Calls for easing China-Aussie economic disputes can't ignore political reconciliation

Despite the deteriorating China-Australia relationship, there have been calls and wishes for continued bilateral cooperation in economic and trade aspects. On Wednesday, John Howard, former Australian prime minister, said on ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/17 22:03:42

Missing Apple iPhone-12 dodges a tricky timing

The long-anticipated new iPhone-12 was missing on Apple's Times Flies launch event on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/16 20:25:22

US stance may end Arm's neutrality after Nvidia deal

Amid the persistent push by the Trump administration to "decouple" from China in the technology sphere, the mere possibility that British chip designer Arm may become a US subsidiary is ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/15 20:31:07

Ottawa to blame for 5G compensation fight at home

The Canadian government and telecommunications operators are set to be locked in a fight over compensation issues for Ottawa's political move that has in fact blocked Huawei equipment from its ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/14 21:14:31

India's sagging economy urgent than border tensions

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with his Indian counterpart in Moscow on Thursday and reached a five-point consensus that is widely believed will help de-escalate border ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/13 19:28:02

UK's CPTPP bid more symbolic than practical

The UK has officially opened discussions on a potential accession with chief negotiators from the 11 members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), the British government ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/10 20:29:50

US stock turbulence tells rising danger of tech divide

The US stock market appears to be entering a period of heightened volatility, led by big technology and internet companies, which seem facing greater uncertainty after several months of untethered ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/9 20:14:12

China ready to launch global data security initiative

To address new problems and challenges in an increasingly digital era, China is ready to launch a global initiative to safeguard global data security that welcomes the participation of all ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/8 20:00:54

Loss of Australian exports to China just beginning

That a cooling off in China-Australia trade relations has arrived comes as no surprise amidst escalating tensions between the two sides, begging a further question: how low can bilateral trade ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/7 19:53:57

Prague must show goodwill to mend market confidence

According to media reports, Zuzana Ceralová Petrofová, president of Czech piano maker Petrof, said a customer in Beijing just canceled an order on the grounds that Czech Senate Speaker Milos ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/6 20:20:06

Unsustainable US debt level a cause for concern

It is no secret that the US national debt is on an unsustainable path, but the question is how far it is from a real debt crisis. The US Congressional ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/3 20:58:40

Indian economy can't back costly border tensions

India's economy is sinking, but it is perplexing that the Modi government appears more interested in drilling more holes in its economic ship instead of fixing it.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/2 20:59:11

Indo-Pacific trilateral supply chain a lame pivot for Australia against China

The trade ministers of Australia, Japan and India met virtually on Tuesday and agreed to work toward achieving supply chain resilience in the Indo-Pacific region. The ministers instructed their officials ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/1 20:25:05

Azevêdo's departure from WTO a reminder of the risks

Roberto Azevêdo steps down as the director-general of WTO on Monday, Reuters reported, a year before his term is up. His departure should serve as a wake-up call for those ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/31 22:02:25

Australia is overly sensitive about new beef suspension

At a time when China-Australia relations are severely strained, mostly resulting from Canberra's ill-intentioned moves to hamstring China, even some non-political decisions by Beijing could be easily interpreted as a ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/30 20:10:21

How long can Australia weather economic strains?

If there is anything more frustrating for Chinese and Australian business circles than the deteriorating relationship between the two countries, then it is the lack of hope that the shadow ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/27 20:06:17

No need for ASEAN to take sides between China, US

Despite political tensions between the US and China that will likely continue for a while, there is no need for the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to take ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/26 20:08:23

Asia ought to be prepared as India's momentum falters

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy of India, Asia's third largest, and its spillover effects are moving in a worrying direction.
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/25 21:01:18