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China and Pakistan Relations after Sharif

The Belt and Road Initiative brings China closer to the world. Its objective to foster interconnectivity among different nations gradually becomes an issue of interest Read Full Article..

China's Transition from an Ancient Civilization State to a Modern Great Power

Islamabad, Aug. 9: China is an ancient civilization state with thousands of years of history. China’s world view has been shaped by its historical experience, ge Read Full Article..

Opinion: Can CPEC weather Pakistan's political storm?

In a highly partisan political environment, China reiterated its neutrality towards the internal affairs of the country by stating its resolve to abide by ‘a str Read Full Article..

Political change in Pakistan won't affect CPEC

On Tuesday, Pakistan's lower house of parliament elected Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the country's new prime minister. The Supreme Court last week disqualified Naw Read Full Article..

India's China-Phobia Might Lead to Strategic Myopia

BEIJING, July 3 (Xinhua) : Concerns over a rising China have, to some extent, spiraled into a kind of "strategic anxiety" regarding the country among some In Read Full Article..

Strategic communication necessary for Sino-Indian ties to strengthen

Strategic communication between China and India is necessary for the two countries. The Indian government refused to participate in the Belt and Road Forum for Interna Read Full Article..

Western Politics Can't Create Consensus

Political splits have been seen within the Western world in the wake of US, French and UK elections. Divisions in public opinion have raised doubts on the representati Read Full Article..


On May 12, 2017, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif along with heads of 27 states reached Beijing to attend the World Forum on One Belt One Road Initiative. China is implemen Read Full Article..

One Belt One Road: connecting hearts

Nothing gives me more pleasure than to be in China - my second home - a country Pakistanis love from the core of their souls. This world as we know it - from times imm Read Full Article..

India needs to learn that economic development comes before a naval buildup

"China is planning to build more aircraft carriers to bolster its maritime capabilities, which could pose a bigger threat to India," India's Economic Tim Read Full Article..

China eyes trillion-RMB nuclear power market along 'Belt and Road'

Chinese companies are craving access to the colossal untapped potential of the nuclear power industry in Belt and Road countries, which could yield a market of up to 4 Read Full Article..

Sino-American relations after Xi's Florida visit

A few hours after Chinese President Xi Jinping left Florida, the U.S. Carl Vinson Strike Group departed from Singapore and sailed northward into the Western Pacific Oc Read Full Article..

Belt and Road plans to benefit world

China's leadership is vital for the success of the Belt and Road Initiative (the Silk Road Economic Belt and 21st Century Maritime Silk Road). It will not be easy, Read Full Article..

Will China become the world's economic center by 2030?

At a panel discussion on Sunday at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference in Boao, Sou Read Full Article..

China's overseas investment regulations will prevent risks from harming economy

China needs to minimize financial risks as its companies seek to invest overseas with standardized management and ramp up efforts to improve investment efficiency and Read Full Article..

Western media distort BRICS' rising clout

The question that seems to linger in Western mainstream media is, "for how long will BRICS hold?" Initial reports by the same media seem to suggest that it w Read Full Article..

The Belt and Road Initiative: the way forward

Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the "Belt and Road" (B&R) initiative in late 2013. It comprises the "Belt," which is a network of roads Read Full Article..

Major takeaways from China-India strategic dialogue

In assessing the recently concluded China-India strategic dialogue, the common expression "glass half full and glass half empty" can come very handy. While t Read Full Article..

China and India have potential for more cooperation

An article in the Indian daily The Economic Times on February 13 titled "India could be Donald Trump's next trade war target" mentions that bilateral tra Read Full Article..

China's B&R initiative can strengthen energy ties

US President Donald Trump's energy independence policy aims to increase domestic oil production and reduce the country's dependence on oil imports. Specificall Read Full Article..

New Delhi will suffer losses if it plays Taiwan card

At a time when new US President Donald Trump has put the brakes on challenging China over the Taiwan question, agreeing to change course and respecting the "one C Read Full Article..

Can China, US cooperate on Afghan issues?

After winning the presidential election, Donald Trump's "America First" doctrine has created a prominent shift in the US' foreign relationships. Trum Read Full Article..

China and the Middle East - a rapidly changing picture

China has for many years now preferred to refrain from involvement in the quagmire which is the Middle East. Until now the region has been considered too distant, and Read Full Article..

Can China revitalize SAARC?

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SSARC) is a virtual recreation of the bitter rivalry between two nuclear powers -- India and Pakistan. Its 19th s Read Full Article..

What does Trump's Asia policy amount to?

Apart from creating maximum uncertainty - which may be a policy in itself, though a dangerous one - what are Donald Trump's plans for Asia-Pacific strategy under h Read Full Article..

The world will be listening to Xi Jinping at Davos

Xi Jinping is the first Chinese president to speak at the Davos World Economic Forum. This visit has attracted even greater international media attention than the norm Read Full Article..

China-India ties can jumpstart an Asian revolution

Economically, it's been a banner year for India. In February, it surpassed China as the world's fastest-growing economy. In October, the IMF predicted India wo Read Full Article..

Collapse of Anglo-US model highlight of 2016

It was a dramatic year in world politics. After a long period of slowly-accumulating social and economic contradictions, a new and tumultuous era has opened up, herald Read Full Article..

What is China's role in global governance?

Editor's Note: This week we are presenting a year-end review of the global economy, China's economy, society and diplomacy, and the international situation. To Read Full Article..

China-Russia strategic coordination acts as stabilizer of world peace

The China-Russia relationship has been maintained at a high level since the beginning of 2016. The all-round cooperation on all fronts has not only brought benefits to Read Full Article..

15 years in WTO, China now standing as standard-bearer of globalization

BEIJING, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) -- With tough transitional challenges ahead and painstaking adjustments behind, China has risen to become a bellwether of global free trade a Read Full Article..

China at the centre of the world order

A world disillusioned by the rise of Donald Trump in the US and his strong preference for extreme rightist views will no doubt look for other leaders in the global sys Read Full Article..

Why Kissinger is still right over world order

coming months and years. I could analyze, but it is prudent to wait till the end of his term, although nothing radical is supposed to happen in the coming few months.< Read Full Article..

Can China overtake US to lead the world?

Discussions were running high on global governance among Western public opinion on the eve of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation leaders meeting in Lima, Peru.

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Belt and Road initiative and Pakistan

When President Xi Jinping announced the ambitious Belt and Road initiative, several analysts and experts may have thought that it might take years and perhaps decades Read Full Article..

China contributes to UN undertakings

Beijing:  Oct. 25 marks the 45th anniversary of the recovery of China ’ s rightful seat in the United Nations . Looking back over the past 45 years , China Read Full Article..

The West Would Lose More Than It Gains from Withholding China's Market Economy Status

The multilateral trading system plays a key role in building global prosperity and in maintaining world peace, but the system is being jeopardized by political conside Read Full Article..

Duterte's China visit: A pivot towards Beijing?

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) holds talks with his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 20, 2016.

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Major takeaways from Goa BRICS Summit

With the curtain falling on the much awaited BRICS Summit, it is time to examine what new milestones this promising club of five emerging powers was able to produce in Read Full Article..

Chinese Renminbi's inclusion in SDR

"The inclusion of the renminbi in the SDR is the biggest structural event in currency markets since the creation of the euro66." This was the title of a rece Read Full Article..

Belt & Road will link Nepal with world economy

Chairman Mao said: "Differences between friends cannot but reinforce their friendship."

Mao's vision of friendship with China's many neighb Read Full Article..

Pakistan's near-abroad

We are so near in so many ways – sharing history, geographical proximity, faith, culture, commercial and family relations for centuries. Such favourable foundati Read Full Article..

Meaning of Renminbi's SDR basket membership

China's Renminbi (RMB) becomes a new addition to the basket of currencies maintained by the IMF as part of its Special Drawing Rights on Oct 1.

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Inevitable 'Easternisation'

Recently, and especially during the Rio Olympics, a lot of articles were written about Chinese Olympics performance vis a vis the US and UK. As any astute foreign poli Read Full Article..

A new beginning for the G20

The G20 is the premier forum for global economic governance. It accounts for two-thirds of the world population, 85 percent of global GDP and 80 percent of internation Read Full Article..

G20: Hangzhou wins world's attention

In less than one month, world attention will turn towards Hangzhou. The G20 Summit will see the leaders of the stronger economies of the world gathering for the eleven Read Full Article..

Working with ASEAN to build community of common destiny is Beijing's priority

The arbitration unilaterally filed by the Philippines against China over the South China Sea disputes has intensified the confrontation between China and the claimant Read Full Article..

China, ASEAN prove regional peace reachable amid discord

BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- As foreign ministers from China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) wrapped up their meeting on Monday in Vientiane, th Read Full Article..

South China Sea arbitration: A US-led conspiracy behind the farce

Since U.S. President Barack Obama took office, "Pivot to Asia" has become one of Washington's political pursuits and military strategies. The disputes be Read Full Article..

Asia doesn't welcome return to Cold War

In his speech at Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday, US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said China has taken "some expansive and unprecedented actions&q Read Full Article..

Cold War mentality should be abandoned when it comes to China-US military ties

The military relationship between China and the U.S. dominated discussion during the 15th Shangri-la Dialogue, which kicked off last Friday in Singapore.

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Mukherjee to China: Mission to soften bilateral hard lines

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee's four-day visit to China on May 24-27, 2016 was of much more than symbolic importance. Contrary to the customary perception of a Read Full Article..

AIIB cooperates with ADB for joint development

Jin Liqun, President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), along with Takehiko Nakao, President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), recently inked a mem Read Full Article..

New generation of imams preaching peace and harmony

Students read the Quran during a class at the China Islamic Institute, the country's top academy for Quranic studies, in Beijing. Wang Zhuangfei / China Daily

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China's shifting Afghan approach reflects wider regional realities

As Afghanistan's biggest neighbor, China is committed to helping the country rebuild peace and stability. As of 2015, China has offered 2.52 billion yuan ($388.2 m Read Full Article..

How should Pakistan connect to the future

IT IS AN imperative for Pakistan to connect to the future. But it has to do so with a sense of urgency because the global and regional changes are taking place at a ve Read Full Article..

Great powers and alliances in a multipolar world

Over the week I attended a seminar on great powers and alliances, especially alliance systems and how and why allies are either needed or not needed and how a power ca Read Full Article..

New direction in India-China economic relationship

Last one decade has witnessed a remarkable turnaround in India-China economic relation. From a trickle US$2 billion in 2001, the combined trade volume between two Asia Read Full Article..

Challenges and opportunities coexist in AIIB's future

After over two years of preparation, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) was formally inaugurated on January 16 with 57 founding members giving the green l Read Full Article..

Why Western pundits want China to fail

Illustration: Shen Lan/GT

Since the start of 2016, there has bee Read Full Article..

Xi's Upcoming Middle East Visit Strengthening Ties and a Test of Diplomacy

President Xi Jinping will kick start the year 2016 with his first state visits to three countries in the Middle East. This visit will also be his first state visit to Read Full Article..

AIIB Opening - A Beacon of Hope

The formal ceremonial opening of China's flagship international development project, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), is the culmination of a proc Read Full Article..

US Spy Plane New Disturbance for SE Asia

The US and Singapore issued a joint statement on Tuesday, in which the latter granted Washington permission for regular short-term deployments of the P8 Poseidon spy p Read Full Article..

'Belt and Road' opens to all

Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao delivers a speech at the closing ceremony of the Asian Political Parties' Special Conference on the Silk Road in Bei Read Full Article..

A Victory Parade for China and humanity

Soldiers take part in a training for a military parade in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 12, 2015. China will hold a grand military parade on Sept. 3 to m Read Full Article..

India's ambition is not setback for made-in-China

What happened to China's manufacturing industries? As the costs of Chinese labor have risen, labor intensive industries have been unable to survive in the Chinese Read Full Article..

Strategic Significance & Challenges for CPEC

In May 2013, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang paid a visit to Pakistan and floated the idea of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). This was a unique opportunity for Read Full Article..

AIIB, a complicated game

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is the first multilateral international financial organization launched and led by China. It is a victory for Asia as w Read Full Article..

A Relationship beyond Realm of Diplomacy

The just concluded visit to Pakistan by President of the People's Republic of China His Excellency Xi Jinping has surely been instrumental to exponential expansion Read Full Article..

China, Russia lead non-West initiatives

President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, talk on the sidelines of the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Dushanbe, Tajikistan Read Full Article..

China-Pak Dosti Zindabad

 “My friend’s lovely image dwells in the mirror of my heart; I tilt my head slightly, and here it comes into my sight.” Just as this line from a Read Full Article..

The AIIB: making room for China in the global economy

A Chinese proverb says, "If you want to get rich, build a road first." This is a fair way of representing China's 30 years of economic development: inves Read Full Article..

Diplomacy: Chinese characteristics arise from three core values

The concept of diplomacy with Chinese characteristics will dominate China's foreign relations in 2015. The Chinese characteristics come from the Chinese developmen Read Full Article..

The Silk Road Economic Belt and the Islamic world

As a humble Chinese intellectual,I feel tremendously honored for meeting His Excellency President Mamnoon Hussain twice in one year. A year ago, in a warm room at the Read Full Article..

Key strategic significance of One Belt and One Road

One of the key recent policies launched by China is the One Belt and One Road initiatives announced by President Xi Jinping. As this simultaneously combines both econo Read Full Article..

Will China replace US as global superpower?

The US senior China expert Michael Pillsbury published a new book recently, The Hundred-Year Marathon. In this book, he said that he was "aware" of China' Read Full Article..

India, China mustn't fall into trap of rivalry set by the West

A second visit by a sitting US president to India, the first time on record, has undoubtedly drawn wide attention from the international community. However, the tricky Read Full Article..

China's economy in a global context

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivers a keynote speech at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, on Jan. 21, 2015. [Photo/Xinhua]Read Full Article..

Bigotry, arrogance behind freedom of expression by 'headstrong' Charlie Hebdo

BEIJING, Jan. 17: Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical magazine brutally attacked last week by Islamic extremists, once again published Wednesday its latest edition wit Read Full Article..

New Era in Russia-Pakistan Relations?

Bilateral ties have long been rocky, but a recent defense deal marks a turning point.

A military cooperation agreement that Russia and Pakistan signed during R Read Full Article..

United, the BRICS countries are still strong

Chinese President Xi Jinping (2nd R) poses for a group photo with Russian President Vladimir Putin (1st L), Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (2nd L), Brazil Read Full Article..

China's full membership of SAARC to unleash benefits for entire South Asia

The 18th Summit of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) ended on Nov. 26 in Kathmandu, Capital of Nepal. Executive heads from eight South Asian Read Full Article..

China accelerates RMB internationalization process

RMB internationalization has accelerated recently. Last week, the central banks of China, Qatar, Canada and Malaysia signed memorandums of cooperation on RMB clearance Read Full Article..

Successes of China's economic diplomacy

There was a striking contrast between the highly focused APEC summit in Beijing and the sprawling somewhat directionless G20 summit in Brisbane. To start with, the Aus Read Full Article..

Pillars' and 'channels' for building the FTAAP

Numerous types of free trade agreements following different rules and standards have cropped up in the Asia-Pacific region in recent years. This demonstrates APEC memb Read Full Article..

Is China Still a 'Developing' Country?

On Sept. 24, as U.S. President Barack Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly and called for countries to shoulder more international responsibility, Chine Read Full Article..

A meeting of two great civilizations, China- India

 "When China and India meet, the whole world watches."

President Xi Jinping made this statement after meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Mod Read Full Article..

China and India partnering for a better future

Chinese President Xi Jinping (C) and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shake hands i Read Full Article..

Is the SCO prepared to stand up in world politics?

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) was launched more than a decade ago to forge closer cooperation among its members. It has done well so far. The group has s Read Full Article..


Last weekend, it was officially announced that the planned visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Pakistan next week will not take place. Meanwhile, preparat Read Full Article..

On Deng Xiaoping's legacy

Ezra Vogel's biography of Deng Xiaoping asks: "Did any other leader in the twentieth century do more to improve the lives of so many? Did any other twentieth Read Full Article..

Deng Xiaoping - the world's greatest economist

August 22, 2014 is the 110th anniversary of the birth of Deng Xiaoping. Numerous achievements would ensure Deng Xiaoping a major position in China's history &ndash Read Full Article..

Xi Jinping is awakening China

AT present, China, to which Mandela had special connections, is on the road to national rejuvenation, following its more than 30 years of skyrocketing economic growth. Read Full Article..

Who is breaking international rules, China or the US?

US Defense Secretary Chuk Hagal urged China to conform to international rules during his recent visit to Australia. But who is actually breaking the rules?

L Read Full Article..

Who does terrorism in Xinjiang really target?

A video grab shows ethnic Uygur men carrying sticks as they stand guard on July 27. They helped police Read Full Article..

The BRICS Summit and the new development bank

In the ambivalent aftermath of hosting a Football World Cup which was a spectacular success but which they embarrassingly failed to win, Brazil is bathed this week in Read Full Article..

BRICS increasingly seen as a 21st Century alternative

The Sixth Summit of leaders from Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa in Fortaleza, Brazil is a significant milestone as it signals the beginning of the seco Read Full Article..

BRICS may soon acquire teeth

Friday, July 11, 2014 - In what was probably the first time a summit between two leaders was dependent on a football match, that between Chancellor Angela Merkel of Ge Read Full Article..

How to understand Western opinion polls

The overheating reports in the Chinese media about the opinion poll about China's image conducted recently by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) did not ac Read Full Article..

China does not gain from US decline and does not deserve to be blamed

It is not accurate to simply describe the Sino-US relationship using only terms like competitive cooperation or mutual benefit. The essential relationship between Chin Read Full Article..

The Silk Road and China's 21st century spirit

The rise of any nation will require what Georg Hegel calls 'a spirit of the age' (Zeitgeist), which a country will either unintentionally comply with or volunt Read Full Article..

Could US forces withdraw from Afghanistan?

U.S. President Barack Obama announced a plan to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan following his latest surprise visit to the central Asian country.

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US interventionism has failed, but...

America's military interventions have clearly failed. The Afghan and Iraq wars have been strategic disasters. And its intervention in Libya has proved counterprodu Read Full Article..

Chinese President Xi Jinping's Doctrine of Chinese diplomacy

President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang have been in office for more than one year. While maintaining the stability and continuity of foreign policy, Xi has put fo Read Full Article..

Pakistan-China corridor

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif delivering his keynote address at the Boao Conference in China’s Hainan Province on April 10, 2014 called for a collective approach a Read Full Article..

Pakistan set to win multiple benefits from China's regional leadership

Pakistan enthusiastically participates in all regional cooperation initiatives led by China whether they are strategically important or economically crucial, such as t Read Full Article..

China - the world's trade locomotive

China has overtaken the United States to become the world's largest goods trading nation. Indeed, since the beginning of the international financial crisis, increa Read Full Article..

Boao 2014: China's renewed economic diplomacy

The annual convention of the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) has become an increasi Read Full Article..

China, central Asian countries cooperation shines up old Silk Road

The Silk Road linked China and central Asia more than 2,100 years ago, br Read Full Article..

China India: India's upcoming leaders won't tilt against China

China’s new leadership took office last year, and this year, there will be a new government in India after the general election in May. Some in India are highlig Read Full Article..

Opinion: Developing China-EU investment

Bilateral investment between China and the EU has developed rapidly in recent years. According to data released by China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), in 2013, Read Full Article..

First lady diplomacy' between China and U.S

From March 20 to March 26 2014, at the invitation of China's first lady Peng Liyuan, Michelle Obama, the first lady of the US, will visit China, accompanied by dau Read Full Article..

China's economy expected to maintain steady growth

Beijing: In Premier Li Keqiang’s 2013 government work report, the 2014 GDP growth target was set at 7.5 percent. In the context of anticipated changes in the cur Read Full Article..

The Silk Road - From Past to the Future

In his separate visits to Kazakhstan and Indonesia in September and October 2013,President Xi Jinping of China called for joint development of an "Economic Belt a Read Full Article..

The Chinese dream amid global realities

After their hectic first year, China's leaders are assessing the achievements of the past 12 months in the Two Sessions - of the National People's Congress (NP Read Full Article..

Silk Road spirit running through ancient and modern

Both the Silk Road economic belt and the 21st century Maritime Silk Road are based on economic cooperation, supported by cultural communication and guided by the philo Read Full Article..

The NPC, the CPPCC and the Chinese Dream

At the conclusion of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, General Secretary Xi Jinping introduced the idea of the Chinese Dream for the first ti Read Full Article..

China's Foreign trade growth expected to exceed economic growth in 2014

Beijing, Feb 28: According to the January statistics of export and import trade issued by the General Administration of Customs in February, China's total import a Read Full Article..

In the year of Horse 2014, Pakistan China vow to forge 'community of shared destiny'

Leadership of Pakistan China are expanding their cooperation horizon by adding new content to the traditional partnership and time tested friendship through implementi Read Full Article..

Who are the engines of global economic growth?

Developed countries do not have enough impetus to maintain the economic recovery in the short term. Emerging economies, which continue to be the engine of global econo Read Full Article..

Afghanistan: Reconstruction has many uncertainties

After more than a year of wrangling, the United States and Afghanistan recently reached an agreement on the final language of a bilateral security agreement.

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West's resurgence highlights Asia's changes

The New Year special edition of The Economist published an article titled "The West's turn." The data provided by the article shows that the developed ec Read Full Article..

Why is the world so interested in Silk Road Economic Belt??

During his visit to Kazakhstan in September 2013, Chinese President Xi Jinping put forward a proposal for a Silk Road economic belt to strengthen cooperation and make Read Full Article..

Prospects of Pakistan-Russia ties?

The bilateral diplomatic relations between Pakistan and former Soviet Union were established on May 1, 1948. Since the Russian Federation is the successor state of for Read Full Article..

China's moment of pride

China made another milestone in its meteoric rise as a world power by successfully landing its first robotic mission on the Moon on Saturday. It has become only the th Read Full Article..

Li Keqiang: China's super salesman

On Nov. 26, an exhibition of China's railways, infrastructure and equipment manufacturing took place at the Romanian Parliament Palace.

When 16 Central a Read Full Article..

SCO trade and economic cooperation strengthened

Over the past 12 years, since the establishment of the Shanghai Cooperation Organizationin 2001, SCO member states have made every effort to maintain steady developmen Read Full Article..

How Some countries have become Economic Tigers in East Asia

Poor states can become rich only
by lying, claims new book.

An important new book explains why some countries have become economic tigers in East Asia Read Full Article..

Dynamics of Pakistan's American affair

The last time Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was at the Oval Office was in July 1999. He had gone unannounced to assure US President Bill Clinton that the Pakistani army Read Full Article..

Indian PM Manmohan Singh's China Legacy

October 22 might be one of the busiest days for the Protocol Department of China's Foreign Ministry as three prime ministers of neighboring countries—Russia, Read Full Article..

Middle East unease a drag on Washington's 'pivot to Asia'

The developments in Syria over the past few weeks have seen US President Barack Obama's Syria policy start with a bang but end with a whimper, as a Foreign Policy Read Full Article..

Afghan-US bilateral security agreement

With the set of concession, US is looking forward in the post 2014 Afghanistan from the departing administration of President Hamid Karzai, most of the Afghan leaders Read Full Article..

Towards peace, stability and sustainable economic development in the Asia-Pacific region

Recent years have witnessed deep geopolitical shifts that fundamentally changed the global landscape. Against the backdrop of global transformation processes, the role Read Full Article..

China and the UN: what does the future hold?

The 68th UN General Assembly has just closed in New York, and China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi, with laudable clarity and brevity, set out China's approach to Read Full Article..

The rise of China's global companies

The rise of individual Chinese companies to leadership positions in global competition is already well known. Lenovo is the world’s largest PC producer. Haier is Read Full Article..

Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) shows the Shanghai Spirit

Discussions based on mutual trust and respect will strengthen economic cooperation and enhance further regional stability

With the 13th summit of the Shangha Read Full Article..

Afghan stalemate?

One did not expect much from Hamid Karzai’s visit to Pakistan to try and rebuild our frayed ties and revive the peace process with the Taliban. Karzai stayed tru Read Full Article..

Innovations in China's Diplomatic Theory and Practice Under New Conditions

BEIJING, Aug. 16  -- The flagship magazine of the Communist Party of China (CPC), Qiushi (Seeking Truth), on Friday carried an article on China's diplomacy wr Read Full Article..

SCO and Pakistan's aspirations

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) is a Eurasian security organisation, which was founded in 2001 in Shanghai by the leaders of China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Read Full Article..

The end of American dominance?

A researcher at the World Bank has looked at several data sources and concluded that China has again become the world's largest economy — a position held by Read Full Article..

Views of former envoy on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's visit to China

The decision by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to choose China as the destination for his first foreign visit after coming to power was indeed a prudent step that has suc Read Full Article..

PM's China vit Rizwan Ghani

PM's visit to China and signing of MoUs was need of the hour. Pak-China economic corridor, energy cooperation, motor way, metro services and plans for bullet train Read Full Article..

Logic of one world

The writer is special adviser to the Jang Group/Geo and a former envoy to the US and the UK.

A number of recent books have usefully analysed the nature and c Read Full Article..

Is Arab world ready for democracy?

July 3 witnessed another political earthquake in Egypt. Abdel Fatah al-Sissi, chief of the Egyptian armed forces, declared the removal of President Mohamed Morsi from Read Full Article..

Nawaz Sharif's vision of Gwadar-Khunjerab-Kashgar Rail Network

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif envisages launching an economic corridor linking Pakistan’s strategic Gwadar Port with China's Xinjiang province, border Read Full Article..

Looking towards China

The recent border stand-off between India and China was over after India acceded to China’s demand of dismantling its outpost in Chumar, and only then th Read Full Article..

China's banks now leading the world

U.S. business magazine Forbes has just calculated that Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is the world's largest company when taking into account reven Read Full Article..

Promoting Pacific peace

Window of opportunity for US and China to reset relations and advance political, economic, military and security ties

The United States' rebalancing to A Read Full Article..

Five ways to a more peaceful, prosperous world

President Xi Jinping's speech at the recent Boao Forum for Asia focused on five key concepts, all of which are of critical importance in terms of contributing to a Read Full Article..

China-Pakistan: Gwadar and 'the great game'

It is perhaps a less known fact that when President Richard Nixon visited Pakistan in 1973, Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto sought US help to construct a new port a Read Full Article..

BRICS summit offers bright sunrise

The fifth BRICS Summit is being held in Durban, the second largest city in South Africa,completing the first cycle of summits.

The biggest topic at the confe Read Full Article..

Turkey: Abandoning the EU for the SCO?

Recent moves suggest Turkey could make a bid for entry into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. It would be a mistake.
 The European Union is in a rut. Read Full Article..

China Pakistan nexus is live threat to India: Indian Foreign Policy Analyst

India's Foreign Policy 2012: A Critical Review In Relation To China And Pakistan Military Threats – Analysis

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The unloved dollar standard

Role as international anchor beginning to falter, as emerging markets are frustrated by Fed's near-zero interest-rate policy

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Will India join strategic containment of China?

China and India will hold the first joint military drill since the past five years.

All of the observers knew that the symbolic meaning of the military drill Read Full Article..

India Is Losing the Race

As recently as 2006, when I first visited India and China, the economic race was on, with heavy bets being placed on which one would win the developing world sweepstak Read Full Article..

An objective understanding of China's development

The National Intelligence Council of the United States (NIC) has recently released the report “Global Trends 2030: Possible World,” forecasting that China& Read Full Article..

A Stable 2012, a Promising 2013

After achieving a soft landing in 2012, China's economy must focus on steady and quality growth rather than a high growth rate

As the end of the year is Read Full Article..

Southeast Asia's new leaderships

The writer was Pakistan’s ambassador to the EU from 2002-2004 and to the US in 1999

China, Japan and South Korea — ancient cultures driven by mod Read Full Article..

Chinese investment: A source of warmth amid economic chill

During the global financial winter, a breeze of fresh air from Chinese investors bring warmth

Related: Part I: The Makings of a Glob Read Full Article..

China's change of guard

The month of November saw two important events come off on the world stage. In the first week, Barack Obama was re-elected president of the United States. The followin Read Full Article..

China's culture once influenced the world, and it can again

For at least four centuries, from the 14th to the 18th, China was looked upon by the West with awe. The Venetian trader Marco Polo (1254-1324), whose family had long b Read Full Article..

(Pakistan's journey) Towards a knowledge economy

The writer is former federal minister of science & technology and former chairman of the Higher Education Commission

In today’s world, nations are Read Full Article..

China and the global security environment in the 21st century

The Cold War period in global security, where all that mattered was keeping the balance between American and Soviet interests, is now long past. For two decades in a p Read Full Article..

China's economy picking up steam

After seven consecutive quarters of slow growth, a turnaround is underway

"The Chinese economy is like a train without a loco Read Full Article..

China remains an 'engine' in global economy

China will continue to be an important engine for the regional and world economies, said Premier Wen Jiabao on Tuesday, referring to the Chinese economy as "st Read Full Article..

Hu Jintao and the Scientific Outlook on Socialist Development

Chinese President Hu Jintao's work report to the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China emphasized the value of the Scientific Outlook on Develo Read Full Article..

Pak-Russia ties forging new alignments

Saturday, December 30, 1899 - Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Russia in early October in a renewed attempt to improve relations with Moscow. Hi Read Full Article..

OPINION: Chinese Economy by Year 2040: $123,000,000,000,000? Yes!

"In 2040, the Chinese economy will reach $123 trillion, or nearly three times the economic output of the entire globe in 2000. China's per capita income wi Read Full Article..

Analysis: What does transition in China mean for Pakistan?

ISLAMABAD: The world’s biggest political party, the 80-million strong Communist Party of China, has convened in Beijing for its 18th National Congress.
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Globalisation's flip side

Globalisation is essentially international economic integration based on the free- market philosophy. The phenomenon is characterised by freer movement of goods, se Read Full Article..

(US Elections and Media ) Did you hear about it?

Paradoxically, our anti-American media live in awe of the US. The coverage of the US elections, held last Tuesday (November 6), was a copycat version of the mainstr Read Full Article..

Russia and Future of Asia, Russia: ASEM's connecting link

In a few days, many heads of state and government will take part in the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Vientiane, Laos. This forum is justly called unique. Establish Read Full Article..

Russia-Pakistan-China axis: Putin's snub to India

Ever since coming into office again in May this year, Russian president Vladimir Putin has been snubbing countries like an archetypal snob. After turning down the c Read Full Article..

A new world order?

I was recently in the United States and was on a California beach one day when I overheard a young man comment to another "At least you drive an American car.& Read Full Article..

Economic outlook brightens for China

Chinese economists bet that the central government may slow the pace of releasing new stimulus policies for boosting economic growth in the fourth quarter because r Read Full Article..

'Made in China': Charming the World

In an era of globalization, China's manufacturing prospering delivers blessing

For the past decade, "Made in China" Read Full Article..

From Russia, with love

As endgame in Afghanistan rolls closer, all eyes are on Pakistan. In a bid to contain US influence in South and Central Asia as well as ensure greater regional coll Read Full Article..

(US Elections and China) Can they tackle China?

The United States’ trade deficit with China is one of the major issues as President Obama seeks a second term. In the second pre-election debate between the c Read Full Article..

BRICS can build optimism

Despite their slower growth, emerging economies will remain the engines driving the global recovery and future development

Since the outbreak of th Read Full Article..

Mechanics behind the message: Making China's voice heard in a global world

--The latest development on China's international publicity theory and practice since the 16th National Congress of the CPC

Du Read Full Article..

Legions of hate

Augustine of Hippo, also known as St Augustine, was a leading figure of the ancient western church. In his ‘City of God’ he writes about a pirate from w Read Full Article..

China's Female Imams: A Model of Inclusion for Muslim Women

The irony of an officially atheist country possibly offering a way out of an international religious problem is intense. Yet that is what some Islamic scholars in C Read Full Article..

China's way offers Afghanistan better hope

On September 22, Zhou Yongkang, top Chinese security official and a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, made a fo Read Full Article..

Our Russian dreams

Diplomacy runs on two legs: economics and military-strategic. Russia does not produce anything – other than attack helicopters and military airplanes – Read Full Article..

Friendships and isolation

At some time in the course of our troubled alliance with America we discovered that our partner was a werewolf that could as sooner harm us as the enemy against whi Read Full Article..

Pakistan, Russia and the Taliban

“You are a dushman (enemy) and we know all about you! I’m only joking. Welcome to Russia. I hope you will be able to present the correct facts about the Read Full Article..

US Asia-Pacific strategy destabilizes region

The United States claims that its high-profile "pivot to Asia" strategy aims to "deter" the threat from a rising China in order to maintain the Read Full Article..

Stabilizing Afghanistan a major diplomatic challenge

Zhou Yongkang, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and top Chinese security official, made a brief visit to Afgh Read Full Article..

China, Japan must break out of history's trap

WASHINGTON: Last week demonstrators incensed by Japan’s purchase of the disputed islands, known as Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China, filled Chinese cities Read Full Article..

Global value chains in the world economy

Global value or supply chains are not new. For decades companies have been importing parts and components for the finished goods they manufacture. Technology has re Read Full Article..

U.S. has responsibility to rein unruly allies for Asia-Pacific stability

WASHINGTON, Sept. 16 :- U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Sunday began his three-nation Asia-Pacific tour, during which he will pay his first visit as Pentagon Read Full Article..

Islamic anti-Americanism: a new chapter of the same story

Last week, the streets of the Middle East saw vehement protests against the movie"Innocence of Muslims", an American-produced film which mocked Muslims an Read Full Article..

Why America and Israel are the greatest threats to peace

 Imagine if Iran — or any other country — did a fraction of what American and Israel do at will.

September 04, 2012 “Informa Read Full Article..

China still a top destination for foreign companies

Don't talk to Kevin Thieneman about the economic slowdown and rising labor costs in China, Caterpillar Inc's head in China is mulling over the long-term dev Read Full Article..

China's Universities

Professor of philosophy and chancellor of the University of Michigan-Dearborn

China has invested heavily in universities in the past ten years. The Read Full Article..

New Silk Road has potential for global significance

DUBAI, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Many leading economists in Dubai believe that the growing ties between China and the oil-rich Gulf Arab states have the potential to expa Read Full Article..

OIC: time to wake up

As the OIC meets, for its fourth extraordinary summit in Makkah to discuss the challenges confronting the Ummah, its platter would certainly be full. The Islamic wo Read Full Article..

Apology doesn't hide West's deep suspicion

Nature, one of the world's most prestigious academic journals, made an online apology to Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen on Monday, a few days after an article titled Read Full Article..

Fearing others' rise offers quick path to eventual doom

In 1941, then Japanese emperor Hirohito, like his military advisors, believed that Japan could win a single "decisive battle" against the US and then enga Read Full Article..

Silk Road to development

SO far, development in Pakistan has been heavily reliant on aid from and trade with the US and other Western countries.

During rec Read Full Article..

Partnership with China 'benefits Africa'

Partnership between China and African countries will benefit Africa's economic development, a South African official said as the US Secretary of State made what Read Full Article..

India's sea oil push politically motivated

India's state-run Oil & Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) recently announced that the company has accepted Vietnam's proposal to continue to explore for oil and g Read Full Article..

Aggressive US foreign policy

Brian Cloughley Air travel isn’t much fun these days, what with searches, pat-downs, holdups, crowds and queues, so it’s good when sometimes you can hav Read Full Article..

Will SE Asia become a battleground?

Recently the foreign ministers of China and the US met with their ASEAN counterparts in Phnom Penh. Several thought-provoking questions were raised. First, are Chin Read Full Article..

Politics of the youth bulge

The writer is special adviser to the Jang Group/Geo and a former envoy to the US and the UK.

Can the electorate’s changing demographics, subs Read Full Article..

Pakistan-China friendship: a lush tree

Rich imagery is important in describing Pakistan-China relations. Last year, on the morning of December 19, addressing a packed session of Pakistani parliament, Pre Read Full Article..

EU interest in Asia

PARTICIPANTS at Asia’s top security conference in Cambodia last week may not have managed to resolve territorial disputes over the South China Sea but the mee Read Full Article..

Nuclear power and energy security

Nuclear power is one of the most efficient, reliable and environment-friendly sources of energy, which is restricted to very few countries, mainly due to political Read Full Article..

Chinese firms' growing ODI offers opportunities

While the past decade was the period that saw a huge inflow of foreign investment intoChina, the coming 10 years are certain to herald a wave of outbound direct inv Read Full Article..

West cannot coerce China to follow its lead

A long-announced European Union ban on oil imports from Iran came into force on Sunday as previously planned. Despite the fact that taken together the EU countries Read Full Article..

Understanding China starts from experiencing

In recently years, the rapidly-developing China has been attracting more foreigners from all over the world. Foreign students studying in China, as a special group, Read Full Article..

Chinese Banks Must Go Global

Expansion will help accelerate rise in nation's outbound direct investment

China has become the world's second-largest eco Read Full Article..

A region in transition

The post-9/11 world has seen an unprecedented change in the nature and gravity of its problems. While countries and nations have been able to move away from the bit Read Full Article..

Opening-up west strategy beneficial

China's exchanges and cooperation with Russia and the countries of Central Asia, and East, Central and West Europe have become closer than ever in recent years, Read Full Article..

Fifth China-Arab States Cooperation Forum in Tunisia

Yang Jiechi: Deepen strategic cooperation, promote common development

On 31 May, the Fifth Ministerial Meeting of the China-Arab S Read Full Article..

Pakistan and China: Strategic Partners in the 21st Century

Today’s arrival in Islamabad of China’s Foreign Minister, Yang Jeichi, comes at an important time of change looming  large in the region where the two Read Full Article..

Chinese brands quicken pace to go global

The Millward Brown ACSR has recently released its annual list of 2012 Brands Top 100, the Most Valuable Global Brands, with 13 Chinese brands including China Mobile Read Full Article..

Pakistan China Youth Exchange Program adds vitality to Pakistan China Friendship

Pakistan China Youth Exchange Program provided abundance of opportunities of cultural and people to people communication to 1000 youth of Pakistan and China. The fi Read Full Article..

From galleons to globalization

We often think of globalization as a modern phenomenon, but nearly five centuries ago, Asia and Latin America were vibrant trading partners.

Spanis Read Full Article..

'Global boss' false flattery for Chinese central bank

Chinese central bank was recently labeled as the global “boss” in the banking industry.

The latest report from the Standard Chartered B Read Full Article..

China expected to lead global electric vehicle industry

Although sales volume of electric cars has not reached the satisfactory level, China is still expected to lead the global electric automobile industry, accord Read Full Article..

Renminbi's global use growing

Internationalization of China's currency is inevitable and it should prepare for the systematic financial risks that will arise

Just a few year Read Full Article..

China to have even better days in the future

BEIJING:Recently, some domestic scholars of China said that, many signs, including the United States' policy of returning to Asia and the frequent actions again Read Full Article..

The China experience

China’s economic performance over the past three decades has simply been remarkable. During this period, China has achieved two historic transformations. Firs Read Full Article..

Xinjiang Needs Indigenous Prosperity

The Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region has been a multi-ethnic region since ancient times.

It was after the founding of the PRC that a large number Read Full Article..

Will Afghanistan become a U.S. campaign issue?

As Republican presidential candidates gear up for Tuesday's primaries, they remain mute on the U.S. war in Afghanistan despite recent blunders including the sla Read Full Article..

Cooperation cements BRICS

Collaboration on global issues is conducive to international political and economic rebalancing in post-crisis era

On Wednesday, the leaders of Bra Read Full Article..

BRICS mulls joint bank

The BRICS group of emerging economies - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - is mulling the establishment of a joint development bank, a topic set to be Read Full Article..

Promise and problems of an 'Asian century'

Pakistan figured frequently, at times unexpectedly, during last week’s conference in Delhi organised by India Today. The media group’s annual ‘con Read Full Article..

China has every right to impose rare earth export quotas

The long-running dispute over China's export limits on rare earth minerals reached a new climax on March 14, when U.S. President Barack Obama, in a high-p Read Full Article..

Madness is not the reason for this massacre in Afghanistan

I'm getting a bit tired of the "deranged" soldier story. It was predictable, of course. The 38-year-old staff sergeant who massacred 16 Afgh Read Full Article..

Putin's Grand Plan for Asia

Vladimir Putin, Russia’s current prime minister and future president, has shown a strong interest in Asian affairs. In his second term, Putin would undoubtedl Read Full Article..

Putin's Grand Plan for Asia

Vladimir Putin, Russia’s current prime minister and future president, has shown a strong interest in Asian affairs. In his second term, Putin would undoubtedl Read Full Article..

Putin's Grand Plan for Asia

Vladimir Putin, Russia’s current prime minister and future president, has shown a strong interest in Asian affairs. In his second term, Putin would undoubtedl Read Full Article..

China's economic development contributes to the world

As the economic globalization is progressing, the connection between China's economy and global economy is becoming tighter. More foreigners have expressed thei Read Full Article..

China's diplomacy needs courage and strategy

China's diplomacy is very active recently to explore the solution to the Syria issue. After Ambassador Li Huaxin, representative of the Chinese Foreign Mi Read Full Article..

New rules for global governance needed

The BRICS summit, to be held in New Delhi at the end of March, provides the opportunity to begin a discussion on the global governance deficit. Looking ahead to 205 Read Full Article..

Iran is crucial test of Chinese influence

As events in Syria continue to dominate international headlines, and as criticisms are traded between the U.S., China and Russia over Read Full Article..

China to help drive world GDP expansion

BEIJNG - Despite registering a slowdown, China's growth will play an increasingly important role in the global economy, as forecasts suggest the world is on the ve Read Full Article..

How should China cope with America's return to Asia?

Shift in U.S. international strategy

Since the end of World War II, the United States has adopted six main measures to maintain its gl Read Full Article..

Xi building bridges on global tour

I was shocked the other day to see this headline in a Canadian newspaper: "The good news from Xi Jinping's world tour was that there was no news". On Read Full Article..

China-Turkey ties enjoy broad prospect

Chinese Ambassador to Turkey Gong Xiaosheng said China and Turkey have been continuously strengthening political, economic and cultural exchanges in a recent Read Full Article..

Chinese VP's US visit strengthens bilateral ties

Before Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping visiting the United States, he talked with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on the phone. Xi said that he hoped to exchange opini Read Full Article..

A choice no country should have to make

Since the 1980s, experts have predicted that the 21st century is the Asian century and China would emerge to take the lead. As the G2 was proposed during the global fi Read Full Article..

China: South Africa's latest role model?

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — The newspaper headline posted on a Johannesburg street made it sound racy: “Zuma's Chinese Model.”

And Read Full Article..

India upgrades its military with China in mind

NEW DELHI—India has decided to buy 126 fighter jets from France, taken delivery of a nuclear-powered submarine from Russia and prepared for its first aircraft ca Read Full Article..

Syria becomes focus of struggle among great powers

China and Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council draft resolution on Syria on Feb. 4. At present, Syria is not only the eye of the storm in the Middle East, b Read Full Article..

Military blocs 'have no role in Asia'

BEIJING - Vice-Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun on Saturday rejected moves to deliberately strengthen military alliances in Asia as "going against the times and peop Read Full Article..

US foreign policy in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Washington's policy of “managed chaos” has backfired in Afghanistan and Pakistan. RT’s military contributor Colonel Eugene Khrushchev says the US Read Full Article..

China's success here to stay

Despite being repeatedly proved wrong, proponents of the "China collapse" theory have been using it to win their share of the market. A recent article by Gor Read Full Article..

China-Africa friendship enhanced by diverse, growing cooperation

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- The friendship between the world's largest developing country and the continent home to mostly developing countries has lasted for Read Full Article..

Political bias concerning China human rights 'deeply rooted': People's Daily

BEIJING, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- Prejudice resulting from differences between political systems has become deeply rooted in interpretations of China's human rights sit Read Full Article..

China willing to aid bailout: EU leaders

DAVOS, Switzerland - The leaders of Denmark and Finland said on Friday that China has showed a willingness to contribute to global efforts to bail out debt-ridden Euro Read Full Article..

Year of Dragon: Long may the long reign in China

BEIJING - China basked in festivity on Sunday as red lanterns and firecrackers ushered in the Year of the Dragon, a legendary animal of the Chinese zodiac considered t Read Full Article..

India Military Eyes Combined Threat

Indian military planners are reshaping the Army in readiness for a potential combined threat from China and Pakistan. Can it “cold start?”

Ind Read Full Article..

Actions speak louder than words

Collaboration between US and China is indispensable but more needs to be done to overcome mutual misperceptions

Revolution and transformation in the Middl Read Full Article..

A fresh election is the only way to prevent a coup that no one wants

Pakistan's first coup was led by a civilian. When the bureaucrat-turned-Governor General Ghulam Mohammad arbitrarily dismissed Prime Minister Khwaja Nazimuddin on Read Full Article..

Cementing ties with Arab world

Premier Wen's visit to the Arabian Peninsula is significant not only for bilateral ties, but also the region and world beyond

Premier Wen Jiabao's Read Full Article..

A priority for Asia-Pacific shift

As it adjusts its defense strategy to focus on deterrence, the US should refrain from violating international laws

US military strategy alternates between Read Full Article..

Is China Really Moving into Central Asia?

Debating China's role in the world, or in neighboring regions, has become something of a blood sport: policy wonks love debating it and watching the debates about Read Full Article..

Asia remains most attractive investment spot in 2012

Asia, in particular the emerging economies on the continent, remains the mostattractive investment destination in the world this year, according to the recentlyrelease Read Full Article..

US entering era of uncertainties

The U.S. presidential election has begun. No presidential aspirants can bypass the "three highs" challenges right now—high unemployment rate, high defi Read Full Article..

Realities behind the TransPacific Partnership

Many Chinese analysts noted that the intention of the TransPacific Partnership (TPP), put forward at the recent APEC summit by the US administration, is to attempt to Read Full Article..

R moXiexie dajia - Thank you for coming

“A friend is one who walks in when others walk out” -Walter Winchell.

  Many would beat about but only one stood up to it. Brushing aside Read Full Article..

2011: A year of turmoil, reflection, and cooperation

2011, the eventful year, can be summed up in three words – turmoil, reflection, and cooperation.

2011 marks the most turbulent year since the beginn Read Full Article..

Asian countries should enhance co-op in currency swaps

As the value of the U.S. dollar has remained stable since late December, certain Asian economies have gradually stopped selling off their dollar assets, and the exchan Read Full Article..

China, a friendly neighbor committed to common development

BEIJING, Jan. 3 (Xinhua) -- China has for long dedicated itself to building friendship and partnership with its neighbors and pursuing common development, and it will Read Full Article..

The Future of 'Made in China'

SINCE its emergence in Guangdong Province in 1978, the processing trade in China has developed rapidly. The processing trade refers to the process by which raw and aux Read Full Article..

China lights up UAE solar future

Last January, Ban Ki-Moon, the UN secretary general, graced the stage of the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) in Abu Dhabi.

His keynote speech at the wor Read Full Article..

China moves to centre stage

The most striking contrast when comparing today’s American world with a possible Chinese world of tomorrow is how their people experience the world beyond their Read Full Article..

Move to send 'alarming signal' across Asia

BEIJING - Japan's decision to lift its decades-old weapons export ban on Tuesday came as little surprise given its increasingly active stance in regional affairs, Read Full Article..

What is behind US 'Return-to-Asia' strategy?

Recently, the PLA Daily interviewed Lin Zhiyuan, an expert on U.S. issues from Department of World Military Research under Academy of Military Sciences on the U.S. str Read Full Article..

To whom does Pacific Century belong?

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton published an article in the Foreign Policy magazine last month and then delivered a speech in the East-West Center claiming tha Read Full Article..

China and Saarc

This article is about building a case for inviting China to join the South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (Saarc). With China joining the regional bloc, Saa Read Full Article..

YEARENDER: China-Africa cooperation: unlimited opportunity with vitality

NAIROBI, Dec. 19 (Xinhua) -- China-Africa new strategic partnership continues to develop rapidly in the second decade of the new century with frequent high-level visit Read Full Article..

China's foreign policy not a matter of tough vs. soft

At a foreign policy seminar in Beijing yesterday, Assistant Foreign Minister Le Yucheng pointed out that the international community, especially certain Western countr Read Full Article..

Risks behind India's military buildup

India has decided to focus on building defense in this period. In the recently adopted 11th Five-Year Plan, it decided to spend 8.2 billion U.S. dollars purchasing equ Read Full Article..

Will Obama Doctrine lead to new Cold War?

U.S. President Barack Obama, the first U.S. leader to attend the East Asia Summit, recently announced a plan to send 2,500 U.S. troops to Australia. U.S. Secretary of Read Full Article..

China to unveil new energy consumption strategy

BEIJING - China is set to unveil a plan to impose controls on total energy consumption, said Zhang Ping, director of the National Development and Reform Commission (ND Read Full Article..

How WTO membership made China the workshop of the world

Ten years ago this week, when China joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) and opened its economy to the world, many Chinese commentators warned that the country wa Read Full Article..

China must retain its strengths as it goes global

2011 marks the 10th anniversary of China's accession to the World Trade Organization. International public opinion on the accession is generally positive as China Read Full Article..

As China Goes So Go Commodities

You want to know where the global commodities markets are heading in the coming years? Then it's probably best that you remember a single word: China.
As the Read Full Article..

China's Huawei pushes to become major global company

SHENZHEN, China -- The intensity of this nation's tech ambitions are apparent on the sprawling campus of Huawei Technologies, whose youthful employees play hard on Read Full Article..

Opening up - China's answer to the past and future

BEIJING, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- While China is steering through spectacular yet complicated economic transformation during which ideas clash and wrangle, there is little Read Full Article..

Central Asia: Iran Left Out of New Silk Road Plans

Ancient Persia was a heavily trafficked corridor on the Silk Road, the transcontinental trade route between China and the West that flourished centuries ago. But in Wa Read Full Article..

World over-thinking China's military intentions

President Hu Jintao's speech Tuesday to the Chinese Navy representatives caught the attention of foreign media, which focused on two lines: China must "accele Read Full Article..

Can US-Pakistan ties survive current crisis?

U.S. President Barack Obama made a telephone call to Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari on Dec. 4, saying the casualties of Pakistani soldiers in a NATO strike on a Read Full Article..

China can play critical role in reshaping global order

The world is witnessing turmoil and failures among international institutions. The capability of US global leadership is in relative decline. Meanwhile, none of the pr Read Full Article..

'Lao pengyou' ( Old Friend China )

China’s opening up to the world in 1989 was articulated by Deng Xiaoping in a policy to “hide brightness, cherish obscurity, never take the lead but aim to Read Full Article..

China builds Turkish gas facility

MONTREAL - China's Tianchen Engineering Corp has agreed with Turkey to build an underground natural gas storage facility at Lake Tuz in central Anatolia, south of Read Full Article..

China leads the solar revolution

THE power sector was set for a renewable energy revolution with the cost of “green” power generation technologies dropping and investment in the renewable Read Full Article..

Learning from China

In the recent past, the economic context of our relationship with China, has only been recognised by President Zardari. Initially, he made frequent visits – but Read Full Article..

China's Superior Economic Model

Andy Grove, the founder and chairman of Intel, provocatively wrote in Businessweek last year that, "Our fundamental economic beliefs, which we have elevated from Read Full Article..

Pakistan takes China into confidence

LAHORE - Pakistan on Wednesday took its time-tested friend, China, into confidence over its decision to stay away from the Bonn Conference on Afghanistan, a trilateral Read Full Article..

China and India to join aid partnership on new terms

China and India have agreed to join a global partnership on aid effectiveness but on vague terms that cast doubt on their willingness to stick by principles set by tra Read Full Article..

Guest post: is China still a Bric?

The “Brics” expression has captured investor’s attention over the past decade. But it can also mislead. China’s relative size to the other Bric Read Full Article..

From Islamabad to Kashgar, lively wonders of Nature and Culture along Silk Route

Background: The route of the Karakoram Highway (KKH) traces one of the many paths of the ancient Silk Road, The Karakoram Highway (KKH), is said to be the highe Read Full Article..

Obama takes early aim at China for 2012

HONG KONG - During the last US presidential campaign, with the 2008 global financial meltdown still waiting to happen and the Barack Obama phenomenon reaching its head Read Full Article..

A Chinese Century? Not Quite

In the narrowest sense, a superpower has the military might to force the world to acquiesce to hegemonic resolve (for example, the Soviet Union). Then there are econom Read Full Article..

China and India mustn't go for the throat

The scheduled talks between China and India over border issues at the end of November were temporarily postponed. While speculations about this decision are varied, on Read Full Article..

China's auto industry makes impressive progress

China's vehicle production and sales volume increased from more than 2 million units in 2000 to more than 18 million units in 2010.

Accelerating in Read Full Article..

China-India Relations Heading Towards Deep Freeze-Analysis

Concurrent with winter freeze setting in on the Himalayan heights separating India from China-Occupied Tibet, gathering trends over the last year or so strongly sugges Read Full Article..

Cashing in on Chinese

Faisal Akram's Chinese language skills proved invaluable at the airport in Urumqi, capital of the Xianjiang province, where mostly Pakistani passengers were waitin Read Full Article..

Will World War III be between the U.S. and China?

China's vast military machine grows by the day. America's sending troops to Australia in response. As tension between the two superpowers escalates, Max Hastin Read Full Article..

China-Africa trade to hit record high in 2011

China-Africa trade volume rose 30 percent from a year earlier to 122.2 billion U.S. dollars during the first three quarters of 2011, which is only a few billion shy of Read Full Article..

Made In China Doesn't Mean Cheap In China

China has made a fortune producing cheap products that sell for low prices around the world.

Yet many high-end goods manufactured in China –- everyt Read Full Article..

Obama's Asian 'yatra'

The writer was Pakistan’s ambassador to the EU from 2002-2004 and to the US in 1999

The United States is currentl Read Full Article..

How China can be a real superpower?

Watching the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Hawaii last week, I had a feeling we were entering a new phase of Asian geopolitics. For decades now, t Read Full Article..

Jim O'Neill: China could overtake US economy by 2027

Jim O'Neill, the head of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, has predicted that China could overtake the United States as the world's largest economy by 2027 and u Read Full Article..

Where is China going?

The whole pattern of growth under capitalism has been one of an uneven and combined character, exacerbating social contradictions

After overtaking Japan, Read Full Article..

Keeping up with China in science is key to West's economic future

The U.S. economy is declining. China's economy is ascending. What to do?

The answer lies not to the right, not to the left, but upward: Science must b Read Full Article..

Obama's more muscular China policy sets Beijing on edge

BEIJING — President Barack Obama’s sudden moves to contest rising Chinese power are setting this capital on edge, even if in public the response has been m Read Full Article..

China in a corner at the East Asia Summit

Given China’s infrastructure building activity in Pakistan occupied Kashmir, there was more than a hint of irony in Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s remark Read Full Article..

No need for alarm over US return to Asia

Beijing, Nov.18 (People's Daily Online) --U.S. President Barack Obama recently gave an energetic lecture in Australia on how a more strengthened U.S.-Australia mil Read Full Article..

China & the Changing Dynamics of the World

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A Pakistan-China nexus?

Responding to a report in this paper about China’s desire or plans to set up military bases in Pakistan, the Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson stated that hi Read Full Article..

China's March towards Marvels, Journey from survival to success

The Biggest nation on Earth, China, was once a victim of West’s ruthless opium war (1839-60), Japan’s brutal invasion (1931 to 1945), global isolation in p Read Full Article..

Diplomatic words of wisdom

Keeping a low profile is and will continue to be China's strategic thinking in handling relations with the world

Ever since former leader Deng Xiaopin Read Full Article..

China to the euro's rescue

FOR evidence of a new, radically changed world order, look no further than the European Union’s desperate search for Chinese saviours to help tackle the eurozone Read Full Article..

Soft power better than hard approach

Global communities have often misunderstood and misinterpreted the diplomatic guideline taoguang yanghui, made popular in China two decades ago by the late leader Deng Read Full Article..

Power for peace

Pakistan is undergoing an electric power crisis. With an installed capacity of around 19,500 MWs, supply to consumers has been drastically low for a multitude of reaso Read Full Article..

China can help Europe with debt crisis

China is becoming increasingly involved with global governance. As the sovereign debt crisis in Europe continues, Premier Wen Jiabao said last month that China will be Read Full Article..

Strategic Intent

 The moderator of Secretary Clinton’s interaction with the electronic media, a well known anchor in her own right, referred to an article by the distinguish Read Full Article..

Uygur culture - snapshots of life in Xinjiang, China

A woman sells traditional snacks of Uygur ethnic group on the streest in Zepu County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Oct. 17, 2011. Zepu Count Read Full Article..

Who is shaping China's online public opinion?

China is undergoing a media revolution, and Internet is at the center. New media is changing the environment of public opinion, rebuilding public life, offering every Read Full Article..

China's Seat in the United Nations An Analysis of Pakistan's Role

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Granting MFN status to India and Kashmir issue

Pakistan has decided to grant the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India, according to Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar. Commerce Secretary Zafar Mahmood added t Read Full Article..

Promise and peril

The writer is special adviser to the Jang Group/Geo and a former envoy to the US and the UK.
Overshadowed by the high drama of Pakistan-US relations, last month& Read Full Article..

Hillary Clinton's visit did not achieve much.

 Apart from the usual warnings and threats, US Secretary of State Clinton appears to have had little to offer. When challenged, she turned from intimidation to co Read Full Article..

China's GDP: Quality vs. quantity?

China's year-on-year gross domestic product reached 9.1 percent in the third quarter, down from a 9.5 percent in the second quarter and 9.7 percent in the first qu Read Full Article..

China a scapegoat for US illnesses

The US Senate passed the yuan bill last week on the pretext that Americans are upset over their trade deficit with China and that China is the cause of the high unempl Read Full Article..

Goals of US 'Return-to-Asia' strategy questioned

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton published an article titled "America's Pacific Century" in the latest issue of Foreign Policy magazine, in which Read Full Article..

UN official: Beijing can help fight poverty

BEIJING - China can play a rebalancing role in the current global financial crisis to combat future global poverty, a senior United Nations official said on Monday.Hel Read Full Article..

Hold high banner of peace, development, cooperation

The development and progress of any nation needs favorable domestic and international conditions.

"In order to achieve the great rejuvenation of the Read Full Article..

China not yet getting its message across

During the past three decades China has made great advances in public diplomacy and it is emerging as a vital tool for the country. Obvious highlights are the 2008 Bei Read Full Article..

Right development path

In the 32 years since China's reform and opening-up, a market economy has been introduced and modern infrastructure constructed. The country's 1.3 billion peop Read Full Article..

Becoming global players

As multinationals flock to China as a favorite investment destination, an increasing number of Chinese firms are also quickening their pace of going global. This is go Read Full Article..

China must bridge innovation gap

Today, China faces two formidable gaps. On the domestic front, there is the gap between the rich and the poor; in global terms, there is the innovation gap.

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US still plundering global wealth

Senate bill on currency exchange rates is another attempt to shift the cost of its domestic crisis to other countries

The passage by the US Senate of a bi Read Full Article..

China rapidly advancing into digital publishing age

BEIJING - Nancy McKinstry, head of one of the world's largest publishing organizations, believes China is rapidly advancing into the digital publishing age.
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China bashing won't save US

Is China's currency and trade performance a threat to the United States? Or are American politicians using China as a scapegoat for the country's economic prob Read Full Article..

Putin's visit, though routine, has special meaning

At the invitation of the Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao, the Premier of Russia Vladimir Putin is visiting China and will attend the 16th China-Russia Regular Meeting of Pr Read Full Article..

Opportunity knocks for EU and China

Growing Chinese investments in Europe including the purchases of peripheral eurozone bonds contribute to sustaining the value of the euro and help to reassure the mark Read Full Article..

RMB bill threatens trade war

During the debt-ceiling debacle, Washington pushed the United States economy close to an abyss. Now it is risking US-China relations.

Two months ago, Chin Read Full Article..

Revolution of 1911, a path towards modern China

The 1911 Revolution was "a thoroughly modern, national and democratic revolution" which had shook the world and ushered in unprecedented social changes in Ch Read Full Article..

Beware of US taking money from China's wallet

Summary: Being wary of a U.S. diplomatic trick aimed at taking away all the money from China's wallet does not mean that China should completely refuse investing i Read Full Article..

Overseas cultural centers introduce China to world

Chinese cultural centers across the world held various celebrations during the past weeklong National Day holiday to mark the 62nd birthday of the People's Republi Read Full Article..

India's involvement complicates South China Sea dispute

In recent years Vietnam has carried out a number of activities in the South China Sea which have threatened China's sovereignty. Seizing 29 islands claimed by Chin Read Full Article..

Asian countries should cooperate to resist impact of crisis

Asian countries should strengthen unity, expand cooperation and work together to cope with potential risks in the world economy, which is a collective voice of the rep Read Full Article..

Pakistan Pulls Closer to a Reluctant China

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — As relations with Washington plummeted in the aftermath of the killing of Osama bin Laden in May, Pakistan’s leaders turned to China, Read Full Article..

China seeks profit, shuns politics, in Afghanistan

(Reuters) - The Chinese passengers boarding the weekly Ariana Flight 332 from the remote western city of Urumqi to Kabul speak volumes about ties between a rising Chin Read Full Article..

China treads carefully amid US-Pakistan rift

BEIJING(SANA): Pakistan, facing a crisis with the United States, has leaned closely to longtime partner China, offering its “all-weather friendship” with B Read Full Article..

Will China be Europe's savior?

Recently, the media has been full of news on the European debt crisis. Suggestions about solving the European debt crisis are various, and voices calling on China to o Read Full Article..

Nations are exploiting power of 'weiplomacy' Social Media Diplomcy

BEIJING - The world became a smaller and flatter place thanks to the Internet. But with the emergence of Weibo, the micro blog, cyberspace has again become multidimens Read Full Article..

Is China a bigger threat than Pakistan for India?

This was the hot topic for discussion in Indian TV (NDTV) Program:” “The Big Fight” hosted by Vikram Chandra On October 1, 2011 the National D Read Full Article..

Could Pakistan dump the U.S. for 'all-weather friend' China?

With every new trough in U.S.-Pakistan relations, talk among Pakistanis of paring down their dependence on Washington and throwing in with China grows louder.
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China warns Europe over its debt crisis

WASHINGTON - China urged Europe to get to grips with its debt crisis before it risks causing bank runs and pushing the global economy into recession.
"The sove Read Full Article..

Europe vs. China: Who is blackmailing whom?

China is disappointed that the European Union has not recognized its market economy status, Shen Danyang, a spokesperson for the country’s Ministry of Commerce, Read Full Article..

China extended full support to Pakistan's sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity

When frustrated Washington piles pressure on Pakistan to cut ties with a militant group blamed for attacks on US targets in Afghanistan, time tested friend China exten Read Full Article..

Let's start with "For What"?

It was tiresome. I was standing for almost two hours. I grabbed a chair and sat down. He looked at me and smiled. ‘Skinny young boy, you must worry about your st Read Full Article..

Civil interaction boosts Sino-African ties

At the end of last month, while attending the first session of the China-Africa People's Forum in Nairobi, Kenya, the topic of foreign exploitation of Africa was r Read Full Article..

Make China and US stronger

It is dangerous to link China's rise to 9/11 when cooperation and the hard work of millions are there for all to see

During the 10th anniversary of Se Read Full Article..

Yuan as a reserve currency

Chinese wisdom has its roots entrenched in the ancient history, the rich culture, imperial dynasties and the unnerving aura of mystery the land boasts of. Be it any pl Read Full Article..

EU's view about China outdated

Reluctance to recognize China as a market economy has long been an obstacle to China-E.U. relations, and this issue has recently returned to the spotlight. A spokesper Read Full Article..

Socialist democracy superior to capitalist counterpart

Socialist democracy with Chinese characteristics is deeply rooted in China's past and present and has a great legitimacy and historical inevitability. By comparing Read Full Article..

China to be high-income country in 10 years

World Bank President Robert Zoellick recently said that the bank will draw on its own experience to help China adjust its economic growth model, stave off a "midd Read Full Article..

Who will eclipse America?

WASHINGTON, DC – According to Voltaire, the Roman Empire fell "because all things fall." It is hard to argue with this as a general statement about dec Read Full Article..

China's Greatest Muslim Admiral who may have discovered America even before Columbus.

Little did the famous Muslim geographer, Ibn Battuta know, that about 22 years after his historic visit to China, the Mongol Dynasty (called the Yuan Dynasty in China) Read Full Article..

Obstacles block path of US-China relations

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden highlighted the interdependence between China and the United States during his recent China visit in order to send a message of confidenc Read Full Article..

Europe should be grateful for China's timely help

The international community is again expecting China to save capitalism amid growing U.S. and European sovereign debt crises because China was believed to have saved c Read Full Article..

New Silk Road will bridge China and Pakistan

Early this month Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari visited Urumqi to attend the launch of the China-Eurasia Expo 2011. This Expo will build a bridge between China, Read Full Article..

A chance to reflect on the ashes of history

Sunday marks the 80th anniversary of the Japanese invasion into China. People across China were commemorating the nation's suffering and humiliation from the Japan Read Full Article..

What does American Dream mean for China?

With second largest economy in the world, China has shown the global community the results of people working hard. Thus, more and more Chinese people have set their go Read Full Article..

China's 10-year rapid growth is not at the mercy of US

While the whole world was focusing on the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, commemorating the victims and conducting soul-searching, some people shifted their atte Read Full Article..

India cannot become a global power via arms buildup

India’s military has used China’s rising comprehensive strength as a cover for its non-stop military buildup in the recent years. India has sought to be a Read Full Article..

Exploring joint development amid globalization

"If Brazil recognizes China's market economy status, it will be good news for the ASEAN countries," an expert on the ASEAN affairs asserted, which shows Read Full Article..

India makes waves with South China Sea oil and gas exploration

India's External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna began a 3-day visit to Vietnam on Friday as reports claimed that an Indian state-owned oil producer is set to undert Read Full Article..

To Urumqi and back again: 60 years of China-Pakistan friendship

Currently I am touring China at the invitation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) as part of the celebrations for 60 years of the friendship between Pakistan and Ch Read Full Article..

India Beefs Up for Great Game

Worried by an increasingly assertive China, India has ramped up investment in its Navy and Air Force. Will it be enough to protect its own backyard?
Given Indi Read Full Article..

Sarkozy has a lot to gain from China

The global financial market has deteriorated severely over the past few months. The whole world is pondering how to respond to the financial turmoil fuelled by fears o Read Full Article..

Swimming against the tide

China, Latin America and the Caribbean have enough reason to be optimistic about better economic growth prospects

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Decade of strategic upsets

A striking phrase resonated at an international conference that convened last week in Geneva to evaluate global strategic change. It encapsulated the 21st century&rsqu Read Full Article..

Xinjiang's economy set to be transformed

Targeted program will see region prosper, Cui Jia and Mao Weihua report from Urumqi.

The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region's economy will be transfor Read Full Article..

Socialism with Chinese characteristics ensures China's remarkable progress

China has made remarkable progress in modernization in the last half century, while the same progress took developed Western countries one or two hundred years. China& Read Full Article..

How China can help Europe get out of debt

The European crisis is no longer a European crisis. It has morphed into something that could easily engulf the global economy. Because of its size, because it involves Read Full Article..

Behind China's rise in global competitiveness

China's global competitiveness ranks 26th, one rank higher than last year, according to the Global Competitiveness Report 2011-2012 issued by the World Economic on Read Full Article..

Asia's New Great Game

China and India are both hungry for Burma's vast natural riches. But will Burma's people pay the price or can this Southeast Asian backwater finally enter the Read Full Article..

China pursues no hegemony

The second white paper on peaceful development reflects China's strategic commitment to a world of mutual benefit

The post-crisis world has been under Read Full Article..

First China-Asia-Europe Expo and spirit of volunteerism

I am Gao Hongrong and my English name is Catherine. I am a college student from Xinjiang Normal University. I have been participating in Urumqi Fair since last two yea Read Full Article..

In a Post-9/11 World, China Moving Forward

It may feel unseemly to ask if any nation benefited from 9/11, but it is becoming increasingly clear that China has emerged far stronger since the attacks on the Unite Read Full Article..

Biden visit and economic hegemony

" It's incredible". He exclaimed.
"I mean the way China is progressing. It makes me feel crazy. The world economies are shaking. But look at t Read Full Article..

Fighting other people's wars

Over 40,000 deaths and thousands of terrorist attacks later, Pakistan will join the world in remembering 9/11 on the 10th anniversary of the incident in 2011. In this Read Full Article..

Pakistani cooperation helped make US safer: White House spokesman

WASHINGTON, Sep 10 (APP) - Ten years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the United States is safer because of the cooperation it got from Pakistan through the decade an Read Full Article..

9/11 Commission had asked US to help Pakistan fight extremism

LAHORE: The 9/11 Commission, which was set up by the then American President George Bush on November 27, 2002 to prepare an all-inclusive account of the circumstances Read Full Article..

The price we pay

Today there will be solemn ceremonies in New York, the Pentagon in Washington and in a field near the town of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. They will commemorate the 2,97 Read Full Article..

I stand by my decision ( ON 9/11)

It was a day that changed the world. Pakistan was deeply affected by the event that took place 10 years ago today. Many in Pakistan believe that we might have been bet Read Full Article..

How long world powers will use the blood of Pakistani nation to achieve their goals?

Since 2001, a nation of 180 million has been fighting for the future of the world’s 7 billion.

Since Sept 11, 2001, 21,672 Pakistani civilians have Read Full Article..

China's rise doesn't mean America's demise

I first visited China in 1979, a few months after our countries normalized relations. China was just beginning to remake its economy, and I was in the first Senate del Read Full Article..

China-Africa relations: Far cry from Western colonialism

The West has never stopped criticizing China for developing relations with Africa. Certain Western officials and scholars recently even went so far as to blame China f Read Full Article..

More effort needed to 'go global'

Currently, China's overseas direct investment has surpassed that of Japan and the United Kingdom and now ranks fifth in the world. It is a delightful achievement b Read Full Article..

Internet is public's major source of rumors: survey

BEIJING - The majority of participants in an online survey conducted by the China Youth Daily newspaper believe that the Internet is China's most significant sourc Read Full Article..

When new media meets old media

Since the new millennium, the powerful effects of online news, forums, and microblogging in China have given rise to a judgment among both media professionals and medi Read Full Article..

For firmer ASEAN-China ties

China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their dialogue partnership. The relationship progressed from consu Read Full Article..

China's five-year-plan needs to fix the economy

With Europe and the US in crisis, and stock markets reeling at the possibility of recession, China knows it must get serious about restructuring its economy.

F Read Full Article..

35 Chinese universities rank among world's top 500

BEIJING, Aug. 15 CNTV: A total of 35 Chinese universities rank among the world's 500 best in a ranking released by China's Shanghai Jiao Tong University on Mon Read Full Article..

Better US-China ties can lead to harmonious 21st century

China and US should focus on exploring the ways to enhance mutual partnership in spite of looking at improving only relationships.

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Will Biden's China visit boost China-U.S.relations?

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will start a six-day visit to China on Aug. 17. Will his visit consolidate the upward momentum of stable and positive China-U.S. relation Read Full Article..

Beijing has the war chest to restore harmony to the financial markets, but its leaders prefer to focus on their own problems.

 As the West contemplates a new bout of financial meltdown, the second biggest economy on Earth might appear to be well placed to ride above the angst ripping Read Full Article..

Kashgar must not mar ties

THE recent events in the ancient Chinese city of Kashgar and their possible fallout need to be examined in three broad contexts: China’s concerns, Pakistan&rs Read Full Article..

New Business Hub of West China and 1st China-Eurasia Expo, Urumqi (Xinjiang, China)

Xinjiang, the massive autonomous region in northwestern China functioning as an investment hub between Russia and Kazakhstan and featuring vast lands, abundant reso Read Full Article..

Xinjiang's Progress and its future vital to Pakistan

Xinjiang has maintained stability and is going to be more prosperous.
After July 5th of 2008, Xinjiang‘s security situation is generally very good and Read Full Article..

Xinjiang's Progress and its future vital to Pakistan

Xinjiang has maintained stability and is going to be more prosperous.
After July 5th of 2008, Xinjiang‘s security situation is generally very good and Read Full Article..

Building the Great Wall of Friendship

Chinese and foreigners are not making friends enough according to a news article published yesterday. It says some expats live in a Beijing bubble and don't bon Read Full Article..

China: Harmony between Traditions And Modernization

I am editor of a web magazine on Pakistan China relations named Nihao-Salam. I visited China in the month of July this year as a member of Pakistan Media delegation Read Full Article..

China vs. America: Which Is the Developing Country ?

From new roads to wise leadership, sound financials and five-year plans, Beijing has the winning approach.

Recently I flew from Los Ange Read Full Article..

China and the Afghan Endgame

BEIJING – Ever since US President Barack Obama decided to begin withdrawing American troops from Afghanistan, global interest in what role (if any) China will Read Full Article..

New concepts need to be in line with times

Several years after Harvard Professor Niall Ferguson coined the term "Chimerica," European scholars developed the ideology of Eurafrica, which calls for g Read Full Article..

China's Economic Miracle Is About To Derail?

In the debate of recent high-speed rail derail tragedy in Wenzhou, China, Jeremy Warner sees the "derail scene" of the Chinese economic development model. Read Full Article..

Is There Ever A "China Model" ?

As the western Philosophist Hegel said "there are two logics in the world. One is the world's logic, the other the China logic", it seems that now it Read Full Article..

Facts, comparisons speak louder than mere words

The New York Times recently published an article by Eric X. Li with the headline, "Counterpoint: Debunking myths about China." Li debunked five most popul Read Full Article..

Major speculations on China's first aircraft carrier

According to reports, China's first aircraft carrier "Varyag" is going to be finished rebuilding and faces a near term of sea trial, and the year of 2 Read Full Article..

Another road to prosperity

Cameron's sermon to Africa another example of Western countries trying to belittle China's achievements

During British Prime Minister David Read Full Article..

Wonderful People of the World

On 15th June 2011 a delegation of 100 students and teachers departed from Islamabad to Urumqi. The purpose was to host a Pakistan Chinese bridge summer camp for hig Read Full Article..

The Chinese faith in learning

Friday, while I was coming out of the central library at Peking University, I saw a Chinese mother taking a snap of her twin sons at its gate, and also at the same Read Full Article..

China's peaceful rise is beyond doubt

Few countries evolved into world powers peacefully, so many people doubt the feasibility of China's path of peaceful development. By their logic, if China wants Read Full Article..

US investments in China show decline

Data from China's Ministry of Commerce shows that nearly 13,500 foreign-funded companies were established in China from January to June in 2011, an increase of Read Full Article..

Obama revisits Chinese Tibet

Despite facing imminent default on August 2, the US President Barak Obama diverted his attention from a pressing economic issue to foreign and irrelevant non-issue Read Full Article..

Xinjiang progressing toward prosperous future

Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in western China will receive more than 10 billion yuan in financial aid from 19 provinces and municipalities designated as partne Read Full Article..

No political preconditions for Africa

Mutual benefit, equality, respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity are basis for China's assistance to African countries
As Sino- Read Full Article..

China's Hong Kong: Fifty years no change

The flags fly high at the Star Ferry end of the Ocean Terminal, each reflecting the elements that make for Hong Kong's success, and witness to its resilience. [ Read Full Article..

From nation-building to powerful nation: 90-year legacy of the CPC

The Chinese Communist Party (CPC) completes 90 years on 1st July 2011. Ninety years probably is the longest in the history of any political party to survive. It is Read Full Article..

Model of China's homegrown jumbo jet engine goes public

Shanghai citizens view a scale model of the CJ-1000A high-bypass-ratio turbofan engine, which was developed by the Aviation Industry Corporation of China Commercial Read Full Article..

Cameron should not lecture China on human rights

British Prime Minister David Cameron should not lecture China on human rights as he attempts to win over the emerging power in a bid to get Britain's economy ba Read Full Article..

Why Americans don't learn Chinese ?

Comment on "Learning more than just the language"

Many people automatically assume that Americans are to blame for not learn Read Full Article..

Facing the modernization challenge

A little more than 200 years ago, in 1793 AD, a fateful event in Chinese history took place in the Forbidden City. The great emperor Qianlong reluctantly received t Read Full Article..

China Opens Oil Field in Iraq

BEIJING — China’s largest oil company has begun operations at Al-Ahdab oil field in Iraq, making the field the first major new area to start production Read Full Article..

China yearns to be world's civil engineer

Workers at Shanghai Zhenhua finish the welding on a section of the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
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Communist Party of China makes people proud

Some curious and impatient foreigners made every endeavor to travel in China's remote areas, which were just open to foreigners by camels, cars and on foot 15 y Read Full Article..

Cooperate for better future

Time EU stopped giving in to impulse and acted with reason to strengthen its comprehensive partnership with China.

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Experts: China's yuan will go global

BEIJING - China's timing for realizing the yuan's full convertibility into other currencies is already mature enough to facilitate yuan's internationali Read Full Article..

China backing nations' battle against debt crisis

BUDAPEST, Hungary - After announcing the purchase of Hungarian bonds at the start of his visit toEurope, Premier Wen Jiabao on Saturday further assured nations in C Read Full Article..

China to be biggest engine of global growth in next few years: expert

China will become the biggest engine of global economic growth in the next few years, claimed Zheng Xinli, Permanent Vice Chairman of China Center for International Read Full Article..

Unraveling mysteries behind Nixon's 1972 China visit

Zhang Yesui, China's ambassador to the US, talks with Henry Kissinger, former US secretary of state, before an Asia Society awards ceremony in Washington on Jun Read Full Article..

Long-term strategic partners

Common interests in meeting global and regional challenges have brought China and Russia even closer together

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Why Communist Party of China has friends worldwide ?

The year 2011 marks the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China. Few political parties in the world have 90 years of history, and it is eve Read Full Article..

China needs to chart own path in course of modernization

The forerunners of modernization have not only accumulated successful experience but also offered a path of development to late-comers. Thus, some habitually suppos Read Full Article..

India is not balancing China in Africa

During his recent trip to Africa, India's Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh announced a generous aid package of $5 billion for the region, which will be made av Read Full Article..

Broader Energy Cooperation with Latin America

THE energy policy set out in China's 12th Five-year Plan (2011-2015) is widely expected to swing the door open to cooperation with resource-rich Latin American Read Full Article..

Dr. K's Rx for China


Main: U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner at the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue in Washington D.C., on May 9, 2011. Read Full Article..

Seeking a diplomacy of amity

The ongoing South China Sea dispute has drawn attention to China's defense policy and military diplomacy. Speaking at the recent Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapor Read Full Article..

Pakistan to work together with SCO for regional peace: President Zardari

ASTANA, Kazakhstan, June 15 : President Asif Ali Zardari Wednesday said Pakistan will work together with member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) fo Read Full Article..

Strengthen 'Shanghai Spirit'

The SCO has come a long way in 10 years and the Astana summit will set out strategic plans for the journey ahead

On June 15, a summit meeting comme Read Full Article..

SCO Tashkent summit concludes with achievements on internal mechanism, external links

TASHKENT, June 11  -- Leaders of the six-nation Shanghai Cooperation Organization concluded their annual summit here Friday, agreeing to enhance cooperation an Read Full Article..

Chinese investment surges in Latin America

Latin America has some of the world’s major energy and commodities supplies, so it’s no surprise that it is a very attractive place for resource-hungry Read Full Article..

Hitting the big time soon

PPP comparisons can be misleading, but China's economy will surpass the US' by 2021 even in nominal terms

Is China poised to surpass the Un Read Full Article..

Yuan should play big role in Central Asia

ASTANA, Kazakhstan - China's yuan should play a bigger role than the US dollar in trade settlements in Central Asia in order to boost regional trade, a top Chin Read Full Article..

India catching up with China

Despite its elephantine weight, India has long displayed mouse-like diplomatic clout. But now, it is trying harder to get noticed, by expanding into the African con Read Full Article..

Experiencing China's BJ-SH high-speed train

Connecting China's most vibrant economic zones, the high speed train is indeed catching many people's attention. Maybe you just can't wait to board the Read Full Article..

Western myth to play up China's military threat

A deadly killer jet that can take on the most advanced miliary fighters of the world's sole superpower. A behemoth "ship" under construction that will Read Full Article..

How can think tanks boost China's development?

The Shanghai Financial Association recently established two think tanks, a financial and shipping committee and an expert committee, based on nearly an entire year Read Full Article..

Dealing with India in the U.S.-Pakistan relationship

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets President of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari in Islamabad, Pakistan on Friday, May 27, 2011

Pakistan's Read Full Article..

Electric vehicle batteries 'must improve'

BYD Auto Co Ltd's F3DM plug-in hybrid compact sedan on display at the2011 Shanghai Auto Show. According to Zhen Zijian, deputy director of theoffice for electri Read Full Article..

Europe should pass IMF baton to Asia

At the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference in December 2009, the European Union (EU) said it had the right to maintain its people's standard of living even if Read Full Article..

China's top goal: Making the yuan the standard

Offshore yuan-denominated bonds - a plank in China's drive to internationalize its currency - will speed up the economy's growth rate as an increasing numbe Read Full Article..

From made in China to invented in China

While China, the Chinese and the Chinese economy continue to dominate the airwaves over the past few years, it is the emergence of Chinese brands that now grabs hea Read Full Article..

Star: Guiding China to Future?

Dedicated to the 90th Anniversary of CPC

I.  Glorious Path of the Communis Read Full Article..

India's generous military deal targeting who ?

India on Monday cleared a more than $4.0-billion deal to buy military transport planes from Boeing in the biggest ever defence deal between New Delhi and an America Read Full Article..

Asia should play bigger role in fixing world economy

A rising Asia, once suffering from the 2008 international financial crisis, should now play a significant role in the rebalancing process in the post-crisis period. Read Full Article..

China's policy a wake-up call for the US

Only a few years ago, China's approach to innovation barely played a role in international economic diplomacy. Today, China's innovation policy and its perc Read Full Article..

Cold War mentality hinders peace in Asia-Pacific

The 10th International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Asia Security Summit, also known as the Shangri-La Dialogue, successfully concluded in Singapore on Ju Read Full Article..


Pakistan and China are held by strong bonding of sixty years which has cemented further
with every test of time. Together the two nations work towards promi Read Full Article..

China's strides in solar tech debated at Asia Solar Energy Forum

"Although Chinese companies do not own the world's most advanced solar energy technologies, their technological level is above the global average. Furtherm Read Full Article..

Has economic power replaced military might ?

CAMBRIDGE - At the Cold War's end, some pundits proclaimed that "geo-economics" had replaced geopolitics. Economic power would become the key to succe Read Full Article..

Asia's new growth model

MILAN - Led by Asia, the share of the global economy held by emerging markets has risen steadily over recent decades. For the countries of Asia - especially its ris Read Full Article..

When will China's economy overtake America's?

BEIJING - Is China poised to surpass the United States to become the world's largest economy? The International Monetary Fund recently predicted that the size o Read Full Article..

Deng Xiaoping's bold vision has changed China

Thirty years ago, Deng Xiaoping set out an economic vision which seemed astonishing - a 70-year policy to transform China into an advanced economy. Read Full Article..

China contributes to stability in West Asia, North Africa

The current political unrest in some West Asian and North African nations has had a notable influence. Keeping a close watch on the development and changes to the s Read Full Article..

Timing is key in Pakistan-China aerobatics

The recent headlines have been dominated by the progressively deteriorating relationship between the United States and Pakistan. The killing of al-Qaeda leader Osam Read Full Article..

China drops the Gwadar hot potato

The occasion of Pakistan Prime Minister Yusuf Gilani's official visit to China was an opportunity for both parties to stake a claim to a post-United States futu Read Full Article..

Western "containment", an outdated kick

"Containment" both as a political term and as a means to countering expansion of rivaling strengths should have put to an end, with the end of the Cold Wa Read Full Article..

Report: China stealth fighter makes second test flight

China has had a second test flight of its J-20 stealth fighter jet, according to a report from the government-owned newspaper Global Times.
Under the headli Read Full Article..

China's stealth fighter could beat US' best: Report

WASHINGTON: The next generation stealth fighter under development by the Chinese military could rival America's best fighters in terms of speed, stealth and let Read Full Article..

60 years of friendship

High-level visits and dialogues are consolidating and expanding strategic partnership of China and Pakistan

The year 2011 marks the 60th anniversar Read Full Article..

Western fear of China may cost the world

The vast majority of discourses on China are characterized by at least one of the four following shortcomings, while some surprisingly narrow approaches combine all Read Full Article..

100 years of China's development path

The 30 years of reform and opening-up in China cannot be separated from the past 100 years of social development any more than they can be divorced from its 5,000 y Read Full Article..

Is China overtaking America?

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China to contribute most to 'Asian century'

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