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Western observers miss whole picture of governance

Western predictions such as “China is headed for upheaval” have not come true, and they never will.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/4 21:13:40

US grounds drones that can help fight California fires

The No.1 enemy of the US is its own problems and containing China won't save it.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/3 20:43:39

Job satisfaction, not freedom, will decide social stability

If the Western system cannot mobilize the competitive spirit of young people while only focusing on looking for solutions for the so-called freedom and democracy, similar chaos will appear in more Western countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/31 21:08:40

India, Pakistan build trust for regional peace, stability

If all parties can continue to enhance mutual trust, impetus for sustained peace in Asia will be injected, and the region will certainly move toward peace and prosperity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/30 20:58:40

US Coast Guard vessel wrong to conduct mission in China's waters

In the face of US provocation, China and other regional members should unswervingly defend our rights to solve our own problems. US warships cannot enter China's waters without justification. China will fight back any provocation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/29 21:58:40

US ignores China's Afghan peace initiative

Beijing's solution needs no approval from Washington. But the latter, which has let people down many times by providing no efficient resolution to boost the Afghan peace process, accused China of alleged zero contributions to Afghanistan. What is the US up to?
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/28 21:36:41

Western hypocrisy worsens human trafficking problem

The West should see clearly how this crime impairs global security. The world needs a multilateral mechanism to address this problem, where the West should play a more positive role.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/27 21:28:40

Preventing youth violence should be part of HK reforms

bout these questions. Violent protests are a warning to Hong Kong. The city's education sector needs further changes.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/24 21:01:49

TikTok deserves praise for preventing cyber terrorism

This is why China will not change its course on internet management, especially against cyber terrorism. China is exploring how to maintain a free and healthy internet environment. But it also knows management is for the security of the country, the people, and better development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/23 22:43:40

HK needs education reform to better understand its future

The goal of education reform in Hong Kong is to serve Hong Kong and China's future, which, in turn, will create more opportunities for young Hongkongers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/22 22:23:40

Foreign firms need political wisdom in Chinese market

Western media serves a role in safeguarding Western values and guides Western society in its feelings toward China. But in China, the interests of China and the Chinese people come first.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 22:13:40

Pence's delayed speech reflects White House chaos

Trump doesn't have a stable policy toward China as his so-called stance against China is in service of his political purpose, which is reelection now. Not China but Trump administration's unilateral decisions will ultimately hurt the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 22:48:40

West is politicizing the Nobel Peace Prize

It is sincerely hoped that some Westerners stop using their double standards on China, and stop further staining the Nobel Peace Prize, which should have been entirely independent of politics.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 21:58:40

US 'hegemonic tariff' will not make America great again

The key to making America great again is to boost the country's competitiveness and innovation, rather than slapping “hegemonic tariffs.”
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 20:38:41

West has to understand and appreciate China's system

Over the years, the ancient Chinese tradition and China's current governance system still have similarities. The tradition of selecting the good and the capable for public services has not changed.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 21:33:40

US should find a better way to fight terrorism

We won't force other countries to follow the footsteps of China, although what we are doing has something in common with what Americans hope for. If Washington really cares about its people's safety, it should find a more feasible way of counter-terrorism. China's measures can be a good reference.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/14 20:23:40

Dutton harms Australia with groundless provocation

In China-Australia ties, Canberra is the one that has always been anxious, while Beijing has been calm and has the capacity to be so. Australia needs to spend more efforts to win back the trust from the Chinese people as well as promoting the ease of China-Australia relations. Preventing troublemakers like Dutton is a challenge Australia is confronting.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/14 19:55:20

Why have some young Hongkongers turned violent?

Instead of criticizing China with such double standards, their deep reflection should be focused on how to bring these young people back to reality and back to normalcy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 21:38:40