World needs to recognize gravity of a US-China 'financial war'

US President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that his administration could react strongly against China's push for a national security law for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). As ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/27 22:43:34

China's efforts to bring citizens back from India should not be over-interpreted

The Chinese government will help arrange special flights for its citizens that are willing to fly home but are stuck in India due to the country's nationwide coronavirus lockdown, according ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/26 21:33:40

Meng's trial result to steer China-Canada relations

Whether or not the extradition case against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou will come to an end hinges on a crucial decision that will be released by a Canadian judge on ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/25 22:12:54

Victoria's BRI deal benefits local economy

Australia's southeastern Victoria state should stick to its partnership with China to cooperate on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), despite noises made by politicians in Canberra, Chinese analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/25 20:23:40

Australia should distance itself from a possible new China-US 'cold war'

The US Department of Commerce on Friday added 33 Chinese companies and institutions to an economic sanctions blacklist, a clear signal that the US intends to intensify efforts to decouple ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/24 22:48:06

Australia can't hold high hopes for Pompeo's support

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday lashed out at China for its "economic retribution" against Australia, claiming the US would continue to support the latter's push for an ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/21 20:48:40

China won't fire first shot in trade war with Australia

After China slapped an 80 percent tariff on Australian barley this week, Australia's Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said that his country would not seek a tit-for-tat retaliation against China by ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/20 23:55:12

India's attempt to replace China is self-righteous

An economy-crippling lockdown doesn't seem to have deterred India from daring to dream big as its ambition to replace China's role in the global industrial chain expands.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/19 21:48:40

China-India biz ties can't be derailed by US amid COVID-19

India has reportedly backed for an EU draft resolution tabled at the World Health Assembly (WHA) calling for a probe into the source of the COVID-19 virus. Yet, it is ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/18 23:40:22

Trade diversification in doubt as Canberra obsesses over politics

Politicians from the Morrison government appear more willing to encourage Australian companies to explore new markets rather than make any effort to ease the simmering tensions with China, disregarding the ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/17 20:33:08

Trump's move to link COVID-19 blame game with trade deal misguided

US President Donald Trump's linking of his coronavirus blame game with the phase one trade deal is a dangerous development which could push China to its limit.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/14 22:58:37

Australia delusional in expecting normal trade amid tensions with China

You can't have your cake and eat it too is a proverb that could be of use to some Australian officials, who continue to escalate tensions with China while hoping ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/13 20:16:39

Potential tariffs not punishment but wake-up call to Australia

The relationship between China and Australia has been strained in recent years due to the latter's unfriendly actions against the former, including but not limited to blocking Chinese takeovers of ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/12 23:48:03

Chinese businesses need to watch out for risks from Australia

Australian media outlets have shown great concern over the likelihood that China may soon impose major tariffs on barley exports from Australia, as the move could become the symbolic start ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/11 21:39:22

Fate of phase one trade deal implies future of relationship

US President Donald Trump's recent comment over the phase one trade deal created new uncertainty that will likely worsen US-China economic relations in the coming months.
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/10 19:53:40

Chinese forex data signals it is unlikely to dump US Treasuries

China's foreign exchange reserves rose slightly to $3.09 trillion at the end of April, data from the State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) showed on Thursday. If anything, the latest ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/7 19:38:07

Will Navarro's 'Buy American' goal cost more precious lives in US?

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said US President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order requiring federal agencies to purchase US-made medical products, according to media reports. The ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/6 21:06:14

Birth of coronavirus still a mystery, blame game needs to be averted

The birth of the lethal COVID-19 remains a mystery, as French virologists have determined a male patient near Paris who was diagnosed with pneumonia on December 27, and actually was ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/5/5 19:48:40