editorial

    If they are genuinely concerned about their democratic system being undermined, what Britain should do is not to go around with a loudspeaker looking for enemies but to earnestly search for and address their own problems. The enemy is not outside, and certainly not China.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/26 0:12:35
  • Hindering exchanges

    Incidents of Chinese students being interrogated in "small black rooms" at the US airports are still ongoing. The frequent occurrence of such incidents will hinder the normal cooperation, and impede the healthy and sustainable development of China-US relations.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/25 22:44:46
  • Chinese audience has the right to objectively comment on Netflix's adaptation of 'The Three-Body Problem': Global Times editorial

    Both the producers and the media must be prepared for any public opinion and should not be arrogant. After all, television and film productions are made for people to watch. No one has the right to silence a portion of the audience after they have watched it.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/25 21:35:38
  • US a hypocritical 'human rights champion' as its actions and words don't match

    The US cannot be a champion of human rights unless it is steadfast in saying and doing what is right all the time. This is the same country that is quick to condemn its rivals for presumed human rights infractions, but rarely asks, if at all, if its own moral compass is pointed in the right direction.

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/3/25 21:26:12
  • US-Japan alliance upgrade undermines regional peace, exposes asymmetry in relations

    The US-Japan alliance is evolving into an axis of evil that will pose more direct uncertainty and instability to the region. The US and Japan strengthen their security alliance to deter China and plan for a potential crisis in Taiwan island as they say, but if a crisis truly occurs, the essence of the alliance will be fully exposed.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/25 20:49:49
  • 'Small black room' remains obstacle for China-US people-to-people exchanges

    The US should respond to the expectations of the people of both countries through practical actions and actively promote local cooperation and cultural exchanges between the two countries rather than creating artificial obstacles.

    By Mei Zhengqing | 2024/3/25 20:17:40
  • Moscow attack shouldn't be used to split mankind

    This is the time for mankind to be united in condemning such terrible acts. We should not try to use this terrorist attack to split mankind into opposing camps. We do hope those behind this terrorist attack, directly or indirectly, will be brought to justice as quickly as possible, and their commitment to kill innocent people will be fully exposed.

    By Victor Gao | 2024/3/25 17:23:55
  • Australia is likely to lose catastrophically if it goes to war with China: former Australian diplomat

    The Philippines could find itself in a proxy war position. If the US decided that fighting for Taiwan island is not the way to go, then having the Philippines fight for the South China Sea would suit the US very well.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/25 15:35:54
  • Who is obstructing the creation of an international anti-terrorism coalition?: Global Times editorial

    In the current situation where there is a lack of a unified international anti-terrorism front, the international community can actually start from the root, play the cards of development, cooperation, and harmony.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/24 23:13:23
  • Integration of Chinese economy, multinational corporations holds infinite possibilities: Global Times editorial

    Those who disparage the Chinese economy in Western media often lack expertise in economics, while Western multinational corporations often view their Chinese counterparts with an open and mutually beneficial mindset.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/24 22:58:47
  • Which one is free market?

    US inhibition vs China openness

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/24 20:07:06
  • Quality education supports Xizang's devt

    Under the leadership of the CPC, various undertakings in Xizang have led to earth-shaking changes, and people in Xizang have enjoyed their fundamental rights in all spheres. In particular, the development of education in Xizang has made important contributions to the development of China's education course.

    By Liang Junyan | 2024/3/24 19:42:42
  • Moscow terrorist attack wake-up call highlighting urgency of intelligence-sharing, global cooperation

    It's important to remember that terrorism is our common enemy. If terrorism is the enemy of a supposed rival country today, it is likely to be our enemy tomorrow. Any country that ignores terrorism, the real enemy, will ultimately suffer.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/24 19:23:56
  • 'When China and Australia cooperate, they learn to trust each other'

    The important thing about this meeting on matters of common concern is that when two sides are cooperating, they learn to trust each other, they learn to work together and that will be the best outcome.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/24 18:10:25
  • The US will likely increase military presence in S.China Sea during upcoming elections: analysts

    The politicization of US military operations is further strengthened, and the joint operations of allies are significantly enhanced, according to the latest report on US military activities in the South China Sea (SCS) released by the Beijing-based think tank South China Sea Strategic Situation Probing Initiative (SCSPI) on Friday. The analysis suggests that there might be a proxy in the region, but it is unlikely that a proxy war will occur.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/23 2:38:38
  • Cook's trip again reflects temperature difference between business environment in China, US: Global Times editorial

    China is vast, and the Pacific Ocean is wide enough. There is ample space to support the mutual development of China and the US.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/23 0:55:57
  • Arrogant Japan must apologize for its colonial behaviors toward S.Korea

    From the perspective of South Korea, making unilateral concessions will only make Japan act in a more arrogant fashion. Even though the two countries have to cooperate where cooperation is needed, Seoul must not waver in its principles on historical and territorial disputes.

    By Da Zhigang | 2024/3/22 21:45:33
  • US security commitments bring more harm than benefits to the Philippines

    By offering security commitments to Manila, the US has firmly controlled the Philippines, thus making the Southeast Asian country a screw in Washington's "hegemonic aircraft carrier."

    By Dai Fan | 2024/3/22 20:53:15
  • Inducing confrontation

    The US attempts to hypnotize India into confrontation with China.

    By Carlos Latuff | 2024/3/22 14:06:15
  • China, Australia should cherish good partnership, resolve differences through dialogue

    China and Australia should be good economic partners rather than political rivals, as the two countries enjoy all-round and multi-field relations, and their common interests far outweigh their differences. For the sake of peace, stability and prosperity in the vast Asia-Pacific region, the two countries ought to get on good terms.

    By Wen Sheng | 2024/3/22 0:26:21
  • Washington has brewed a toxic drink for New Delhi: Global Times editorial

    China has repeatedly emphasized that the improvement and development of China-India relations are in the common interests of both countries and their peoples, and also contribute to peace, stability, and development in the world and the region. Both sides should consider the overall situation of bilateral relations, properly handle the border issue, and jointly maintain peace and tranquility in the border areas. At a time when the US is offering this toxic drink, New Delhi should consider China's words.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/21 23:29:44
  • Aquilino should get out of the Indo-Pacific

    As the military leader of the US in the Indo-Pacific region, Aquilino's interpretations align with domestic extremism in the US, suggesting that he harbors extremist evil intentions inherently. Having such a person lead the US Indo-Pacific Command poses a potential threat to the countries in this region. He should be rolled out from here.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/3/21 22:56:27
  • Boundless hypocrisy

    US' space demilitarization is an empty phrase."

    By Vitaly Podvitski | 2024/3/21 22:07:18
  • Can possible expansion save the struggling and faltering AUKUS?

    In order to maintain its hegemony in the Asia-Pacific region, the US is urgently pushing for the expansion of pillar two of AUKUS. However, whether it is Canada or Japan, they will ultimately only become sacrifices for the US to expand its military presence in the region and defend its own hegemony.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/21 21:58:22
  • The Arab world has already left unipolarity and hegemony behind

    The Arab world is already in the post-US and post-West era. The US will never again have the hegemonic position it once enjoyed in the region during the 1991-2013 period. Similarly, the European powers will never again have the dominant role they once had in the region during the 1914-1945 period. The two periods represent a fleeting moment and an aberration in the long Arab history.

    By Ebrahim Hashem | 2024/3/21 20:24:02
  • Cognitive warfare on Hong Kong continues to fail

    The legislation of Article 23 of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) has been completed. Prior to and following this procedure, anti-China forces in the US and the West have repeatedly manipulated public opinion, denigrating Article 23 legislation and continuously disparaging Hong Kong.

    By Stanley Ng Chau-pei | 2024/3/21 20:19:50
  • Are EU-Russia relations trapped in a never-ending cycle of contradiction?

    On Monday, Vladimir Putin once again won Russia's presidential election, sparking a new emotional wave in Europe amid the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict.

    By He Zhigao | 2024/3/21 19:43:18
  • US crackdown on China desperate, delusional

    The US model is based on imperialism abroad and a parasitic form of capitalism at home. If their ego prevents them from learning the China model, Americans should go back to their roots and study the writings of founders like Alexander Hamilton and the classical economics of the 19th century. At the current trajectory, the US is on a path to implosion and a disastrous collision with the reality of a multipolar world.

    By S.L. Kanthan | 2024/3/21 19:30:04
  • China's democratic path provides wisdom for global governance: foreign scholars at democracy forum in Beijing

    Western democracies are becoming more and more like procedures, while China's democratic path provides wisdom for global governance in today's world that faces many challenges, said scholars who attended a forum on democracy in Beijing on Wednesday.

    By Qian Jiayin and Zhang Yuying | 2024/3/21 12:17:18
  • All countries have opportunity to sit equally at the table, says a Brazilian scholar at democracy forum in Beijing

    China opposes hegemonism and power politics, as well as the monopolization of international affairs by a few countries, and allows each country or group of countries to find their place in the global multipolar system.

    By Qian Jiayin and Zhang Yuying | 2024/3/21 12:02:07
  • International scholars call for an end to West's double standards and bullyism at democracy forum in Beijing

    The democracy promoted by the West is based on their value system and should not be imposed on others; they have no right to preach in this regard," Paudyal emphasized.

    By Qian Jiayin and Zhang Yuying | 2024/3/21 11:51:23
  • China's 'charm offensive' for high-level opening-up confident, frank: Global Times editorial

    China's determination to expand high-level opening-up will not change, nor will its determination to share development opportunities with the world. The next "China" will still be China.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/20 23:29:51
  • Exploitation is at the heart of American capitalist competition

    Washington's strategy toward China increasingly employs security and human rights as pretexts to dominate or exclude Chinese firms from the global market, including the US market. This strategy is becoming a clear manifestation of the capitalist mentality of "winner takes all," which exacerbates the inherent flaws of American Capitalism.

    By Ding Gang | 2024/3/20 20:50:35
  • SpaceX has made progress, so has China's aerospace industry

    SpaceX's Starship rocket launched its third test flight last week and "accomplished several major milestones and firsts," according to the US company. This latest progress of Starship, the "star" of the global rocket launch market, has gained international attention and sparked heated online discussions in China, with some arguing that "the gap between China's spaceflight and that of the US has further widened" and "the absence of a SpaceX equivalent in China is the result of systematic problems in the country's spaceflight industry."

    By Shi Hao | 2024/3/20 20:41:29
  • Be wary of India playing 'border issue card' during election season

    India has once again made dangerous and self-deceptive statements regarding the China-India border dispute. India's Foreign Ministry stated on Tuesday that China was making "absurd claims" over the so-called Arunachal Pradesh (China's Zangnan area), saying that the so-called Arunachal Pradesh will always be an "integral and inalienable part of India."

    By Global Times | 2024/3/20 20:34:35
  • Grand delusions

    Following the US' hype about "national security risks", Canada targetsChinese cargo cranes.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/20 19:45:14
  • Why China should not be perceived as 'military threat'

    Western sources seem hell-bent on constantly pushing the "China threat." Whether it comes from the mouths of politicians, the security establishment or mainstream media, the invective directed at China seems unrelenting, like background noise.

    By John Queripel | 2024/3/20 19:24:17
  • Russia's high voter turnout: What does it indicate?

    According to the Russian Central Election Commission (CEC), Vladimir Putin secured a landslide victory in the country's presidential election with over 87 percent of the vote after all ballots were counted on Monday, marking his reelection with a record number of votes. Before the Russian presidential election, no one doubted that Putin would win.

    By Cui Heng | 2024/3/20 19:16:47
  • China-US people-to-people exchanges sow seeds of hope, future: Global Times editorial

    With each additional correct understanding of China and each additional rational and positive voice in China-US relations, there is more hope for the development of China-US relations in the right direction.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/19 23:50:58
  • With Article 23 legislation passing, Hong Kong's prosperity will surely continue and flourish

    With strong support from the country, the natural laws of economics, and the collective efforts of Hong Kong society, the prosperity of this city will surely continue and flourish. Hong Kong has a huge space to maintain its own characteristics, and as a hub connecting the East and the West, it cannot be replaced by any other place, nor can it be changed by some forces in the US and the UK.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/3/19 22:00:57
  • More efforts from society needed to prevent juvenile delinquency

    Recently, the tragic murder of a 13-year-old boy surnamed Wang in Handan, North China's Hebei Province, has sparked public concern about juvenile crime and triggered reflection on what the Chinese society can do to prevent juvenile delinquency.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/19 21:51:04
  • Under US' influence

    The US incites the Philippines to stir up the South China Sea.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/19 21:06:16
  • Japanese media report misleading, Fukushima's nuclear-contaminated wastewater harmful

    Recently, a Japanese media outlet reported that the tritium content in the liquid effluent discharged by Chinese nuclear power plants far exceeds the annual emission limit of tritium in nuclear-contaminated wastewater from Fukushima. The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs pointed out on March 12 that the nuclear-contaminated water produced in the Fukushima accident is in nature different from the liquid effluent from normally functioning nuclear power plants, and they could not be put in the same category.

    By Kong Jun | 2024/3/19 20:58:55
  • Australia should view China through its own lens

    It is very encouraging to see that Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will visit Australia this week. With the Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Foreign Minister Penny Wong's visit to China in November, this indicates that China-Australia relations are getting back on track fast.

    By Victor Gao | 2024/3/19 18:58:01
  • US chronic boasting about democracy falls flat

    US Secretary of State Antony Blinken led an American delegation to attend the third Summit for Democracy in Seoul on March 18. According to the US State Department, the summit is essential because it "has brought together hundreds of leaders from governments, civil society, and the private sector committed to strengthening democratic governance, protecting human rights, and advancing the fight against corruption."

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/3/19 18:01:14
  • Final judgment can be made with 3rd 'Summit for Democracy' underway: Global Times editorial

    The reason why the "Summit for Democracy" has become a "chicken rib" in the US is fundamentally because the US has a wrong initial intention, using democracy as a tool. If it is seen as a tool, it has a limited lifespan, while democracy has no "expiration date." Human history has no so-called "end,' and the "end of history theory" has been overturned by history. The process of exploring the development path suitable for each country is still ongoing. In this regard, the US is also not an "exception."

    By Global Times | 2024/3/18 23:39:07
  • Democracy farce

    Summit for Democracy exists in name only, with little interest or attention.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/18 21:39:38
  • No one is interested in the Summit for Democracy

    The third Summit for Democracy takes place from March 18 to 20 in Seoul, South Korea. Two years ago, the first summit organized by the Biden administration caused great controversy.

    By Xiang Haoyu | 2024/3/18 21:21:51
  • US interference over values renders ties with India estranged

    In a sharp rebuke of the US' criticism of India's newly implemented Citizenship Amendment Act, which excludes Muslim migrants, Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar criticized the US' understanding of India's history, according to Indian media outlets.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/18 21:05:57
  • Boeing an epitome of US hegemony, with nuts and bolts falling all over the ground

    Boeing, a leading global aerospace manufacturer, has recently been involved in a number of accidents, which are raising eyebrows around the world. Three months into 2024, various types of the company's planes have seen problems. These problems include a door panel blowing off, an engine fire, a tire falling off and a plane rolling off the runway.

    By Shen Yi | 2024/3/18 18:39:35
  • China and Australia talking more diplomatically a good sign

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi kicked off his visit to New Zealand and Australia on Sunday. In Australia, he will hold the seventh China-Australia Foreign and Strategic Dialogue with Australian Foreign Minister Penny Wong.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/18 18:31:35
  • Putin wins record victory, leaves the West frustrated

    Russian President Vladimir Putin won the latest election, which means he will remain in power until at least 2030. Many Western media outlets claimed that this is a "nightmare" for the West.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/3/18 17:59:07
  • South Pacific island countries have the say in what is safe: Global Times editorial

    The Chinese Embassy in Fiji stated on March 17 that China-Fiji police cooperation has been restored.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/17 23:55:39
  • Facilitating criminality

    America is rife with gun trafficking.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/17 19:46:15
  • Anti-China sentiment must be avoided being exacerbated to gain votes during India's election season

    India's general election is upcoming. The seven-phase general election is scheduled to start on April 19, and the results will be announced on June 4.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/17 18:56:42
  • Dominating the world while not making room for China is a no-win game for US: Canadian scholar

    "I'm well aware of where China has been and where it is now. Over the past 40 years, however the West explains it or defines it, China has accomplished amazing things."

    By Global Times | 2024/3/17 18:50:42
  • FM's visit catalyst for progress in China-Aussie ties

    The Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is visiting New Zealand and Australia from March 17 to 21. It is the first time since 2017 for the top diplomat of China to make an official trip to Down Under.

    By Chen Hong | 2024/3/17 17:53:33
  • Missile milestone for US allies, but security dilemma for Asia

    According to a news report on Breaking Defense, the two US allies of Japan and the Philippines are nearing important milestones in their plans to invest in new missiles that will extend the reach of their militaries in the Western Pacific. The first set of BrahMos missile systems the Philippines bought from India is expected to reach the Philippines by the end of March. Around the same time, 30 personnel from Japan's Maritime Self-Defense Force are expected to receive guidance from the US Navy to operate Tomahawk missiles the Japanese government plans to purchase from the US.

    By Wang Wenwen | 2024/3/16 21:35:12
  • The more thoroughly exposed the CIA's true face, the better: Global Times editorial

    For China and the world, the more fully, clearly, and thoroughly the CIA exposes itself, the deeper people will understand its true nature, and the stronger their ability to discern the truth will become. Keeping the CIA busy to no end or failing in their attempts is the best preventive effect.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/15 23:53:02
  • US' double standards, hypocrisy undermine prospects for lasting peace in Gaza

    The US government is pushing itself into a quagmire, demonstrating a high level of double standards and hypocrisy. This will be a tragic chapter for both the Palestinian people and Israel, as it undermines the prospects for lasting peace in the region.

    By Victor Gao | 2024/3/15 16:08:01
  • Legitimate act of China in safeguarding peace, stability in South China Sea should not be defamed

    China's legitimate actions to maintain peace and stability in the South China Sea cannot be slandered, and China's determination to defend national territorial sovereignty and maritime rights cannot be underestimated.

    By Zong Haiping | 2024/3/15 14:54:15
  • Who is threatening world with defense budget nearing $900b?: Global Times editorial

    Faced with a world in turmoil, the US should abandon Cold War thinking, stop military confrontation, bloc confrontation, and geopolitical games, and work with the international community to uphold world peace and security, which is the responsibility that a major power should fulfill.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/15 1:45:12
  • China-Australia relations expected to sustain stabilization and warm up: Global Times editorial

    Although China and Australia still have differences on some issues, these are not insurmountable obstacles. Wang Yi's visit is bound to inject new momentum into the China-Australia relationship.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/15 0:55:37
  • UK becomes more self-isolated by restricting official Chinese visas

    If the UK wants to carry out visa restrictions and become more and more self-isolated, just like the Qing Dynasty, the boomerang of more than 200 years ago is now seemingly going to backfire on the UK.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/14 21:45:42
  • Hidden agenda

    US Firms Set to Invest $1 Billion in Philippines. The Biden administration is hoping to elevate economic relations with Manila to keep step with the recent enhancement of security ties.

    By Chen Xia | 2024/3/14 21:11:49
  • Western attempts to badmouth Chinese economy an outdated political tactic to deflect internal conflicts

    It is clear that some Western politicians, vying for positions of power, distort facts and vilify the Chinese economy because they view China as an “alien” that does not conform to the West's path of political and economic development. This creates a simplistic narrative of "good guys" versus "bad guys."

    By Giancarlo Elia Valori | 2024/3/14 19:12:44
  • Unpacking GCI: China's strategic vision comes of age

    All of us have to learn from each other and assist each other in the uneasy process of maturing as a civilization. The GCI provides valuable guidance on how this process of mutual learning and mutual assistance should develop further

    By Andrey Kortunov | 2024/3/14 17:17:46
  • China leads the way in championing clean energy development: IEA Executive Director

    Emissions don't have a passport. Therefore, it is important that clean energy growth is not only in the advanced economies.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/14 16:56:49
  • Boeing's 'big trouble' is a mirror of American manufacturing industry: Global Times editorial

    China has repeatedly told the US that both countries should focus on handling their own affairs rather than shifting blame onto others. This is good and truthful advice, but unfortunately, the US seems unwilling to heed it. However, in the reflections surrounding Boeing, the American public opinion has largely stopped emphasizing the need for "shifting its domestic problems overseas in an attempt to find a cure," indicating that reality is the best teacher.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/13 23:56:48
  • Crashing down

    Boeing has billions in government contracts, supplies jets for world's wars and has iron grip on global travel - but with mounting safety concerns and a whistleblower 'suicide', is the Goliath company 'too big to fail'?

    By Chen Xia | 2024/3/13 22:53:47
  • Japan attempts to bring Pacific islands into a 'Indo-Pacific quagmire'

    Japan and the US do not consider the real needs of Pacific island countries. The "free and open" mentioned by the US and Japan means that if you support the US and Japan, your country will be free, allowing the US and Japan to enter your country, so you need to be open.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/13 22:50:43
  • Hypocrisy in action

    Supplying arms to Israel while providing aid to Gaza—US humanitarian efforts in Gaza are hypocrisy in action.

    By Vitaly Podvitski | 2024/3/13 19:36:05
  • Conflicts the US has involved itself in don't promote peace

    It's very clear that standing beside Israel has become less and less of a popular position among the American people. This conflict in its brutality and the level of death and chaos that has occurred has shown that this is not an ally the American people want to side with.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/13 15:54:20
  • China-Iran-Russia joint drills not a threat, but a security belt: Global Times editorial

    The security of the waters in the Gulf of Oman is crucial to the interests of all countries and requires collective efforts to maintain. The Chinese forces participating in this exercise are from the PLA's 45th escort task force in the Gulf of Aden. China actively engages in international security cooperation and makes contributions, which demonstrates our responsible image as a major nation.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/13 0:26:12
  • Why do foreign groups target Chinese economy as the 'anchor'?: Global Times editorial

    Many overseas institutions and media have noticed the recent rebound in China's consumer price index (CPI) and have positively evaluated the stabilizing policies implemented by the Chinese government. It seems as if the "warmth" of the Chinese economy has suddenly spilled over into other countries.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/12 21:57:04
  • India should maintain strategic sobriety with MIRV tech success

    Truth be told, China is not very concerned about the improvement of India's military capabilities because this improvement does not constitute a trend of India's military power surpassing China.

    By Wang Wenwen | 2024/3/12 21:25:36
  • 'Stadium diplomacy' proves China is African countries' true partner

    The West has painted the construction of stadiums as China's smokescreen for siphoning natural resources and burdening the continent of Africa with debt. Nothing can be further from the truth.

    By Dennis Munene | 2024/3/12 21:18:27
  • US risks leading UN to path of 'brain dead'

    The world will not be a safer place without the UN as a prominent actor. One can hope the American officials stop creating obstacles, so that the UN is able to carry out its honorable mission.

    By Anthony Moretti | 2024/3/12 20:34:07
  • Misplaced priorities

    The US State Department is applying for a $40 billion budget to "compete with China" and to "change the game rules" in international infrastructure.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/12 20:24:08
  • China a key player in global climate change governance with green and low-carbon efforts

    The expression "green and low-carbon development" has been mentioned frequently at China's two sessions this year. Looking ahead, China will continue to strengthen the construction of ecological civilization, participate in global climate and environmental governance, and work with all countries for a clean and beautiful world for future generations.

    By Yang Xiaorong | 2024/3/12 17:29:44
  • Manila's South China Sea provocations jeopardize core ASEAN principles

    The territorial disputes in the South China Sea are complex, yet they can and should be resolved through diplomatic means. Opting for an alternative course of action would prove disastrous for all parties involved.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/12 16:49:49
  • Cranes = 'spies,' how did Washington come up with this absurd equation?: Global Times editorial

    The "witch hunt" initiated by Washington politicians against China disrupts normal trade order, infringes upon the actual interests of local communities and the public of the US. It challenges the intelligence of the American people and has also angered more fans of Chinese products.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/12 0:19:20
  • Neither US nor India can cover up true development of China

    Indian media and some Indian politicians have been intensifying their smear campaigns against China in recent years, often taking them to extreme levels.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/11 22:53:53
  • China a force of moderation in global governance: former Egyptian diplomat

    What Egyptians and others appreciate very much is the pacifist and principled diplomacy of China, in the sense that China is a force of moderation, a friendly country that seeks to cooperate with others: former Egyptian diplomat

    By Global Times | 2024/3/11 19:20:07
  • Preying on the world

    The world can no longer allow whoever has the biggest fist to have the final say, nor can we allow some countries to be at the table while others are on the menu.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/11 18:32:41
  • 'Xinjiang card' an opportunistic, exaggerated political campaign against China

    The Xinjiang card some Western forces have been playing has never really been about human rights but an opportunistic, exaggerated and political campaign that comes and goes as a weapon to attack China on the issue of supply chains, justify decoupling and even product bans which are in fact motivated by protectionism.

    By James Smith | 2024/3/11 16:32:27
  • China's goal of 5 percent growth in 2024 is entirely realistic

    The reason why some Western media outlets were keen to declare China's target growth rate as unrealistically high is because achieving it will destroy the remnants of their claims of “peak China” – the idea that China's economy has ceased to far outgrow economies in the West.

    By John Ross | 2024/3/11 15:10:34
  • Two sessions inject confidence in the world's development: Global Times editorial

    As an important moment in China's political life each year, the two sessions, while striving for development, are also increasingly demonstrating influence beyond China, providing stability and confidence for the world economy's recovery and open development.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/11 0:28:48
  • Regarding US TikTok plunder, ByteDance must not back down

    American political elites cannot stand the global popularity of TikTok, which is beyond the control of American capital, as well as its leading role, so they want to take it over.

    By Hu Xijin | 2024/3/10 22:32:11
  • Can Washington be trusted in seeking 'competition with China, not conflict'?

    US President Joe Biden repeated the old refrain that the US wants “competition with China, not conflict” in his last State of the Union address of his tenure on Thursday. The lawmakers who applauded, and people worldwide concerned about US-China relations, knew that he was lying.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/10 20:40:16
  • Overlooking principles

    Openly robbing TikTok? American politicians have completely tarnished the face of the market economy.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/10 19:04:33
  • West's political maneuvering over Xinjiang issue will face more contempt

    The so-called human rights that exclude survival and development can only be describes as an empty slogan. We do not interfere with others' understanding of human rights. The US and the West should learn to respect China's interpretation of human rights.

    By Wang Yan and Zhang Yuanshi | 2024/3/10 18:57:04
  • China's two sessions clear reflection of system designed to achieve consultation, cooperation and consensus

    China's annual two sessions have begun this week. This critical series of meetings in spring is vital to defining China's approach to economic, political and foreign policy issues for the whole year. It also offers observers a window into the latest ideas and practices of China's development in various aspects, including the whole-process people's democracy, high-quality development, Chinese modernization and the wisdom the country provides to global governance.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/9 19:15:01
  • Washington politicians once again openly try to rob TikTok: Global Times editorial

    The groundless “presumption of guilt” without any evidence is still applied, and the utter violation of the principles of market economy and fair competition is being adopted.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/9 0:18:21
  • China's policy is determined and resolute: Malaysian expert

    The so-called “Chinese economic collapse” put forward by Western countries is completely incorrect, as they do not truly understand China.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/8 18:22:21
  • US' crackdown on TikTok tramples upon First Amendment rights

    The US' crackdown on TikTok tramples upon its First Amendment rights.

    By Carlos Latuff | 2024/3/8 13:15:14
  • China's diplomatic character more prominent against turbulent world: Global Times editorial

    Under the main tone of seeking progress while maintaining stability, major-country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics is about to enter a new phase in which China can play a great role. During this process, the major-country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics will undoubtedly keep pace with the times, adhere to principles while innovating, focusing not only on providing a better external environment to facilitate Chinese modernization, but also on maintaining strategic stability and general peace worldwide.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/8 0:47:07
  • Hard for Canberra to stand with Manila over S.China Sea issue

    The ASEAN-Australia Special Summit was held in Melbourne, Australia, on Wednesday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of ASEAN-Australia relations.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/7 21:34:46
  • Double-dealing

    While the US claims that it does not seek to suppress China, it is preparing various suppression tools.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/7 19:55:29
  • How Nuland's retirement will affect US anti-Russia and Indo-Pacific policies

    Victoria Nuland, the third-highest ranking US diplomat, will retire and leave her post this month, the State Department said Tuesday. Nuland has been a frequent target of criticism for her hawkish views on Russia and its actions in Ukraine.

    By Su Lun | 2024/3/7 17:38:02
  • China shows entrepreneurship, speed of modernization while envisioning future avenues

    In the fifth piece of the series "Two sessions inspirations," Augusto Soto (Soto), director of the "Dialogue with China Project," a Spain-based website aiming to promote a better understanding of China, shared his insights on Chinese modernization with Global Times (GT) reporter Xia Wenxin.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/7 16:53:06
  • Three fallacies of US statement on South China Sea

    The US State Department issued a statement on Tuesday regarding the situation in the South China Sea, discrediting China's policies and exaggerating maritime tensions by claiming that it "stands with our ally the Philippines."

    By Ding Duo | 2024/3/7 16:48:09
  • Japan in no position to point fingers at China's military expenditure: Global Times editorial

    China's image as a peaceful and restrained major country is deeply rooted in the world. Only those with ulterior motives, who want to suppress China's normal military development and disrupt China's military modernization development in the name of deterrence, will make an issue of and point an accusing finger at China's reasonable increase in military spending.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/7 0:11:02
  • Fatal boat incident puts DPP authorities at risk if it is not handled properly

    On Tuesday, family members of the victims involved in the February 14 fatal boat incident returned to the Chinese mainland from the Taiwan island feeling disappointed. Despite 15 rounds of consultations, no one from the DPP authorities was willing to take responsibility, or offer an apology to the families of the deceased crew members.

    By Global Times | 2024/3/6 21:54:10
  • Blatant lies

    The Philippines accused Chinese fishing vessels of using cyanide to destroy the sea recently.

    By Liu Rui | 2024/3/6 21:05:54
  • Why public trust in politicians hits spectacular low in the UK

    Nobody who has watched British civic life in recent years will have been in the least bit surprised that a recent study by the country's Office for National Statistics (ONS) has found only 12 percent of the public trust their politicians, a spectacular low.

    By Mark Blacklock | 2024/3/6 20:32:44