Strategic observation

Spotlight: World gets into mode of Spring Festival celebration

2018-02-13 17:16:24

As the Chinese New Year is getting closer, the world is getting into the mood of the Spring Festival celebration. Full Story

Spotlight: "Sharp power" or Western invisible power

2018-02-13 16:15:57

Recently, a term "sharp power" has become "popular" following a U.S. think tank report and a cover story of the British magazine Economist in December 2017, both of which raised so-called "concerns" over the growing influence of Russia and China. Full Story

Interview: American whiskey eyes China as major growth market: industry leader

2018-02-13 02:32:39

With its increasingly urbanized population and rising middle class, China is a major growth market for American whiskey, a U.S. industry leader has said. Full Story

Interview: Palestinians desire serious peace process based on two-state solution: official

2018-02-13 00:47:20

In response to Trump's remarks that the Palestinians "are not interested" in the peace process, a senior Palestinian official said Monday the Palestinians are the most benefiting side out of a serious peace process in the Middle East. Full Story

Spotlight: High-level inter-Korean meetings signal improvement of relations

2018-02-12 23:57:01

The recent high-level meetings between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea on the occasion of rare rapprochement ushered in by the DPRK have singled a kind of improvement of relations between the two Koreas. Full Story

News Analysis: Egypt-Cyprus approach raises Turkey's economic concerns: experts

2018-02-12 18:14:51

The ongoing approach, coordination and closeness between Egypt and Cyprus and the maritime demarcation deal between the two countries have been raising Turkey's concerns over the past few years, amid Ankara's tense relations with both Cairo and Nicosia, Full Story

Commentary: Parties should treasure inter-Korea detente, work collectively for peace on peninsula

2018-02-11 17:14:50

A highlight of the 23th Winter Olympics happened outside the sports venue Saturday when Kim Yo Jong, the sister of the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un, extended an invitation from her brother to South Korean Pre Full Story

Commentary: Action speaks louder on Abe's intention to forge better China-Japan ties

2018-02-11 12:48:57

Ahead of the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has recently extended his best wishes to the overseas Chinese in Japan, a gesture to signal his intentions to forge better ties with China. Full Story

Commentary: Healthy China-U.S. ties significant for interests of both, world

2018-02-10 19:45:56

Some Western politicians and academics tend to believe in a tragic destiny for great power, predicting that China and the United States are going to collide just as the Athens were vanquished by Sparta in the Peloponnesian War more than 2,000 years ago. Full Story

Spotlight: Xi's envoy makes fruitful S. Korea trip on Winter Olympics, peninsula situation

2018-02-10 05:17:47

Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Han Zheng has met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, respectively, before the opening of the Pyeong Full Story