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.

HK won't top Merkel's China trip agenda

We believe that when Merkel raised the Hong Kong affairs in Beijing, she was perfunctory. Hong Kong will never top the agenda of her trip. Merkel's words on Hong Kong will not affect exchanges between China and Germany.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/6 20:33:40

Mooncake packaging in the sun!

Chinese consumers need a Mid-Autumn festival with tasty mooncakes, and not gaudy boxes.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/6 15:18:40

Consumption craze drives burgeoning Chinese economy

There are many sectors attached to trade and given how consumers go after similar things, we should embrace products regardless of where they are manufactured since a long supply chain spread over many countries is behind the production.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/6 15:08:40

Goodbye, guns!

Walmart announced it will reduce its gun and ammunition sales.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 22:13:40

October China-US trade talks worth the wait

We Chinese are aware that we should do our own thing well. The more we activate our economy and expand our market, the earlier the China-US trade agreement will be reached.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 22:08:41

R&D crucial to developing new technology

Huawei's story shows that research and development is crucial to developing new technology. As China takes the fast lane of technological development, we would like to see more Chinese high-tech enterprises follow the footsteps of Huawei to create more technology and tangible results, which will benefit not only China but also the whole world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 22:08:40

German chancellor's trip a benchmark in many ways

Merkel's visit to China will, at least, demonstrate that Berlin is willing to have strategic talks with Beijing and seek consensus through high-level dialogues, making cooperation the keynote of China-Germany relations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 20:18:40

Willy-nilly, US shutting the door on itself

If nothing is done immediately to stop the bleeding of international students and skilled foreign workers, it won't take long for the public to realize that Trump's supposed welcome mat for skilled immigrants doesn't exist. And hidden beneath is a future US that has its door shut to outsiders, the reins of the future firmly in the hands of people with light skin.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 20:13:40

Merkel's China visit will leave important legacy for future German leaders

Merkel's change in attitude toward China was due to the realization that benign relations benefit Germany, Europe and the world. Her experience is an important legacy for future German leaders who excessively value ideology, are pro-US, or have biased knowledge of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 11:28:40

Wang's visit key to reviving NK peace process

However, quite a lot is needed to change the more than five decades of hostility between North Korea and the US. China-US cooperation is indispensable to creating such conditions. Reviving Pyongyang-Washington negotiations with the help of Beijing will guide international opinion and strengthen world confidence in solving major regional issues through multilateralism and international cooperation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 23:26:12

New battleground

US President Donald Trump launched US Space Command.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 22:08:40

Europe must avoid being US pawn on Iran issue

If Europe keeps allowing itself to be a US pawn, it may despise itself someday. Only if the continent becomes its own master can it earn recognition from the rest of the world and be supported by the international community.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 21:53:40

Challenges boost China's consensus

No matter how complicated the world is, China will become resilient. This is not just a slogan but a real asset the Chinese political system endows its government and people.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 20:48:40