Strategic observation

Xinhua Insight: Xiongan New Area: city of Chinese dreams

2017-05-01 21:48:38

One month after the advent of Xiongan New Area, a new economic zone about 100 kilometers southwest of Beijing, people have seen signs of a promising future for the area. Full Story

Xinhua Insight: 800 years after Genghis Khan, Chinese Mongolians forge new prosperity

2017-05-01 15:04:11

Eight-hundred years after Genghis Khan created the largest empire in human history, his global influence continues today, especially among Chinese Mongolians. Full Story

Trumponomics' first 100 days: ushering in pro-business climate, key reforms lagging

2017-04-30 07:16:37

In his first 100 days, U.S. President Donald Trump has sparked a shift to a pro-business White House, although experts say the pace of key economic reforms is lagging. Full Story

Huge crowds swarm streets across U.S. to protest Trump's climate policies

2017-04-30 07:01:32

Huge crowds took to the streets in Washington, D.C. and at over 370 sister marches across the United States on Saturday in mass protests against President Donald Trump's climate policies. Full Story

EU leaders adopt guidelines on Brexit negotiations

2017-04-30 00:19:01

The 27 European Union (EU) countries' leaders during their first official meeting since last month's British triggering of the Article 50 adopted unanimously the guidelines on Brexit negotiations with Britain. Full Story

Security Council alarmed over Korean Peninsula crisis

2017-04-29 23:18:47

Alarmed by the possibility of a military escalation in Northeast Asia, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called on members of the Security Council "to avoid miscalculation and misunderstanding (and) act now to prevent conflict." Full Story

Interview: French vote unveils antithetical visions of France, Europe: Italian analyst

2017-04-29 06:14:59

The first round of the French presidential election unveiled two antithetical visions of France, and of its role within Europe, according to an Italian analyst. Full Story

Interview: Ukraine expects new infrastructure projects from Belt and Road forum: deputy minister

2017-04-29 03:49:14

He noted that during the Belt and Road Forum scheduled for mid-May in Beijing , Ukraine is seeking to reach agreements on cooperation at least in two areas . Full Story

Interview: Belt and Road Initiative facilitates closer links between China, Europe: EU official

2017-04-28 23:47:57

China's Belt and Road Initiative is facilitating even closer links between China and Europe, and serves as a good example of the strengthened links between China and the rest of the world, a senior European Commission official has said. Full Story

Interview: Expert says U.S. needs to better understand trade imbalance with China

2017-04-28 13:24:41

Despite the huge potential for U.S.-China cooperation, the lack of mutual trust and deep-rooted misunderstandings prevented the two countries from moving closer on trade as well as other issues, Anthony Saich, a leading U.S. expert on China told Xinhua in Full Story