Strategic observation

Interview: Belt and Road forum to address gaps in global economy

2017-05-09 23:07:56

The Belt and Road forum for international cooperation to be held in Beijing in mid-May will promote all-round practical cooperation and address problems in the global economy and globalization, a scholar from Cyprus told Xinhua in an interview. Full Story

Interview: Nebraska governor eyes long-term value investing approach for U.S.-China ties

2017-05-09 22:57:35

As someone who grew up in the city of Omaha in the midwest, Nebraska governor Pete Ricketts believes the United States and China could learn from the city's legendary investor Warren Buffett, taking a long-term value investing approach to manage their ti Full Story

News Analysis: Electing Macron, France chooses not to yield to fear, but remains fractured

2017-05-09 04:51:04

Choosing Emmanuel Macron as new president, French voters made the distinct choice to not yield to fear, although the country remains deeply divided, according to Italian analysts. Full Story

Interview: Greece, China transforming Piraeus port into shining star: manager

2017-05-09 04:05:22

Years since Chinese giant COSCO Shipping's arrival at Piraeus port, the image of Greece's largest port has changed dramatically. Full Story

Interview: Belt and Road Initiative to boost globalisation, int'l cooperation: WIPO chief

2017-05-08 19:29:00

China's Belt and Road Initiative is expected to enhance greater international cooperation while fostering multilateral ties between participating countries, the World Intellectual Property Organisation's (WIPO) director general told Xinhua in an intervi Full Story

News Analysis: Hamas dropping Brotherhood link likely to improve ties with Egypt

2017-05-07 04:39:38

The Palestinian Islamist group Hamas on Monday unveiled a new policy document that would end its association with the Muslim Brotherhood, a move likely to improve its ties with Egypt. Full Story

Analysis: UK local elections point way to pain for Labour, disaster for UKIP at general election

2017-05-07 04:14:32

The local election results in much of the UK point to the death of one of the major political parties and a crisis for another, experts said on Saturday. Full Story