National Day holiday litmus test for recovery of services

The upcoming National Day holiday may be one of the most eagerly anticipated ones in China. Whether China's tourism industry that was hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak could see ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/28 20:32:20

Regulators should say 'no' to Nvidia's takeover of Arm

Ni Guangnan, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE), said on Sunday at a forum that China's Ministry of Commerce is likely to veto US major chipmaker Nvidia's ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/28 17:25:33

Boeing needs to do more to get over 737 MAX malaise

For the first time in 18 months, there is real hope in sight for Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft to fly again, according to some Western media reports.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/27 19:23:40

Facebook's EU data transfer ban symbolic of boomerang effect

While Facebook denied reports that it would shut down the European business over a data transfer ban, it appears to be facing similar challenges as its Chinese peers amid the ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/24 22:43:35

Widening US wealth gap a time bomb for its next administration

The gap between rich and poor is approaching a tipping point of social unrest in the US, and the recent anti-racism protests and crowd violence in some American cities could ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/23 21:43:13

Huawei job cuts may signal layoff surge in Australia

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei will reportedly continue to cut jobs and investment in its Australian business, a development widely seen as the result of the souring ties between China and ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/22 21:54:15

Does India's onion crunch signal food shortage risk?

Just days after an abrupt decision to ban exports of onions, the Indian government is working on an arrangement to relax restrictions and release onion consignments to some of its ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/21 21:25:57

No easy task for Thailand to revive tourism in October despite policy easing

Thailand has become the first Southeast Asian country to relax tourism restrictions introduced during the combat against the coronavirus pandemic. Yet, a series of epidemic prevention and control requirements for ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/20 21:38:40

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