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 situation shows sign of change, but remains complex

There is no doubt that the negative impact of violent demonstrations is increasing. The most important thing is to help the general public of Hong Kong realize that it is the result of the unrest itself, rather than having people misinterpret those shocks.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 21:18:40

China's defensive military policy traces its roots to history and reality

China's defense policy will follow the trend. Based on China's own national and military conditions, the country will adhere to fortified national defense and build a world-class military, contributing to establishing a community of shared future for mankind.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 21:03:41

China's monetary sovereignty stands strong

For Chinese people, the US dollar's exorbitant privilege is a bullying act in the finance sector. Fortunately, China's yuan is rising unhindered, and the nation has dealt a blow to the US dollar's exorbitant privilege in defending monetary sovereignty. However, this is still a difficult path and China needs to walk in a more steady fashion.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 21:03:40

China's role in NK nuclear issue cannot be circumvented

Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Pyongyang in June 2019 shows that relations have entered a new era and solid bilateral ties will provide new impetus for addressing the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue. If the two countries continue to move toward the same direction in dealing with the nuclear issue, other nations in the region, such as South Korea and Russia, will contribute to peaceful negotiations, which is beneficial for regional security and peaceful development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 20:53:40

Demise of GSOMIA deals a blow to US Indo-Pacific Strategy

The Blue House once said that it may reconsider its decision to end GSOMIA if Japan abandons its export curbs. With the US vigorous intervention, South Korea and Japan might find a way out of current friction, but it is not easy for both sides to reverse the trend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 23:14:20

US shoots Americans in the foot

The Trump administration has shot Americans in the foot. When more and more Americans feel the pain, maybe it will be time for Washington to recover rationality.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 22:08:40

Trump order not working

Trump orders US companies to stop doing business with China. The approach is not working.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 21:33:40

Is studying in US still a good choice for Chinese students?

Chinese people should really be well aware and well prepared for the US decoupling. In particular, students planning to study abroad should think twice before making a life-changing decision.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 21:03:40

US wants to use HK turmoil to weaken China

The escalation of violence over the past few months has upset many ordinary Hongkongers and the public will voice louder opposition to violence. At the same time, police would step up measures to curb violence. So far, a number of rioters have been arrested. Therefore, it's likely that violence would gradually reduce. But protests may continue for a while because protesters have not obtained what they want – such as the right to universal suffrage.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 20:23:40

ASEAN-US drills need not raise eyebrows

More cooperation between China and ASEAN will be witnessed in trade and economy, security and people-to-people exchanges under the framework of the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 20:23:40

Reuters fake report on Hong Kong is a stain on global journalism

As one of the largest international news organizations in the world, how shameful it is that Reuters would engage in public opinion warfare against HKSAR and China's central government with such a boldly false and inaccurate report.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/31 5:47:31

Much care needed for the visually impaired in China

More must be done and changes must continue to ensure that every citizen is properly cared for. This is what every nation should strive for.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 19:38:40

Hostel or hotel!

A university in North China raised eyebrows after making students pay through their nose for accommodation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 18:53:40