Strategic observation

Interview: Leading economist calls for Australian study into Belt and Road opportunities

2017-09-05 17:59:10

Leading Australian economist Peter Drysdale, head of the East Asia Bureau of Economic Research at the Australian National University (ANU), has called for a bilateral study of the opportunities offered by the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative. Full Story

News Analysis: Merkel-Schulz TV duel highlights difficulty of SPD win in German elections

2017-09-05 02:03:56

German Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz pinned high hopes on Sunday night's televised clash between himself and Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU), the only such debate to be agreed to by his incumbent rival before national elections on Sep Full Story

Experts say BRICS summit unique platform to address challenges, coordinate actions

2017-09-04 21:11:48

The ongoing BRICS summit in China's southeastern seaside city of Xiamen is a unique opportunity for leaders to discuss global challenges and coordinate their actions within and outside global institutions, Bangladeshi experts said Monday. Full Story

Spotlight: International scholars, experts applaud Xi's speech at BRICS Business Forum

2017-09-04 20:51:38

International scholars and experts have highly commented on the speech delivered by Chinese President Xi Jinping at the opening ceremony of the BRICS Business Forum in southeast China's Xiamen City on Sunday. Full Story

Commentary: More substantial cooperation needed in BRICS over next decade

2017-09-04 18:30:26

BRICS members should cooperate more deeply in the coming decade to improve the group's performance and increase tangible benefits for its people. Full Story

Commentary: DPRK's nuclear brinkmanship to bring peninsula nothing but disaster

2017-09-04 16:44:28

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) launched its sixth and largest nuclear test Sunday, playing a dangerous game of brinkmanship amid universal call for denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula. Full Story

Interview: China-Arab expo contributes to increased collaboration, trade ties: Jordanian official

2017-09-04 15:23:59

The upcoming third China-Arab States Expo to be held in China represents "a huge opportunity" for Jordan and China to build new business partnerships and explore investment possibilities, a senior official of the Jordanian Chamber of Commerce told Xinhu Full Story

Commentary: A larger role in global governance expected of BRICS in its 2nd decade

2017-09-04 14:28:36

Amid changes in the global landscape, the BRICS bloc of five emerging economies is expected to play a larger role in global governance in its second "golden decade." Full Story

Interview: China critical to BRICS' future development -- BRICS Business Council leader

2017-09-04 13:38:17

China is a very important anchor of BRICS and is critical to its future development, chairman of South Africa BRICS Business Council has told Xinhua on the sidelines of the ongoing BRICS summit. Full Story

Interview: South African expert calls for greater role of BRICS

2017-09-04 08:56:59

BRICS countries should play a greater role in world affairs and give greater attention to the sustainable growth of the world economy and infrastructure development, particularly in developing countries, said a senior South African researcher. Full Story