Strategic observation

Economic Watch: Supply-side structural reform: next chapter in China's "new era"

2017-11-01 15:06:09

As China steps into a "new era" of development, the next chapter is beginning for the country's supply-side structural reform with a stronger focus on supply quality and economic rebalancing. Full Story

Interview: Better understanding between U.S., China benefits both, says U.S. scholar

2017-11-01 14:46:02

With more contacts with and better understanding of each other, the United States and China are both better off, Harvard professor Joseph Nye said in a recent interview with Xinhua. Full Story

Spotlight: China's Belt and Road Initiative to enormously benefit ASEAN: Cambodian officials, academics

2017-10-31 14:08:07

China's Belt and Road Initiative will greatly benefit the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), especially in infrastructure development, officials and academics said at a symposium. Full Story

Spotlight: Trump's 3 ex campaign aides charged, Trump tweets "no collusion"

2017-10-31 03:50:29

Three of U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign aides were indicted on Monday, and two of them pleaded not guilty to all charges. Full Story

Spotlight: Inauguration of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway represents key link in modern Silk Road

2017-10-31 02:50:09

A newly built railway line, which connects Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia in Azerbaijan's capital city of Baku, has been inaugurated Monday, linking central Asia and Europe through the Caucasus region. Full Story

Interview: Italy risks hung parliament despite new electoral law: scholar

2017-10-30 23:18:57

A new electoral law approved by Italy last week might slightly improve the country's long-standing political instability, but not annul the risk of ending up with a hung parliament after the next general elections, according to an Italian scholar. Full Story

Economic Watch: Why is 6 pct growth achievable for China's economy?

2017-10-30 13:25:36

China is determined to put growth quality before pace, but that will not hold the economy back from growing faster than most of other countries in the coming decade, according to experts. Full Story

Spotlight: Catalan independence bid reaches dead end as Madrid imposes direct rule

2017-10-29 22:52:42

The independence bid of Spain's wealthy Catalonia autonomous region has reached a dead end as Madrid, invoking Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution, has imposed direct rule on the untamed region. Full Story

Interview: Ukraine's ruling party lauds CPC's achievements, seeks to deepen ties -- leading party official

2017-10-29 21:27:21

Ukraine's ruling party Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB) "Solidarity" highly values the domestic and international achievements by the Communist Party of China (CPC) and stands ready to deepen bilateral cooperation, a leading party official said Friday. Full Story

Spotlight: China's ideology brings enormous benefits to its people: former Aussie PM

2017-10-29 09:45:19

The ideology of China has brought enormous benefits to the Chinese people, former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has said. Full Story