UK diplomacy stands at a crossroads amid US FTA talks

Chlorine-washed chicken has become a controversial issue in talks over a potential free trade agreement between the UK and the US, which has been seen by some observers as a ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/9 21:07:44

Asian industrial chain needs RCEP for new growth momentum amid COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic, which just broke a grim mark of 3 million confirmed cases in the US on Tuesday, is set to haunt the US economy for longer than expected ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/8 21:40:00

Australian economy will have a bitter pill to swallow over possible HK immigration offer

Australia's federal cabinet is scheduled to discuss special immigration policy options for residents of Hong Kong on Wednesday, according to an article published by The Sydney Morning Herald.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/8 0:26:38

Proposed 'Tibet card' adverse for Indian economy

Some Indian media outlets have recently suggested that India should play the "Tibet card" after deadly clashes erupted at the China-India border, reflecting nothing but a misguided and nonsensical viewpoint.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/6 22:26:53

Meddling in HK to backfire on Canada's economy

The past weekend saw multi-city protests staged by migrant workers and other non-permanent residents in Canada, demanding more rights and financial protection to support them to overcome difficult times as ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/5 20:39:48

UK can't back citizenship offer for HK residents

While UK companies have laid off more than 12,000 employees over the past few days, the British government is certain to add to rising employment crunch by reportedly offering a ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/2 20:30:55

Logo change symptomatic of Australia's confusion, anxiety

Australian Trade Minister Simon Birmingham has reportedly approved a decision to partially replace the country's iconic national kangaroo logo with the image of a gold wattle, which was unveiled on ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 19:53:02

Modi government needs to prevent economic conflict

In an apparent move to boycott Chinese products and services, the Indian government on Monday imposed a ban on 59 Chinese mobile applications including TikTok, WeChat, UC Browser and CamScanner.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 20:40:05

World should get ready to weather a gloomier US economy in H2

With the first half of 2020 drawing to an end, the US government is still scrambling for ways to reopen its economy safely as well as sustainably, amid the lingering ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 19:58:43

Locust plague shows India can't bear trade war with China

India is incapable of starting a trade war with China, and a recent locust plague has made that point even clearer.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/28 21:03:43

Navarro's clarification can't undo damage to phase one trade deal

While White House trade adviser Peter Navarro denied saying that the phase one trade deal was "over," his clarification is far from satisfying at all as the US-China economic and ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/23 23:28:41

China's restraint toward India shows economic confidence

Despite the recent unfriendly attitude from India toward Chinese products and companies, China has thus far shown considerable restraint in the realm of economics, which should by no means be ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/22 22:56:19

How can the EU avoid being a casualty in a new Cold War?

In stark contrast to the status of the once highly-anticipated China-US Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) that has entered a complete standstill, positive progress is being made in the negotiations over ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/21 20:43:27

Rising Indian nationalism will harm business ties

The impact of rising tensions between China and India following the latest border brawl seems to be spreading to Chinese companies in India.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/18 20:50:00

Modi needs sound economy to ease border tensions

Due to its previous nationwide coronavirus lockdown, India's economy is now experiencing serious difficulties, with S&P Global Ratings forecasting a 5 percent contraction in the current fiscal year. We hope ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/17 21:13:29

Meng's case could be turning point for HSBC in China

Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's lawyers have accused HSBC of misrepresentations in the US' charges against Meng, throwing the London-based bank back in the spotlight.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/16 21:50:52

Shameful for Canada, UK to follow US on Huawei

A secret report from the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), released recently among other court documents, indicated that there was advanced communication between the CSIS and the US FBI ahead ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/15 21:13:53

Iron ore trade won't be immune to China-Australia friction

Despite the rapid deterioration of China-Australia relations over recent dispute, some observers believe that Beijing is unlikely to target Australian iron ore exports due to China's heavy dependence on this ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/14 22:16:57