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George N. Tzogopoulos
​Germany after Merkel
The next German government, irrespective of its political leanings, ought to be characterized by a determination to draw on Merkel's legacy and adapt to the changing environment.
In quest of stability
​Working together for a better world
A special year for China and Cyprus

Robert Griffiths
One hundred years of the CPC
Since the founding of the CPC a century ago, there have been many significant achievements which laid foundations for China's development of a modern industrial society.
Britain's government in disgrace, but Labour offers no alternative
Under Keir Starmer's leadership, Labour faces disaster
UK polling day test for Labour and Scotland

Tom Fowdy
China's pledge to promote global transition to clean energy
China's latest pledge to end the building of new overseas coal-fired power projects and help other developing countries to pursue low-carbon growth will advance the global transition to renewable energy.
China moving toward ecological civilization
​Britain's economic stagnation
US must drop zero-sum mentality about China

Shastri Ramachandaran
Northeast revival key test of supply-side reform
China's northeast, home to the old industrial bases for long, is on the brink of a major economic transformation.
Trump inaugural brings many fears, few cheers
Davos awaits Xi's pitch on responsive leadership
Premier Li keeps economy on course

Eugene Clark
Chinese higher education lays foundation for brighter future
As demonstrated by China's rise in world university rankings, its higher education sector continues to improve and will play a pivotal role in boosting future economic growth.
Higher education forever changed in a post-COVID-19 world
The role of disabled in society
Rise of micro-credentials and their role in society's future needs

John Ross
A turning point for China and the world
After managing to control the pandemic and eliminate poverty domestically last year, China has now set its sights on further economic growth, becoming a high-income economy and curbing climate change.
​CPC has delivered historical improvements for humanity
China's NPC tackles global slowdown and climate change
A trade war will cut US living standards

Dan Steinbock
China's living standards will continue to rise
As China's growth decelerates, international observers see the country approaching a "severe downturn." However, they miss the continuing rapid increase in Chinese living standards.
From resurgences in US to spillovers in Americas
World-class lessons from Shanghai FTZ
Obama-Trump geopolitics changing US attitudes toward China, world

Jin Liangxiang
SCO to make greater contribution to common prosperity
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), with the presence of Iran as a key member, is expected to make greater contributions to world peace and common prosperity.
Opportunities to rebuild security in the Middle East
Taliban returns amid failure of US interference policy
Israel-Palestine conflict: History repeats but with some changes

Tim Collard
'Two Sessions' 2019: Seeking solutions across the board
China passes broad-ranging policies in "Two Sessions" to boost economy, protect the environment and improve global relations.
Global strategy remains rooted in regional diplomacy
Decoding China's Ambassador to UK article
South-South cooperation increasingly important

Heiko Khoo
Dark clouds over the US economy
Fumbling and bumbling at both federal and state levels mean the overall prospects for the real economy in the U.S. are worse than at any time since the 1930s.
Will the world economy return to normal soon?
The post-pandemic slump
COVID-19 adds to the world's economic woes

Niranjan Sahoo
Making sense of the UN climate summit
Last month's UN climate summit in New York left much to be desired in the fight against global climate change, leaving China and India in a position to lead the charge.
Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party wins landslide victory again
Will CDAC serve as a catalyst for Asian exchange?
Social Media threats loom large in Indian general elections

Richard de Grijs
Human space exploration gains momentum with China advance
With the inauguration of China's new space station, the prospects for human space exploration look bright despite a number of challenges.
Complex Chang'e-5 mission on track to benefit China's spaceflight roadmap and int'l collaboration
Beyond the first thrill of Chang'e 4 moon landing
​'Two sessions' are a chance to address science and environment

Zhang Lijuan
Rethink about stakeholders in the antidumping chain
Whenever American commercial interests launch an antidumping action against China, the consequences can be bad for many other stakeholders in the supply chain.
Tougher trade policy does little for job creation
G20 for global economic governance
Make America's trade policy toward China sustainable

Shen Dingli
The uneven story of US-Japan relations
Despite his campaign rhetoric, Trump seems to be learning the rules of the game, and is likely to manage a delicate trilateral relationship with China and Japan.
Trump right to reaffirm US' commitment to one China
Trump's policies divide US, allies
One-China policy is nonnegotiable

Sumantra Maitra
The Migration crisis hits America
The tactic of unarmed masses mobbing and storming borders is here, and is here to stay. It happened in Europe, and it's happening in the U.S. now.
Paris riots reflect growing dissent in France
Europe's imperial delusions pose a real threat
Britain's Versailles moment

Mitchell Blatt
US elites double down on failure in Afghanistan
The American press and political elites agree that the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan was a mistake, but are career and business interests clouding their judgment?
Cause of France-US dispute runs deeper
Universal Beijing Resort proves a hit with visitors
Riding the rails in China

Sajjad Malik
China's green and low-carbon development philosophy
China was a driving force behind the 2015 Paris Agreement on dealing with climate change and remains committed to fulfilling its pledges and mobilizing more countries to protect our shared earthly home.
The need for multilateralism in time of COVID-19
China's journey down the digital highway
Striving for a green future

Giovanni Vimercati
Is Europe risking the most in the new Cold War?
A more impoverished Europe is likely if it gives up its political and economic sovereignty in favor of opposing Russia at the U.S.’s behest.
US-Cuba relations: too early to judge
Athens-Moscow: an (un)orthodox alliance?
Merkel dresses down Abe's revisionist tendencies

Jiang Shixue
How emerging economies should weather the post-pandemic era
Emerging economies stand to be hit significantly harder by the fallout of COVID-19 but there are steps that they can take to mitigate the economic and social damage.
The unlikelihood of a US-China decoupling
Challenges for the G20 in overcoming the pandemic
Global health governance in the post-COVID-19 era

Xu Peixi
The NSA's Orwellian invasion of China
The US spy machine is out of control.
US government lets go of ICANN
Mrs. Obama's visit is a stitch in time
China awakens to its vulnerability to cyber attacks from the US

Yi Xianrong
How big is China's debt risk?
Only by totally abandoning the current growth model of relying on credit investment and the real estate industry, can China's economy get out of the dilemma.
Correctly assessing China's current economic growth
Lower growth target shows new economic priorities
Prospect of RMB depreciation depends on what China’s central bank wants

Fan Jishe
Nuclear security: The end of the beginning
Now that the Nuclear Security Summits are said to have served their purpose, it is time to translate political stances into additional concrete measures and investment in nuclear security.
'Strategic Patience': Failed US North Korea policy
Time to see the big picture of Korean nuke issue
Xi-Obama summit: Shaping the future Sino-US relations

Tylor Claggett
The end of US quantitative easing: What does it mean?
The end of QE3 will have several immediate implications. It also affects China.
Should the US increase its minimum wage?
Mistakes that drove Detroit's decline
Has American democracy lost its way?

Yu Ning
The PBC RRR cut and China's economic transformation
Both the economic data and liquidity figures from recent weeks point to increasing pressures for further and effective easing.
Cooperation on the 'Belt and Road Initiatives'
The deposit insurance system will promote financial reform
PPP model and its impact on APEC

Ember Swift
Subway matchmaking ads reveal marital trends in China
Matchmaking ads in Beijing subways suggest finding a marriage partner is getting more high-tech -- but little has changed.
Ways to beat the crowds during China's National Holiday
Possible solutions to rural teachers shortage
Regrets provide a tool for improved learning

Luo Huaiyu
Xi and Ma's handshake makes history
In terms of symbolism and in a very real sense, the Singapore handshake between Xi Jinping and Ma Ying-jeou is a huge step forward.
The hegemonic bus driver on tenterhooks
The US moral standing in Asia
The harmony of Chinese dreams

Danny Quah
The simple arithmetic of China's growth slowdown
China in 2015 is a very different economy from even just 10 years earlier. China has changed far more than the world has in this time.
Decoding the Middle-Income Trap
China's growth could address imbalance
The UK and the Eurozone in the shifting global economy

Mu Guangzong
Is another baby boom likely in relaxed birth control?
The population issue in China today is more a problem of an imbalanced demographic structure, and a super-low birth rate.
China has a long way to go to raise its fertility rate
Family policy can succeed only with support
Moving toward the ideal gender ratio

Zhou Shixin
Substantial progress in RCEP negotiations amid global trade turmoil
Despite the forceful trade approach of the U.S. and its impact on the global multilateral free trade system, the RCEP has made significant progress on a variety of economic and trade deals, ultimately hoping to conclude negotiations by 2019.
Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China
Achieving the FTAAP is the destiny of APEC
The AIIB boosts Asian confidence in connectivity

Wei Hongxia
What does the US-Cuba reconciliation mean?
The last vestiges of the Cold War in Latin America have been removed. The U.S. is resetting its relations with its southern neighbors and improving its image among them.
US diplomacy in 2014: Confidence and challenges
The impact of Obama's spring East Asia visit
Action stations

Zhao Jinglun
Obituary: Zhao Jinglun
Veteran journalist, academic and China.org.cn columnist Zhao Jinglun passed away Saturday morning at 5:55am.
The Ukraine crisis - who is responsible?
War is cruelty
World order and regime change
Will the world economy return to normal soon?
The post-pandemic slump
COVID-19 adds to the world's economic woes
The problem with Abenomics
Dynamics and prospects for the world economy
Mocking the US election is a severe misjudgment
The Xi-Ma meeting sets historic milestone
'China Threat' not an excuse for US 'Asia-Pacific Pivot'
Common destiny needs stability
African upheaval: What should China do?

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