Asia

It’s time for Canberra to be assertive and not a US pawn

Chen Hong August 7, 2020

It’s time for Canberra to be assertive and not a US pawn

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was exceptionally impressed when he welcomed Marise Payne and Linda Reynolds, Australia's minister of foreign affairs and minister of defense, in Washington DC for the 2020 Australia-US Ministerial Consultation (AUSMIN) on July 28. The timing suited Pompeo well as the Trump administration...more

Domestic politics, nationalism misguide India’s China policy

Liu Zongyi August 2, 2020

Domestic politics, nationalism misguide India’s China policy

Despite the de-escalation of border tensions between China and India, New Delhi hasn't stopped its China smear campaign, accusing Beijing of being expansionist. At an all-party meeting on June 19, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that no one entered Indian territory, nor were Indian posts taken, but...more

Xi renews China’s support for multilateralism

Wang Cong August 1, 2020

Xi renews China’s support for multilateralism

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday reiterated China's support for the global multilateral system and commitment to pursue development with the rest of the world in the spirit of openness and mutually-beneficial cooperation, in what Chinese analysts called an apparent rebuttal of a rising tide of unilateralism and...more

Even if there is a new cold war, Washington can hardly win it

Ai Jun July 31, 2020

Even if there is a new cold war, Washington can hardly win it

These days, quite a few people wake up every morning to find themselves getting closer to a new cold war between Beijing and Washington, thanks to unceasing insane provocations by US anti-China hawks. Although disputes remain on whether this new cold war is on, a voice has already...more

The Feats Performed by the Great Victors Will Remain for Ever

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un July 30, 2020

The Feats Performed by the Great Victors Will Remain for Ever

Kathmandu. Supreme Leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un said that the victorious July 27 was the day when all the people born on Korean land celebrate with surging emotions of the great victory in the war that etched in the past history,...more

Authorities answer to refute misunderstandings, rumors on Three Gorges Dam

Shan Jie and Zhao Juecheng July 28, 2020

Authorities answer to refute misunderstandings, rumors on Three Gorges Dam

Editor's Note: The Three Gorges Dam, which is China's largest water project, has played a key role in water adjustment and energy generation on the Yangtze River. But even since before it was built in 1994, the project has always been under suspicion and criticism from overseas with some...more

China’s countermeasures over closure order of Chinese Consulate General in Houston

GT Staff Reporters July 27, 2020

China’s countermeasures over closure order of Chinese Consulate General in Houston

China's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday strongly condemned the US for asking China to close its Consulate General in Houston, a reckless and dangerous move which analysts said will further flare-up tensions between the two largest economies in the world. On Tuesday local time, the US abruptly asked China...more

DPRK : A Country Free from Pollution

Left Review Online July 26, 2020

DPRK : A Country Free from Pollution

The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is drawing the attention of the international society as a country free from pollution. This country is free from mental pollution. Such an act as sacrificing others can never be witnessed in the country; on the contrary, people devote themselves for the...more

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine approved for Phase III clinical trials in Bangladesh

GT Staff Reporter July 26, 2020

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine approved for Phase III clinical trials in Bangladesh

A COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by Beijing-based Sinovac Life Sciences Corp has obtained preliminary approval in Bangladesh for entering phase III clinical trials, the company said Monday. "Our vaccine has received approval from a national drug research council in Bangladesh and is waiting to obtain final approval from...more

Western media ‘malicious’ to hype prisoner transfers in Xinjiang

Liu Xin July 24, 2020

Western media ‘malicious’ to hype prisoner transfers in Xinjiang

It is normal juridical activities for local authorities to transfer prisoners, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region said in an exclusive response to the Global Times, commenting on a video clip that has been spreading on overseas social media, which was hyped by Western media as "evidence" of...more

China’s successful launch of Mars mission heralds new era of deep-space probes beyond the Moon

Deng Xiaoci July 24, 2020

China’s successful launch of Mars mission heralds new era of deep-space probes beyond the Moon

China successfully launched its first Mars probe, named Tianwen-1, via a Long March-5 Y4 carrier rocket from Wenchang Space Launch Center in South China’s Hainan Province into planned orbit on Thursday. The move heralds a new era in China’s deep-space exploration, which has steadily progressed beyond moon probes...more

Xinjiang industrial park puts chip test lines into operation

Left Review Online July 20, 2020

Xinjiang industrial park puts chip test lines into operation

Operations have begun at 5,000 semiconductor test production lines with a total investment of 10 billion yuan ($1.42 billion) in Horgos, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Experts believe these facilities will create more opportunities to boost the regional advancement of the semiconductor sector. The Horgos Sanyou Fuxin...more

Travel search volumes surge 500% as Chinese group tours resume

Left Review Online July 20, 2020

Travel search volumes surge 500% as Chinese group tours resume

Search volumes for group tours and self-guided travel skyrocketed by 500 percent after China announced Tuesday to resume group tours across the country, while overseas tours remain suspended, data from travel agency Trip.com showed. China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism issued a circular on Tuesday resuming group tours...more

London’s Huawei decision ‘turning point’ for China-UK ties: Analyst

Shen Weiduo and Zhang Hongpei July 19, 2020

London’s Huawei decision ‘turning point’ for China-UK ties: Analyst

The UK's move to ban Huawei may further sour strained China-UK political ties, largely reduce personnel exchanges, and most likely prompt Beijing to take reciprocal measures against London's discriminatory policy, Chinese observers said. The UK's mobile providers are being banned from buying new Huawei 5G equipment after December...more

Chinese officials, observers ‘not surprised, but prepared’ for US sanctions over HK

Chen Qingqing July 19, 2020

Chinese officials, observers ‘not surprised, but prepared’ for US sanctions over HK

Top Chinese legislators and veteran observers of Hong Kong affairs said they are not surprised to see the US president sign the Hong Kong Autonomy Act, which is considered "a piece of scrap paper" by the Chinese government. Observers said that Washington is shooting itself in the foot...more