OPINION

No end in sight for Taiwan's 'diplomatic crises'


China's influence is rising and the one-China principle has become an international norm. Whatever strategy the Tsai authority adopts to boost its position in the global arena will only turn out to be a fruitless endeavor.

Why are the Chinese brushing aside Trump's tweets?

Trump has turned Twitter into a stage for his political show, where he says things to gain votes for reelection. He repeats what he has done for the US – to provide Americans welfare, and to “make America great again.” But he is actually damaging the interests of his own country and people.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 21:33:39

Will Trump's buy offer hurt Greenland?

As more players join the Arctic race, will Trump's Greenland ambition create further instability?
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 19:58:40

Poking its nose into other countries' affairs is an American obsession

The past few months have been sad and depressing for those who live in Hong Kong. The safety guaranteed on the streets of Beijing and Xi'an should be available to the people of Hong Kong. China should not be asked to compromise its sovereignty. If Americans want to boycott anyone, they should do so with their politicians who support the Hong Kong unrest.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 19:48:40

Clout eroded as US shirks intl duties

I think it's necessary to include something Liu once said that also applies here, “The world needs a new America. It needs an America that is free of prejudice and intolerance. It needs an America that understands respect, that matches words with deeds, that understands the principles of benevolence, righteousness, propriety, wisdom, and faithfulness. The world would be lucky if the new America could become such a country.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 19:43:40

Egregious intent hurting Hong Kong police

We believe that they will show their admirable loyalty to the people of Hong Kong and the city, and that they will show their peers around the world that they are worthy of the glorious title of the police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 17:10:19

Shared vision binds Iran-China relations

There is a strong consensus among international relations scholars that the twenty-first century will be an Asian century. As much of the challenges faced by Iran and China, certain quarters of the West have shown, not every actor in the international community is ready to embrace that future. In these circumstances, the steadfast cooperation between China and Iran, as two countries with a deep commitment to a connected and prosperous Asia, is essential and indispensable.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/26 15:07:23

China unfazed by swaying US policies

In today's world of production patterns, no country can marginalize China anymore. Whichever country forcibly cuts economic ties with China will only harm itself. After Trump tweeted, he received almost one-sided opposition and doubts, which showed how inappropriate was his unrealistic proposal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 22:13:39

Trade war is hurting the US

The ongoing trade war is hurting the US
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 21:48:40

Independent diplomacy can help India pursue intl status

Beijing believes that New Delhi will adhere to an independent foreign policy, because only in this way can India play the role of a big country in regional development and stability in the future, although this is a tough task in the current international situation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 21:33:39

Sino-Philippine bonhomie here to stay

China-Philippine relations are in no danger of going into a tailspin in the near future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 18:53:39

China-US new cold war can be avoided

It is possible that China and the US can prevent from falling into the trap of the conflict between big powers, and both of the two countries should strengthen cooperation, understanding and exchanges between them to avoid entering the new cold war.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 17:53:39

US approach to Hong Kong problem puts trade negotiations in trouble

Faced with the provocative moves by Washington, Beijing is making an in-depth assessment of the strategic intentions of the US. It may not be surprising if the 13th round of China-US trade talks fail to take place as scheduled or end without a favorable outcome.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/25 17:38:39

China-US trade war a test of endurance

After China on Friday unveiled additional tariffs on $75 billion of US goods, the US reacted vehemently. Washington announced on the same day that it will hike tariff rates on $250 billion worth of Chinese goods from 25 to 30 percent, and another $300 billion in Chinese products currently tariffed at a rate of 10 percent will be tariffed at 15 percent.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/24 20:27:55