Strategic observation

Economic Watch: Reform and opening up reshapes pioneering area in Shanghai

2018-09-17 16:56:32

"A single bed in Puxi is preferable to a room in Pudong," a saying that had been popular in Shanghai till the 1980s goes. Full Story

Interview: Argentine export sector sets sights on China's middle-class boom

2018-09-17 11:09:56

China's coming middle-class boom is on Argentina's radar, said Enrique Mantilla, head of the Argentine Chamber of Exporters. Full Story

Feature: Egypt to turn Tanis archaeological site into open-air museum

2018-09-16 23:17:44

Some 130 kilometers away from the Egyptian capital Cairo, work continued to revive the north capital of ancient Egypt, San al-Hagar or Tanis and to turn it into an open-air museum. Full Story

News Analysis: Europe split between nationalists, cosmopolitans

2018-09-16 22:57:42

A fierce political row over migration policy triggered in Germany following violent anti-immigrant clashes in the city of Chemnitz, underlines a new line of conflict emerging within the European Union (EU) between nationalists and cosmopolitans, experts s Full Story

News Analysis: Israel, Lebanon not go to war

2018-09-16 22:37:37

It is not in the interests of Lebanon or Israel to start a war between the two countries, Lebanese geopolitical analysts told Xinhua. Full Story

Spotlight: Turkey to put investments on hold, cut spending to aid economy

2018-09-16 21:37:24

Confronted with a slowdown of the economy, Turkey will put a hold on big new investments in order to control spending, a decisive move announced by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Full Story

Interview: Russia, Mongolia have great potentials for expanding bilateral cooperation - official

2018-09-16 20:12:07

Russia and Mongolia have great potential for expanding bilateral cooperation in many areas, M.V.Vasiliev, trade representative of Russia to Mongolia, told Xinhua in an exclusive interview on Sunday. Full Story

News Analysis: U.S. role as Mideast peacemaker "gone": analysts

2018-09-16 19:57:05

The recent and recurrent decisions made by the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump against the Palestinians and in favor of Israel have proved that Washington's mediating role as a peacemaker in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has gone, said E Full Story

Interview: China-Africa ties good for prosperity, says analyst

2018-09-16 11:00:34

Cooperation between China and Africa will benefit the continent and its people, an analyst has said, dismissing criticism from the West. Full Story

Across China: World Bank desertification control project pays off in Ningxia

2018-09-16 10:05:26

The distance between the southern edge of the Tengger Desert and the city of Zhongwei in northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region was once just a few kilometers, but the distance has been expanding over the past several years. Full Story