Strategic observation

Spotlight: Turkey's Erdogan vows to take effective economic control if winning June election

2018-05-16 05:10:35

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed to take more effective control on economy, especially monetary policy, if he wins election next month. Full Story

Spotlight: Entrepreneurs from China, U.S. brainstorm on innovative ideas

2018-05-16 04:20:21

The third U.S.-China Innovation and Investment Summit (UCIS) has brought another wave of technology and innovation investment to Houston, the fourth largest city in the United States. Full Story

Spotlight: Displaced Palestinians pine for return to homes on Nakba Day

2018-05-16 02:14:41

Every mid-May in the last 70 years, Palestinians commemorate the Nakba Day, or "Day of Catastrophe," as nearly a million Palestinians were displaced before and after the Israeli declaration of independence in 1948. Full Story

Xinhua Headlines: U.S. moving embassy to Jerusalem aggravates Mideast chaos

2018-05-16 01:04:17

The U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem officially opened on Monday despite international criticism. Many Israelis and Americans celebrated the event at the temporary venue of the mission in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Arnona. Full Story

Disruptive innovation: Here's what to expect

2018-05-15 20:07:39

U.S. consumer electronics retail giant Best Buy recently announced that it would shut down all 250 of its mobile phone stores, effective on May 31. This is just the latest in a series of expected closings by major U.S. retailers. Full Story

China Focus: China's old industrial base attracts global investors

2018-05-15 19:17:20

A freight train carrying containers of imported auto parts from Germany whistled as it slowly stopped at the BMW Brilliance Automotive's Tiexi plant in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province. Full Story

Economic Watch: China's economic activity holds steady despite uncertainties

2018-05-15 18:22:02

China's economic activity held largely stable in April, with strong momentum in the industrial sector buffering impacts from slowing retail sales and fixed asset investment, data showed Tuesday. Full Story

China Focus: Space technologies to protect Shaolin heritage

2018-05-15 16:51:35

It was a strange sight: a group of monks from the Shaolin Temple, the cradle of Chinese kung fu, walking through the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology (ALVT), producer of China's Long March carrier rockets. Full Story

News Analysis: U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem to cause more chaos in Mideast

2018-05-15 04:43:45

The controversial transfer of the U.S. Embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem will lead to more chaos and instability in the Middle East, Palestinian analysts say. Full Story

China, U.S. should make "cooperation cake" bigger: diplomat

2018-05-15 01:27:50

China and the United States should build a relationship based on mutual respect and non-confrontation, making the cake of cooperation bigger, a Chinese diplomat said. Full Story